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10 tempting cut-price lookalike classics

Tuesday  13:30,   07 april 2020

10 tempting cut-price lookalike... >>>

Government delays Clean Air Zone roll-out until 2021

Tuesday  13:30,   07 april 2020

Introduction of CAZs across UK is delayed until pandemic is over, allowing businesses to deal with crisis issuesThe decision was confirmed by Rebecca Pow, a junior minister at the Department for Food, Environment and Rural Affairs (Defra), in a... >>>

Behind the scenes at Lada's Russian headquarters

Tuesday  13:27,   07 april 2020

If your idea of Lada is a 1990s joke, think again: today, it’s a growing global force with a bold vision. We visit its HQ in RussiaSo when EU emissions regulations led to the Riva, along with the rest of Lada’s range, being withdrawn from sale in... >>>

Volkswagen Tiguan facelift due in 2021

Tuesday  12:27,   07 april 2020

The new Volkswagen Tiguan SUV has been spotted almost undisguisedPrices shouldn’t change too much from the current car, which starts at a fraction over £25,000. As it does now, the Tiguan will rival the Audi Q3, BMW X1, Hyundai Tucson, Peugeot 3008... >>>

Microsoft is going crazy: All events until the middle of 2021 digital

Tuesday  11:06,   07 april 2020

© Provided by Martin Geuss (Blog Dr. Windows) Microsoft company logo Last week Microsoft had canceled the last big conference this year with the Ignite or announces the transformation into a purely digital event. In this context, it appeared that... >>>

James Ruppert: Practical diesel cars that won't fall foul of the ULEZ

Tuesday  08:20,   07 april 2020

Vauxhall Astras, Insignias and - if you're hankering for a bit more style - the Mazda 6 all fit the briefFirst off, there are some colossal-mileage estates around for a few thousand pounds, and it just depends on whether you want something that... >>>

Autocar confidential: Land Rover's pick-up possibility, Volvo's electric lesson and more

Tuesday  02:26,   07 april 2020

Our reporters empty their notebooks to round up a week in gossip from across the automotive industryLand Rover's pick-up... >>>

Volkswagen e-Up 2020 UK review

Tuesday  02:26,   07 april 2020

VW's smallest EV gets a bigger range and smaller price and retains its cheery driving experienceOn the inside, the car differs from other Ups with its special analogue instrument pack. There’s a big central speedo flanked by simple, readable... >>>

Bentley plots flagship SUV to replace Mulsanne

Tuesday  02:25,   07 april 2020

CEO Adrian Hallmark sees 'gaps' within 'the SUV space', including for Bentayga derivativesThe new model could potentially sit at the top of an extended range of SUVs complementing the Bentayga, which has already transformed the... >>>

This Land Rover Defender went from farm truck to bespoke masterpiece

Monday  21:50,   06 april 2020

Fully restored and upgraded, this 1990 Land Rover Defender 110 pickup was recently sold for more than the cost of a new Range RoverNorth American enthusiasts are helping drive values of the iconic utility vehicle to new heights, despite their humble >>>

"The worst crisis": Why the Audi factory team in Phoenix is ​​trembling for existence

Monday  21:30,   06 april 2020

© Audi AG Particularly affected by the crisis: The Phoenix team by Ernst Moser The DTM teams are currently in alarm. "This is clearly the worst crisis I have ever experienced with my company," explains Phoenix Audi team boss Ernst Moser in an... >>>

Opinion: Virtual racing was booming before lockdown – you just didn't notice

Monday  19:35,   06 april 2020

Covid-19 may have forced broadcasters’ hands, but the popularity of esports was exploding without TV’s helpRacing esports seemed the natural fit: the cars and tracks we all know, (some of) the drivers we recognise, and all possible without stepping... >>>

Mercedes-AMG A35 (2020) review

Monday  18:05,   06 april 2020

The new A35 isn’t Mercedes-AMG’s hottest hatchback, but it sure isn’t tepid. We sample Affalterbach’s answer to the Volkswagen Golf R on UK roads. The post Mercedes-AMG A35 (2020) review appeared first on Motoring Research. >>>

Dust or Bust: taking a £200 Nissan Micra grass-track racing

Monday  17:20,   06 april 2020

A three-hour marathon in a field? No sweat for our tough little budget banger. We scaled the motor racing heights to give it a perfect send-offHaving picked my team’s grid position by pulling a number out of a hat, I started the three-hour... >>>

How to... store your classic car

Monday  17:06,   06 april 2020

For the latest classic car news, features, buyer’s guides and classifieds, sign up to the C&SC newsletter here There are several reasons why you might be thinking about storing your car. Maybe winter is approaching. You could carry on using it as... >>>