Hilton Holloway Associate editor

Hilton has two product design degrees and used to design mountain bikes. Realised that cars were a lot more interesting in 1990, and has been writing about them ever since.
Piech's career spanned the creation of the Porsche 917 to become the head of the supervisory board

Piech's ousting from VW is not the final act

Ferdinand Piech's resignation as head of the VW supervisory board is the beginning, not the end, of a battle for VW's future

27 April 2015
Blog
World record holder Andy Green flies jet fighters for a living

It's not easy being green - how to crack 1000mph

We sit down with the fastest man on wheels, RAF Wing Commander Andy Green, to discuss the challenge that lies ahead

25 April 2015
News
Shown in March this year, Aston calls the DBX an all-wheel drive GT crossover'

Aston Martin could build new plant in Alabama

Building new facility near the Mercedes factory 'could make sense' says company chief

24 April 2015
News
The new Espace is a seven seater and described by the company as a 'crossover'.

2015 Renault Espace Intens Energy dCi160 review

Renault replaces its classic flagship MPV with a new take on the seven-seat utility vehicle, but it's not for sale in the UK

23 April 2015
First Drive
MG GS on display at the Shanghai motor show

Will an SUV finally give MG some traction?

The MG GS has launched in China and is due in the UK next year. Hilton Holloway asks whether this could be the car which restores MG to significance in the new car market.

22 April 2015
Blog
Volkswagen C Coupé GTE

Luxurious VW C Coupe GTE concept revealed at Shanghai show

Big new concept car offers a glimpse of a new sub-Phaeton model and VW's future design language

19 April 2015
News
Martin Winterkorn will now be chairman of the VW Group beyond 2016.

Winterkorn wins battle to remain boss of Volkswagen Group

Supervisory board turns against chairman Piëch and vows to extended Winterkorn's contract beyond 2016

17 April 2015
News

All-new Mini Clubman caught in final testing

The biggest Mini yet will go on sale later this year

15 April 2015
News
Martin Winterkorn seen with German Chancellor Angela Merkel

Leadership turmoil at VW as sales slip

VW Group boss Martin Winterkorn's position looks fragile as margins and sales slip at the VW brand

15 April 2015
News
Can you guess how much a replacement 21in Audi Q7 alloy wheel costs from a main dealer?

The high cost of modern premium motoring

Parts prices could make today's upmarket cars unaffordable for the ordinary motorist

15 April 2015
Blog

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    Whether the original BMW X5 M has diluted the brand is a moot point. However, there's no doubt that this second iteration is a cracking car
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    The original S-Max was a game changer – your only option if you wanted a fun, seven-seat MPV. The new model aims to be the same, only better.
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    Space and practicality has never been an issue for the Seat Leon ST, and thanks to a Cupra 280 engine it's now fast, too - but does it gel as a package?
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    Ariel's third model is the best yet - in fact, it's one of the best driving experiences we've ever had
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