The National Hot Rod Thunder 500 event takes place in Ipswich on Saturday

They think it's all oval... It is now

Six leading British Touring Car Championship competitors are switching codes to try National Hot Rod short-oval racing this weekend

by Matt James
10 June 2015
BTCC
The Land Wind X7 made headlines in 2014 for all the wrong reasons

Chinese car designers hit back over copycat claims

Car design in China is changing, but before the industry can move forward, the country's copycat design image needs to be addressed

by Darren Moss
10 June 2015
Industry

Honda’s comeback starts with the Civic Type R

It's a big year for Honda, and the Type R shows that its engineers are still able to create something truly special

by Jim Holder
10 June 2015
New cars
Many manufacturers are currently running trials for autonomous and connected vehicles

China is betting big on an autonomous future

Chinese manufacturers and suppliers are being told to step up their game in the race towards autonomous vehicles

by Darren Moss
9 June 2015
Industry
Autocar is racing in the Radical SR1 Cup

Radical SR1 Cup race diary: an incident-packed debut at Silverstone

Silverstone hosted the first round of the Radical SR1 Cup, and Autocar's man was in the wars on his debut

by Mark Tisshaw
8 June 2015
Motorsport
The Land Wind X7 bears more than a passing resemblance to the Range Rover Evoque

The changing face of China's automotive industry

Chinese manufacturers face criticism for 'copycat' western designs, but in the face of struggling brand awareness can they really be blamed?

by Darren Moss
8 June 2015
Industry

First-timer cars for under £1000

Which cars make sensible, cheap buys for young, newly qualified drivers? James Ruppert reveals all

by James Ruppert
8 June 2015
Anything goes

No more paper counterpart driving licences - what does it mean?

From today the DVLA is scrapping the paper counterpart driving licence, a minor (but significant) change

by Darren Moss
8 June 2015
Anything goes

Radical SR1 Cup race diary: what's it like to drive a racing car?

The first race meeting in our Radical SR1 racer is upon us, so just what does it feel like to drive a racing car for the first time?

by Mark Tisshaw
5 June 2015
Motorsport

Ferrari Dino's revival is the first evidence of Marchionne's direction

What will change at Ferrari with Sergio Marchionne at the wheel? Our bet would be a lot

by Mark Tisshaw
4 June 2015
New cars

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