Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Range Rover gets new mild-hybrid powertrain

Jaguar Land Rover has fitted a new mild-hybrid engine to the Range Rover, comprising a turbocharged 3.0-litre straight-six petrol engine and electric...

BMW: The “Number-Series” Cars Will Grow Apart Visually

We recently talked with Adrian Van Hooydonk just after the introduction of the newest BMW 3-series. He has been BMW Group head of design since...

Lynk & Co 03 – concept and spy pictures

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While Boris rearranges the deck chairs, the car industry is crashing | Richard Partington

Here comes more bad news from the car industry. In what is shaping up to be the worst year since the financial crisis...

$3,000 in Three Days to Go Four-Wheeling

On this episode of “Dirt Every Day” presented by Tire Rack, the Dirt Heads find themselves in Pennsylvania with $3,000 to spend and...

Geely confirms 50:50 stake in Smart

Geely has taken a 50 per cent stake in the Smart city car brand from parent company Daimler, it has been confirmed....

Four-door Imagine by Kia concept has performance focus

Kia confirmed the concept will be underpinned by a low-mounted, induction-charge battery pack powering a compact drivetrain. While the concept will have a performance...

Autocar confidential: BMW's i8 successor, McLaren has to be a two-seater and more

Three’s a crowd Any prospects of the new McLaren GT aping the firm’s Ultimate Series GT, the Speedtail, and having three seats were undone...

Bloodhound supersonic car project goes into administration

The company behind Bloodhound SSC, the British effort to build a 1000 mph supersonic car, has announced that the project has gone into...

Best intensive winter driving courses: improve your skills on snow and ice

The winter months are now here, so expect rain, snow and ice. Last year the UK was battered by storms for days, leading...

Waymo Picks Motor City Location to Smarten Up 'Dumb' Cars

Waymo has chosen an existing American Axle facility in southeast Michigan as a spot for upgrading cars with Level 4 self-driving capability. Waymo is...

You could be charged with careless driving and fined £5,000 for letting your car...

DRIVERS face large fines for letting their car run out of fuel, as the major inconvenience is actually against the law. And it could...

Mercedes-Benz plans 2019 plug-in hybrid model blitz

Mercedes-Benz says 2019 will be its ‘year of the plug-in hybrid’, with plans to hugely expand its EQ Power-branded range as part of...

Jaguar Land Rover reveals new ‘earn as you drive’ tech – pictures

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2019 Volkswagen T-Cross to hunt down Juke

The Volkswagen T-Cross will become the fourth SUV in the car maker’s European line-up when it goes on sale early next year, following...

Honda CR-V Hybrid 2019 UK review

Like its 1.5-litre turbo petrol range-mate, the CR-V Hybrid has a particularly spacious, comfortable and solid-feeling cabin which, while it doesn’t broadcast its...

New 2019 BMW 1 Series: next-gen premium hatch spied

The new BMW 1 Series looks set to be one of the most significant new car releases this year, and the Audi...

New 2020 Mercedes-AMG GLB 45 spied testing – pictures

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Confusing measurements could mean YOUR brakes are faulty – here’s how to find out...

BRITISH motorists could be waiting too long to replace their brakes due to confusing measurements when they have their car serviced. A recent study...

Chinese car sales fall for first time in more than 20 years

Sales of cars in China have dropped for the first time in almost 30 years, a sign of the importance of ending the...

Morrisons Makes It – GeniePoint

GeniePoint Network Rapid Charger ChargePoint Services, owner and operator of the GeniePoint Network, has today announced a green transport energy roll-out plan with Morrisons...

Banned number plates: the new '68' car registration numbers axed by the DVLA

MY68 DCK, OR68 ASM, NO68 EAD and SH68 AGR are among the ’68 number plate combinations to have been banned by the...

New Mini crossovers to fortify brand

BMW Group is betting it can lure more customers to Mini by adding crossovers and two-door hatchbacks. The automaker appears to be doubling down...

New 450kW EV charger from BMW and Porsche is as fast as filling up...

A new electric vehicle charger capable of delivering 100km (62 miles) worth of charge in just three minutes, and fully charging an...

How aPriori’s smart software helps designers reduce the cost of production

Software evaluates the cost impact of design decisions early in the development process Manufacturing businesses across all sectors face a growing challenge to reduce...

In Photos: 1971 Volkswagen Tiki Lounge Bus

Whether you are a Volkswagen aficionado or not, there is a good chance you’ve caught a glimpse of the iconic Woodstock Bus somewhere...

Police are cracking down on uninsured drivers – and yours could be invalid without...

POLICE are cracking down on uninsured drivers in a bid to get them off the road. But thousands of motorists could be unwittingly breaking...

This week’s poll: Powering Britain’s trains after diesel

With diesel trains set to be phased out on the UK rail network by 2040, are the alternatively-fuelled alternatives likely to deliver the...

MPs now want to ban new petrol and diesel cars in 2032

MPs want the government to bring forward its proposed 2040 ban on the sale of...

Promoted content: Machine vision, AI, blockchain and IoT are revolutionising supply chains

Blockchain technology creates ‘digital threads’ that provide the connecting tissue between manufacturers, suppliers, partners and operators, writes Mark Walton-Hayfield, UKI Industry X.0 Innovation...