2020 BMW M3
The next-gen BMW M3 makes substantial power increases over its predecessor

Opinion: are we now in the age of the hyper-saloon?

BMW's M cars are tipped to receive more potent powertrains from 2020, which threatens their position as performance family cars

by Lawrence Allan
19 March 2019
New cars
Limited-slip differential cutaway
The latest LSDs have electronically activated clutches instead of mechanical ramps which compress the plates and lock the differential

Under the skin: how technology is improving limited-slip differentials

We take a look inside the crucial component in any performance car's drivetrain

by Jesse Crosse
18 March 2019
Tesla Model Y on the road blue

Opinion: Tesla's most important model yet brings few surprises

The Model Y didn't debut with any gimmicky features – but it didn't need them, and is a good sign for things to come from Tesla

by Tom Morgan
15 March 2019
New cars
Aston Martin stands to reinvent the supercar with the Vanquish Vision and AM-RB 003

Matt Prior: the sad decline of supercar start-ups

Ferrari, Aston Martin, McLaren and Lamborghini are in the grip of an arms race, but is there a David to take on these Goliaths?

by Matt Prior
15 March 2019
Geneva motor show
WLTP testing Mercedes

Why Autocar is committing to WLTP testing figures

We're adapting our reviews, features and magazine data pages to give you the fairest and clearest efficiency ratings possible

by Matt Saunders
14 March 2019
Sebastian Vettel Ferrari Formula 1

Racing lines: Why Vettel could be F1 champion or bust in 2019

Youngest champion of all time needs a great season under new boss at Ferrari

by Damien Smith
14 March 2019
Infiniti QX50 reveal

Why Infiniti's European exit is no surprise

Poor sales, unfortunate timing and an audience that never quite accepted Infiniti as a premium brand all contributed to its eventual surrender

by Mark Tisshaw
12 March 2019
Volvo S60 R-Design

Why Volvo’s 112mph speed limit is a first step towards a slower future

The Swedish car maker’s self-imposed maximum speed for all of its cars from 2021 could be about more than paying lip service to public opinion

by Tim Dickson
12 March 2019
Mini plant Oxford
Upcoming BMW 1 Series will sit atop a variant of the platform used by the Mini

Oxford could build the BMW 1 Series

Could an upcoming plant shutdown be part of plans to move production of the new FWD 1 Series to the UK?

by Hilton Holloway
11 March 2019
New cars
Boston Dynamic Wildcat

Why the arrival of fully autonomous cars reflects the slow rise of the robot

Five decades after television promised us robotic assistants, we're still waiting – so will autonomous cars follow suit?

by Tim Dickson
8 March 2019


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