Jim Holder Editor

Covered everything from F1 and the WRC to stock car racing and autograss while spending more than a decade at Autosport and Motorsport News. Switched from being editor of What Car? to editor at Autocar. Then went back to What Car? for a second spell... before returning to Autocar once again.
Renault Alpine concept

Renault Alpine concept interior leaked ahead of imminent reveal

New Alpine concept interior revealed ahead of 16 February unveiling; 300bhp hardcore production version lined up, as latest spy pictures show the £50,000 model in testing

11 February 2016
News

2016 Hyundai i20 Active 1.0 T-GDi 100 review

Our continued thirst for anything and everything SUV prompts Hyundai to launch this new i20 Active. We drive it on UK roads

10 February 2016
First Drive
Tony Whitehorn

Hyundai boss: car sales on the cusp of a revolution

Internet sales, home deliveries and no haggling are “inevitable”, says Tony Whitehorn

10 February 2016
News
Car emissions testing

Car emissions: legality vs morality

Should emissions scandal outrage extend beyond the scorn being poured on motor manufacturers?

4 February 2016
Blog
Mercedes C220 BlueTec

Mercedes rejects real-world NOx criticism

Mercedes clarifies its stance in the wake of new Dutch environment agency emissions findings

4 February 2016
News
RDE emissions tests start in 2017

Controversy rages as new real-world emissions regs pass crucial vote

Concerns over accuracy of test equipment means legally mandated NOx limit can be exceeded by more than 100%

3 February 2016
News
Tata Nano

Opinion: what price do you put on life?

The rise of economy cars has sparked tensions over safety

3 February 2016
Blog
Maserati Granturismo

Maserati to introduce hybrids by 2020 to meet average emissions targets

Harald Wester, boss of Maserati, is on record as saying electric vehicles are "nonsense", but the Italian sports car firm is still planning to introduce plug-in hybrids

26 January 2016
News
Audi Q3 CO2 scandal

VW emissions scandal: Audi and Seat deny CO2 cover-up

Audi A1, A4 and Q3 and Seat Ibiza and Leon derivatives have had their fuel economy and CO2 emissions revised

25 January 2016
News
Audi A1 Co2 emissions have changed

VW emissions scandal: So what’s the VW Group done this time?

Autocar has uncovered evidence of Audi and Seat quietly raising official CO2 figures; we ponder the ramifications

25 January 2016
Blog

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