A 2010 photo shows the West Bank Jewish settlement of Ariel. New EU guidelines mean goods from settlement areas must be clearly marked as settlement products and not just “Made in Israel”. Photograph: Ariel Schalit/AP

Israel has reacted angrily to Wednesday’s European Union decision to label Israeli products manufactured beyond the 1967 Green Line, suspending the po(...)

Toyota Motor president Akio Toyoda (right)  promises to bring a “wow” factor to Toyota in the future. He was presenting a range of new models and concepts including the new Prius. special guest on the stand was Miami Marlins Japanese baseball player Ichiro Suzuki (left)

A sporty low-roofed crossover running on hydrogen and able to drive and steer itself in heavy traffic and motorway situations: welcome to your new car(...)

Jason Campbell from Tallaght in December 2006. He has been sentenced to four years in prison.  File photograph: Chris Maddaloni/Collins

A man who raided his local post office and a doctor’s surgery six weeks after being released from a 10-year jail term for robbery has been sentenced t(...)

PSA Peugeot Citroen is close to securing a deal that would allow it to build cars in India in factories owned by the Tata Group

PSA Peugeot Citroen is close to securing a deal that would allow it to build cars in India in factories owned by the Tata Group. According to India’s(...)

A BMW X3, Opel Zafira Tourer and Citroen C4 Picasso were all tested under real world conditions by the International Council on Climate Change (ICCT) and all were found to be emitting more than the official limits for nitrogen oxide (NOx)

As the scandal over Volkswagen’s ‘gaming’ of its emissions tests runs on and on, other car makers are being drawn inexorably into the mix. Environment(...)

Peugeot’s 508RXH: end of the road for the diesel hybrid version

Peugeot and Citroen both made waves when they introduced diesel-electric four-wheel-drive hybrids, featuring on the 3008, 508 estate and DS5 models. (...)

Is Mercedes’ IAA concept the best car of the Frankfurt show?

When the bosses of Mercedes-Benz and Volkswagen start name-checking major political events in their motor show speeches, you know you are at a differe(...)

The biennial Frankfurt motor show is massive, easily the most vast of motor shows, with the combined halls measuring more than 1.6km in length

It’s time to get your skates on for the biennial Frankfurt motor show, and that’s not just a cheery turn of phrase – the show is massive, easily the (...)

The idea of merging a minibus format of multi-seat rows into a family car originated in France. Renault’s Espace is often named as the first real p(...)

Skoda has come out on top of the latest JD Power car buyer satisfaction survey

The latest round of JD Power car buyer satisfaction surveys makes for interesting reason, especially for those who’ve recently bought a Skoda or a car(...)