• New Kia Picanto Revealed Ahead of Geneva Debut

    Kia has released first details and photos of the next-generation Picanto, which will make its world debut in March at the Geneva Motor Show. New Picanto will be offered in both three and five-door body styles with four all-new powertrains. This new city car now… Continue reading »

  • Volkswagen Golf R Driven - The Fastest Production Golf Ever

    Ssh....this is the fastest production Golf ever but they are almost keeping it a secret. A couple of wee ‘R’ badges and fat twin exhaust tailpipes are the first clues. The more sharp-eyed may notice that it sits a bit lower and those big wheels… Continue reading »

  • Rendered Speculation: 2011 Mercedes-Benz ML-Class

    Based on the latest spy photos we have a photoshopped image of what the new 2011 ML-Class will very likely look like when it arrives at your local MB dealership later this year. Side view reveals us two bold character lines on the doors, along… Continue reading »

  • Spy Shots: 2012 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Winter Testing in Austria

    The next-generation Mercedes S-Class mule has been spotted testing on Bosch’s new winter-test base in Austria. Styling is expected to be influenced by the F700 concept that made its debut at the Frankfurt Auto Show in 2007. Compared to the current S-Class, the new one… Continue reading »

  • IAM Warns of Triple Whammy for Drivers in the New Year

    The Institute of Advanced Motorists is warning that the serious deterioration in the condition of many UK roads, due to severe winter weather, could be even worse than last year as the country’s roads thaw out. The pothole-ridden state of the UK’s roads coincides with… Continue reading »

  • The Daily Telegraph Nominates Ferrari 458 Italia as Car Of The Year

    The Ferrari 458 Italia has won a further coveted award, taking the Car of the Year title from a strong field of supercars in The Daily Telegraph’s “Motoring”, one of the UK’s most respected automotive supplements. In declaring the 458 Italia the winner in the… Continue reading »

  • Frosted Windscreen Fears For Motorists

    Would you drive with your eyes closed? Of course you wouldn't, that'd be silly. But many admit to driving partially blind first thing in the morning or at night when it’s frosty. Often they will travel more than a mile before they can see clearly.… Continue reading »

  • 2012 Audi A6 Avant Rendered

    Audi's all-new A6 saloon will arrive in UK showrooms in April priced from £30,145. The new A6 will be offered with a choice of one petrol engine and three TDI units that develop between 175bhp and 298bhp. All of these engines come with the start-stop… Continue reading »

  • Porsche 918 Coupe Supercar Rendered

    Last month Porsche announced that they are returning to Detroit Auto Show with a new ‘Spectacular’ Supercar. Not much is known at this point, but different reports suggest the car will be a coupe version of the 918 Spyder concept. The image above is purely… Continue reading »

  • Porsche Cayenne Coupe 902 by Merdad Collection

    Porsche Cayenne Coupe 902 by Merdad Collection

    Coventry based tuner Merdad Collection has released live pictures of its Porsche Cayenne Coupe 902. Based on the second generation Cayenne Turbo, the two-door conversion features a new body kit, 22-inch alloys, upgraded suspension which lowers the car by 40mm, up to 740bhp and a… Continue reading »

  • Jaguar Land Rover Celebrates 2010 International Awards Success

    Jaguar Land Rover is celebrating a successful 2010 having received more than eighty international awards for its vehicles during the year. The tally of awards was shared almost equally between the two brands. Leading the charge for Land Rover was Discovery 4 with over 28… Continue reading »

  • Know Your Limits: Last Night's Drinks May Remain

    Motorists planning to drive on New Year’s Day should ensure they aren’t over the limit from drinking the night before. Car accessories retailer Halfords warns that drinking more than three pints of beer or large glasses of wine in the evening could leave you over… Continue reading »

  • New Speed Camera Rules to Improve Transparency

    Local authorities and the police will have to publish full information about speed cameras, under proposals announced yesterday by Road Safety Minister Mike Penning. By April 2011 the Government wants information about cameras to be easily available to the public. This could include data about… Continue reading »

  • Over Half of Britain’s Drivers Have Had In-car Sex

    It’s an unusual way to burn off the Christmas turkey, but 54% of us admit to having had sex in a car, according to research by Autoquake.com, the UK’s leading online car retailer. Despite the lack of space and the risk of getting caught, 22%… Continue reading »

  • Accessories That Break the Law of Good Taste

    In law, an 'accessory' is a person who assists in the perpetration or commission of an offence. There are, and have been, any number of car accessories that can be considered as illegal in that they were and are totally naff. Here is an edited… Continue reading »