Will it drift? 2021 Volkswagen Golf R video review

Wolfsburg's hotted Golf now has a dedicated drift mode - does it deliver, or does all-wheel drive get in the way?


Autocar Business Live: the truth about autonomous cars webinar

Watch the live interview on 26 May with Bosch’s Jürgen Müller and Matthew Avery from Thatcham Research


Autocar confidential: Audi's post-ICE strategy, Kia goes Soul-searching and more

Our reporters empty their notebooks to round up a week in gossip from across the automotive industry


Autocar's Great Women podcast: Stellantis's Alison Jones

In the first of our Great Women podcasts, we chat to Stellantis boss Alison Jones about the world’s newest car manufacturer, her career, and why a 6:30am start helps

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Online sales will rise but showrooms will remain a necessity

Analysis: A return to business as usual?

The switch to electric is overshadowing other big changes on the automotive horizon

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The 3 Series’ diesel four is a motorway dream

Writer’s block: Autocar's favourite car engines

As we’ve just been reminded, by no measure are all engines equal. Here, the Autocar team wax lyrical about their favourites


Semiconductor crisis: Nissan's record annual loss, Ford predicts 50% capacity in Q2

Chip shortage “a whole automotive industry challenge,” says Nissan COO Ashwani Gupta

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The electric cars with the best real-world range

Range estimates are exactly that - estimates. We show you what you can expect from an EV in the real-world


The fastest electric cars

Gone are the days when buying an EV meant pottering around in a Nissan Leaf. Now, EVs are proper speed machines, as these 12 cars show

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Rallying classic cars is a popular pursuit, not least in Britain

Historic rallying aims to go green with carbon-neutral goal

Organising body has devised a strategy that should reduce its environmental footprint


New Mini Cooper S 2021 video review: Still a great hot hatch?

A mid-life update has given the Mini Cooper S some fresh looks and technology upgrades - has that changed its place in the hot hatch pecking order?



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