Repairing classic cars

Matt Prior: resilience reigns supreme with classic car ownership

Directing a film isn't all that different from owning and fixing old bangers. Honest.

by Matt Prior
18 October 2019
Tester’s notes
Volvo now offers an electrified version of its entire range
Volvo now offers an electrified version of its entire range

Opinion: Can Volvo succeed where governments have failed?

The Swedish firm believes that it can take a lead on tackling climate change through bold actions

by James Attwood
17 October 2019
Industry
Clark Lotus front

Racing lines: Remembering Jim Clark

With his flashing smile, dapper dress sense and reliably unreliable Lotus, the Scotsman was an icon that transcended motorsport

by Damien Smith
17 October 2019
Motorsport
Mercedes C63 blue

Opinion: The future of the V8 is once again under threat

New C63 V8-hybrid switch may be part of a larger transition as manufacturers struggle to limit CO2

by Lawrence Allan
17 October 2019
New cars
BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe studio static - front

Opinion: Can the 2 Series Gran Coupe lure 3 Series buyers?

It may be smaller than the G20-generation 3, but a front-driven platform could made the difference

by James Attwood
15 October 2019
New cars
Dyson car lead

Opinion: Why Dyson failed

Dyson's first car was due to be on our roads in less than 18 months, so what went wrong?

by Jim Holder
11 October 2019
Industry

Matt Prior: It doesn't take a monkey to appreciate NASCAR (but it helps)

A flying visit to a team garage made it clear to our tester that America's favourite motor sport has plenty to like

by Matt Prior
11 October 2019
Motorsport
Autocar meets James Dyson
James Dyson was confident his company's EV would be like nothing else on the road

Opinion: Why Dyson has dodged a bullet

Dyson's electric car plans are no more, but the now-axed project wasn't a waste of time

by James Attwood
10 October 2019
Industry
Renault in F1

Racing Lines: the trouble with Renault in F1

The French factory team is struggling this season - but why, and when will things turn around?

by Damien Smith
10 October 2019
Motorsport
Cupra e-Racer ride

A ride in Cupra's 670bhp e-Racer electric touring car

Cupra's ETCR e-Racer is an electric touring car without a series to race in, yet. But does it deserve one?

by Lawrence Allan
8 October 2019
New cars
Toyota Auris driving on high street
Auris Hybrid spotted with exhaust shock

Matt Prior: The cat's out of the backbox

Catalytic converter theft is no new phenomenon, but it's fast becoming an inevitability for some unlucky owners

by Matt Prior
4 October 2019
Tester’s notes
2018 Audi E-tron GT concept

Opinion: Audi has a head start over electric rivals

While other manufacturers scrabble to bring a bespoke EV platform to market, Audi already has four to work with

by James Attwood
3 October 2019
New cars

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