Ex-Fangio Mercedes sells for £19.6m
The car sold was the victor at the German and Swiss grand prix in 1954
Goodwood Festival of Speed

Ex-Fangio Mercedes sells for £19.6m

A Mercedes grand prix car raced by Juan Manuel Fangio has sold for a record-breaking £19.6m

14 July 2013
Ex-Fangio Mercedes sells for £19.6m
New Citroën C4 Grand Picasso revealed
The C4 Grand Picasso uses the same EMP2 platform as the five seat C4 Picasso
New cars

New Citroën Grand C4 Picasso revealed

Citroën Grand C4 Picasso uses the same space-saving EMP2 platform as its five-seat brother, set to go on sale early 2014

26 June 2013
New Citroën Grand C4 Picasso revealed
Fiat 500L MPW revealed
Fiat 500L MPW is a seven-seat version of the popular supermini
New cars

Fiat 500L MPW revealed

Seven-seat version of the Fiat 500 to go on sale later this year

18 June 2013
Fiat 500L MPW revealed
Business

New car sales up in February

Increase in sales figures during typically quiet February augurs well for this month's plate change

14 March 2013
New car sales up in February
Seventh-generation Golf GTI will face rivals from Ford, Kia and Vauxhall
Geneva motor show

Geneva motor show 2013: Volkswagen Golf GTI

Mk7 version of the GTI available with either 217bhp or 227bhp turbocharged 2.0-litre engine

5 March 2013
Geneva motor show 2013: Volkswagen Golf GTI
Styling influence from Vision D concept is evident
Geneva motor show

Geneva motor show 2013: Skoda Octavia hatchback

Skoda’s new family hatchback has grown in size and is on sale in the UK later this month; vRS models are due in the summer

5 March 2013
Geneva motor show 2013: Skoda Octavia hatchback
Golf R Cabriolet will become Volkswagen's fastest-ever convertible and will be share its look with the Concept, pictured
New cars

Volkswagen Golf R Cabriolet for 2013 launch

Volkswagen is readying the Golf R Cabriolet, the fastest drop-top Volkswagen to date

20 December 2012
Volkswagen Golf R Cabriolet for 2013 launch
New cars

Autocar's top 10 videos of 2012

Autocar's videos are noisy, technicolour and unconventional. And the only place where you'll find a Subaru more popular than an Aston

18 December 2012
Autocar's top 10 videos of 2012
Skoda Rapid will arrive in Britain later this year, priced from £12,900
Paris motor show

Paris motor show 2012: Skoda Rapid

Skoda has officially unveiled the Rapid – a family hatch aimed at the VW Golf and Ford Focus

26 September 2012
Paris motor show 2012: Skoda Rapid
The new Nissan NV200 taxi for London will go on sale next year
New cars

Nissan reveals new London taxi

Nissan's new London taxi is '50 per cent more fuel efficient' than current London cabs and could save cabbies £1000 per year in fuel bills

6 August 2012
Nissan reveals new London taxi

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Porsche 911 GTS hybrid front quarter
Porsche claims 0-62mph in 3.0sec – 0.4sec quicker than the previous GTS
New cars

Porsche 911 GTS goes hybrid for 534bhp and blistering track pace

28 May 2024
Porsche 911 GTS goes hybrid for 534bhp and blistering track pace

Motorsport news

McLaren Senna liveries F1 hypercar front
Both the Senna hypercar and the MCL38 F1 racer receive special schemes
Motorsport

McLaren unveils Ayrton Senna tributes for Monaco Grand Prix

21 May 2024
McLaren unveils Ayrton Senna tributes for Monaco Grand Prix