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.
Volvo XC90 autonomous car trials

Autonomous cars could put drivers at risk, says insurance industry

Route to accident-free fully autonomous driving by 2025 presents drivers with new challenges

3 May 2016

Peugeot backs all-electric rallycross series

French car maker believes electrified racing will boost rate of development in road car technology

29 April 2016
German car maker recall

Mercedes-Benz joins Audi, Suzuki and Vauxhall in diesel recall in UK

More and more manufacturers are announcing voluntary recalls on affected vehicles following German government investigation

28 April 2016
VW Muller board results AGM

VW: compensation, electric cars, budget cars… and a smoking gun?

Today's VW Group annual results press conference included a surprising admission in the official documents

28 April 2016
VW loss profits emissions
VW has revealed its financial performance for 2015

Former VW boss Winterkorn to receive £7m, firm admits diesel fixes delayed

New VW Group boss Matthias Müller admits diesel emissions fix has been delayed, but pledges it will be completed on time

28 April 2016

UK car production continues to grow in first quarter of 2016

Jaguar Land Rover, Nissan, Honda and Toyota are leading the way with UK car production; all-time record could be broken by 2020

28 April 2016
Fiat emissions strategy investigation

Fiat under investigation for irregular emissions strategy

Germany's authorities have discovered that NOx reduction system switches off after 22 minutes; official emissions test lasts 20 minutes

25 April 2016

Stuff regulatory emissions requirements – what about moral ones?

Sections of the car industry are being increasingly exposed as morally inadequate; the only solution is immediate action

25 April 2016
Ian Callum Jaguar

Ian Callum says Jaguar is ready to "explore all avenues", including a smaller SUV

Design boss is open to any kind of car as a future Jaguar model, but not F-Pace derivatives

23 April 2016
Volkswagen emissions

UK government confirms VW as only car maker to use emissions cheat device

£1m government tests confirm VW Group was cheating, but while all other cars tested are legal, almost all have "disappointing" real-world emissions

21 April 2016


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