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2019-06-17, 04:55

BMW X3 M Competition 2019 review Has many of the dynamic hallmarks of BMW’s best M cars, but lacks a bit of effusive performance charm and SUV-typical dynamic versatility. The BMW ...
2019-06-17, 00:13

BMW X4 M Competition 2019 review M Division's 503bhp version of the smaller BMW SUV-coupé has striking pace and sporting purpose This is the other new M Division performance SUV – ...
2019-06-17, 00:13

BTCC Croft: Jordan wins race two ahead of WSR team-mate Turkington WSR driver Andrew Jordan wrapped up his second British Touring Car Championship victory in succession at Croft, leading home team-mate Colin Turkingt...
2019-06-16, 23:39

WRX Norway: Marklund claims first series win at suddenly wet Hell Double European Rallycross champion Anton Marklund claimed a maiden World Rallycross victory as conditions suddenly turned torrential at the Norwegia...
2019-06-16, 23:39

Vinales slams Lorenzo for causing four-bike Barcelona MotoGP crash Maverick Vinales criticised Jorge Lorenzo for causing a four-bike crash in MotoGP's Catalan Grand Prix, saying the Honda rider made a "rookie mistake...
2019-06-16, 23:39

Smith gets grid penalty for Espargaro crash in Barcelona MotoGP race Aprilia test rider Bradley Smith has been given a three-place grid penalty for his next MotoGP appearance for causing his collision with team-mate Al...
2019-06-16, 23:39

MotoGP Barcelona: Marquez defends Lorenzo over multi-rider crash Catalan Grand Prix winner Marc Marquez says his Honda MotoGP team-mate Jorge Lorenzo "was not out of control" when he caused a multi-rider crash on l...
2019-06-16, 23:39

MotoGP Barcelona: Lorenzo accepts blame for multi-rider crash Honda's Jorge Lorenzo accepts the blame for causing the multi-bike pile-up that also eliminated Maverick Vinales, Valentino Rossi and Andrea Dovizios...
2019-06-16, 23:39

Lopez "cried back to pits" after puncture drama cost Le Mans win Toyota's Jose Maria Lopez says the puncture that cost him and his team-mates a probable Le Mans 24 Hours victory made him "cry all the way back to th...
2019-06-16, 23:39

BTCC Croft: Chilton wins race three after wet tyre choice, Cook P2 Tom Chilton was victorious in the final British Touring Car Championship race at Croft and Jason Plato returned to the podium thanks to their respect...
2019-06-16, 23:39

Toyota considered Le Mans 24 Hours order swap after Lopez puncture Toyota considered swapping its cars before the end of the Le Mans 24 Hours after puncture drama cost the previously dominant #7 car the lead, says te...
2019-06-16, 23:39

Video: How heartbreak settled Le Mans and what does Alonso do next? The World Endurance Championship superseason concluded with the 2019 Le Mans 24 Hours, where late puncture-induced drama for the #7 Toyota handed the...
2019-06-16, 23:39

Le Mans 24 Hours: Toyota's Alonso, Buemi & Nakajima Win For Second Year In A Row Toyota secured its second victory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans dominating the endurance race with a 1-2 finish. The manufacturer's No. 8 TS050 piloted ...
2019-06-16, 22:26

‘Are saloon cars dead? Don’t be daft. They’re very much alive’ Opinion 16 Jun, 2019 Mike Rutherford thinks the archetypal saloon-type car is suffering an identity crisis, but will still be around fo...
2019-06-16, 22:00

What Toyota's next EVs will look like -- and why Toyota had an EV plan. And now it has some EV concepts to help us visualize it. Global design boss Simon Humphries explains the design philosophy beh...
2019-06-16, 20:26

Review: The 2019 F-150 Raptor is Ford's most capable, fun 4X4 pickup truck On a muddy trail in the backwoods of rural Ohio, the Raptor thundered down a muddy trail, flattened bumps, smashed through craters and splashed throu...
2019-06-16, 18:26

A day in the life of Britain's exotic car transporters Rare and expensive cars require bespoke expert care and attention for transportation Shifting expensive supercars is a risky business, and as we di...
2019-06-16, 17:13

The motorsport legend who runs an MOT centre: Autocar meets Ronnie Grant Grant has run Clapham North MOT under the London railway arches since 1960 Ronnie Grant started racing aged 41 but soon made up for lost time, with...
2019-06-16, 17:13

WRC Rally Italy: Ott Tanak on brink of third straight victory Toyota driver Ott Tanak is two stages away from a third consecutive World Rally Championship event victory as he leads Rally Italy by 28.7 seconds ov...
2019-06-16, 16:00

Le Mans 24 Hours: Long-time LMP2 leader G-Drive hits trouble G-Drive lost the LMP2 lead to Signatech-Alpine with a problem in the 19th hour of the Le Mans 24 Hours, as the two Toyotas got further apart at the f...
2019-06-16, 16:00

Le Mans 24 Hours: Toyotas two minutes apart with four hours left The two Toyotas remained evenly matched on pace as Kamui Kobayashi maintained the #7 TS050 HYBRID's near-two minute lead over the #7 car at the Le Ma...
2019-06-16, 16:00

Shifter kart run reiterated Formula 1's flaws to Romain Grosjean Romain Grosjean says time spent driving a 125cc gearbox kart reiterated how Formula 1 needs to change, because it left him "more tired" than racing i...
2019-06-16, 16:00

Le Mans 24 Hours: De Vries crash safety car shakes up GTE fight A heavy crash for LMP2 runner Nyck de Vries caused a safety car that impacted the Le Mans 24 Hours GTE battle, but didn't disrupt the Toyotas' overal...
2019-06-16, 16:00

Major British Touring Car Championship calendar shake-up for 2020 The British Touring Car Championship will feature a radically revised calendar for the 2020 season, with a new layout added to the roster for the fir...
2019-06-16, 16:00

Le Mans 24 Hours: Kamui Kobayashi holds lead over Fernando Alonso Kamui Kobayashi edged the #7 Toyota crew closer to a maiden Le Mans 24 Hours victory by maintaining a 2m10s advantage over the sister #8 car of Ferna...
2019-06-16, 16:00

WRC Rally Italy: Dani Sordo handed shock win as Ott Tanak falters Hyundai World Rally Championship driver Dani Sordo sensationally won Rally Italy, as Toyota's Ott Tanak appeared to lose his power steering on the fi...
2019-06-16, 16:00

Croft BTCC: Andrew Jordan gives WSR BMW another win Andrew Jordan netted his fourth win of the British Touring Car Championship season in the opening race at Croft, leading from lights to flag in a dom...
2019-06-16, 16:00

Le Mans 24 Hours: Alonso's Toyota into lead as sister car slows Kazuki Nakajima took the lead of the 2019 Le Mans 24 Hours for the #8 Toyota TS050 HYBRID crew inside the final hour after the long-time leading #7 T...
2019-06-16, 16:00

Barcelona MotoGP: Marquez wins; Lorenzo takes out Dovizioso, Rossi MotoGP championship leader Marc Marquez dominated the Catalan Grand Prix at Barcelona, after a crash for his Honda team-mate Jorge Lorenzo took Andre...
2019-06-16, 16:00

Alonso, Nakajima, Buemi win Le Mans 24 Hours and 2018/19 WEC title Toyota's Fernando Alonso, Kazuki Nakajima, and Sebastien Buemi took an unlikely back-to-back Le Mans 24 Hours victory after a near final-hour problem...
2019-06-16, 16:00

Toyota unveils next EV concepts Toyota had an EV plan. And now it has some EV concepts to help us visualize it. Global design boss Simon Humphries explains the design philosophy beh...
2019-06-16, 15:00

HONDA'S HENIO ARCANGELI: Cars matter Henio Arcangeli Jr., senior vice president of the automobile division at American Honda Motor Co., is focused on rebuilding the Acura brand and resto...
2019-06-16, 15:00

FCA-Renault deal revival hinges on Nissan backing, French role Fiat Chrysler CEO Mike Manley may have met with Renault executives in Paris to begin new talks over a merger between the two automakers, an Italian n...
2019-06-16, 15:00

Tata Harrier Gets A Price Hike Of Rs. 31,000 Across All Variants Having introduced its all-new offering in January this year, Tata Motors has silently hiked prices on the Harrier compact SUV. The Tata Harrier gets ...
2019-06-16, 10:39

Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 Fitted With KTM Duke 390 Suspension A motorcycle enthusiast wanted the suspension on his Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 to be stiffer. He swapped out the front suspension of the Intercep...
2019-06-16, 10:00

Le Mans 24 Hours: Porsche back in GTE lead, Lopez pulls away Porsche reclaimed the lead from Ferrari in the close-fought Le Mans 24 Hours GTE Pro battle as the race hit two-thirds distance, while the #7 Toyota ...
2019-06-16, 08:52

Hidden Valley Supercars: McLaughlin first to win Darwin Triple Crown Scott McLaughlin became the first Supercars driver to win the elusive 'Darwin Triple Crown', thanks to a dominant performance in the 200-kilometre ra...
2019-06-16, 08:52

Le Mans 24 Hours: Pastor Maldonado crash causes long safety car The gap between the two Toyotas in the Le Mans 24 Hours lead battle again increased during an hour dominated by an extended safety car period caused ...
2019-06-16, 08:52

Le Mans 24 Hours: Alonso's #8 Toyota leads after Lopez errors Two errors from Jose Maria Lopez helped Toyota team-mate Kazuki Nakajima move the #8 TS050 HYBRID into a slender Le Mans 24 Hours lead in the eighth ...
2019-06-16, 06:39

Le Mans 24 Hours: #7 Toyota edges clear in lead battle after safety car LMP1 The #7 Toyota's advantage at the head of the Le Mans 24 Hours order ballooned in the 10th hour, under a safety-car period called when the #95 As...
2019-06-16, 06:39

Le Mans 24 Hours: Porsche GTE gap erased, #7 Toyota leads overall A safety car erased Porsche's lead in GTE Am, while the #7 Toyota moved back ahead of the sister #8 TS050 HYBRID as the Le Mans 24 Hours passed halfw...
2019-06-16, 06:39

Le Mans 24 hours: Alonso loses reclaimed time to Lopez at pitstop Jose Maria Lopez moved back into a one-minute lead of the Le Mans 24 Hours after Fernando Alonso in the sister Toyota had earlier made inroads into h...
2019-06-16, 06:39

Nissan considers giving Renault some seats on oversight committees, report says Nissan is considering giving its alliance partner Renault some seats on planned oversight committees after Renault expressed discontent with the envi...
2019-06-16, 02:52

Grampian Transport Museum: exploring the hidden past of the Scottish electric car Features 15 Jun, 2019 We visit the Grampian Transport Museum to see how it is celebrating the unsung history of the Scottish electric c...
2019-06-16, 02:13

Vinales hit with three-place grid drop for Barcelona MotoGP race Maverick Vinales has been penalised for impeding fellow Yamaha MotoGP rider Fabio Quartararo in qualifying for the Catalan Grand Prix, and will drop ...
2019-06-15, 21:52

Lorenzo: Barcelona "most consistent" 2019 event after Honda tweaks Jorge Lorenzo says his Catalan Grand Prix weekend is "the most consistent" of his debut Honda MotoGP season so far, after he secured 10th in qualifyi...
2019-06-15, 21:52

Tanak strengthens his WRC Rally Italy lead over Sordo Toyota World Rally Championship driver Ott Tanak has pulled clear of Hyundai rival Dani Sordo to lead Rally Italy by 25.9 seconds with four stages re...
2019-06-15, 21:52

H5: Toyotas hold status quo, battle for P3 hots up Kamui Kobayashi continued to run clear of the #8 Toyota driven by Fernando Alonso, as the battle for third took centre-stage in the fifth hour of Le ...
2019-06-15, 21:52

Le Mans 24 Hours: Safety cars help Alonso's Toyota cut gap to first The #8 Toyota TS050 HYBRID's hunt of the leading sister car was boosted in an incident-filled sixth hour of the Le Mans 24 Hours, which featured two ...
2019-06-15, 21:52

Nippon Paint And Honda Two-Wheelers Join Hands For After-Market Paint Service Honda Motorcycle And Scooters India (HMSI) has assigned Nippon Paint India as its authorized after-market paints and ancillary products supplier. Nip...
2019-06-15, 21:26

2020 Mahindra Scorpio Spotted Testing Again The new generation Mahindra Scorpio will continue to be based on a ladder-on-frame chassis, however, Mahindra is working to enhance its body control....
2019-06-15, 21:26

McLaren WEC hypercar decision will be part of five-year plan McLaren will decide if it has a future in the World Endurance Championship and the IndyCar Series later this year as part of a five-year review of it...
2019-06-15, 18:13

Croft BTCC: Honda driver Cammish leads BMWs in practice Team Dynamics driver Dan Cammish went fastest in free practice for the British Touring Car Championship round at Croft to beat the BMWs of Andrew Jor...
2019-06-15, 18:13

Le Mans 24 Hours: Conway pulls clear in polesitting Toyota Mike Conway earned the polesitting #7 Toyota TS050 HYBRID breathing space at the front of the field during the first hour of the 2019 Le Mans 24 Hour...
2019-06-15, 18:13

Le Mans: Conway Toyota edges further clear in first place The #7 Toyota TS050 HYBRID driven by Mike Conway is almost 40 seconds clear of the sister #8 car following the second hour of the 2019 Le Mans 24 Hou...
2019-06-15, 18:13

BTCC Croft: Jordan tops bizarre, disrupted qualifying for WSR Andrew Jordan scored a bizarre pole position at Croft in a red flag-strewn British Touring Car Championship qualifying during which joint points lead...
2019-06-15, 18:13

Low Demand Continues To Take A Toll On Auto Retail Sales In May 2019 FADA has reported a decline of 1 per cent in passenger vehicles' (PV) sales in the month of May. Carmakers retailed 251,049 units in May 2019 as comp...
2019-06-15, 13:01

Video: How World Endurance Championship secured its hypercar future Ahead of the 2019 Le Mans 24 Hours, the ACO outlined further details of the new hypercar regulations slated for the 2020/21 World Endurance Champions...
2019-06-15, 12:52

Rebellion says engine problems solved ahead of Le Mans 24 Hours The Rebellion LMP1 squad and engine supplier Gibson are confident there will be no repeat of the failures that struck in qualifying on Thursday durin...
2019-06-15, 12:52

BMR brings legendary team boss Ian Harrison back into BTCC Legendary British Touring Car Championship team manager Ian Harrison has rejoined BMR Racing for the majority of the rounds remaining on the 2019 cal...
2019-06-15, 12:52

Modern Formula 1 drivers too fit to be exhausted by faster cars Making Formula 1 cars more physical would not guarantee modern drivers end races exhausted because they are so much fitter than those in previous dec...
2019-06-15, 12:52

Rins pips Quartararo by 0.036s in Barcelona MotoGP FP3 Suzuki rider Alex Rins set the pace in a tight third MotoGP practice session ahead of the Catalan Grand Prix, leading rookie Fabio Quartararo by 0.03...
2019-06-15, 12:52

WRC Rally Italy: Ott Tanak battles past Dani Sordo into lead Toyota World Rally Championship driver Ott Tanak surged past Hyundai's Dani Sordo on Saturday morning as the pair's Rally Italy lead battle intensifi...
2019-06-15, 12:52

BTCC rookie Smith barred from Croft session for breaking test rules British Touring Car Championship newcomer Rob Smith was barred from taking part in the opening practice session at Croft as the MG6 racer was found t...
2019-06-15, 12:52

BMW Teases The Vision M Next We wait for BMW to give us more information on the Vision M Next, but from what we can predict, the Vision M Concept will either be an electrified ca...
2019-06-15, 11:00

2019 Porsche Macan Facelift Bookings Open In India The 2018 Porsche Macan facelift comes with updated styling that has been inspired by the new-generation Cayenne, which is also set to go on sale in I...
2019-06-15, 11:00

Mercedes-Benz EQC Review: Testing Daimler's Big Bet On Electric The Mercedes-Benz EQC is the first of what promises to be several EQ models from the German carmaker. It is a good step in the right direction, combi...
2019-06-15, 11:00

Alternative saloon showdown: New Volvo S60 takes on Alfa, Peugeot and Kia When you want something more audacious than an Audi and more B-road friendly than a Beemer, where do you turn? The Volvo S60 joins the growing rank...
2019-06-15, 09:26

The unthinkables: manufacturers' most oddball models Sometimes a manufacturer breaks the mould, with fantastic results. Sometimes, however, it doesn't all go to plan... No one saw the Alfa Romeo SZ or...
2019-06-15, 09:26

VW workers at Tenn. plant reject second UAW organizing bid For the second time in five years, a majority of hourly workers at Volkswagen's 8-year-old Chattanooga assembly plant has rejected a bid to unionize ...
2019-06-15, 07:13

Top 10 best hardcore sports cars 2019 Porsche, Ferrari, Lamborghini, McLaren… they all want to have best hardcore sports car. We've tested them all to determine which one takes the accola...
2019-06-15, 02:13

BMW Vision M Next concept may preview next i8 German firm will next week preview an electrified sports car design study that could point towards an i8 replacement BMW has released teaser images ...
2019-06-15, 02:13

McLaren 720S Spider 2019 UK review Super Series McLaren joins the roadster ranks to rival drop-tops from Ferrari and Lamborghini. We drive it in the UK for the first time There are l...
2019-06-15, 02:13

KTM Overtakes Harley-Davidson In 2018 Bike Sales In 2018, KTM sold more motorcycles than Harley-Davidson, and the Austrian brand is now looking at one of the top-three motorcycle manufacturers spots...
2019-06-14, 22:39

Maruti Suzuki Alto CNG Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 4.11 Lakh The Maruti Suzuki Alto facelift was introduced earlier this year meeting the new safety norms and receiving a BS6 compliant engine, but the CNG versi...
2019-06-14, 22:39

Toyota LMP1 reserve Thomas Laurent back to LMP2 for '19/20 WEC Toyota test and reserve driver Thomas Laurent will return to the LMP2 class for the 2019/20 World Endurance Championship, after signing with current ...
2019-06-14, 20:52

Quartararo "didn't expect" Barcelona MotoGP pace after surgery MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix Friday pacesetter Fabio Quartararo says he "didn't expect" to be so quick having undergone surgery on an arm-pump issue jus...
2019-06-14, 20:52

Mercedes boss Wolff says F1 should change rules for "harder racing" Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff wants a discussion with Formula 1 stakeholders to establish new rules for 2021 that allow drivers to engage in "harder ...
2019-06-14, 20:52

MotoGP rider Zarco says World Superbike switch rumours are "bulls**t" KTM MotoGP rider Johann Zarco has called rumours linking him to Honda in World Superbikes for 2020 "bullshit", and says the person who started them s...
2019-06-14, 20:52

Aston: WEC set for "David versus Goliath" clash in 2020/21 Aston Martin is billing its battle with Toyota in the new hypercar concept class of the World Endurance Championship from 2020/21 as a "David versus ...
2019-06-14, 20:52

Rally Italy: Sordo set to inherit lead after nominal times decision Hyundai World Rally Championship driver Dani Sordo is expected to inherit the lead of Rally Italy when nominal times from a stage cancellation are fi...
2019-06-14, 20:52

Formula E alters rules to encourage more energy saving for 2019/20 ABB FIA Formula E will alter its sporting rules for the 2019/20 season in a bid to reduce flatout races and encourage regular energy management tests...
2019-06-14, 20:52

Practice sessions will count towards F1 superlicense points Formula 1 practice sessions will count towards a driver's bid to gain a superlicence from 2020, while W Series is to be formally added to the list of...
2019-06-14, 20:52

Why reborn MG is thinking big again News 14 Jun, 2019 The reinvention of one of Britain’s best-loved brands is only just beginning. MG’s UK team reveal their recipe for su...
2019-06-14, 17:26

New BMW Vision M NEXT concept sports car teased News 14 Jun, 2019 The BMW Vision M NEXT concept is set to be revealed at the end of the month, and it could preview a replacement for t...
2019-06-14, 17:26

Toyota Gazoo Racing commits to new hypercar class at Le Mans Creation of a new top-rung class means Toyota will face the Aston Martin Valkyrie at La Sarthe with the hybrid-powered Super Sport prototype A produ...
2019-06-14, 16:39

Two new Mazda MX-5 tuning packages launched by BBR News 14 Jun, 2019 The BBR kits are available for Mazda’s latest 2.0-litre Skyactiv-G engine, with the most aggressive offering a maximu...
2019-06-14, 16:26

Verstappen: F1 teams shouldn't make 2021 rules decisions Red Bull's Max Verstappen says there is too much self-interest from teams in Formula 1 and there needs to be "one person in charge" to sort the rules...
2019-06-14, 15:39

Citroen will consider pulling Ogier out of WRC Rally Italy Citroen will consider pulling Sebastien Ogier out of Saturday's Rally Italy stages if the French firm feels there is nothing to gain from the C3 WRC ...
2019-06-14, 15:39

Quartararo beats Dovizioso in Catalunya MotoGP FP2 Petronas SRT Yamaha rider Fabio Quartararo led the way in second MotoGP practice of the Catalan Grand Prix weekend, beating Andrea Dovizioso by 0.281...
2019-06-14, 15:39

Toyota: SMP's strategy cost it stronger Le Mans WEC pole shot Toyota believes SMP Racing could have challenged for pole position at the Le Mans 24 Hours if it had concentrated its qualifying efforts on one drive...
2019-06-14, 15:39

2019 BMW S 1000 RR Launch Date Revealed The 2019 BMW S 1000 RR will be launched on June 27, 2019, and will sport a new engine with more performance, as well as updated styling and bodywork....
2019-06-14, 15:13

BS6 Compliant Maruti Suzuki Wagon R And Swift Petrol Launched Maruti Suzuki India has silently rolled out Bharat Stage-VI (BS6) compliant Swift petrol and Wagon R 1.2 in the market. Based on the updates, prices ...
2019-06-14, 15:13

Suzuki Gixxer 250 Pictures Leaked After the launch of the Suzuki Gixxer SF 250, it was only a matter of time before Suzuki India launched the Gixxer 250. And the first pictures of the...
2019-06-14, 15:13

Piaggio Ape City+ Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 1.72 Lakh Expanding its commercial passenger vehicle fleet, Piaggio India has introduced the new Ape City+ entering the mid-body three-wheeler segment. The new...
2019-06-14, 15:13

Mercedes-Benz opens new G-Class driving experience centre Extreme off-road site replicates German car maker’s demanding Schoeckl test track Mercedes-Benz has established a new G-Class experience centre near...
2019-06-14, 14:39

Tesla Semi: electric lorry launch pushed back to 2020 EV maker's boss, Elon Musk, attributes 12-month delay to difficulties in scaling up battery production Tesla boss Elon Musk has announced that the ...
2019-06-14, 14:39

UAW seeks elusive southern toehold at VW's Tenn. plant The latest UAW organizing vote at VW's Chattanooga plant has been opposed by prominent Republican elected officials in Tennessee and is expected to b...
2019-06-14, 13:52

New Aston Martin factory in Wales gives hope to workers at Ford engine plant Aston Martin started pre-production of the DBX crossover at a new plant in Wales. The factory offers a potential lifeline to workers at a nearby Ford...
2019-06-14, 13:52

VW aims to raise $2B from truck unit IPO A successful IPO of VW's Traton heavy-trucks unit would generate funds for the automaker's EV push and for Traton's expansion outside of its main Eur...
2019-06-14, 13:52

Automakers eye VR to banish boredom in autonomous cars Automakers have long focused on getting drivers to sit tight and pay attention to the road. Now, as the industry moves to self-driving cars and drive...
2019-06-14, 13:13

$17,000 hatchback from Vietnam rolls out to take on Ford, Toyota VinFast, which will start delivering cars to customers Monday, wants to be the first Vietnamese company to succeed at challenging foreign rivals such...
2019-06-14, 13:13

WRC Rally Italy: Latvala leads after Suninen error, Ogier out early Toyota's Jari-Matti Latvala leads Rally Italy by 2.8 seconds over team-mate Ott Tanak, as World Rally Championship leader Sebastien Ogier retired wit...
2019-06-14, 13:13

Motorsport Intelligence Unit launched by Motorsport Network Motorsport Network has announced the launch of the Motorsport Intelligence Unit, a new initiative that allows fans to have a real impact on the futur...
2019-06-14, 13:13

Crutchlow: Lorenzo's complaints about Honda MotoGP bike not new LCR rider Cal Crutchlow says the bike changes that Honda's new signing Jorge Lorenzo has been asking for are the same as what other Honda riders have...
2019-06-14, 13:13

Promoted: How the French Grand Prix works a Formula 1 car Paul Ricard offers a unique set of challenges to a Formula 1 car, allowing fans to witness both man and machine stressed to their limits. Motorsport ...
2019-06-14, 13:13

Aston Martin Valkyrie will race at Le Mans in 2021 Creation of a new hypercar class enables Aston Martin to enter its 1160bhp hybrid in the 24-hour race Aston Martin has confirmed that its upcoming V...
2019-06-14, 12:26

Petrucci will be offered 2020 Ducati MotoGP contract Ducati will offer its MotoGP rider Danilo Petrucci a 2020 deal "in the next few days", its sporting director Paolo Ciabatti has confirmed to Autospor...
2019-06-14, 12:13

Renault: Formula 1 can't just ignore Vettel Canada penalty row Formula 1 should not just move on and forget the controversy surrounding Sebastian Vettel's Canadian Grand Prix penalty if there is consensus for rul...
2019-06-14, 12:13

Barcelona MotoGP: Marc Marquez fastest in first practice Marc Marquez led Fabio Quartararo by 0.111s seconds in opening MotoGP practice for the Catalan Grand Prix, while Mugello race winner Danilo Petrucci ...
2019-06-14, 12:13

WEC commits to hypercar rules from 2020/21 and reveals details The ACO has confirmed the details of the World Endurance Championship's hypercar regulations for the 2020/21 season ahead of this year's Le Mans 24 H...
2019-06-14, 12:13

Promoted: Alex Toth-Jones impresses at British GT's Silverstone 500 Aston Martin Racing Academy driver Alex Toth-Jones impressed in the latest round of British GT at the Silverstone 500, taking Academy Motorsport's be...
2019-06-14, 12:13

Ginetta reveals return to LMP3 class with new challenger for 2020 Ginetta has unveiled a new car to comply with the second-generation LMP3 regulations due to come into effect next year, marking its re-entry to the c...
2019-06-14, 12:13

Details of Holden Supercars parity rules change revealed The Holden ZB Commodore has been allowed an extension to the front splitter and a change to the rear wing as part of the latest wave of Supercars par...
2019-06-14, 12:13

DOs And DON'Ts Of Driving Or Riding In The Rain The rain gods are here and it's now time to gear up for our unpredictable monsoons and here are the most important DOs and DON'Ts while driving or ri...
2019-06-14, 12:13

Next-Gen Honda City Spotted Testing In Thailand The next-generation Honda City sedan has been recently spotted testing for the first time. The prototype model of the fifth-generation City was caugh...
2019-06-14, 12:13

Jaguar XE 2019 long-term review Should more people searching for a true driver's car consider Jaguar's compact saloon? We're finding out over six months with an XE Why we’re runnin...
2019-06-14, 11:26

Toyota Corolla Touring Sports Toyota’s Brit-built crack at the Golf class is also a new-groove performance hybrid The world’s best-selling passenger car, the Toyota Corolla, is o...
2019-06-14, 09:39

Ducati Hypermotard 950: All You Need To Know The 2019 Ducati Hypermotard 950 was launched in India with prices starting at Rs. 11.99 lakh and it gets significant updates over the outgoing model....
2019-06-14, 09:26

Continental Is Developing New Tyres For EVs And Fuel Efficiency Norms; Launch In 2021 Tyres which are designed for electric vehicles have low rolling resistance as well as are better compounded to emit less carbon along with being ligh...
2019-06-14, 09:00

Buy them before we do: second-hand picks for 14 June The Mk3 Toyota MR2 is famed for its point-and-shoot handling, meaning we can just about overlook this example's auto 'box The Mk3 MR2 of 2000-06 is ...
2019-06-14, 07:26

Renault plans new sister model to Captur crossover Second B-segment SUV model will help bolster French brand's sales in fastest growing market sector Renault will join brands such as Vauxhall, Citro...
2019-06-14, 07:26

MG Hector First Drive Review The MG Hector has been in coming for a long time and now, we finally spend time with the petrol and diesel variants of the Hector amidst the lush gre...
2019-06-14, 07:26

Skoda Scala SE L1.6 TDI 2019 UK review With right-hand drive models due later this year, we drive a left-hooker on UK roads for the first time It’s a diesel engined example of Skoda’s ne...
2019-06-14, 05:39

Matt Prior: Jaguar's country roads gave its XJ the edge Jaguar XJ’s driver engagement isn’t enough to save it Porsche's engineers spend a lot of time on the autobahn, Jaguar's on the A444 to Nuneaton. Gu...
2019-06-14, 05:39

Trump says Canada, Mexico behind trade deal; China tariff deadline is open President Trump said he hoped Congress would quickly move to act on the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade deal, or USMCA. Canada said Prime Minister Justin Tr...
2019-06-14, 01:26

Canadian supplier CEO says softening market '100% attributed to Trump’s trade policies' Linda Hasenfratz, the CEO of Canadian auto supplier Linamar, says President Donald Trump's tariffs — whether threatened or implemented — increase cos...
2019-06-14, 01:26

Toyota adds two safety features to 2020 lineup The automaker said it will upgrade a system that issues a two-step alert to request the driver to turn off the engine after a predetermined period at...
2019-06-14, 01:26

Tesla, GM, Uber denied relief from U.S. tariffs on China goods The White House, citing 'Made in China 2025’ or other industrial programs, is expanding efforts to block the use of the country's technology in advan...
2019-06-14, 01:26

UAW seeks elusive southern toehold at VW in Tenn. The latest UAW organizing vote at VW's Chattanooga plant has been opposed by prominent Republican elected officials in Tennessee and is expected to b...
2019-06-14, 01:26

FCA sued over alleged Jeep Wrangler steering issues The lawsuit alleges a "defectively designed and/or manufactured front axle and damping system" causes the steering wheel to shake violently at highwa...
2019-06-14, 01:26

Help wanted: Humans needed for self-driving trucking Two self-driving upstarts -- TuSimple and Starsky Robotics -- want to ensure they develop and retain the human work force needed to keep their automa...
2019-06-14, 01:26

Fla. governor signs bill allowing AVs with no human operator Under the new Florida law, which takes effect July 1, a fully autonomous vehicle meeting all insurance requirements may operate without a human occup...
2019-06-14, 01:26

Miller 'won't accept' year-old Pramac bike for 2020 MotoGP deal Jack Miller says he "wouldn't accept" a year-old bike if he is to stay with the Pramac team next season, as Ducati's decision on its 2020 MotoGP line...
2019-06-14, 01:13

Honda won't radically change its MotoGP bike to suit Lorenzo Honda MotoGP boss Alberto Puig says the Japanese manufacturer won't overhaul its bike just to help Jorge Lorenzo adapt, so long as Marc Marquez conti...
2019-06-14, 01:13

ByKolles building hypercar for WEC, will miss races in 2019/20 The ByKolles LMP1 team will not contest the full 2019/20 World Endurance Championship season as it prepares its future road car-based hypercar projec...
2019-06-14, 01:13

Pirelli hasn't received single request to change 2019 F1 tyres Pirelli has not received a single request to change its Formula 1 tyres despite suggestions it should revert to last year's specification to end Merc...
2019-06-14, 01:13

Autosport podcast: From Villeneuve to Brock in an amazing career Veteran engineer John Gentry has worked in almost every conceivable branch of motorsport - from Formula 1 to grand prix motorcycling, sportscars and ...
2019-06-14, 01:13

Toyota changed #7 car's monocoque after Le Mans qualifying crash The Toyota LMP1 team has changed the monocoque of its #7 TS050 Hybrid after its collision with the DragonSpeed LMP2 car in first qualifying for the L...
2019-06-14, 01:13

Valentino Rossi went to "forbidden" motocross track for "therapy" Yamaha MotoGP rider Valentino Rossi says his recent visit to the "forbidden" Cavallara motocross venue was a way of keeping focus after the "shock" o...
2019-06-14, 01:13

WRC Rally Italy: Sebastien Ogier leads early Citroen one-two Sebastien Ogier established an early 0.1-second lead on the World Rally Championship's Rally Italy over Citroen team-mate Esapekka Lappi after the op...
2019-06-14, 01:13

Le Mans Esports Series Super Final: Baguette Racing claims pole A trio of French drivers, under the 'Baguette Racing' banner, will start the first race of the Le Mans Super Final from pole position after topping a...
2019-06-14, 01:13

Struggling Zarco hopes for boost from Pedrosa's KTM MotoGP verdict Johann Zarco says KTM MotoGP test rider Dani Pedrosa's feedback will validate whether his comments about the RC16 so far this season "are wrong or no...
2019-06-14, 01:13

Ferrari drops Vettel Canada penalty appeal plan but eyes review The Ferrari Formula 1 team has withdrawn its intention to appeal Sebastian Vettel's Canadian Grand Prix penalty, as it now evaluates a request for an...
2019-06-14, 01:13

Toyota holds Le Mans 24 Hours front row after second qualifying Toyota is now on course to start the Le Mans 24 Hours first and second after its #7 and #8 LMP1 cars made significant gains in Thursday evening's qua...
2019-06-14, 01:13

Formula 1 bosses and teams agree 2021 rules publication delay Formula 1 teams and series chiefs have agreed to delay the presentation of the 2021 regulations until October, following a summit meeting on Thursday...
2019-06-14, 01:13

Le Mans 24 Hours: Kobayashi seals pole in all Toyota front row Toyota locked out its expected one-two on the 2019 Le Mans 24 Hours grid after a disrupted final qualifying that prevented an early rush for fastest ...
2019-06-14, 01:13

New Renault Zoe EV styling leaked ahead of official reveal Renault's redesigned electric small car will launch by the summer, and will evolve the existing themes of today's model The exterior styling of the ...
2019-06-13, 22:52

New Alpine A110S: faster, more hardcore flagship revealed S version of Alpine's Porsche Cayman rival gets more power and bespoke suspensions settings for a more focused feel Alpine says the new high-perform...
2019-06-13, 22:52

Suzuki Swift Attitude 2019 UK review Suzuki Swift Attitude gets a sporty exterior and rev-happy 1.2-litre naturally aspirated motor. How does the special-edition supermini stack up? Su...
2019-06-13, 22:52

Car Stuck in the Shop? The New Waiting Room Has Movies and Manicures The service department accounts for half a dealership’s profits, on average, so some are trying to keep customers happy with amenities that include f...
2019-06-13, 22:52

All ministerial cars to be electric by 2030 News 13 Jun, 2019 A quarter of the Government Car Service’s vehicles will be fully electric by 2022, with the entire fleet being EV-onl...
2019-06-13, 17:26

Ferrari 488 Pista Spider video review: 211mph convertible driven 0-62mph in 2.85sec - with the roof down. We drive Ferrari's latest drop-top The Ferrari 488 Pista is one of our absolute favourite supercars of the ...
2019-06-13, 17:13

Lead battery tech could make electric car charging cheaper Tesla is reportedly investigating using lead batteries at charging stations to store cheaper off-peak electricity Could old-school lead batteries co...
2019-06-13, 17:13

Bajaj Qute Launched On Uber XS In Bengaluru Bajaj and Uber have partnered to launch the Qute quadricycle for the Uber XS ride category in Bengaluru. This is a pilot project and it will be offer...
2019-06-13, 16:26

India's Arjun Maini To Race In 24 Hours Of Le Mans This Weekend Indian racer Arjun Maini will be competing in the 24 Hours of Le Mans series this weekend. The 21-year-old becomes the youngest Indian driver to be a...
2019-06-13, 16:26

Video: how does the Mercedes F1 car compare to the Toyota WEC LMP1? The Mercedes W10 Formula 1 car and the World Endurance Championship-leading Toyota TS050 are at the cutting edge of motorsport technology. But how do...
2019-06-13, 16:00

Limiting parts "sensible solution" to major F1 2021 schedule change Giving teams a set amount of homologated parts to use at a grand prix has been tipped as a "sensible solution" to Formula 1's proposed major 2021 sch...
2019-06-13, 16:00

SMP vetoed plan for new Michelin tyre at 2019 Le Mans 24 Hours The SMP Racing team vetoed a plan to introduce a new Michelin tyre aimed at making the LMP1 privateers more competitive in this weekend's Le Mans 24 ...
2019-06-13, 16:00

Hyundai's Adamo happy to talk to Ogier about WRC tactics tension Hyundai Motorsport director Andrea Adamo is happy to talk to Sebastien Ogier about the Frenchman's allegations of 'mean tactics' at the last World Ra...
2019-06-13, 16:00

Upcoming Kia Seltos Compact SUV Teased In New Video The upcoming Kia Seltos is all set to be unveiled in India this month, on June 20, and ahead of its official debut, the South Korean carmaker has now...
2019-06-13, 15:13

Honda Activa 125 BS-VI: What's New? We take a look at what all has changed on the new Honda Activa 125 BS-VI, Honda's first two-wheeler which meets the upcoming Bharat Stage VI emission...
2019-06-13, 15:13

‘Car Wars' study finds ongoing CUV push will squeeze profits Product saturation within automakers' current and future crossover offerings is leading to increased competition and profitability levels at or below...
2019-06-13, 14:00

VW closing in on Ford deal for EVs, AVs Talks with Ford are “progressing well” and are close to being finalized, Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess said. He urged managers to step up the pace on ...
2019-06-13, 14:00

Hyundai And Kia To Invest In Self-Driving Start-Up Aurora Hyundai Motor Co said on Thursday it would invest in self-driving car software startup Aurora along with Kia Motors Corp to speed up development of a...
2019-06-13, 13:39

BS6 Car Components And Powertrain Solutions To Be Delivered From September 2019: Continental Continental is targeting to be ready with its technology a little ahead of the deadline and supply it to OEMs in a bid to give them more time for ins...
2019-06-13, 13:39

Aston Martin Kick Starts Production Of Its First SUV - The DBX Real world testing of the DBX has already been started and over the last few months the DBX has been put through its paces in all environments from t...
2019-06-13, 13:39

2019 BMW GS Experience: Dirty Dancing With The BMW R 1250 GS Simply owning a big adventure bike doesn't mean anything until and unless you actually learn how to make the most of your ADV. And that is what BMW M...
2019-06-13, 13:39

KTM RC 125 Teased Ahead Of Launch; Bookings Open Following up with the launch of the 125 Duke, KTM India is all set to bring its faired sibling, the RC 125 in the country soon. The Austrian manufact...
2019-06-13, 13:39

Ducati Streetfighter V4 Prototype Officially Revealed Ducati gives us a hint of what the Streetfighter V4 will look like. The photographs reveal a very sexy-looking machine with a sharp design and the fa...
2019-06-13, 13:39

Renault-Nissan Alliance Opens Joint Innovation Lab In Tel Aviv Renault and Nissan announced the inauguration of a new facility for the joint innovation lab in Tel Aviv, which will enable in creating a unique mode...
2019-06-13, 13:39

Will The Honda CB125M, CB125X Be Launched In India? Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) CEO Minoru Kato has not completely ruled out introducing a sporty 125 cc model, like the Honda CB125R, and ...
2019-06-13, 13:39

Kia Seltos Interior Leaked Ahead Of Unveil This Month The Kia Seltos is the company's first SUV for India and is slated for a global unveil on June 20, 2019. Now, we already brought you leaked images of ...
2019-06-13, 13:39

New 2020 Hyundai i10 spotted with front-end redesign Hyundai's popular city car is caught in less camouflage than ever, and will share its platform with the latest Kia Picanto Hyundai will launch an a...
2019-06-13, 13:39

McLaren warns 2021 Formula 1 rules plan must not be diluted McLaren Formula 1 team boss Andreas Seidl says the FIA must stick to the principles of the 2021 regulations even if a delay in their publication allo...
2019-06-13, 13:26

Why some teams aren’t aiming to win the Le Mans Esports Super Final While the biggest share of the $100,000 prize pot and a place on the real-life podium awaits the winners, some teams competing in the Super Final for...
2019-06-13, 13:26

Ferrari F1 team could use FIA 'review' to challenge Vettel penalty The Ferrari Formula 1 team may use the FIA's 'right of review' to re-examine Sebastian Vettel's Canadian Grand Prix penalty rather than pursuing a fo...
2019-06-13, 13:26

Fourth-placed Toyota "unlucky in traffic" in Le Mans qualifying - Alonso Fernando Alonso's Toyota ended up only fourth in opening qualifying for this weekend's Le Mans 24 Hours as a result of what the Spaniard called bad l...
2019-06-13, 13:26

New Honda e: powertrain details of BMW i3 rival revealed Electric city car to be capable of 125-mile range; set for dynamic debut at July's Goodwood Festival of Speed Honda has revealed further details of ...
2019-06-13, 13:00

Dacia Duster 2019 long-term review More than great value, is the new model simply a great SUV? We aim to find out Why we’re running it: To find out if Dacia's new Duster offer a few ...
2019-06-13, 13:00

Renault's Senard laments loss of FCA merger deal Renault Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard went on the offensive against the French state, Renault’s most powerful shareholder, over the collapse of merg...
2019-06-13, 13:00

Hyundai adds to Aurora Innovation's latest funding round The funding entrenches an existing relationship between the Korean automaker and Silicon Valley startup, and they will work together to develop auton...
2019-06-13, 13:00

Diess says Ford collaboration deal is close Talks with Ford are “progressing well” and are close to being finalized, Diess said. He urged managers to step up the pace on making VW more nimble t...
2019-06-13, 13:00

Analysis: Why 1999 was Mercedes' last year at Le Mans When Mark Webber's CLR flipped at nearly 200mph, it looked like Stuttgart would pull out of the race. Then it happened again, and again... “Hi, my n...
2019-06-13, 08:13

Nearly-new buying guide: Ford Kuga It’s a compact SUV for keen drivers at down-to-earth money, and it comes in many different forms There was a Ford Cougar once; a family-size coupé b...
2019-06-13, 08:13

New Renault Megane facelift: plug-in hybrid variant spotted Renault will launch a petrol-electric Megane as part of an extensive facelift of the Ford Focus rival, expected to be revealed in September Renault ...
2019-06-13, 08:13

New Renault Zoe to pioneer innovative car sharing technology Car sharing is integral to Renault's plans to tackle emissions As well as more electric vehicles, car sharing will be vital in helping car makers h...
2019-06-13, 08:13

Honda Joins Industry Concern Over Electric Vehicle Deadline Honda has unveiled its first two-wheeler, which will meet the BS-VI regulations, and says that the deadline for converting two-wheelers below 150 cc ...
2019-06-13, 05:00

Shahan Ali Mohsin Dominates 2019 National Karting Championship Round 1 Agra-based racing talent Shahan Ali Mohsin dominated the first round of the 2019 JK-FMSCI Rotax National Karting Championship. The newest season of t...
2019-06-13, 05:00

BS6 Two-Wheeler Technology To Be Delivered From September 2019: Continental The integration of technology in both cases will -depend on automakers. According to continental, its two-wheeler clients are planning to introduce t...
2019-06-13, 05:00

UrDa Mobility Shared Mobility Firm Announces Foray Into India With eBikeGo Taiwan-based shared mobility firm - UrDa Mobility has announced its foray into India with local partner EBikeGo. The mobility firm is backed by Taiwa...
2019-06-13, 05:00

#7 Toyota on provisional Le Mans pole despite bizarre collision Kamui Kobayashi put the #7 Toyota TS050 HYBRID on provisional pole position for the Le Mans 24 Hours, before the car went airborne in a collision wit...
2019-06-13, 02:26

Tesla's chart looks like Netflix did a decade ago—and it could see a similarly huge recovery Tesla's stock resembles Netflix in 2011 before its epic rally, says Eddie Yoon, founder of EddieWouldGrow and author of the book "Superconsumers...
2019-06-13, 02:13

Nissan hires former Ford design executive Woodhouse As VP of Nissan Design America, David Woodhouse will lead Nissan and Infiniti design activities. The hiring marks a reversal for the automaker, which...
2019-06-13, 01:26

Promoted: Women in Motorsport - Interview with Shell Track Lab F1 Coordinator Kathrin Danihelka We go behind the scenes at the Montreal Shell Track Lab to find out what it's really like to be part of the team that helps to power Scuderia Ferrari...
2019-06-12, 23:13

Renault chairman pledges to restore 'damaged' Nissan partnership Even though trust between Renault and Nissan have deteriorated, nothing was beyond repair, Senard told Renault shareholders. Time, patience and effor...
2019-06-12, 22:26

Hacker gained access to customer data at 130 dealerships, FTC says Iowa DMS provider DealerBuilt in 2016 failed to protect vast amounts of customer data, leading to a breach that allowed a hacker to gain access to th...
2019-06-12, 22:26

Hartley to take Alonso's Toyota seat for 2019/20 WEC season Ex-Formula 1 driver Brendon Hartley will slot straight into the seat vacated by Fernando Alonso in Toyota's 2019/20 World Endurance Championship line...
2019-06-12, 20:52

How "balls out" Stroll drive boosted Racing Point F1 team in Canada The Racing Point Formula 1 team went from losing both cars in Q1 at the Canadian Grand Prix to achieving its first points since the end of April, in ...
2019-06-12, 20:52

Sainz and Russell star in Autosport readers' F1 driver ratings Carlos Sainz Jr and George Russell are proving to be the underdog stars of Autosport readers' driver ratings after one third of the 2019 Formula 1 se...
2019-06-12, 20:52

BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe: leaked images show full styling BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe leaks BMW confirms four-door 8 Series is on the way to rival Porsche Panamera, with reveal due in the coming weeks BMW wil...
2019-06-12, 20:13

Volvo and Uber unveil autonomous production XC90 Volvo’s self-driving ready XC90 is ready for deployment in Uber’s future driverless ridesharing service Volvo has presented the fruits of its ongoin...
2019-06-12, 20:13

Volvo unveils driverless-ready production car News 12 Jun, 2019 Volvo will build and sell the XC90-based vehicle, which is equipped with a number of autonomous driving systems, to U...
2019-06-12, 20:00

JLR employees could move to a four-day working week News 12 Jun, 2019 Employees at Jaguar’s Castle Bromwich plant will sign a ballot later this week, deciding if the plant will move to a ...
2019-06-12, 20:00

‘Car Wars' study finds concentration of coming CUVs will squeeze profits Product saturation within automakers' current and future crossover offerings is leading to increased competition and profitability levels at or below...
2019-06-12, 19:26

House panel plans hearing on proposed mpg freeze Heidi King, deputy NHTSA administrator, and Mary Nichols, head of the California Air Resources Board, are likely to testify when two House subcommitt...
2019-06-12, 18:26

Proxy advisers urge shareholders to vote against Nissan CEO reappointment The move marks a rare public rebuke by international proxy firms against the CEO of a top-tier Japanese company, and comes just as the scandal-hit au...
2019-06-12, 18:26

Renault's priority is to strengthen alliance with Nissan, Senard tells shareholders Renault sees strengthening the alliance with Nissan as its priority after a plan to merge with Fiat Chrysler failed last week, Chairman Jean-Dominiqu...
2019-06-12, 18:26

VW, BMW invest in Swedish battery cell producer Northvolt Volkswagen and BMW are among investors in Europe's biggest lithium-ion battery plant, Sweden's Northvolt said. Separately, VW said it was buying a 20...
2019-06-12, 18:26

Renault Chairman Senard furious as Macron snubs meeting, report says French President Emmanuel Macron has turned down a request to meet Renault chairman Jean-Dominique Senard, who is furious over the government's inter...
2019-06-12, 18:26

Uber unveils next-generation Volvo self-driving car Uber unveiled its newest Volvo self-driving car as it works to deploy vehicles without drivers under limited conditions. Uber said the production-rea...
2019-06-12, 18:26

GM investing $150M to boost HD pickup output in Mich. GM said the investment in the Flint, Mich., plant will "enhance the plant's conveyors and other tooling to increase production capacity." The work is...
2019-06-12, 18:26

Ford recalls 1.2M Explorers for suspension issue Ford said it expects the Explorer recall of 1.2 million units to cost about $180 million. It did not give estimated costs for the F-150 recall or two...
2019-06-12, 18:26

Lost car keys: what do you do now? Tips & advice 12 Jun, 2019 Locked out of your car? Don’t panic, there’s more than one way to get back behind the wheel if you lose your...
2019-06-12, 17:13

‘The UK car industry is floundering due to a lack of government support’ Opinion 12 Jun, 2019 Steve Fowler thinks car bosses rather than politicians would be better suited to dealing with the struggling UK ca...
2019-06-12, 17:13

2019 24 Hours of Le Mans preview: British stars take on La Sarthe Features 12 Jun, 2019 2019 is the first time Le Mans has served as the finale for the WEC championship, we speak to two hopeful drivers...
2019-06-12, 17:13

Diesel cars could be banned from Bristol city centre News 12 Jun, 2019 Bristol City Council will discuss a proposed ‘Clean Air Plan,’ which suggests banning diesel cars the city centre to ...
2019-06-12, 17:13

First Aston Martin DBX prototypes produced in St Athan News 12 Jun, 2019 The first Aston Martin DBX pre-production models have rolled of the assembly line at the British brand’s plant in St ...
2019-06-12, 17:13

New 2019 BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe leaked News 12 Jun, 2019 BMW confirms arrival of 8 Series Gran Coupe at special event this summer, while leaked images provide a first glimpse...
2019-06-12, 17:13

Jaguar's Castle Bromwich staff face move to four-day week Imminent departure of current XJ prompts JLR to reconsider shift patterns at one of its main production facilities Jaguar Land Rover’s Castle Bromwi...
2019-06-12, 17:01

EV Deadlines May Disrupt Industry: Auto Component Manufacturers ACMA, the apex body of auto component manufacturers, has now cautioned the government that the deadlines to bring in electrification in the Indian au...
2019-06-12, 15:39

Okinawa Announces Road Side Assistance Across Electric Scooter Range Gurugram-based electric two-wheeler maker Okinawa Autotech has announced 24x7 Road Side Assistance (RSA) programme for all its customers. The electri...
2019-06-12, 15:39

Renault Duster Facelift Cabin Uncovered In New Spy Photos The upcoming 2019 Renault Duster facelift has been recently spotted testing in India, and this time around we also get a clear look at the cabin as w...
2019-06-12, 15:39

Hyundai to use AI to diagnose crash victims' injuries System being developed could send detailed injury reports to emergency services within seven seconds of an incident New technology being developed b...
2019-06-12, 14:39

Promoted: Barrichello watch launched Former Ferrari Formula 1 driver and 11-time grand prix winner Rubens Barrichello has, in conjunction with bespoke watchmaker Artisans de Geneve, laun...
2019-06-12, 14:26

Bottas: Canada a "wake-up call" in title fight against Hamilton Valtteri Bottas says he cannot afford many weekends like the Canadian Grand Prix after getting "a bit of a wake-up call" in the Formula 1 title battl...
2019-06-12, 14:26

Podcast: How to win the 2019 Le Mans 24 Hours Ahead of the 2019 Le Mans 24 Hours track action beginning, Corvette GTLM driver Oliver Gavin joins host Edd Straw and sportscar expert Gary Watkins o...
2019-06-12, 14:26

eROC champion Baldwin: Veloce 'underdog' in LMES Super Final eRace of Champions winner James Baldwin believes his Veloce Esports team is heading into the Super Final of the Le Mans Esports Series as the underdo...
2019-06-12, 14:26

New reserve Laurent could race for Toyota if drivers have clashes New Toyota LMP1 reserve driver Thomas Laurent could make his race debut with the manufacturer as early as the 2019/20 World Endurance Championship se...
2019-06-12, 14:26

Mercedes surprised by Canada cooling change pace boost for Hamilton The Mercedes Formula 1 team admits it would have tried a different Canadian Grand Prix strategy had it known a cooling change would bring so much ext...
2019-06-12, 14:26

Mikkelsen returns to Hyundai WRC team for Rally Sardinia Andreas Mikkelsen is back in Hyundai's World Rally Championship line-up for Sardinia this weekend, but his programme for the rest of the 2019 season ...
2019-06-12, 14:26

Mahindra Thar Signature Edition Details Leaked; Launch Soon The current generation Mahindra Thar is heading towards the end of its lifecycle. We did bring you a number of spy shots of the next generation model...
2019-06-12, 14:13

New BMW 3 Series Touring launched with focus on sharp handling Available in plug-in hybrid form for the first time, the new 3 Series estate “handles even better” than the old one BMW has taken the wraps off the ...
2019-06-12, 13:26

Audi RS3 Sportback Sport Edition 2019 UK review Hot hatch returns with WLTP compliance, powered by what is now the segment's largest-capacity engine The Volkswagen Group’s hottest hatchback is fr...
2019-06-12, 13:26

Racing lines: Why a Toyota win at Le Mans will be a hollow victory Gazoo Racing is the last factory-backed team in contention to win top honours at La Sarthe, so does it matter if it does? One big question hangs ove...
2019-06-12, 13:26

Revived De Tomaso brand to make debut at Goodwood 2019 Original Pantera has lent its looks – and possibly its name – to new De Tomaso car 60 years since the defunct marque launched, its name will adorn...
2019-06-12, 13:26

New Aston Martin DBX: pre-production begins ahead of 2020 launch Aston Martin DBX Examples of the SUV have started to roll off the lines at new production facility in St Athan, Wales Aston Martin has started bui...
2019-06-12, 13:26

Next-gen Jeep Grand Cherokee spied: shares Alfa underpinnings Modified version of FCA’s ‘Giorgio’ platform is set to underpin new large 4x4, spotted in heavy disguise for the first time Jeep is set to renew its...
2019-06-12, 13:26

What to do if you’ve lost your car keys Tips & advice 12 Jun, 2019 Locked out of your car? Don’t panic, there’s more than one way to get back behind the wheel if you lose your...
2019-06-12, 13:00

M6 Toll price to rise by up to 50p in July News 12 Jun, 2019 New pricing structure for Britain’s only privately-funded motorway to rise by 30p for cars and 50p for vans and lorri...
2019-06-12, 13:00

BS 6 Compliant Honda Activa 125 Unveiled; Launch Later This Year Honda Motorcycle Scooter India (HMSI) today unveiled its first Bharat Stage VI (BS6) compliant two-wheeler for the Indian market, and it is none othe...
2019-06-12, 12:52

The 2020 Bentley Flying Spur Revealed With More Tech Than Ever Before Designed, engineered and handcrafted at the Home of Bentley in Crewe, England, the latest generation of the Flying Spur brings together the world of ...
2019-06-12, 12:52

The Road To The 2020 World Car Awards Begins With Two Big Announcements The World Car Awards' confirmed status as the number one awards program across the globe for the seventh consecutive year according to Prime Research...
2019-06-12, 10:13

2019 Ducati Hypermotard 950 Launched In India; Prices Start From 11.99 Lakh The 2019 Ducati Hypermotard 950 officially replaces the Hypermotard 939 and is in fact, an all-new motorcycle in every aspect. The front view - chara...
2019-06-12, 10:13

Mercedes-Benz India Appoints Santosh Iyer As VP, Sales And Marketing Santosh Iyer has two decades of diverse experience in the Indian automobile domain spreading across sales, marketing, retail, customer service and co...
2019-06-12, 07:00

Aston Martin’s St Athan factory in South Wales all set for the DBX Features 12 Jun, 2019 The St Athan factory is at the heart of a new chapter in the history of Aston Martin. We pay a visit to the new W...
2019-06-12, 02:26

Elon Musk says Tesla has designed a submarine car like the one in 'The Spy Who Loved Me' Tesla CEO Elon Musk delighted shareholders on Tuesday by revealing the company has designed a submarine car like the one from the James Bond movie, &...
2019-06-12, 02:13

U.S. House panel plans hearing on proposed mpg freeze Heidi King, deputy NHTSA administrator, and Mary Nichols, head of the California Air Resources Board, are likely to testify when two U.S. House subco...
2019-06-12, 01:52

Divorce? Merger? Renault-Nissan alliance faces crossroads Renault was poised to strengthen its hand in its alliance with Nissan just a couple weeks ago, when Fiat proposed a combination of the two European a...
2019-06-12, 01:26

Ram's rebuilt EcoDiesel muscles by rivals The torque on Ram's reworked EcoDiesel turbo 3.0-liter engine is rated higher than that of the all-new 3.0-liter inline-six coming in the 2020 Chevro...
2019-06-12, 01:26

VW ends self-driving Aurora tie-up after startup partners with FCA Volkswagen has ended its partnership with self-driving car software firm Aurora two days after the Silicon Valley startup said it would build autonom...
2019-06-12, 01:26

Biden says Trump destroying auto industry, but president hits back Democrat Joe Biden noted that Barack Obama bailed out the U.S. auto industry after the 2008 financial collapse. "Now I'm watching Trump destroy the i...
2019-06-12, 01:26

Lear to close plant near Detroit, move operation to northern Mich. Lear is shifting seating work from a plant near Detroit to another operation in Traverse City, Mich., and said it is offering affected employees the ...
2019-06-12, 01:26

UAW disputes VW's neutrality on eve of union vote in Tenn. The UAW contends Volkswagen has held multiple mandatory meetings with workers in Chattanooga, pushing anti-union materials. VW denied the allegation,...
2019-06-12, 01:26

Musk: Tesla has 'decent shot' at record Q2 on multiple levels Tesla has "a decent shot at a record quarter on every level," CEO Elon Musk said at the company's annual shareholder meeting, soothing concerns about...
2019-06-12, 01:26

Refurbishment of TVR’s new Welsh factory under way shortly News 11 Jun, 2019 The Welsh government has finally selected its preferred contractor for the refurbishment of TVR’s new factory in Ebbw...
2019-06-11, 21:52

Audi e-tron recalled over risk of fire News 11 Jun, 2019 31 of the first Audi e-trons in the UK are thought to be affected, but no fires have been reported by SUV’s early ado...
2019-06-11, 21:52

Voluntary recall issued for Jaguar I-Pace over brakes News 11 Jun, 2019 Jaguar I-Pace’s braking system may fall foul of regulatory compliance, but only if the regenerative system unexpected...
2019-06-11, 21:52

Hero MotoCorp Proposes Realistic Roadmap For Electric Vehicles Hero MotoCorp Chairman Pawan Munjal has appealed to the government to adopt a cautious, clear and realistic approach for adoption of electric vehicle...
2019-06-11, 19:26

Ferrari "forgot" to inform Leclerc of Vettel penalty in F1 Canadian GP Ferrari has admitted that it made a mistake in not telling Charles Leclerc about the five-second penalty handed down to Sebastian Vettel in the Canad...
2019-06-11, 19:26

Rossi has "promised" DTM boss Berger a future guest outing Yamaha MotoGP rider Valentino Rossi says he has "promised" DTM boss Gerhard Berger that he will race in the series as a guest driver at Misano in the...
2019-06-11, 19:26

Promoted: Making a holiday of the French Grand Prix Motorsport Live looks at why Provence in the end of June is the best place to be on Earth thanks to the famous French Riviera but also picturesque co...
2019-06-11, 19:26

Brawn: F1 should explain penalties better after Vettel Canada episode Formula 1 should work to find ways to better explain penalty decisions in the wake of the Sebastian Vettel's controversial demotion in the Canadian G...
2019-06-11, 19:26

Le Mans Esports Series signs Thrustmaster deal in time for Super Final Sim racing company Thrustmaster has signed a supply contract with the Le Mans Esports Series, and will provide the equipment for the Super Final this...
2019-06-11, 19:26

Video: What is F1's state after Vettel's Canadian GP penalty? The dust has begun to settle from the controversial 2019 Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix and the penalty dealt to Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel, but where...
2019-06-11, 19:26

Bottas affected by temperature issues in F1 Canadian Grand Prix Valtteri Bottas was left dissatisfied with his run to fourth place in the Canadian Grand Prix, in which he was hamstrung early on by rising engine an...
2019-06-11, 19:26

Toyota plays down rumours about Alonso making WRC debut in Spain Toyota has played down speculation that ex-Formula 1 driver Fernando Alonso could make his World Rally Championship debut on Rally Spain later this y...
2019-06-11, 19:26

Promoted: Barrichello watch inspired by Rolex Daytona launched Former Ferrari Formula 1 driver and 11-time grand prix winner Rubens Barrichello has, in conjunction with bespoke watchmaker Artisans de Geneve, laun...
2019-06-11, 19:26

Vettel move not “dirty” like Ricciardo’s in F1 Canada GP – Villeneuve Jacques Villeneuve says Sebastian Vettel did nothing "dirty" to earn his penalty in Canada, opposed to Daniel Ricciardo's defensive manoeuvre in the ...
2019-06-11, 19:26

Promoted: Popular Shell House Canada comes to a close in Montreal After a successful weekend entertaining and educating Formula 1 fans in Montreal, Shell House comes to an end. Here are the highlights from the Canad...
2019-06-11, 19:26

Maruti Suzuki Cut Production By 18% In May 2019; Plans 7 Days Shut Down In June 2019 Barring Super Carry, the company reduced production of all other segments, including that of its big selling compact and mini cars last month. MSI sl...
2019-06-11, 18:39

Audi RS5 returns to range with 444bhp V6 for 2019 Audi's online configurator shows the revived RS5 Coupé in Audi Sport Edition trim Just 250 Coupé and 250 Sportback versions of BMW M4 rival to be ...
2019-06-11, 18:00

Promoted | Want to take your family on a dream adventure? We’re looking for adventure-loving families to test a family SUV for a weekend in the great outdoors Are you the sort of family that loves to explo...
2019-06-11, 18:00

New Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato Continuation breaks cover News 11 Jun, 2019 The Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato Continuation revives the brand's iconic racer, and is set to make its debut at Le...
2019-06-11, 16:52

Audi RS5 Sportback makes UK debut as RS5 Coupe returns for 2019 News 11 Jun, 2019 The Audi RS5 Sportback returns as the RS5 line-up is relaunched in the UK in limited numbers, with prices starting fr...
2019-06-11, 16:52

New 2019 Kia XCeed to get 12.3-inch digital instrument panel News 11 Jun, 2019 The Kia XCeed, which is due to be revealed later this month, will be the first car from the brand to feature new 12.3...
2019-06-11, 16:52

Renault Kwid Sales Cross The 3 Lakh Mark Renaut India has achieved a new milestone with its best-seller - the Kwid - crossing the three lakh sales mark. The entry-level hatchback was first l...
2019-06-11, 16:00

This Skoda Concept Car Gets A Built In Washing Machine Developed and built by Skoda UK, the Karoq Velo was conceived by a team of passionate cyclists to help fellow riders enjoy the perfect ride this summ...
2019-06-11, 16:00

Car Sales Down By 20.55 Per Cent In May 2019 As Automakers Try To Control Inventories The wholesale and production numbers in May 2019 have seen a huge drop compared to retail numbers which is the biggest indication that automakers are...
2019-06-11, 16:00

Jeep Compass Trailhawk Bookings Start In India Ahead Of Launch Under the hood, the Trailhawk gets a 2-litre turbodiesel engine is re-engineered with additional technology to make it fully compliant with the BS 6 ...
2019-06-11, 16:00

Hyundai Motor India Seeks Clarity On Electrification Of Shared Mobility Partners Like Ola/Uber Hyundai Motor India is already gearing up with its electrification strategy, however, Government's plans to order taxi aggregators like Uber and Ola ...
2019-06-11, 16:00

Volkswagen Ameo Cup Receives National Recognition The Federation of Motorsport Clubs of India (FMSCI) has recognised the Volkswagen Ameo Cup as a National Championship. Newly christened as the Ameo C...
2019-06-11, 16:00

Five things to watch for at Tesla’s annual shareholders meeting Tesla's annual shareholder gathering is typically a ritualized affair where Elon Musk talks about his bold vision for the future, but there’s also co...
2019-06-11, 15:52

Audi RS5 returns to range with free-breathing 444bhp V6 Audi's online configurator shows the revived RS5 Coupé in Audi Sport Edition trim Just 250 Coupé and 250 Sportback versions of BMW M4 rival to be ...
2019-06-11, 15:26

TVR says work to start soon on new Welsh factory TVR Griffith Welsh Government selects contractor to undergo work on new home of 500bhp Griffith supercar The reborn TVR project is hoping that ref...
2019-06-11, 15:26

Ford sees help from startups as key to managing industry changes Partnerships with mobility startups will be key to transforming the automaker's business, Ford's executive chairman said at a mobility conference in ...
2019-06-11, 14:13

Bill Ford, Sergio Marchionne discussed Ford-FCA tie-up The heads of Ford and Fiat Chrysler once broached the subject of a merger but the talks did not go anywhere, Ford's Executive Chairman Bill Ford said...
2019-06-11, 14:13

Bentley Flying Spur grows, adds tech to rival Mercedes AMG S class, Maybach Bentley's third-generation Flying Spur sedan will grow in size and feature additional safety technology as the British ultraluxury brand looks to squ...
2019-06-11, 14:13

Toyota ranks No. 1, but VW makes biggest gain in car brand value Toyota has been No. 1 in the brand value rankings in 12 of the 14 years the study has been carried out. VW was the only brand in the automotive top 1...
2019-06-11, 14:13

James Ruppert: the future of the banger is in danger The complexity of today’s cars isn’t banger friendly You might not be sad that cars like the Ford Granada are disappearing, but today's cars don't ...
2019-06-11, 12:26

Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato: reborn classic headed to Le Mans Firm's most expensive new car ever is the first of 19 that will be sold as a pair with DBS GT Zagato Aston Martin will unveil the first completed DB...
2019-06-11, 12:26

MG ZS 2019 long-term review What distinguishes a modern MG besides the famous badge it wears? We're finding out over six months Why we’re running it: To see if reborn MG’s post...
2019-06-11, 12:26

New Bentley Flying Spur: 207mph luxury sports saloon revealed The Flying Spur features Bentley’s first-ever electronically powered, retracting Flying B, which even gets illuminated wings Rolls-Royce Ghost riva...
2019-06-11, 12:26

Opinion: New Flying Spur shows Bentley's commitment to comfort Crewe's new luxury saloon boasts the model's most sophisticated suspension yet, but it will have to work extra hard Bentley demands its cars do a gr...
2019-06-11, 12:26

Bentley designer Stefan Sielaff on the new Flying Spur Crewe's design director opens up about the legal restrictions on interior design and the link between each Bentley model As Bentley lifts the lid on...
2019-06-11, 12:26

The Mercedes-Benz GLB Is Compact 7 Seater SUV With the new GLB the compact car family from Mercedes-Benz now consists of eight models: the A-Class, A-Class Saloon and long-wheelbase A-Class Saloo...
2019-06-11, 09:26

Audi Recalls 1644 e-Tron SUVs Globally Customers are being contacted directly to inform them of the recall and the company's dealer network will get the issue resolved. Audi e-tron vehicle...
2019-06-11, 09:26

New Mercedes GLB revealed as family-friendly compact SUV Launching later this year to challenge Audi Q3 and BMW X1 with five and seven-seat variants Mercedes-Benz has revealed its new GLB compact SUV, whi...
2019-06-11, 06:39

Mercedes expands small crossover lineup with GLB Mercedes will pad its lineup of compact premium crossovers -- one of the fastest-growing light-truck segments -- when the GLB, available with a third...
2019-06-11, 05:00

Penske's Logano survives overtime shootout for NASCAR Michigan win Team Penske's Joey Logano survived a two-lap shootout to score a dominant win at Michigan and take the NASCAR Cup Series points' lead with his second...
2019-06-11, 03:13

Autocar confidential: Ian Callum's new favourite car, Jeep goes green and more The new XE has earned a spot in ex-Jaguar designer Ian Callum's private garage Our reporters empty their notebooks to round up a week in gossip fro...
2019-06-11, 02:52

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 Battery technology and charging infrastru...
2019-06-11, 02:52

Rise in requests from abroad for UK drivers’ details News 10 Jun, 2019 The number of British motorists’ details requested by foreign authorities for alleged driving offences outside the UK...
2019-06-11, 02:13

How do global suppliers thrive in a tough world? There are many great examples of how innovation keeps big auto suppliers healthy, but a smaller, lesser-known supplier named Kiekert offers another k...
2019-06-11, 00:26

Ultima unveils road-legal 1200bhp V8-powered RS supercar British firm's fastest model yet packs Chevrolet V8 and Porsche gearbox, with a claimed 250mph-plus top speed Leicester-based sports car manufacture...
2019-06-10, 23:52

Opinion: Why Canadian GP controversy is good for Formula 1 Vettel rejoined circuit just ahead of Hamilton Sebastian Vettel's contentious penalty for his Canadian Grand Prix moment has sparked plenty of deba...
2019-06-10, 23:52

Top 10 best 4x4s and off-road cars 2019 Where we're going, we don't need roads; these ten 4x4s are capable on just about any surface Creating a definitive list of the ‘best’ off-roaders is...
2019-06-10, 23:52

Mitsubishi ASX 2019 review Ageing ASX is spruced up with new front end and better technology, but can it cut it in such a competitive segment? It’s hard to ignore the Mitsubi...
2019-06-10, 23:52

Audi recalls 2020 e-tron over potentially faulty grommet Audi of America is voluntarily recalling its new e-tron battery electric vehicle, which went on sale in April in the U.S., to replace a wiring gromme...
2019-06-10, 20:52

Automotive journalist disappears on motorcycle trip Davey Johnson rode a black Honda CB100R on Highway 108, which police found parked with his helmet and gloves Saturday at Big Bar River Access on the ...
2019-06-10, 20:52

FIA plans Thursday summit to break 2021 Formula 1 rules deadlock The FIA is hoping to get Formula 1 team principals and technical representatives together for a summit in Paris on Thursday to break the deadlock ove...
2019-06-10, 20:00

Ferrari's Vettel returning to podium a "matter of respect" for rivals Sebastian Vettel did not want to join the Canadian Grand Prix podium ceremony but returned as a "matter of respect" to Mercedes and his Formula 1 tea...
2019-06-10, 20:00

Vettel 'fully deserved' penalty for Hamilton incident - Nico Rosberg Ex-Mercedes driver and 2016 Formula 1 champion Nico Rosberg says the penalty Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel was awarded in the Canadian Grand Prix was 'a...
2019-06-10, 20:00

Adamo will apologise to Loeb after Hyundai WRC Portugal issues Hyundai World Rally team boss Andrea Adamo wants to apologise to Sebastien Loeb for letting him down on Rally Portugal, feeling the nine-time champio...
2019-06-10, 20:00

Video: Should Vettel's Canadian GP penalty prompt F1 rule change? A deserved sanction or a stolen victory? Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari's penalty in the Canadian Grand Prix, which handed Lewis Hamilton's Mercedes an...
2019-06-10, 20:00

Failed Haas F1 Canadian GP set-up gamble led to Magnussen radio rant Haas Formula 1 team boss Gunther Steiner says an unsuccessful race set-up gamble triggered the radio rant from Kevin Magnussen that forced the Haas b...
2019-06-10, 20:00

Mercedes feared Hamilton wouldn't start Canadian Formula 1 Grand Prix Mercedes did not know if Canadian Grand Prix winner Lewis Hamilton would even start the race because his Formula 1 car was in "a million bits" on Sun...
2019-06-10, 20:00

FCA-Renault revival may hinge on Nissan stake cut, report says Nissan is poised to urge Renault to significantly reduce its 43.4 percent stake in the Japanese company in return for supporting a FCA-Renault tie-up...
2019-06-10, 19:00

Wells Fargo agrees to pay customers $386M over unwanted auto insurance The settlement covers class-action claims that Wells Fargo signed customers up for unwanted or unneeded auto insurance policies when they took out ca...
2019-06-10, 19:00

Nissan CEO got higher stock-linked bonus after payout date changed, Kelly says In his first interview since his arrest for alleged financial misconduct, Greg Kelly said Hiroto Saikawa was due to get a stock appreciation rights p...
2019-06-10, 19:00

Tesla employees' morale suffers amid cost-cutting, layoffs Tesla placed 16th on LinkedIn's annual "Top Companies 2019" list published in April, compiled from billions of actions taken by its over 600 million ...
2019-06-10, 19:00

Trump resumes tariff threats against China and Mexico Trump's Monday morning tweets follow his announcement last week that the United States and Mexico reached a signed migration agreement. He also renew...
2019-06-10, 19:00

DVLA sale of driver details to private parking firms looked at by authorities News 10 Jun, 2019 The DVLA issues millions of driver’s details to private parking companies each year, raising concerns over data priva...
2019-06-10, 16:52

New Ultima RS launched with up to 1,200bhp News 10 Jun, 2019 Ultima has built a new, faster version of the road-legal Evolution Coupe, powered by a supercharged V8 engine with as...
2019-06-10, 16:52

Motorway red X signs now enforced by cameras News 10 Jun, 2019 New Home Office legislation allows Highways England to use cameras to catch drivers ignoring red X signs and issue Fi...
2019-06-10, 16:52

Ferrari To Appeal Against Vettel's Five-Second Time Penalty The stewards' decision reminded Ferrari that they had the right to appeal, although technically the sporting regulations state that in-race penalties...
2019-06-10, 16:39

Deadline For Electric Two-Wheelers, Three-Wheelers Impractical: Rajiv Bajaj Rajiv Bajaj, Managing Director of Bajaj Auto Limited, has voiced a hard-hitting comment at the government's proposal to ban two-wheelers and three-wh...
2019-06-10, 15:00

EV Deadline May Create Consumer Discontent: TVS Chairman TVS Motor Company Chairman Venu Srinivasan has now voiced concerns over the government's proposed deadline to replace all internal combustion engine ...
2019-06-10, 15:00

Electric Two-Wheeler, Three-Wheeler Targets Need To Be Practical: SIAM The automobile industry body says that the tight deadlines for two-wheeler and three-wheeler manufacturers will disrupt the industry, already facing ...
2019-06-10, 14:00

Ducati, Italian University Join Hands For Ducati Design Experience Course The 10-day summer training course will offers an immersive training experience in the world of Ducati and include conferences and workshops at both t...
2019-06-10, 14:00

Hyundai Motor Group Partners With MDGo For Vehicle Safety Systems The AI system is continually learning and refining its interpretation of different accident scenarios. This process of iterative enhancement is facil...
2019-06-10, 14:00

Sinan Ozkok Takes Over As New President Of Nissan India Sinan will be responsible for all functions in India including sales and marketing, research and development and manufacturing, for both Nissan and D...
2019-06-10, 14:00

BS6 Compliant Eicher Pro 2000 Series Light-Duty Trucks Launched In India The new BS6 compliant Eicher Pro 2000 Series will be made available by the end of this year and get a newly developed cabin and two new engines based...
2019-06-10, 14:00

Kia Seltos Caught Testing In India The SUV will also come with automatic climate control, and Kia's Sound Mood Lighting technology can alter the cabin's ambient lighting to suit occupa...
2019-06-10, 14:00

CII Urges Government For Consultation Before Finalising EV Deadlines The CII has joined SIAM in urging the government for a proper, well-aligned roadmap, formulated in consultation with industry stakeholders, before fi...
2019-06-10, 14:00

Tesla, Facing Setbacks and Skeptics, Tries to Get Back on Course Elon Musk’s electric-car company began the year with high expectations. But it has confronted a series of problems and a loss of investor confidence....
2019-06-10, 14:00

Autosport podcast: Don't blame stewards for Vettel's Canada penalty The major talking point from Formula 1's Canadian Grand Prix was the penalty for Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel, which gifted Mercedes and Lewis Hamilton...
2019-06-10, 12:52

Fiat Chrysler's North America arm announces partnership with autonomous start-up Aurora Aurora, which employs over 200 at offices in Pittsburgh, Palo Alto and San Francisco, is led by CEO Chris Urmson who was one of the pioneers in the a...
2019-06-10, 12:39

Why Canadian Grand Prix stewards penalised Sebastian Vettel A second steering wheel input from Sebastian Vettel after he regained control of his Ferrari Formula 1 car was pivotal in his Canadian Grand Prix pen...
2019-06-10, 12:13

Lewis Hamilton: I'd have done the same as Sebastian Vettel Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton says he would have done the same as Sebastian Vettel in the Canadian Grand Prix had their positions been reve...
2019-06-10, 12:13

Wolff: Wrong to pressure officials over Vettel penalty in Canadian GP Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff believes it is wrong to put pressure on Formula 1's officials for the controversial decision to penalise Sebastian Vett...
2019-06-10, 12:13

Volkswagen T-Cross gets a new 1.6 TDI diesel engine News 10 Jun, 2019 The Volkswagen T-Cross compact SUV is now available with a 1.6-litre four-cylinder diesel engine, priced from £21,240...
2019-06-10, 12:13

New Skoda Karoq Velo concept car for cyclists has its own washing machine News 10 Jun, 2019 Skoda Karoq Velo is a concept version of the Karoq SUV, designed with cyclists in mind, with a built-in washing machi...
2019-06-10, 12:13

'Noise cameras' to target illegally loud cars The Department for Transport is trialling a new system to monitor excessively loud vehicles The Department for Transport is trialling a new camera s...
2019-06-10, 11:39

Skoda builds one-off Karoq-based SUV for cyclists Karoq Velo concept features a washing machine, Follow Me drone and inbuilt Wi-Fi hotspot Skoda has unveiled a one-off concept version of the Karoq,...
2019-06-10, 11:39

Toyota Land Cruiser Utility 3dr long-term review Will a basic – and we do mean basic – Land Cruiser cut it as a daily family workhorse? Six months with one should be enough to find out Why we’re ru...
2019-06-10, 11:39

Nissan hits back after Renault opposes governance reforms Nissan said it will continue to persuade partner Renault to back its proposed corporate governance reforms after Renault sent a letter to Nissan indi...
2019-06-10, 10:13

Range Rover Velar SVAutobiography Dynamic 2019 review Long-legged, limited-run luxury Velar V8 steps into the ring with hottest Alfa Stelvio and Porsche Macan There’s very little about the fast, handso...
2019-06-10, 10:13

Under the skin: How carbonfibre is trickling down to the mainstream McLaren made the first ever CRFP F1 chassis in 1981 and has led the way in making road car monocoques since 2010. Now it’s brought previously out-sou...
2019-06-10, 10:13

The future of Jaguar sports cars Departing Jaguar design boss Ian Callum lays out his blueprint for Jaguar's sporting future - and sketches it for us A key part of the legacy Ian Ca...
2019-06-10, 10:13

Used car buying guide: Volkswagen Eos Webasto: Once famous for pop-up sunroofs, it designed the Eos’s folding roof A cut above your average used coupé-convertible in looks and quality,...
2019-06-10, 10:13

May's auto sales drop still feels like a win U.S. sales of cars and light trucks fell 0.3 percent in May, but the month still felt like a winner for many industry participants as a big Memorial ...
2019-06-10, 07:39

Out-of-trust cases raise concerns of 'bloodbath' for retailers U.S. auto sales are at historically robust levels. Yet concern is rising over the number of dealers accused by their lenders of selling vehicles with...
2019-06-10, 07:39

Marchionne’s plea to not buy Fiat EV sold at least 1 Most Fiat models could desperately use more buyers. One, the 500e, is notable for a time when Fiat Chrysler’s then-CEO Sergio Marchionne urged people...
2019-06-10, 07:39

Toyota amps up U.S. EV plans to join new ‘surge' Toyota is ramping up electric vehicle deployment plans, pulling forward its goal of selling 5.5 million electrified vehicles by five years and aiming...
2019-06-10, 07:39

Dealers' optimism faded a bit from last year Dealers' optimistic view of the U.S. market waned last quarter amid softening new-vehicle sales and a mounting threat of tariffs. They remained optim...
2019-06-10, 07:39

FCA reeling after failed tie-up, suit by Bigland Just when it seemed Fiat Chrysler was on a clear path forward, the automaker pulled the plug on a merger with Renault and was sued by its own U.S. sa...
2019-06-10, 07:39

It's very confusing out there While I have taken some time off, getting back to fighting trim, I have been fascinated by the chaos that seems to be surrounding the automobile indu...
2019-06-10, 06:52

Teamwork will help unlock revenue potential of vehicle data Teamwork allows each industry to harness and exchange data sets with multiple stakeholders to run their businesses more efficiently and improve the c...
2019-06-10, 06:52

Ferrari intends to appeal Vettel's Canadian Grand Prix penalty The Ferrari Formula 1 team says it has notified the FIA that it intends to appeal the penalty that cost Sebastian Vettel victory in the Canadian Gran...
2019-06-10, 00:52

Sebastian Vettel rages over Canadian Grand Prix penalty call Sebastian Vettel suggested Formula 1 stewards had to be "blind" to think he could have kept control of his Ferrari in the incident that cost him Cana...
2019-06-10, 00:13

Hamilton: Canadian GP victory "not the way I wanted to win" Lewis Hamilton says taking victory in the Canadian Grand Prix after Formula 1 rival Sebastian Vettel's time penalty is "absolutely not the way I want...
2019-06-10, 00:13

Michigan NASCAR Cup race postponed to Monday by rain The NASCAR Cup Series race at Michigan has been postponed until Monday following persistent light rain that left cars unable to complete more than a ...
2019-06-10, 00:13

Renault F1 boss: Hulkenberg "upset" by Canadian GP team orders Renault Formula 1 driver Nico Hulkenberg was left "a bit upset" after the team ordered him to stay behind Daniel Ricciardo in the Canadian Grand Prix...
2019-06-10, 00:13

Vettel: Modern F1 racing rules make drivers sound like lawyers Sebastian Vettel feels Formula 1 is no longer the sport he grew up enjoying and drivers now sound "like lawyers", following the penalty that cost him...
2019-06-10, 00:13

Sebastian Vettel penalty hands Lewis Hamilton Canadian GP win Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari were denied a first win of the 2019 Formula 1 season after a five-second time penalty handed Canadian Grand Prix victory...
2019-06-09, 22:00

Suninen switches to ex-Hirvonen co-driver Lehtinen for rest of '19 WRC M-Sport Ford World Rally Championship driver Teemu Suninen has switched co-driver, with Jarmo Lehtinen returning to rallying's top flight to join his...
2019-06-09, 19:26

Review: Mazda's CX-5 Signature tries for a luxury ride without the luxury price Our CX-5 tester had a sticker price of $39,155, which is on the high end of the compact crossover range. For that price, though, you get a serious op...
2019-06-09, 18:13

Toyota To Launch An Electric Version Of all Models From 2020 Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) will be coming up with a brand new battery electric vehicle (BEV) platform and is planning to launch 10 new BEVs by 20...
2019-06-09, 18:00

TVS Jupiter Grande Discontinued; ZX Variant Updated With New Features The TVS Jupiter ZX gets an LED headlamp, semi-digital console and an adjustable rear monoshock, and replaces the Grande as the new range-topping vari...
2019-06-09, 18:00

2020 Mahindra Thar Spotted Testing We expect the 2020 Mahindra Thar to get the BS 6 compliant engine version of Mahindra's 2.2-litre mHawk engine and it will get the 4x4 Low (L) and Hi...
2019-06-09, 18:00

Aston Martin DBX Spotted Testing The Aston Martin DBX will be powered by an AMG sourced 493 bhp, 4.0-litre, twin-turbo V8 motor. The company is also expected to offer the DBX with it...
2019-06-09, 18:00

Rebellion to run vibrant art car liveries in Le Mans 24 Hours Privateer World Endurance Championship LMP1 squad Rebellion Racing has revealed a pair of radical 'art car' liveries for next weekend's Le Mans 24 Ho...
2019-06-09, 17:52

Bottas: Bad days like Canada qualifying hurt more in F1 title fight Valtteri Bottas says setbacks like his performance in the final Canadian Grand Prix qualifying session hurt more now he is in a Formula 1 title fight...
2019-06-09, 17:52

Wittmann: No Rast/Aberdein penalty for Misano DTM clash unacceptable Marco Wittmann says it is unacceptable that Audi DTM drivers Rene Rast and Jonathan Aberdein were not penalised for the collision that forced his ret...
2019-06-09, 17:52

'It's good news the FCA/Renault merger has fallen through' Opinion 9 Jun, 2019 The idea of a potential merger between FCA and Renault sounded like a bad idea, so Mike Rutherford is glad the deal...
2019-06-09, 16:00

Mercedes won't turn down F1 engines after Stroll Canada FP3 failure Toto Wolff says Mercedes will not change the way it operates its Formula 1 engines in Sunday's Canadian Grand Prix despite concerns generated by Lanc...
2019-06-09, 13:52

Powell: W Series title hopes now slim after airborne Misano crash Alice Powell believes that her chances of winning the inaugural W Series title are now slim, after crashing out on the first lap of the third round a...
2019-06-09, 13:52

Bringing premium EVs to China: Behind the scenes at Nio ES8 went on sale last year. Smaller ES6 soon followed Nio is going places fast with upmarket EVs and innovative brand building. We meet its CEO A ...
2019-06-09, 13:13

A quick check-up: Servicing the McLaren F1 For every one of the 106 McLaren F1s, MSO holds a detailed history file. These contain everything from its original factory-build specification to a ...
2019-06-09, 13:13

Former Jaguar engineering chief Norman Dewis dies aged 98 Legendary test engineer was responsible for the handling of Jaguar's most iconic cars, from the D-Type to the XJ6 Norman Dewis OBE has died at the a...
2019-06-09, 13:13

McGuinness "surprised, disappointed" with Norton IoM TT problems John McGuinness says he was surprised and disappointed by the problems he suffered during the 2019 Isle of Man TT with the Norton in the Superbike an...
2019-06-09, 12:26

Misano DTM: Rast seals clean sweep of poles as Dovizioso crashes Audi's Rene Rast clinched a clean sweep of pole positions at Misano ahead of Sunday's second race, while Ducati MotoGP rider Andrea Dovizioso nudged ...
2019-06-09, 12:26

Renault F1's Ricciardo thinks he can beat Red Bulls in Canadian GP Renault's Daniel Ricciardo believes he can stay ahead of Red Bull Formula 1 drivers Pierre Gasly and Max Verstappen in the Canadian Grand Prix after ...
2019-06-09, 12:26

Wolff annoyed Mercedes' F1 rivals lobbying for return to 2018 tyres Toto Wolff believes Pirelli has been targeted by opportunistic lobbying to bring back its 2018 tyres in a bid end Mercedes' dominant start to the For...
2019-06-09, 11:01

Needed: Dealership compliance officers For years, compliance consultants and lawyers have given this advice to dealerships: Appoint a compliance officer. Yet despite the numerous regulatio...
2019-06-09, 08:01

Group 1 launches online sales platform Group 1's AcceleRide allows visitors to browse new and used inventory, customize features, select financing and payment terms and coordinate delivery...
2019-06-09, 08:01

Racing Point's Stroll back to old-spec Mercedes after engine failure Lance Stroll will revert to his previous-specification Mercedes Formula 1 engine ahead of qualifying for the Canadian Grand Prix after his fiery fail...
2019-06-09, 06:39

Will Greg Biffle's NASCAR comeback continue after Truck win? Greg Biffle took victory in his first NASCAR start since the end of the 2016 Cup season by triumphing in Friday night's Truck Series race at Texas Mo...
2019-06-09, 06:39

Aston Martin: Wittmann showed Habsburg's inexperience on tyres R-Motorsport Aston Martin team principal Florian Kamelger says Misano race-winner Marco Wittmann demonstrated Ferdinand Habsburg's DTM inexperience, ...
2019-06-09, 06:39

Formula 1 2021 rules sign-off delay now set to be agreed The sign off of Formula 1's 2021 technical regulations is now set to be delayed until October following a team principals' meetings to discuss plans ...
2019-06-09, 06:39

Hamilton hopes Vettel's Montreal pole is Ferrari's "turning point" Mercedes Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton hopes Sebastian Vettel's Canadian Grand Prix pole position marks a turning point for the Ferrari team this s...
2019-06-09, 06:39

Renault F1 team boss explains reluctance over 2021 rules delay Cyril Abiteboul says his Renault Formula 1 team's reservations over agreeing to the proposed 2021 rules sign-off deadline extension stem from fears r...
2019-06-09, 06:39

Sainz takes three-place grid drop for Canadian GP after Albon block McLaren Formula 1 driver Carlos Sainz Jr will be demoted three places on the Canadian Grand Prix grid for impeding Alex Albon during Montreal qualify...
2019-06-09, 06:39

Max Verstappen says Canadian GP Q2 exit "just very unlucky" Red Bull Formula 1 driver Max Verstappen believes he was "very unlucky" to miss out on Canadian Grand Prix Q3, defending the decision to qualify on t...
2019-06-09, 06:39

Texas IndyCar: Josef Newgarden fends off Alexander Rossi for win Josef Newgarden jumped to the front with an inspired Penske strategy call and then fended off Alexander Rossi to win the Texas Motor Speedway IndyCar...
2019-06-09, 06:39

Ford's director of global strategic design, David Woodhouse, resigns Woodhouse, who had been with the company for 20 years, helped turn around Lincoln by crafting the luxury brand's new "quiet flight" design philosophy...
2019-06-08, 20:13

New ‘noise cameras’ to target loud car exhausts News 8 Jun, 2019 Owners of cars with exhausts that are too loud, and those who rev their engines, face fines as ANPR noise camera tech ...
2019-06-08, 19:26

Hulkenberg: Canadian GP tyre drop-off could cause F1 pit traffic jam Nico Hulkenberg thinks there could be a "traffic jam" in the pits early in the Canadian Grand Prix if high degradation of Pirelli's soft Formula 1 ty...
2019-06-08, 17:13

Misano W Series: Chadwick resists Visser to extend points lead Jamie Chadwick took victory in the third round of the inaugural W Series season at Misano, extending her championship lead over second-place finisher...
2019-06-08, 17:13