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Electric vehicle owners can pay for parking using electricity

Electric vehicle owners can pay for parking using electricity

Owners visiting Nissan’s Pavilion exhibition space can discharge their car to pay for parking. Read full article: Electric vehicle owners can pay for park...→

Iconic Ford Capri from 80s TV show Minder 'burnt to a crisp' in heatwave

Iconic Ford Capri from 80s TV show Minder 'burnt to a crisp' in heatwave

AN ICONIC motor that starred in hit 80s TV show Minder came a cropper in the sweltering heatwave. The classic Ford Capri belonging to Dennis Waterman’s charact [...] Read full article: Iconic Ford Capri from 80s TV show Minde...→

Classic car owners urged to pack one vital thing before long journeys or UK holidays

Classic car owners urged to pack one vital thing before long journeys or UK holidays

CLASSIC car owners have been urged to ensure they remember to pack one vital thing before setting off on a long journey or UK driving holiday for road safety p [...] Read full article: Classic car owners urged to pack one vit...→

Car leasing: the pros and cons

Car leasing: the pros and cons

During a time of financial uncertainty, is it worth joining the growing number of leasers to make sure you're driving the very latest model? Read full article: Car leasing: the pros and cons...→

Review: Mitsubishi L200

I fancied a drive to try out Mitsubishi’s flagship pick-up, the chest-puffing Barbarian X which, if you can’t reclaim VAT, costs around £39,000 as a cash purch [...] Read full article: Review: Mitsubishi L200...→

Cupra Ateca review - this Spanish SUV is serious about offering a sporty drive

The Cupra Ateca is the most powerful mainstream SUV on the market but is it a match for the best hot hatches? Read full article: Cupra Ateca review - this Spanish SUV is...→

Car breakdowns: Hot weather set to cause havoc - Here's how to avoid a potential issue

Car breakdowns: Hot weather set to cause havoc - Here's how to avoid a potential issue

CAR BREAKDOWNS are predicted to soar this weekend with just under 100,000 British drivers set to fall victim to a potential issue, according to a critical warn [...] Read full article: Car breakdowns: Hot weather set to cause...→

Mini refreshes Countryman John Cooper Works | Press and Journal

Mini refreshes Countryman John Cooper Works | Press and Journal

Mini has revealed the updated Countryman John Cooper Works, with the performance version of the firm’s SUV getting updates that were issued across the rest of [...] Read full article: Mini refreshes Countryman John Cooper Wo...→

Petrol and diesel car ban could see cash-strapped motorists 'excluded’ from the road

Petrol and diesel car ban could see cash-strapped motorists 'excluded’ from the road

PETROL and diesel car ban proposals could put "additional strain" on cash-strapped drivers as car makers warn not all customers will be able to afford brand ne [...] Read full article: Petrol and diesel car ban could see cash...→

MOT tests changes will add in ‘additional assessment’ due to this new driving law

MOT tests changes will add in ‘additional assessment’ due to this new driving law

MOT TEST changes will be made to include a new driving law change for old car tyres, according to the Department for Transport. Read full article: MOT tests changes will add in ‘additiona...→

Nissan Leaf e+ review

So it was pressed into use on the short school run, my commute from the countryside to the city centre and one longer weekend trip to visit friends.... But on [...] Read full article: Nissan Leaf e+ review...→

The Nissan Juke crossover is out to impress

The Nissan Juke crossover is out to impress

Japanese car maker Nissan's Juke compact crossover offers so much more than striking styling, as Road Record's editor has been discovering. In this road test, [...] Read full article: The Nissan Juke crossover is out to impr...→

Lotus launches new Scottish dealership

Lotus launches new Scottish dealership

Scottish fans of famous British marque Lotus will soon be able to check out its range of sports cars at a new retailer north of the Border. Read full article: Lotus launches new Scottish dealership...→

Pendragon to slash 1,800 jobs and shut 15 car dealerships

Pendragon to slash 1,800 jobs and shut 15 car dealerships

The Evans Halshaw and Stratstone owner said it will close its loss-making sites as part of efforts to cut costs. Read full article: Pendragon to slash 1,800 jobs and shut 1...→

Martin Lewis in urgent warning to drivers two days before this major rule change

Martin Lewis in urgent warning to drivers two days before this major rule change

MARTIN LEWIS has issued a critical warning for drivers just two days before a major driving law change comes into effect. Read full article: Martin Lewis in urgent warning to driver...→

Car insurance prices have fallen by £80 over six months for this one age group

Car insurance prices have fallen by £80 over six months for this one age group

CAR INSURANCE premium prices have fallen by £80 over the past six months for drivers in this one age group according to new research by Compare The Market. Read full article: Car insurance prices have fallen by £80 ...→

The Hyundai i10 is a well-sorted little squirt that costs pennies to run

The Hyundai i10 is a well-sorted little squirt that costs pennies to run

BEING the youngest of four boys, I know all about hand-me-downs. Faded tops. Knee patches. Battered trainers. I didn’t have new footie boots until I was 16. It [...] Read full article: The Hyundai i10 is a well-sorted little ...→

Mercedes reveals next S-class but won't confirm whether it will drive itself

Mercedes reveals next S-class but won't confirm whether it will drive itself

Self-driving tech has been feasible for years, but will Mercedes be the first to market with the seventh generation of its flagship saloon? Read full article: Mercedes reveals next S-class but won't ...→

Review - ‘Marmite’ crossover the Volkswagen T-Roc cabriolet is loved by some

Review - ‘Marmite’ crossover the Volkswagen T-Roc cabriolet is loved by some

Mirror Motoring's Colin Goodwin is worried he is married to someone who likes the 'solid as a Roc' Volkswagen T-Roc cabriolet - because it's 'weigh too dull' f [...] Read full article: Review - ‘Marmite’ crossover the Volkswa...→

New motorway speed limit increase will ‘not impact road safety’ despite major changes

New motorway speed limit increase will ‘not impact road safety’ despite major changes

NEW MOTORWAY speed limit rule changes will have "not impact upon road safety" with road users said to feel safer under the higher limits. Read full article: New motorway speed limit increase will ‘...→

Highway Code updates will see three new major driving laws introduced this year

Highway Code updates will see three new major driving laws introduced this year

NEW DRIVING laws are set to be introduced on Britain's roads as the Department for Transport announces a sweep of changes to the Highway Code. Read full article: Highway Code updates will see three new ...→

GreenFlag are offering thousands of free car checks to boost safety - secure yours today

GreenFlag are offering thousands of free car checks to boost safety - secure yours today

THOUSANDS of car owners can secure a free vehicle health check at GreenFlag in a bid to boost road safety as lockdown restrictions ease. Read full article: GreenFlag are offering thousands of free...→

Government loses £2.4bn in fuel revenue due to lockdown

The UK Treasury has been left facing a £2.4 billion financial black hole as a result of lockdown’s impact on drivers.... Figures from HM Revenue and Customs ob [...] Read full article: Government loses £2.4bn in fuel revenue ...→

Driving licence warning: Motorists risk £1,000 fine for failing to check simple thing 

Driving licence warning: Motorists risk £1,000 fine for failing to check simple thing 

DRIVING licences are legal documents and motorists are warned failing to do this one simple thing could risk heavy penalties such as fines. Read full article: Driving licence warning: Motorists risk ...→

Cars seized at shopping centre as cruisers defy lockdown

Cars seized at shopping centre as cruisers defy lockdown

The illegal Smethwick meet-up went ahead despite a surge in coronavirus cases across Sandwell Read full article: Cars seized at shopping centre as cruise...→

Motorway driving laws have been updated to offer drivers 'shorter journey times’

Motorway driving laws have been updated to offer drivers 'shorter journey times’

MOTORWAY driving laws are set for this major new update which could leave some drivers caught out by the simple change. Read full article: Motorway driving laws have been updated ...→

Opinion: I've come to hate cars with a passion. It makes me a car-hating, angry Karen

Opinion: I've come to hate cars with a passion. It makes me a car-hating, angry Karen

People still believe they have a God-given right to drive, when many could nip down to the shops on foot or on a bike Read full article: Opinion: I've come to hate cars with a p...→

Vote in The Sun Motor Awards to choose the best cars of 2020 and you could win a Silverstone 2021 season ticket

Vote in The Sun Motor Awards to choose the best cars of 2020 and you could win a Silverstone 2021 season ticket

WE have two exclusively reader voted awards that we want you to tell us who should win. Nominate your favourite cars in this year’s Sun Motor Awards and you co [...] Read full article: Vote in The Sun Motor Awards to choose t...→

Drivers could be fined up to £10,000 and issued 12 points for breaking new driving law

Drivers could be fined up to £10,000 and issued 12 points for breaking new driving law

NEW DRIVING laws which have come into effect could see drivers issued fines of up to £10,000 in a major blow to unsuspecting road users. Read full article: Drivers could be fined up to £10,000 and...→

Bugatti Baby II production commences

Bugatti Baby II production commences

Limited edition scaled-down car was showcased at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show. Read full article: Bugatti Baby II production commences...→

DVLA: This number plate has been sold for £35,000 despite simple three lettered design

DVLA: This number plate has been sold for £35,000 despite simple three lettered design

DVLA personalised number plate auctions always generate major price tags and one simple design has demanded almost £35,000. Read full article: DVLA: This number plate has been sold fo...→

Many younger motorists 'fearful after lockdown'

Many younger motorists 'fearful after lockdown'

As people begin to return to the roads now that the coronavirus lockdown restrictions are being eased, research shows a large number of millennial-generation m [...] Read full article: Many younger motorists 'fearful after lo...→

MINI give hot Countryman John Cooper Works a cool refresh

MINI give hot Countryman John Cooper Works a cool refresh

The MINI Countryman John Cooper Works has been revised in line with the rest of the compact family SUV range – and you can watch a video of the high-powered mo [...] Read full article: MINI give hot Countryman John Cooper Wor...→

Watch the Ford Mustang Mach-E 1400 that's ready to tear up the track

Watch the Ford Mustang Mach-E 1400 that's ready to tear up the track

Ford has created an incredible performance version of the new Mustang Mach-E all-electric SUV and you can watch it in action here – taking on some of its more [...] Read full article: Watch the Ford Mustang Mach-E 1400 that'...→

Classic cars may ‘run better’ and suffer less damage with new E10 fuel

Classic cars may ‘run better’ and suffer less damage with new E10 fuel

CLASSIC car owners may find that new E10 fuel changes set to be introduced next year actually helps cars to ‘run better' instead of doing damage. Read full article: Classic cars may ‘run better’ and suffer...→

Martin Lewis issues vital MOT warning to road users ahead of next week's big rule change

Martin Lewis issues vital MOT warning to road users ahead of next week's big rule change

MARTIN LEWIS has issued this critical MOT warning to road users to prevent drivers being caught out by major changes set to come into effect from next week. Read full article: Martin Lewis issues vital MOT warning to...→

Prices and specifications for new Toyota Yaris announced

Toyota has confirmed its new Yaris Hybrid will cost from £19,910 in the UK. Available to order now, first deliveries of the fourth generation of the Japanese b [...] Read full article: Prices and specifications for new Toyota...→

MOT test backlogs to cause havoc this autumn as DVSA warns garages will be ‘very busy’

MOT test backlogs to cause havoc this autumn as DVSA warns garages will be ‘very busy’

MOT test backlogs will affect garages throughout the autumn with the DVSA warning motorists that garages will be "very busy" until November this year. Read full article: MOT test backlogs to cause havoc this au...→

This car brand pulls out of the UK market as thousands of owners could be affected

MITSUBISHI has pulled out of the European and UK car markets which could have devastating effects for thousands of vehicle owners in the coming years. Read full article: This car brand pulls out of the UK marke...→

Car tax and MOT test trick could see drivers avoid massive £1,000 fines today

Car tax and MOT test trick could see drivers avoid massive £1,000 fines today

CAR TAX and MOT tests are both legal requirements for road users who could face fines for failing to update their policies or get a valid certificate secured. Read full article: Car tax and MOT test trick could see dri...→

Five million Brits to go on Europe driving holidays - Drivers warned to check for THIS

Five million Brits to go on Europe driving holidays - Drivers warned to check for THIS

DRIVING in Europe is set to soar this summer as new research revealed five million British drivers are hoping to take a trip to the continent by car. Read full article: Five million Brits to go on Europe drivi...→

Drink and drug drivers blamed for 'appalling stagnation’ in road deaths across UK

Drink and drug drivers blamed for 'appalling stagnation’ in road deaths across UK

DRINK and drug driving offences have been blamed for a stagnation in the number of fatalities on UK roads. Read full article: Drink and drug drivers blamed for 'appal...→

MOT test changes: Drivers may be issued £1,00 fine for breaking new law introduced today

MOT test changes: Drivers may be issued £1,00 fine for breaking new law introduced today

THOUSANDS of road users could be caught out and fined up to £1,000 by new MOT test rules introduced from today. Read full article: MOT test changes: Drivers may be issued ...→

Road casualty data is ‘embarrassing’ as expert reveals how ‘quick wins’ could boost safety

Road casualty data is ‘embarrassing’ as expert reveals how ‘quick wins’ could boost safety

ROAD CASUALTY data revealed yesterday by the Department for Transport is "frankly embarrassing" according to experts at IAM RoadSmart. Read full article: Road casualty data is ‘embarrassing’ as ...→

Mercedes-Benz reveal details of new E-Class saloon and estate for UK

Mercedes-Benz reveal details of new E-Class saloon and estate for UK

The Mercedes-Benz E-class has long been a popular choice with executives and the latest versions are now on sale in the UK. You can find out all about the spec [...] Read full article: Mercedes-Benz reveal details of new E-Cl...→

Honest John: advice on driving to France and Spain on holiday

Honest John: advice on driving to France and Spain on holiday

Our 'agony uncle' helps out with the precautions needed when driving a right-hand-drive car from the UK to your holiday destination Read full article: Honest John: advice on driving to France...→

Total of cars built at lowest level in 66 years as industry faces crisis

Total of cars built at lowest level in 66 years as industry faces crisis

THE MOTOR industry is facing its greatest crisis as the number of cars built over the past six months slumped to the lowest level since 1954 - when food ration [...] Read full article: Total of cars built at lowest level in 6...→

Are these the most exclusive supercars ever built? | Press and Journal

Are these the most exclusive supercars ever built? | Press and Journal

Though most supercars represent the very upper echelons of motoring, there is a higher level – a more exclusive level. Read full article: Are these the most exclusive supercars e...→

‘Appalling’ lack of progress as British road deaths flatline for 10th year

The number of people killed on Britain’s roads remained virtually unchanged over the last year, with nearly 1,800 fatalities recorded.... The latest Department [...] Read full article: ‘Appalling’ lack of progress as British ...→

Lockdown 'eases tensions between drivers and cyclists'

Lockdown 'eases tensions between drivers and cyclists'

Scots drivers and bike riders are getting along better as more people have turned to pedal power during the coronavirus restrictions – creating a chain reactio [...] Read full article: Lockdown 'eases tensions between drivers...→

Watch superb Aston Martin GT collection up for auction

Watch superb Aston Martin GT collection up for auction

An incredible selection of Aston Martin grand tourer models are being put up for auction and you can watch a video gallery of the five stunning models and find [...] Read full article: Watch superb Aston Martin GT collection ...→

Thousands issued fines for this simple driving mistake which is earning councils millions

Thousands issued fines for this simple driving mistake which is earning councils millions

THOUSANDS of motorists have been hit with a £60 driving fine for making one simple mistake as new research shows councils rake in millions each year on the cha [...] Read full article: Thousands issued fines for this simple d...→

New specification for Volkswagen trio | Press and Journal

New specification for Volkswagen trio | Press and Journal

Volkswagen has added a new United trim level to its Polo, T-Cross and T-Roc models, bringing more equipment and some subtle styling upgrades. Read full article: New specification for Volkswagen trio | ...→

Mini hits EV production milestone

Mini hits EV production milestone

New electric vehicle was integrated into the production processes at firm’s Oxford plant. Read full article: Mini hits EV production milestone...→

Three simple car checks could help drivers avoid this massive £10,000 fine

Three simple car checks could help drivers avoid this massive £10,000 fine

MOTORISTS have been warned that a simple three point check could see road users avoid a hefty £2,500 fine which could rise to £10,000. Read full article: Three simple car checks could help drive...→

Petrol and diesel car ban could be an impossible target as experts warn of risks

Petrol and diesel car ban could be an impossible target as experts warn of risks

PETROL and diesel car bans set to come into force in 2035 could be a near impossible target for many, according to the British Vehicle Rental and Leasing assoc [...] Read full article: Petrol and diesel car ban could be an im...→

New speed limit changes in one-third of towns and cities could see millions issued fines

New speed limit changes in one-third of towns and cities could see millions issued fines

SPEED limits are set to be slashed in one third of towns and cities across the UK in a major safety boost which could catch out millions of motorists. Read full article: New speed limit changes in one-third of ...→

How your car's driver assistance technology can lead to cheaper insurance

How your car's driver assistance technology can lead to cheaper insurance

We all love to moan about insurers but their recognition of the latest safety technologies to help calculate risk may lead to discounts Read full article: How your car's driver assistance technol...→

Review - Citroen C3 has French flair and thankfully isn't like anything else

Review - Citroen C3 has French flair and thankfully isn't like anything else

Mirror motoring writer Andy Gilpin believes the revamped Citroen C3 Puretech is a world away from what he remembers of earlier superminis Read full article: Review - Citroen C3 has French flair and...→

Driving theory test online: DVSA offering mock exams for car, motorcycle, lorry, bus and coach drivers

With driving lessons and practical tests still suspended in some parts of the UK, now is a great time for learners to brush up on their theory. Read full article: Driving theory test online: DVSA offerin...→

New cycle road plans will make cities ‘no go zones’ for cars which may ‘decimate business'

New cycle road plans will make cities ‘no go zones’ for cars which may ‘decimate business'

ROAD infrastructure plans could make towns and cities "no go zones" for all cars as proposals for new cycle routes take form. Read full article: New cycle road plans will make cities ‘n...→

RAFFLE PRIZE: Mercedes car plus £1,000 to be won in fundraiser for NHS

THIS Mercedes sports car and £1,000 cash will be won in a raffle supporting the NHS - here's how to enter. Read full article: RAFFLE PRIZE: Mercedes car plus £1,000 t...→

RAFFLE PRIZE: Mercedes sports car and £1,000 cash up for grabs in NHS fundraiser

THIS Mercedes sports car and £1,000 cash is the being raffled off and 30p for each sold ticket will go to the NHS. Read full article: RAFFLE PRIZE: Mercedes sports car and £1...→

Car insurance payment holidays extended until October - but some drivers will miss out

Car insurance payment holidays extended until October - but some drivers will miss out

CAR INSURANCE payment holiday deals are set to be extended until the end of October under latest guidance from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Read full article: Car insurance payment holidays extended ...→

Motorway roadworks speed limit: Why has speed limit been raised?

Motorway roadworks speed limit: Why has speed limit been raised?

MOTORWAY speed limits have been raised for stretches of roadworks, the Government announced today. Why has the speed limit been raised? Read full article: Motorway roadworks speed limit: Why has ...→

Review: Alfa Romeo Stelvio

I wasn’t long down the road before I realised I’d picked the wrong horse for the course. The Italian SUV had more than 500 horses. The course was mostly motorw [...] Read full article: Review: Alfa Romeo Stelvio...→

Help pick The Sun Motors Awards winners and win a season pass for Silverstone

Help pick The Sun Motors Awards winners and win a season pass for Silverstone

HELP pick the winners of The Sun Motors Awards 2020 – and you could win a season pass for Silverstone. That’s you and a friend sorted for the 2021 British ­For [...] Read full article: Help pick The Sun Motors Awards winners ...→

Honest John's classic auction guide

Honest John's classic auction guide

Is it still worth investing in historic cars rather than sterling? After recent stabilitisation, classic car prices are rising steeply again Read full article: Honest John's classic auction guide...→

New car scrappage schemes mean drivers can save up to £5,000 on brand new models

New car scrappage schemes mean drivers can save up to £5,000 on brand new models

CAR SCRAPPAGE scheme proposals may have been binned by the government but many manufacturers have offered a series of discounts for those looking to sell their [...] Read full article: New car scrappage schemes mean drivers c...→

Car Insurance can be invalidated and ‘immediately cancelled’ if drivers tell this lie

Car Insurance can be invalidated and ‘immediately cancelled’ if drivers tell this lie

CAR INSURANCE agreements can be "immediately cancelled" and invalidated if road users are caught "fronting" on their policies. Read full article: Car Insurance can be invalidated and ‘im...→

The Aston Martin CALLUM Vanquish 25 by R-Reforged is on its way

The Aston Martin CALLUM Vanquish 25 by R-Reforged is on its way

Scots design guru Ian Callum and partners R-Reforged have been talking about the new very rare and special Aston Martin Vantage that they are about to start ma [...] Read full article: The Aston Martin CALLUM Vanquish 25 by R...→

The Mazda2 is the go-2 supermini

The Mazda2 is the go-2 supermini

Motorists in the market for a smaller car would do well to take a good look at the Mazda2 supermini. In this review, we tell you all about the spec, performanc [...] Read full article: The Mazda2 is the go-2 supermini...→

MOT extension cancelled - the date the exemption ends, why it is being stopped and what to do if you already have an exemption

The automatic MOT extension offered to drivers during the UK’s lockdown is coming to an end and drivers are being urged to ensure they stay within the law when [...] Read full article: MOT extension cancelled - the date the e...→

New driving law plans could see petrol and diesel cars banned by this date

New driving law plans could see petrol and diesel cars banned by this date

NEW DRIVING law proposals have been openly attacked by campaigners who feel that "up to 97 percent of people" will reject the scheme. Read full article: New driving law plans could see petrol a...→

Vehicle thefts jump more than 50 per cent - these are the regions where you're most at risk

Thefts of vehicles in Britain have soared by more than 50 per cent in the last four years, according to police data.... More than 150,000 vehicles were stolen [...] Read full article: Vehicle thefts jump more than 50 per cen...→

Wearing the wrong sunglasses while driving could see motorists fined up to £2,500 today

Wearing the wrong sunglasses while driving could see motorists fined up to £2,500 today

DRIVING with the wrong sunglasses could see road users issued heavy charges for dangerous driving in a major summer warning as motorists head for staycation ho [...] Read full article: Wearing the wrong sunglasses while drivi...→

Kia Niro PHEV review: a plug-in hybrid that compares well with the all-electric version

Kia Niro PHEV review: a plug-in hybrid that compares well with the all-electric version

We rate the pure-electric Niro highly and the regular hybrid is also popular. Does the plug-in version offer the best of both worlds though? Read full article: Kia Niro PHEV review: a plug-in hybrid t...→

Sadiq Khan may face legal challenge from leading campaigners after congestion charge ’cash

Sadiq Khan may face legal challenge from leading campaigners after congestion charge ’cash

SADIQ KHAN could face legal action from campaigners over his decision to raise the fees of the London congestion charge and introduce new weekend rates. Read full article: Sadiq Khan may face legal challenge from...→

Driving law: Almost all road users break ‘confusing’ rules ‘without being aware’ of risks

Driving law: Almost all road users break ‘confusing’ rules ‘without being aware’ of risks

MOTORISTS may be breaking strict driving laws "without being aware" particular rules even exist with up to 97 percent of road users unaware of some illegal act [...] Read full article: Driving law: Almost all road users break...→

Mitsubishi plans to quit UK sales — but don't write-off the Outlander just yet

Mitsubishi plans to quit UK sales — but don't write-off the Outlander just yet

THIS was supposed to be a good news story about the success of the Mitsubishi Outlander, having just clocked up 50,000 UK sales. But Mitsubishi shocked the car [...] Read full article: Mitsubishi plans to quit UK sales — but ...→

Motorists could be issued £1,000 fine for making these simple staycation driving errors

Motorists could be issued £1,000 fine for making these simple staycation driving errors

SUMMER staycation holidays are in full swing with millions of British drivers set for a UK based trip as lockdown restrictions continue to ease. Read full article: Motorists could be issued £1,000 fine fo...→

MOT test warning: Many vehicles in need of extra repair work as major failures discovered

MOT test warning: Many vehicles in need of extra repair work as major failures discovered

MOT TESTS conducted in July required additional repair work to many vehicles with upgrades almost doubling when compared to last year. Read full article: MOT test warning: Many vehicles in need ...→

MG HS review - putting the focus on value for money

These are the 15 best hotels in the UK - according to the TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards Read full article: MG HS review - putting the focus on valu...→

Car tax changes: Thousands of employees encouraged to 'take advantage’ of major savings

Car tax changes: Thousands of employees encouraged to 'take advantage’ of major savings

Car tax benefit in kind changes were introduced in April and saw salary sacrifice tax charges completely scrapped. Read full article: Car tax changes: Thousands of employees ...→

These are the best new vans for young drivers

For many young people learning a trade or making a start of their own business, transport is absolutely vital.... And, depending on the type of work, a car mig [...] Read full article: These are the best new vans for young dr...→

How to use your car’s air-conditioning effectively in a heatwave

How to use your car’s air-conditioning effectively in a heatwave

With temperatures soaring over the next few days, many drivers will be taking full advantage of their car’s air-conditioning system. Read full article: How to use your car’s air-conditioning e...→

Meet the glam ‘carfluencers’ earning millions from posing with Ferraris on Insta

Meet the glam ‘carfluencers’ earning millions from posing with Ferraris on Insta

SITTING back in the plush back seat of ‘the most luxurious car ever made’, Supercar Blondie is handed a glass of bubbly and asked to pose for a photo that will [...] Read full article: Meet the glam ‘carfluencers’ earning mil...→

Watch the dazzling BMW X7 Dark Shadow Edition SUV

Watch the dazzling BMW X7 Dark Shadow Edition SUV

Upmarket German car maker BMW has revealed details of an exclusive version of its flagship X7 SUV – and you can see a video gallery of the new Dark Shadow Edit [...] Read full article: Watch the dazzling BMW X7 Dark Shadow Ed...→

New Lotus dealership for Scotland

Scotland has an all-new Lotus dealership. Park’s Lotus in Hamilton will open its doors to sales and service customers during August. It marks the first time in [...] Read full article: New Lotus dealership for Scotland...→

AA warns UK needs to set ‘significant’ road safety targets after DfT data is revealed

AA PRESIDENT Edmund King has warned now is the time to set "significant" and "challenging" road safety targets in a bid to secure zero road deaths by the end o [...] Read full article: AA warns UK needs to set ‘significant’ r...→

New speed limit rules in Wales ‘could affect your insurance’ for this reason

New speed limit rules in Wales ‘could affect your insurance’ for this reason

CAR INSURANCE policies could be affected by new speed limit rules in Wales according to experts at Go Compare. Read full article: New speed limit rules in Wales ‘could af...→

Vehicle Excise Duty reform raises more questions than answers

Vehicle Excise Duty reform raises more questions than answers

The Government is exploring ways of improving VED to incentivise low-emission cars. Does that mean a pay-as-you-drive system is inevitable? Read full article: Vehicle Excise Duty reform raises more q...→

Breaking news headlines about Motoring, linking to 1,000s of sources around the [...]

Breaking news headlines about Motoring, linking to 1,000s of sources around the world, on NewsNow: the one-stop shop for breaking news Read full article: Breaking news headlines about Motoring, ...→

New MOT rules: What are the MOT changes coming in August?

New MOT rules: What are the MOT changes coming in August?

NEW rules around car MOTs will be coming into effect from August 1. What are the MOT changes coming in August? Read full article: New MOT rules: What are the MOT changes ...→

Car tax changes could see current rules scrapped in favour of new system in major update

Car tax changes could see current rules scrapped in favour of new system in major update

CAR TAX changes could soon see vehicle excise duty scrapped in exchange for a new road use charge policy in a dramatic overhaul. Read full article: Car tax changes could see current rules ...→

Three-quarters of Brits won’t buy a car without viewing it in person first, says survey

Three-quarters of Brits won’t buy a car without viewing it in person first, says survey

Despite an increase in online sales, many drivers see viewing a vehicle as a crucial part of the buying process. Read full article: Three-quarters of Brits won’t buy a car ...→

Driving test NI: Can you book MOT and driving tests in Northern Ireland?

Driving test NI: Can you book MOT and driving tests in Northern Ireland?

DRIVING TESTS and MOT testing has been put on hold due to coronavirus, but have the guidelines changed? Can you book MOT and driving tests in Northern Ireland? Read full article: Driving test NI: Can you book MOT and dr...→

While a small chip in your windscreen won’t necessarily mean an automatic failur [...]

While a small chip in your windscreen won’t necessarily mean an automatic failure, it’s worth being aware that damage to the glass has the potential to cause i [...] Read full article: While a small chip in your windscreen wo...→

You can now take a free mock online driving theory test to get you ready for the real thing

With driving lessons and practical tests still suspended in some parts of the UK, now is a great time for learners to brush up on their theory.... If you’re ho [...] Read full article: You can now take a free mock online driv...→

Drivers could be fined £1,000 and ‘should think twice’ about making these common mistakes

Drivers could be fined £1,000 and ‘should think twice’ about making these common mistakes

DRIVING fines and penalty points could be issued to thousands of motorists for making common motoring mistakes that are actually illegal. Read full article: Drivers could be fined £1,000 and ‘shoul...→

Schoolboy sold £2 'Donkey Kong' pills that killed 13-year-old

Schoolboy sold £2 'Donkey Kong' pills that killed 13-year-old

Carson Price, 13, collapsed and later died after taking three ecstasy tablets. A court heard he bought them via Snapchat from a teenage boy who has now been co [...] Read full article: Schoolboy sold £2 'Donkey Kong' pills th...→

Why car brands soon won't matter any more

Why car brands soon won't matter any more

Within about 10 years, a car's badge will be less important as we value the digital services offered more than the vehicles themselves Read full article: Why car brands soon won't matter any mor...→

Police officers have banned car parking at popular tourist attraction after traffic chaos

Police officers have banned car parking at popular tourist attraction after traffic chaos

CAR PARKING at one of Britain's most popular tourist destinations has been banned by police after a suge of vehicles left the road completely blocked. Read full article: Police officers have banned car parking ...→

Car insurance scam: Drivers ‘run the risk’ of buying fake policies because they are cheap

CAR INSURANCE customers have been warned many "run the risk" of purchasing fake policies and false agreements as drivers search for cheap policies due to finan [...] Read full article: Car insurance scam: Drivers ‘run the ris...→

Staycation driving holidays have ‘increased’ as most popular destination is revealed

Staycation driving holidays have ‘increased’ as most popular destination is revealed

STAYCATION driving holidays in the UK has "definitely increased" as demand for tours has been high since lockdown restrictions have eased, according to a tour [...] Read full article: Staycation driving holidays have ‘increa...→

The great British motoring picnic is back on the menu

The great British motoring picnic is back on the menu

Leave behind the world of social distancing at heaving motorway services by embracing a sumptuous feast to enjoy away from the beaten track Read full article: The great British motoring picnic is bac...→

Porsche unveils new 911 Turbo | Press and Journal

Porsche unveils new 911 Turbo | Press and Journal

Porsche has unveiled its new 911 Turbo following on from the introduction of the range-topping Turbo S model earlier in the year. Read full article: Porsche unveils new 911 Turbo | Press an...→

Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio review - putting the super in super saloon

'˜I'm a born again Christian - I think people are '˜weirded' out by that'... Before I go any further I have to admit that, compared to most test drives, my tim [...] Read full article: Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio review - ...→

Maserati Ghibli hybrid becomes brand’s first electrified car

iPhone 12: expected release date and price of Apple’s new phone - and if it will be called the iPhone Pro Max... 9 amazing sea and loch front properties curren [...] Read full article: Maserati Ghibli hybrid becomes brand’s f...→

Honest John: can I get my Mercedes serviced by a local garage without invalidating the warranty?

Honest John: can I get my Mercedes serviced by a local garage without invalidating the warranty?

Our 'agony uncle' advises on what to do if you want to save money and have a scheduled service carried out outside of the dealer network Read full article: Honest John: can I get my Mercedes servi...→

Watch a welcome return for the motorsport sights and sounds of yesteryear

Watch a welcome return for the motorsport sights and sounds of yesteryear

Fans of motorsport from years gone by were given a blast from the past when the Masters Historic Formula One Championship and associated series visited the fam [...] Read full article: Watch a welcome return for the motorspor...→

Review - Lexus RX 450h F Sport is a big car that moves you in more ways than one

Review - Lexus RX 450h F Sport is a big car that moves you in more ways than one

Mirror motoring's Andy Gilpin had some mundane tasks for £55,000 SUV hybrid the Lexus RX 450h F Sport - but it was equally at home in the city or on the open r [...] Read full article: Review - Lexus RX 450h F Sport is a big ...→

Scots drivers enjoy a premium benefit with falling insurance costs

Scots drivers enjoy a premium benefit with falling insurance costs

Scottish motorists have seen their car insurance prices fall dramatically during the coronavirus lockdown, according to the latest figures, although there are [...] Read full article: Scots drivers enjoy a premium benefit wi...→

Road Trip essentials: The SIX things you need to know before your summer road trip

Road Trip essentials: The SIX things you need to know before your summer road trip

ROAD TRIPS may be on the cards for many Britons this year, as staycations become the holiday of choice. But what are the six things you need to know before you [...] Read full article: Road Trip essentials: The SIX things you...→

Prices and specifications for new Toyota Yaris announced

Toyota has confirmed its new Yaris Hybrid will cost from £19,910 in the UK. Available to order now, first deliveries of the fourth generation of the Japanese b [...] Read full article: Prices and specifications for new Toyota...→

Iconic Ford Capri from 80s TV show Minder 'burnt to a crisp' in heatwave

Iconic Ford Capri from 80s TV show Minder 'burnt to a crisp' in heatwave

AN ICONIC motor that starred in hit 80s TV show Minder came a cropper in the sweltering heatwave. The classic Ford Capri belonging to Dennis Waterman’s charact [...] Read full article: Iconic Ford Capri from 80s TV show Minde...→

Sadiq Khan may face legal challenge from leading campaigners after congestion charge ’cash

Sadiq Khan may face legal challenge from leading campaigners after congestion charge ’cash

SADIQ KHAN could face legal action from campaigners over his decision to raise the fees of the London congestion charge and introduce new weekend rates. Read full article: Sadiq Khan may face legal challenge from...→

This car brand pulls out of the UK market as thousands of owners could be affected

MITSUBISHI has pulled out of the European and UK car markets which could have devastating effects for thousands of vehicle owners in the coming years. Read full article: This car brand pulls out of the UK marke...→

Car leasing: the pros and cons

Car leasing: the pros and cons

During a time of financial uncertainty, is it worth joining the growing number of leasers to make sure you're driving the very latest model? Read full article: Car leasing: the pros and cons...→

Driving law: Almost all road users break ‘confusing’ rules ‘without being aware’ of risks

Driving law: Almost all road users break ‘confusing’ rules ‘without being aware’ of risks

MOTORISTS may be breaking strict driving laws "without being aware" particular rules even exist with up to 97 percent of road users unaware of some illegal act [...] Read full article: Driving law: Almost all road users break...→

Five million Brits to go on Europe driving holidays - Drivers warned to check for THIS

Five million Brits to go on Europe driving holidays - Drivers warned to check for THIS

DRIVING in Europe is set to soar this summer as new research revealed five million British drivers are hoping to take a trip to the continent by car. Read full article: Five million Brits to go on Europe drivi...→

Cupra Ateca review - this Spanish SUV is serious about offering a sporty drive

The Cupra Ateca is the most powerful mainstream SUV on the market but is it a match for the best hot hatches? Read full article: Cupra Ateca review - this Spanish SUV is...→

Motorists could be issued £1,000 fine for making these simple staycation driving errors

Motorists could be issued £1,000 fine for making these simple staycation driving errors

SUMMER staycation holidays are in full swing with millions of British drivers set for a UK based trip as lockdown restrictions continue to ease. Read full article: Motorists could be issued £1,000 fine fo...→

MOT test changes: Drivers may be issued £1,00 fine for breaking new law introduced today

MOT test changes: Drivers may be issued £1,00 fine for breaking new law introduced today

THOUSANDS of road users could be caught out and fined up to £1,000 by new MOT test rules introduced from today. Read full article: MOT test changes: Drivers may be issued ...→

Mini refreshes Countryman John Cooper Works | Press and Journal

Mini refreshes Countryman John Cooper Works | Press and Journal

Mini has revealed the updated Countryman John Cooper Works, with the performance version of the firm’s SUV getting updates that were issued across the rest of [...] Read full article: Mini refreshes Countryman John Cooper Wo...→

MG HS review - putting the focus on value for money

These are the 15 best hotels in the UK - according to the TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards Read full article: MG HS review - putting the focus on valu...→

Road casualty data is ‘embarrassing’ as expert reveals how ‘quick wins’ could boost safety

Road casualty data is ‘embarrassing’ as expert reveals how ‘quick wins’ could boost safety

ROAD CASUALTY data revealed yesterday by the Department for Transport is "frankly embarrassing" according to experts at IAM RoadSmart. Read full article: Road casualty data is ‘embarrassing’ as ...→

Honest John: advice on driving to France and Spain on holiday

Honest John: advice on driving to France and Spain on holiday

Our 'agony uncle' helps out with the precautions needed when driving a right-hand-drive car from the UK to your holiday destination Read full article: Honest John: advice on driving to France...→

These are the best new vans for young drivers

For many young people learning a trade or making a start of their own business, transport is absolutely vital.... And, depending on the type of work, a car mig [...] Read full article: These are the best new vans for young dr...→

Total of cars built at lowest level in 66 years as industry faces crisis

Total of cars built at lowest level in 66 years as industry faces crisis

THE MOTOR industry is facing its greatest crisis as the number of cars built over the past six months slumped to the lowest level since 1954 - when food ration [...] Read full article: Total of cars built at lowest level in 6...→

MOT tests changes will add in ‘additional assessment’ due to this new driving law

MOT tests changes will add in ‘additional assessment’ due to this new driving law

MOT TEST changes will be made to include a new driving law change for old car tyres, according to the Department for Transport. Read full article: MOT tests changes will add in ‘additiona...→

How to use your car’s air-conditioning effectively in a heatwave

How to use your car’s air-conditioning effectively in a heatwave

With temperatures soaring over the next few days, many drivers will be taking full advantage of their car’s air-conditioning system. Read full article: How to use your car’s air-conditioning e...→

The Nissan Juke crossover is out to impress

The Nissan Juke crossover is out to impress

Japanese car maker Nissan's Juke compact crossover offers so much more than striking styling, as Road Record's editor has been discovering. In this road test, [...] Read full article: The Nissan Juke crossover is out to impr...→

Meet the glam ‘carfluencers’ earning millions from posing with Ferraris on Insta

Meet the glam ‘carfluencers’ earning millions from posing with Ferraris on Insta

SITTING back in the plush back seat of ‘the most luxurious car ever made’, Supercar Blondie is handed a glass of bubbly and asked to pose for a photo that will [...] Read full article: Meet the glam ‘carfluencers’ earning mil...→

‘Appalling’ lack of progress as British road deaths flatline for 10th year

The number of people killed on Britain’s roads remained virtually unchanged over the last year, with nearly 1,800 fatalities recorded.... The latest Department [...] Read full article: ‘Appalling’ lack of progress as British ...→

New Lotus dealership for Scotland

Scotland has an all-new Lotus dealership. Park’s Lotus in Hamilton will open its doors to sales and service customers during August. It marks the first time in [...] Read full article: New Lotus dealership for Scotland...→

Watch superb Aston Martin GT collection up for auction

Watch superb Aston Martin GT collection up for auction

An incredible selection of Aston Martin grand tourer models are being put up for auction and you can watch a video gallery of the five stunning models and find [...] Read full article: Watch superb Aston Martin GT collection ...→

New speed limit rules in Wales ‘could affect your insurance’ for this reason

New speed limit rules in Wales ‘could affect your insurance’ for this reason

CAR INSURANCE policies could be affected by new speed limit rules in Wales according to experts at Go Compare. Read full article: New speed limit rules in Wales ‘could af...→

Martin Lewis in urgent warning to drivers two days before this major rule change

Martin Lewis in urgent warning to drivers two days before this major rule change

MARTIN LEWIS has issued a critical warning for drivers just two days before a major driving law change comes into effect. Read full article: Martin Lewis in urgent warning to driver...→

Vehicle Excise Duty reform raises more questions than answers

Vehicle Excise Duty reform raises more questions than answers

The Government is exploring ways of improving VED to incentivise low-emission cars. Does that mean a pay-as-you-drive system is inevitable? Read full article: Vehicle Excise Duty reform raises more q...→

New specification for Volkswagen trio | Press and Journal

New specification for Volkswagen trio | Press and Journal

Volkswagen has added a new United trim level to its Polo, T-Cross and T-Roc models, bringing more equipment and some subtle styling upgrades. Read full article: New specification for Volkswagen trio | ...→

The Hyundai i10 is a well-sorted little squirt that costs pennies to run

The Hyundai i10 is a well-sorted little squirt that costs pennies to run

BEING the youngest of four boys, I know all about hand-me-downs. Faded tops. Knee patches. Battered trainers. I didn’t have new footie boots until I was 16. It [...] Read full article: The Hyundai i10 is a well-sorted little ...→

New MOT rules: What are the MOT changes coming in August?

New MOT rules: What are the MOT changes coming in August?

NEW rules around car MOTs will be coming into effect from August 1. What are the MOT changes coming in August? Read full article: New MOT rules: What are the MOT changes ...→

Mercedes reveals next S-class but won't confirm whether it will drive itself

Mercedes reveals next S-class but won't confirm whether it will drive itself

Self-driving tech has been feasible for years, but will Mercedes be the first to market with the seventh generation of its flagship saloon? Read full article: Mercedes reveals next S-class but won't ...→

Petrol and diesel car ban could be an impossible target as experts warn of risks

Petrol and diesel car ban could be an impossible target as experts warn of risks

PETROL and diesel car bans set to come into force in 2035 could be a near impossible target for many, according to the British Vehicle Rental and Leasing assoc [...] Read full article: Petrol and diesel car ban could be an im...→

How your car's driver assistance technology can lead to cheaper insurance

How your car's driver assistance technology can lead to cheaper insurance

We all love to moan about insurers but their recognition of the latest safety technologies to help calculate risk may lead to discounts Read full article: How your car's driver assistance technol...→

Driving test NI: Can you book MOT and driving tests in Northern Ireland?

Driving test NI: Can you book MOT and driving tests in Northern Ireland?

DRIVING TESTS and MOT testing has been put on hold due to coronavirus, but have the guidelines changed? Can you book MOT and driving tests in Northern Ireland? Read full article: Driving test NI: Can you book MOT and dr...→

Review - Citroen C3 has French flair and thankfully isn't like anything else

Review - Citroen C3 has French flair and thankfully isn't like anything else

Mirror motoring writer Andy Gilpin believes the revamped Citroen C3 Puretech is a world away from what he remembers of earlier superminis Read full article: Review - Citroen C3 has French flair and...→

Review - ‘Marmite’ crossover the Volkswagen T-Roc cabriolet is loved by some

Review - ‘Marmite’ crossover the Volkswagen T-Roc cabriolet is loved by some

Mirror Motoring's Colin Goodwin is worried he is married to someone who likes the 'solid as a Roc' Volkswagen T-Roc cabriolet - because it's 'weigh too dull' f [...] Read full article: Review - ‘Marmite’ crossover the Volkswa...→

You can now take a free mock online driving theory test to get you ready for the real thing

With driving lessons and practical tests still suspended in some parts of the UK, now is a great time for learners to brush up on their theory.... If you’re ho [...] Read full article: You can now take a free mock online driv...→

Highway Code updates will see three new major driving laws introduced this year

Highway Code updates will see three new major driving laws introduced this year

NEW DRIVING laws are set to be introduced on Britain's roads as the Department for Transport announces a sweep of changes to the Highway Code. Read full article: Highway Code updates will see three new ...→

Schoolboy sold £2 'Donkey Kong' pills that killed 13-year-old

Schoolboy sold £2 'Donkey Kong' pills that killed 13-year-old

Carson Price, 13, collapsed and later died after taking three ecstasy tablets. A court heard he bought them via Snapchat from a teenage boy who has now been co [...] Read full article: Schoolboy sold £2 'Donkey Kong' pills th...→

Government loses £2.4bn in fuel revenue due to lockdown

The UK Treasury has been left facing a £2.4 billion financial black hole as a result of lockdown’s impact on drivers.... Figures from HM Revenue and Customs ob [...] Read full article: Government loses £2.4bn in fuel revenue ...→

Why car brands soon won't matter any more

Why car brands soon won't matter any more

Within about 10 years, a car's badge will be less important as we value the digital services offered more than the vehicles themselves Read full article: Why car brands soon won't matter any mor...→

RAFFLE PRIZE: Mercedes car plus £1,000 to be won in fundraiser for NHS

THIS Mercedes sports car and £1,000 cash will be won in a raffle supporting the NHS - here's how to enter. Read full article: RAFFLE PRIZE: Mercedes car plus £1,000 t...→

Cars seized at shopping centre as cruisers defy lockdown

Cars seized at shopping centre as cruisers defy lockdown

The illegal Smethwick meet-up went ahead despite a surge in coronavirus cases across Sandwell Read full article: Cars seized at shopping centre as cruise...→

Car insurance payment holidays extended until October - but some drivers will miss out

Car insurance payment holidays extended until October - but some drivers will miss out

CAR INSURANCE payment holiday deals are set to be extended until the end of October under latest guidance from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Read full article: Car insurance payment holidays extended ...→

Motorway driving laws have been updated to offer drivers 'shorter journey times’

Motorway driving laws have been updated to offer drivers 'shorter journey times’

MOTORWAY driving laws are set for this major new update which could leave some drivers caught out by the simple change. Read full article: Motorway driving laws have been updated ...→

Review: Alfa Romeo Stelvio

I wasn’t long down the road before I realised I’d picked the wrong horse for the course. The Italian SUV had more than 500 horses. The course was mostly motorw [...] Read full article: Review: Alfa Romeo Stelvio...→

Vote in The Sun Motor Awards to choose the best cars of 2020 and you could win a Silverstone 2021 season ticket

Vote in The Sun Motor Awards to choose the best cars of 2020 and you could win a Silverstone 2021 season ticket

WE have two exclusively reader voted awards that we want you to tell us who should win. Nominate your favourite cars in this year’s Sun Motor Awards and you co [...] Read full article: Vote in The Sun Motor Awards to choose t...→

The great British motoring picnic is back on the menu

The great British motoring picnic is back on the menu

Leave behind the world of social distancing at heaving motorway services by embracing a sumptuous feast to enjoy away from the beaten track Read full article: The great British motoring picnic is bac...→

Drivers could be fined up to £10,000 and issued 12 points for breaking new driving law

Drivers could be fined up to £10,000 and issued 12 points for breaking new driving law

NEW DRIVING laws which have come into effect could see drivers issued fines of up to £10,000 in a major blow to unsuspecting road users. Read full article: Drivers could be fined up to £10,000 and...→

Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio review - putting the super in super saloon

'˜I'm a born again Christian - I think people are '˜weirded' out by that'... Before I go any further I have to admit that, compared to most test drives, my tim [...] Read full article: Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio review - ...→

Honest John: can I get my Mercedes serviced by a local garage without invalidating the warranty?

Honest John: can I get my Mercedes serviced by a local garage without invalidating the warranty?

Our 'agony uncle' advises on what to do if you want to save money and have a scheduled service carried out outside of the dealer network Read full article: Honest John: can I get my Mercedes servi...→