Car news

  • Autocar magazine 17 September preview

    Autocar magazine 17 September preview

    BMW i8 road test; Porsche Cayman GTS vs Jaguar F-type; Renault Twingo vs Volkswagen Up; Audi's A9 plan revealed

    17 September 2014 7:02am
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    This week in Autocar
  • Third-gen Honda Jazz to go on sale next Summer

    New Honda Jazz to go on sale next summer

    Improved refinement and increased load-lugging capacity among the key changes for the third-generation supermini, due to reach the UK in July 2015

    16 September 2014 11:02pm
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    Motor shows
  • New style and tech for facelifted Ford C-Max

    New style and tech for facelifted Ford C-Max

    Ford promises better interior quality and better handling for its updated C-Max, which will make its debut at the Paris motor show next month

    16 September 2014 11:02pm
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    Motor shows
  • Renault to show 282mpg Eolab concept car at Paris motor show

    Renault to show 282mpg Eolab concept car at Paris motor show

    New petrol-electric hybrid concept car previews a B-segment hybrid that's set to arrive within ten years

    16 September 2014 4:01pm
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    Motor shows
  • Bentley Mulsanne Speed unveilved

    Bentley Mulsanne Speed unveiled

    Bentley adds a sportier Mulsanne Speed to its line-up, with 530bhp and a 190mph top speed; it will come to UK showrooms later this year for £252,200

    16 September 2014 12:02pm
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  • BMW 520d Touring first drive review

    BMW 520d Touring first drive review

    Punchy, refined and ever so frugal, BMW’s latest diesel engine provides the 520d with a new lease of life

    16 September 2014 11:15am
    First Drive
  • Toyota reveals rugged urban SUV concept

    Toyota reveals rugged urban SUV concept

    Rugged Urban Utility vehicle is aimed at US town and city dwellers who need to carry lots of gear

    16 September 2014 9:42am
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    New cars
  • New Rolls-Royce Phantom spotted - first pictures

    New Rolls-Royce Phantom interior spied

    Second-generation Phantom to share hybrid powertrain with new 7-series, as latest spy shots reveal new car's interior for the first time

    16 September 2014 9:15am
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    New cars
  • Camp Jeep 2014 report and gallery

    Camp Jeep 2014 report and gallery

    New, classic and modified Jeeps congregate in Italy for a weekend of off-roading and entertainment in the first manufacturer-supported event in Europe

    16 September 2014
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    Motoring
  • Fiat 500X crossover gets early debut in leaked picture

    Fiat 500X crossover gets early debut in leaked picture

    The first reportedly-official image of Fiat's new 500-based crossover has appeared online weeks before the model's planned debut at the Paris motor show

    15 September 2014
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Driven this week

  • Volkswagen e-Golf

    Volkswagen e-Golf

    Car review
    16 September 2014 3:39pm

    The Golf turns pure electric in characteristically understated style

  • BMW 520d Touring first drive review

    BMW 520d Touring first drive review

    First drive
    16 September 2014 11:15am

    Punchy, refined and ever so frugal, BMW’s latest diesel engine provides the 520d with a new lease of life

  • Seat Leon ST FR 1.4 TSI ACT first drive review

    Seat Leon ST FR 1.4 TSI ACT first drive review

    First drive
    15 September 2014

    The Leon ST beats all competitors on style, and thanks to this new petrol engine is also remarkably efficient

  • Mini five-door first drive review

    Mini five-door first drive review

    First drive
    13 September 2014

    New five-door Mini widens the car's appeal, but this particular variant is thwarted by the presence of more practical, cheaper rivals

  • 2014 Porsche Cayenne Turbo first drive review

    2014 Porsche Cayenne Turbo first drive review

    First drive
    12 September 2014

    Steroidal SUV packs more power, more torque and the kind of dynamic ability that would leave many sports cars trailing