The 500 developed 18bhp from its 499cc engine, while the 595 upped that to 27bhp with a 595cc motor

Throwback Thursday 1966: the Fiat 500 and Abarth 595

Our test of Fiat's fantastic miniature in newly updated form coincided with the introduction of its 27bhp hot hatch Abarth sister to the UK

14 June 2018
News
Throwback Thursday
Dieselgate: Volkswagen accepts £880 million fine from German court

Dieselgate: Volkswagen accepts £880 million fine from German court

Brunswick court has fined Volkswagen AG €1 billion “in the context of the diesel crisis”

13 June 2018
News
Industry
Fisker Orbit shuttle to use in-wheel motors

Fisker Orbit autonomous electric shuttle to use in-wheel motors

Pioneering in-wheel electric motor technology will be applied to Fisker's 'other' project - an autonomous electric shuttle

13 June 2018
News
New cars
The Skoda Fabia has been shown at Geneva
The Skoda Fabia has been shown at Geneva

Facelifted Skoda Fabia priced at £11,160

A new look, no diesel engines and updated equipment lead the comprehensively updated supermini

13 June 2018
News
Geneva motor show
Best-sellers by body type
We've teamed up with industry analyst JATO Dynamics to bring you the best-selling cars in Europe by bodystyle. Take a look through to see the winner of each segment

2018's most popular cars in Europe by market segment

Want to know what the best-selling SUV is in Europe? How about the most popular sports car? The top SUV, MPV or sports car? The answers are here

13 June 2018
News
New cars

Was the Range Rover P38A a true Range Rover?

We investigate the Rangey's difficult second album

13 June 2018
Slideshow

Volkswagen's do-it-all Beetle turns 80

Join us as we explore the Beetle’s multifaceted history.

13 June 2018
Slideshow
McLaren 570LT

Upcoming 600bhp McLaren 570LT to get top-exit exhausts

Hardcore model with more power and less weight than 570S will be revealed on 28 June

13 June 2018
News
Geneva motor show
Jeep Renegade 2018 review hero front

Jeep Renegade 2018 review

Jeep hopes that new engines and some stylish design tweaks will return its Renegade to the sharp end of the increasingly competitive small SUV class

13 June 2018
First Drive

The Classic Grand Tour 2018

All the lovely sights from a very special classic tour.

13 June 2018
Slideshow

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