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.

2016 Kia Sportage 2.0 GDi 3 auto review

Kia has developed a better-mannered, more sophisticated Sportage for 2016

1 September 2015
First Drive

Kia promises new sports car 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

5 August 2015
News

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
News

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
Blog

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
Blog

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
News

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
News

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
News

Sharp-looking Kia must drive like it looks to break Europe

Kia sells a lot of Optimas in the USA but it's still a rare sight elsewhere. Richard Bremner thinks the new model may change that.

1 April 2015
Blog

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Driven this week

  • First Drive
    1 September 2015
    Kia has developed a better-mannered, more sophisticated Sportage for 2016
  • First Drive
    31 August 2015
    Thought the 3 Series was losing its edge? Well it's back, with a facelifted version that offers improved performance and dynamics. Does it reclaim its top spot after our drive on UK roads?
  • First Drive
    27 August 2015
    BMW gives its flagship 7 Series an extensive overhaul in a bid to tempt buyers of luxury cars away from the Mercedes S-Class, Audi's A8 and the Jaguar XJ
  • First Drive
    26 August 2015
    New Qashqai rival majors on practicality and usability and benefits from a long warranty, but lower-specification versions are the better bet
  • First Drive
    26 August 2015
    Go-faster Bentley Continental feels effortlessly quick despite its considerable weight