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Aston Martin: a brand apart

In the lead up to this year's Geneva Motor Show, Aston Martin CEO Dr. Andy Palmer discusses disruptive automotive technology, the reasons behind launching its first crossover model and why no matter how cars evolve, Aston Martin's future is assured.

Meet the fastest production Ferrari in history

The Ferrari 812 Superfast is the first ever car from the Prancing Horse to offer 789hp and a top speed in excess of 211mph, and it will be making its first ever appearance at the Geneva Motor Show on March 9.

Mercedes reveals new G 650 Landaulet

Mercedes has finally unveiled its first open-top G‑Class off-roader from Mercedes‑Maybach, the G 650 Landaulet.

Ferrari races to another record

Ferrari has begun its 70th anniversary year by reporting its best ever annual sales results, putting the marque into a commanding lead ahead of all of its supercar rivals.

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Ford's new GT is its fastest yet

The all-new Ford GT offers the highest output of any EcoBoost production engine yet, the brand has announced.

BMW smartens up the 4 Series in time for Geneva

Rather than a total reimagining, BMW has given its mid-sized executive coupé a subtle facelift to ensure it still stands out alongside the new Audi A5 and current Mercedes C-Class at this year's Geneva International Motor Show, which opens its doors on March 9.

Oslo temporarily bars diesel cars to combat pollution

Oslo will ban diesel cars from the road for at least two days this week in a bid to combat rising air pollution, angering some motorists after they were urged to buy diesel cars a few years ago.

Rolls-Royce sets a record for bespoke commissions

As well as selling over 4000 cars for only the second time in history, 2016 will be remembered at Rolls-Royce as the year that virtually every car it delivered arrived with at least one bespoke touch.

French judicial probe opened into possible cheating over Renault emissions

The Paris prosecutor has launched a judicial investigation into possible cheating on exhaust emissions in connection with a state probe into carmaker Renault, a source at the prosecutor's office said.

Major brands detail SUV plans at NAIAS

New SUVs only accounted for a handful of reveals at this year's Detroit auto show, however, from Ford and Jeep to Mercedes and Audi, they were a major topic of conversation.

Ford goes to court to get police docket in to Kuga death

Lawyers for embattled car manufacturer‚ Ford‚ are insistent that they be given access to a police docket into the death of one of its consumers.

Mercedes claims luxury pole position over BMW

German carmaker Mercedes-Benz on Monday said it had overtaken homegrown rival BMW to deliver the most luxury vehicles of any manufacturer in 2016.

More Kugas aflame

Two more Ford Kuga SUVs caught alight at the weekend as forensic investigators battle over which components are causing the family vehicles to combust.

Toyota gives you a car that's less robotic and more human

For its CES 2017 presentation, Toyota is inviting people to imagine a future where artificial intelligence makes cars less robotic and more human.

Hyundai eyes autonomous cars for the masses

Hyundai's Ioniq draws little attention as it maneuvers the streets of Las Vegas.

Lamborghini reveals new super sports car, the Aventador S

Italian marque Lamborghini has provided a look at its next generation of the V12 Lamborghini, the Aventador S.

BMW to add M performance to the 5 Series in Detroit

BMW will be detailing a range of equipment and trim updates for its current 6-Series and giving US audiences a first glimpse of its compact X2 SUV concept at the 2017 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), but the biggest reveal promises to be the first M-Performance variant of its all-new 5-Series sedan, which will be making its global debut in Detroit.

Self-driving vehicles are about to hit Michigan's roads

It looks as if GM's latest cars will be making their way to Detroit without any help from humans.

Ford fans the flames of outrage

The only way the family of 33-year-old Reshall Jimmy could identify his body after he died trapped inside his burning 2014 Ford Kuga SUV was through a DNA sample from his brother.

Lobby group for electric cars launched in South Africa

A consortium aimed at accelerating the development of electric cars‚ stimulate investor confidence in the sector and meet government’s commitments to reduce emissions‚ was launched in Johannesburg on Monday.

New minibus taxis and trucks now have on-board 'speed cops'

Public transport and goods vehicles registered after today will by law require speed governers - a device installed in the vehicle electronics system that will ensure that it does not exceed prescribed speed limits.

Fasten your seatbelts: Porsche unveils training centre for young Capetonians

For 75 young Capetonians who love fast cars‚ a dream is about to come true.

Porsche to stretch the appeal of the Panamera in LA

German sportscar company Porsche confirmed that a new long wheelbase version of its executive sedan is making its global debut at the LA motor show on November 18.

All-electric Maserati Alfieri expected in 2020

Italian car-maker Maserati has confirmed that its first all-electric model will be a version of the upcoming Alfieri. However, it isn't expected in dealerships before 2020.

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