Julian Rendell Industry editor

The man with the legendary contacts book. Once went 'under the wire' to scoop a secret Honda; also navigated a Fiat 127 in a road rally. Says the latter was only marginally more risky.

VW emissions scandal: what next for Volkswagen?

The future of Volkswagen, diesels and emissions testing have all been discussed at length - these are the key questions that need to be answered

25 September 2015

Opinion - emissions test procedure must change sooner rather later

The new WLTP testing system will shake things up in emissions testing, but will it go far enough on all fronts?

24 September 2015

VW emissions scandal: other manufacturers deny cheating

Official statements on emissions test cheating from BMW, Ford, Mercedes, JLR, Peugeot, Citroën, Lamborghini, Bentley, Porsche and Renault

24 September 2015
Porsche Mission E concept

Continuity is the key to Porsche's success

The Porsche engineering team spans the generations and Rendell thinks this will stand the company in good stead going forward

17 September 2015

How Volkswagen owned the night before the Frankfurt motor show

It's become a tradition for Volkswagen to unveil its new vehicles on the night before the Frankfurt show, and this year saw some excellent new metal take centre stage

15 September 2015

2018 Jeep Wrangler - first spy shots

All-new Jeep Wrangler has commenced hot-weather testing in the US desert ahead of its planned launch in 2018

11 September 2015

2016 Porsche Panamera - latest spy pictures show new interior

The 2016 Porsche Panamera has been spotted testing on several occasions, with latest spy pictures showing the car's luxurious cabin

3 August 2015
Nissan's Qashqai won't follow the example set by the Juke in getting a Nismo-tuned version

Nismo-tuned Nissan Qashqai ruled out

Nissan officials pour cold water on any idea of a Nismo-tuned Qashqai, choosing instead to focus on the Juke and GT-R product lines

29 June 2015

Morgan's Aero 8 shows the majesty of Goodwood

We ride shotgun in Morgan's new Aero 8, a car that seems especially suited to Lord March's annual garden party

29 June 2015

Bentley confirms plans to build Speed 6 sports car or baby SUV

Management is weighing up appeal of new two-seater or sub-Bentayga SUV; decision in 2016 or 2017

27 June 2015


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