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Volkswagen Passat GTE plug-in hybrid makes Paris debut

Volkswagen Passat GTE plug-in hybrid makes Paris debut

The new Passat is one of the most innovative cars in its class. Equipped with progressive drive, assistance and infotainment systems, it is high-tech encapsulated in a powerful design with sharp proportions.

Regent Street revs up

Regent Street revs up

London’s Regent Street will be packed with cars and motorbikes on Saturday 1 November… but, for once however, they will all be on public display rather than bumper-to-bumper en route to their next destination.

Passengers are driving us car-azy

British motorists admit the behaviour of their passengers is driving them round the bend in new research by car insurance expert, Admiral. One third said they have fallen out with a passenger during a journey, while one in seven have even kicked a passenger out of their car.

Learn to photograph & draw cars at the Heritage Motor Centre

Learn to photograph & draw cars at the Heritage Motor Centre

The Heritage Motor Centre is to host two creative workshops for those wanting to develop skills in motoring photography and automotive drawing.

The perfect man can change a tyre

The perfect man can change a tyre

Europcar, car hire services in Europe, has conducted a piece of light-hearted research to find out about the driving traits of the perfect man – at least as far as women are concerned!

No tax on display doesn’t mean it can’t be seen

No tax on display doesn’t mean it can’t be seen

Drivers need to be fully aware of the new vehicle tax disc changes that come into effect 1 October 2014 to ensure they stay the right side of the law, warns Mercedes-Benz Vans.

Forge Action Day 2014 - The Best One Yet!

Forge Action Day 2014 - The Best One Yet!

With the most eclectic guest list on the UK show-scene, the Forge Motorsport Action Day lived up to its reputation as being the most inclusive of summer shows. There can’t be many track and show events where this variety of machinery gets shown off both on and off the circuit!

Rare and unique classics on offer at Silverstone sale

Rare and unique classics on offer at Silverstone sale

Over 60 classic cars and three historic motorcycles will be offered in Silverstone Auctions’ Autumn Sale at Silverstone race circuit this Saturday.

EOLAB Concept showcases Renault’s pursuit of ultra-low fuel consumption

EOLAB Concept showcases Renault’s pursuit of ultra-low fuel consumption

Renault announces EOLAB – an environmental prototype with nearly 100 technological innovations designed to deliver ultra-low fuel consumption, of one litre per one hundred kilometres, whilst maintaining established B-segment levels of performance, practicality and affordability.

Tyre safety warning for returning students

Tyre safety warning for returning students

Students returning to university after the summer break are being encouraged to check that their car’s tyres are safe and legal before embarking on their journey following research among young drivers at the recent V-Festival, which found that a fifth had never checked their car’s tyre tread depths or pressures.

September '64' brings car buying bonanza

Car dealers are expected to see a big jump in both new and used car sales as buyers choose the new ‘64’ plate – while others opt for a more recent used car, according to AA Financial Services.

BCA wins motor industry award

BCA wins motor industry award

BCA’s new online Auction View search engine has won a leading industry honour, securing a 2014 Techies Award from BusinessCar magazine.

CMC to produce limited run of Mark 2 by Callum

CMC to produce limited run of Mark 2 by Callum

Following the amazing response from car enthusiasts around the world after the launch of the Jaguar Mark 2 by Callum, Classic Motor Cars Limited (CMC) have announced they will be producing a limited edition run of cars.

£120k McLaren supercar branded ‘bargain buy’

£120k McLaren supercar branded ‘bargain buy’

Canny car buyers might not necessarily consider McLaren supercars a “bargain”, but specialist funder Oracle Finance thinks the 12C could have become just that.

Caterham to contest historic Brighton Speed Trials

Caterham to contest historic Brighton Speed Trials

Caterham will compete at the famous Brighton Speed Trials event for the first time in seven years on Saturday 6 September.