Richard Bremner Senior contributing editor

Used to work for British Leyland; is now one of Autocar's most senior scribes. Despite having driven many vastly superior vehicles, he's currently hankering after a Triumph TR7.

Seat plans seven-seat SUV as part of three-model plan

A large Seat crossover is being planned to cap the Spanish manufacturer's three-model SUV family

29 September 2015

Kia's 'GT' sports car will arrive by 2020

Kia's new sports car will take inspiration from the GT and GT4 Stinger concept cars, and be on sale by the end of the decade

23 September 2015
The new Vauxhall Astra was unveiled at the Frankfurt motor show

Vauxhall ramps up product offensive with new SUV and electric vehicle

General Motors chief Mary Barra reaffirms plans for 29 new European models through Vauxhall and Opel between 2016 and 2020

15 September 2015

Cadillac plots a full-scale European assault

American luxury icon planning to offer a full range of cars in the UK, including diesel and right-hand drive models.

23 July 2015

Riding with GM's number two, Dan Ammann

The stars heading up the hill at Goodwood tend to be racing drivers, pop stars and celebrity chefs - we take a ride with one of GM's top bosses

28 June 2015

Passenger ride in the Aston Martin Vantage GT12 with Matt Becker

Aston Martin's new head of vehicle dynamics charges up the hill at Goodwood in the Vantage GT12

27 June 2015

2016 Bentley Bentayga - passenger ride

The Bentayga SUV is unlike any Bentley before it and is undergoing the most intensive test programme in the firm’s history before it goes on sale next year

23 June 2015

Mazda plans big efficiency gains

Petrol engines fitted to Mazdas in five years’ time will be significantly more fuel efficient than today’s

15 June 2015

2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider review

The 4C improves, and the Spider is a good conversion, but it remains dynamically troubled and absurdly expensive

21 May 2015
First Drive
A hot V40 could come with as much as 315bhp

Volvo V40 Polestar planned

V40 hatchback could join current S60 and V60 Polestar models and be powered by a new four-cylinder engine

29 April 2015


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