Ford Escort for China

Comment: why you can still buy a Ford Escort in China

We take a close-up look at the China-only Ford Escort and ponder why it co-exists alongside the Focus

by Mark Tisshaw
16 November 2018
New cars
Citroen C1 Club
Citroën C1 Club is showing other race series how to do it

Matt Prior: could cheaper motor racing attract more people to the sport?

This week Matt Prior forecasts an increase in the popularity of budget championships aimed at amateurs

by Matt Prior
16 November 2018
Tester’s notes
Trumpchi GS4
Trumpchi GS4

Insight: could China's SUVs compete internationally?

Chinese-market SUVs have become remarkably better to drive, so are they ready to take on Western competitors?

by Mark Tisshaw
15 November 2018
Guangzhou motor show

A close-up look at the Aston Martin DBX

What we learned from a prototype of the forthcoming Aston Martin SUV at the company's new factory in Wales

by Julian Rendell
14 November 2018
New cars
EVs aren't selling quick enough to replace diminishing diesel models

Government's approach to emissions is counter-productive

Diesels are vanishing but regulations are pushing buyers towards petrol vehicles instead, not EVs

by Mark Tisshaw
14 November 2018
Industry
Mazda MX-5 Global Cup
The race car: a Mazda MX-5

Opinion: racing – an unlikely but highly effective medicine

We contemplate how getting involved with racing, such as the Race of Remembrance, can help injured war veterans

by Andrew Frankel
13 November 2018
Motorsport
Mitsubishi L200 2018 reveal

Are pick-ups the next SUVs?

Pick-up truck sales are on the up in the UK - and it's not just business owners who seem to see the appeal

by James Attwood
9 November 2018
New cars
BMW X7
Cars sell even with a face only their designer could love

Matt Prior: do groundbreaking cars still need to look amazing?

This week Matt Prior laments the direction of modern vehicle design, and wonders what happened

by Matt Prior
9 November 2018
Tester’s notes
Nissan Leaf
Buyers will snub EVs until charging network improves

Matt Prior: just how close are we to an electric future?

This week Matt Prior questions if ambitious government targets for EV adoption are in any way realistic

by Matt Prior
2 November 2018
Tester’s notes
Front three quarters of the Nissan Micra
The Micra comprises the latest automotive technology in an affordable package

Nissan’s banned TV ad shows the ASA’s rules aren’t grounded in reality

Does advertising watchdog's reprimanding of Nissan show off the watchdog's unrealistic ideals?

by Tim Dickson
31 October 2018
Industry

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