Steve Cropley Editor-in-chief

The old fart of the office, Steve stays keen because he loves all things new and different, especially the current strain of ultra-efficient cars. 'There has been more fundamental change in the past six or seven years of my hacking career than in the previous 30,' he says. 'I can hardly wait to see what car-makers give us next week, let alone next year.' Follow Steve on Google+

Building the 2,000,000th Land Rover Defender

The two millionth Defender is a bit special - and not just because we made its bonnet

28 August 2015
News

Reborn TVR sells out 2017 allocation for new sports car

Revitalised TVR will bring four new sports cars to market, starting in 2017, and has already sold out the first year's allocation

27 August 2015
News

2016 Jaguar F-Pace to use F-Type chassis technology

Jaguar says its upcoming F-Pace SUV will be a true driver's car, and will use chassis technology from the F-type sports car

25 August 2015
News
After F1, Justin Wilson carved a decent career in US motor racing

Fond memories of riding shotgun with Justin Wilson

British racing driver Justin Wilson, who has died from head injuries sustained in an accident on Sunday, was a fine racer and an even better bloke

25 August 2015
Blog

Cropley on cars - Handling Day looms; new Smart Fortwo has grown up

Honda Civic Type R is my personal Handling Day favourite; swapping old Smart ForTwo for new; Driving license change is pleasantly uncomplicated

24 August 2015
News

The auction bible - how Glass's Guide decides the value of your car

How does the trade decide what your car is worth and how much you’ll pay for your next used buy? We find out

21 August 2015
News

2015 Aston Martin DB9 GT review

Aston's DB9 bows out of its 13-year run with GT edition. We drive it on UK roads and to Le Mans to see if it's the best yet

18 August 2015
First Drive

Predicting the automotive future - a practical view

Professor Neville Jackson doesn't need a crystal ball to predict the future trends of motoring - in fact, it's his business to know

18 August 2015
Blog
The Rocket Speedster concept was unveiled at Pebble Beach

Fisker-Galpin Rocket Speedster concept unveiled at Pebble Beach

Open-top Speedster concept is based on the sixth-generation Ford Mustang, as Henrik Fisker teams up with the world's largest Ford dealer

17 August 2015
News

Cropley on cars - Defender is an instant classic; Ferrari FF is never ordinary

Now is the time to buy a Land Rover Defender, Ferrari FF shoes cruising ability, celebrating the Ford Transit

17 August 2015
News

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