Hyundai had a strong June, keeping ix35 sales on the boil.

For the first time in 2015, car sales dropped in June compared to the same month last year. The fall was relatively slight, from 1,684 cars in June 20(...)

Porsche has topped the JD Power quality survey, ending years of Japanese domination

In a dramatic turnaround, European and Korean car-makers have topped the latest JD Power Initial Quality Survey (IQS) report, which tallies car buy(...)

Kia Sorento

Best in class Kia Sorento Considering just how old-fashioned and clunky the last-generation Sorento was, this new model represents one of t(...)

Toyota Verson
Best buys: MPVs

Best in class Toyota Verso You can, if you like, accuse the Verso of just being the beigest of the beige - a bland box designed to carry (...)

Mazda 6

Best in class Mazda 6 Do families really still buy big saloons? Or have they all gravitated to MPVs and SUVs now? Well, if they have then (...)

A teenager appeared in Dublin’s Children’s Court to face charges in connection with a fatal crash on December 20th, 2014. File photograph: Graham Hughes/Photocall Ireland

A Dublin teenager is to face trial following a crash which claimed the life of a 15-year-old boy. Transition-year student Dayne Cody suffered serious (...)

Hyundai sedans are assembled at the carmaker’s factory in Asan, south of Seoul in South Korea.   Hyundai reduced output at its plant by 25 per cent for two days in late May.   Photograph: Lee Jae-Won/Reuters

Hyundai Motor and sister company Kia Motors are cutting production as a weakening yen and a heavy reliance on saloons weigh on the South Korean carmak(...)

A photograph  of  May 29th, 2015 shows Fifa president Sepp Blatter gesturing during the association’s congress in Zurich, Switzerland. Blatter was re-elected to his Fifa position  that day despite international pressure to step down.  Photograph: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images

Here is a timeline of the scandal that has engulfed Fifa in recent years. December 2010 Russia is awarded the 2018 World Cup and Qata(...)

Boom models include the Jeep Renegade (above), Renault’s Captur and the BMW X5

The once-troubled European car market has just posted its biggest sales rise in six years, with 1.166 million new cars sold in April.Now in its 20th c(...)

New Kia Optima has changed its look dramatically

Kia is laying down a marker for its future in the European car market with the launch of the new Optima. Due to be displayed at the New York motor (...)