Skoda Scala

Opinion: Tech focus shows Skoda is ready to lead instead of follow

Scala’s debut proves Skoda is more than one of the VW Group’s 'budget' brands

by Tom Morgan
6 December 2018
New cars
Lotus Evora 400
A potential range of Lotus SUVs could fund more intensive sports car development

Opinion: Porsche shows Lotus the way

Big plans at Lotus seem to follow a similar pattern to the one that Porsche has perfected, which could mean great things for the British marque

by Mark Tisshaw
6 December 2018
New cars

LEVC’s electric taxi revolution is continuing apace

With more than 1000 TX taxis already operating in the UK, 2019 looks an even bigger year for the Coventry firm

by Lawrence Allan
5 December 2018
Industry
The diesel scandal did tremendous harm to Volkswagen's reputation in America, a market that it tried to conquer with the promise of a 'clean diesel.'

What happened to the diesels Volkswagen had to buy back in the US?

Thousands of diesel-powered Volkswagens were bought back by the company after Dieselgate. Where will they all end up?

by Richard Bremner
3 December 2018
LA motor show
VW ID Buzz Cargo concept

Opinion: VW ID Buzz Cargo could be a better throwback than the Beetle

As Volkswagen's first mass-produced car finally approaches the end of the line, the company is reviving its second

by Hilton Holloway
30 November 2018
New cars
LA show
So many new cars, such small margins...

Insight: America's new car market is on a knife-edge

New cars are being revealed in droves at the Los Angeles motor show, but concern is growing for the survival of the US market

by Hilton Holloway
29 November 2018
LA motor show
David Brown Speedback GT

Why a small Coventry-based engineering firm is opening up in California

Describing itself as a “miniature OEM", Envisage is capitalising on the start-up culture of the Sunshine State

by Rachel Burgess
29 November 2018
LA motor show
Even the Corvetee couldn't lure many people into Chevrolet's LA stand

GM’s eerily quiet LA show stands reveal the sad state of the US giant

Chevrolet, Cadillac, GMC and Buick show displays were empty for most of the first show day, which seems to reflect General Motor's financial woes

by Lawrence Allan
29 November 2018
Industry
Kia Soul EV LA motor show debut

Why does the Kia Soul have an image problem in the UK?

Kia will sell the recently-revealed Soul as a pure EV in the UK in the hope of recreating its youth-oriented image in the US

by Lawrence Allan
28 November 2018
LA motor show
Audi E-tron GT concept official reveal - interior design

Car makers are looking beyond emissions to create a greener world

The industry is reacting to growing consumer demand for sustainable materials

by Rachel Burgess
28 November 2018
Industry

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