News: Cars

Oublié: forgotten French car companies

Wednesday  12:12,   08 april 2020

Oublié: forgotten French car... >>>

What’s the best oil for my car?

Wednesday  11:52,   08 april 2020

Choosing the best oil for your car's engine can be tough, given the large number of options available. Our guide can help you make the right choiceUnless you’re an enthusiast, you may well open your car’s bonnet only when something goes wrong –... >>>

E3 2020 does not take place online either - restart announced with revised concept for 2021

Wednesday  11:51,   08 april 2020

​​© provided by Dr. Windows game fair E3 canceled Comparatively early and before the global shutdown due to the corona pandemic, the world's largest game fair E3 in Los Angeles had been canceled. The organizers said at the time that they are... >>>

Company car drivers are handing back their keys due to coronavirus

Wednesday  10:51,   08 april 2020

The national lockdown and work from home advice means company car drivers have no need for their motors – so they’re handing back the keys to save taxThe government’s work from home advice means many fleet car drivers have no need for their... >>>

Steve Cropley: My Berlingo is beloved, but it's no Bentley

Wednesday  08:25,   08 april 2020

When you've rolled in a Flying Spur, the squeaks of other cars boom like an... >>>

Q&A: Aston Martin boss wants brand to be the 'British Ferrari'

Wednesday  02:20,   08 april 2020

Aston will adopt Ferrari's business model, says CEO Andy Palmer, making fewer but more profitable modelsLawrence Stroll talks about reducing inventories and rebalancing the... >>>

Porsche 911 Turbo S 2020 review

Wednesday  01:25,   08 april 2020

Range-topping version of iconic sports car gets a host of key technical upgrades, including a new engine that makes it the quickest 911 yetThe new Turbo S is typically well mannered in Comfort mode around town. It’s not exactly quiet, but neither is >>>

2021 Polestar 3 to be performance SUV with Precept influence

Tuesday  18:41,   07 april 2020

Brand's design boss says upcoming Tesla Model X rival will feature minimalist design and pleasing dynamicsPolestar head of design Max Missoni told Autocar that, although a production version of the Precept has not been confirmed, it will have an >>>

The most expensive and cheapest job titles for car insurance

Tuesday  17:46,   07 april 2020

New research reveals the most expensive and cheapest job titles for car insurance. It's good news for mechanics, but bad news for professional drivers.The fact is, insurance companies consider some occupations to be higher risk than others. The... >>>

Ford Fiesta ST Performance Edition (2020) review

Tuesday  17:01,   07 april 2020

Ford Fiesta ST Performance Edition (2020) reviewAnd it’s not only fast Fords: last year, a 1978 Fiesta 950 – formerly an exhibit at London’s Science Museum – sold for... >>>

Promoted | GAP insurance explained

Tuesday  16:11,   07 april 2020

GAP insurance can give you useful financial protection on an expensive car purchase. We’ve teamed up with ALA Insurance to explain the ins and outsSo, what exactly is GAP Insurance, and when should you pay extra for it? We've partnered with ALA... >>>

James May is hosting an online pub quiz to ease lockdown boredom

Tuesday  15:25,   07 april 2020

Former Top Gear host James May will host a pub quiz this Wednesday evening to help ease the boredom of lockdown. James May’s Live Pub Quiz will take place on Wednesday April 8 at 8pm BST on the FoodTribe YouTube channel. There will be five rounds... >>>

How I fell in love with cars: Matt Saunders

Tuesday  15:25,   07 april 2020

For Autocar's road test editor, motors are a family affair: his father passed his passion onto him and now he is handing it to his sonMy old man probably felt the same way when he saw the glint in my eye the first time I held a steering wheel as >>>

SEAT Leon hatchback

Tuesday  14:10,   07 april 2020

"New technology narrows the gap between the SEAT Leon and the latest VW Golf"That's no mean feat in a class that also includes luminaries such as the Ford Focus, Honda Civic and Mazda3. In the past, SEAT has tried to make the Leon stand out via... >>>

Coronavirus: Motorway service areas remain OPEN

Tuesday  13:40,   07 april 2020

Motorway services are still open during the UK COVID-19 lockdown, but some operators may be running a reduced service. Here's what you need to know.That’s why Highways England is committed to keeping motorway service areas open, albeit with a... >>>