Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Opinion: Why Formula E is succeeding in New York City

But as with other major cities such as Paris, Rome and,...

PM charges ahead with plan to electrify embattled car-makers

Theresa May will pledge to offer new financial support for Britain's embattled automotive sector in one of her final efforts to cement an...

Government calls for card-payment capability at rapid chargers

The government has called for all new rapid charging points to offer debit- or credit-card payment capability by spring 2020. Although this is a...

Electric car chargepoints to accept contactless payment next year

All newly installed rapid or higher-powered electric car charging points should be fitted with contactless bank card readers from Spring 2020, the...

Electric chargers should offer card payment by 2020

All new public charging points should offer contactless payment via credit or debit card by spring next year, the government has said, as...

BP Chargemaster to roll out contactless payments

BP Chargemaster says it’s “investing heavily” in its network to make charging “as fast, convenient and cost-effective as possible”. Earlier this year, it joined...

UK's largest rapid charging network adds contactless payment

Polar, the UK’s largest public charging network for electric vehicles, will now offer contactless bank card payment on all new 50kW rapid and...

Changing market needs require hybrid systems to manage

Gémar Hompes, Sofico Managing Director The increasing complexity of the European leasing, finance and fleet and mobility markets requires sophisticated, future-ready hybrid computer systems....

First drive: 2019 Mini Electric driven on track

It contrasts sharply with the minimalist, touchscreen-dominated interiors of many electric...

Could 'intelligent' exhaust valves cut emissions?

Brunel University London is the first university in the UK to research how single-cylinder intelligent valve technology could slash emissions for the cars...

Government must do more to plan for rise of automation, unions warn

The Government needs to set out long term ambitions for industry following the rise and rise of automation and the need for...

UK needs strategy to deal with industrial change – TUC report

The government must come up with a blueprint for dealing with the challenges that automation and the move to a low-carbon economy pose...

A meeting of minds: Aston Martin, JLR and Porsche lead engineers debate the future...

Can you get the same character we currently see from the...

New 2020 Audi A3 to spawn seven-strong model lineup

The new A3 sports a bold new look that links it...

New Acura MDX, TLX Leaked by RDX’s Infotainment System

Acura, what happened here? An eagle-eyed member of the AcuraZine forum community was digging around the software files for the RDX crossover‘s infotainment...

In Photos: The Hottest Customs in Motown

An elegant roadster—15 years in the making and a composite of an amazing array of ideas and parts—was competing with a rat rod...

Ford Plans to Use VW’s MEB Platform for an EV

Ford and Volkswagen announced a partnership earlier this year to co-develop products and boost economic efficiencies, without equity exchange or cross-ownership between the...

This Is the C8 Mid-Engine Corvette’s Steering Wheel

Without a press release or fanfare, Chevrolet casually dropped the first official interior view of the soon-to-be-revealed mid-engine C8 Corvette. While it’s simply...

Year of the underdog: Geely's rise from obscurity to the top

Then, two years ago, Geely moved to purchase a 49% stake...

Brabham BT62: 691bhp track weapon takes on Silverstone

Just 70 will be made to commemorate the 70 years that...

Kawasaki’s Z1000SX mile-munching all-rounder offers bags of zip and it keeps getting better

YOU could be forgiven for overlooking the Z1000SX in Kawasaki’s  bustling large capacity offering. But how could you walk into a Team Green showroom...

Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 2019 review

We'd go without the awkward harnesses, but even at more than £85,000, the GT4 seems fine value for money. The chassis is phenomenally good, and...

Can British F1 ace Lando Norris drive on the roads as well as tracks?...

WHAT were you doing at age 19? Probably not mugging off Lewis Hamilton and watching him in your rear-view mirrors in front of 500...

BMW i3 electric car may not be replaced

The future of the BMW i3 is in doubt with senior BMW bosses revealing to Auto Express that the groundbreaking electric car...

Finger-clicking good: Autocar goes slot-car racing

In contrast, Russ’s other two Minis run compact Italian motors, one...

Mini Remastered: driving the classic car's £90,000 reinvention

We’ve driven an early prototype version of the Remastered before, but...

Pro Racer Andy Pilgrim Thrashes the Chevrolet Camaro SS 1LE

We’ve long held a soft spot for the high-performing Chevrolet Camaro SS 1LE. True, even though the Camaro is right at home in...

What It’s Like to Drive an Electric Race Car

Bryan Sellers is an electric race-car driver. That is, he races electric cars. Which isn’t to say he isn’t exciting—i.e. electric—on the track,...

10 Things You Should Know About Driving in Italy

I’ve wanted to drive across Italy in a cool car for a long time. Seeing epic road trips on TV painted an idyllic...

All Cars Are Welcome (Well, Almost All)

You know what they say about opinions, but car enthusiasts are a passionate bunch with maybe more than their fair share. They like...