Kia Optima: drives well in the city but one is conscious of a slight thrashing from the engine that settles down on motorways.

It’s ironic that when two cars are so closely related to each other – as are the Kia Optima and the Hyundai i40 – that one should fare so much bett(...)

If Volkswagen executives aren’t already suffering under the stress and strain of managing the emissions scandal, a quick visit to a Kia dealership (...)

A Dublin youth who was allegedly “smirking and then ran off” after crashing into a car carrying two young children has been sent forward for trial. T(...)

When Mazda first introduced the CX-5 crossover in 2012, it was the sort of gamble that has the croupiers of Monaco taking sharp intakes of breath, bef(...)

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 (...)

Right. Before you read on you should nip out and buy a lottery ticket. The new Audi R8 will cost from €231,500 when it goes on sale, in September. H(...)

Hot or not?: the photographs of the new Kia Sportage show a car that looks a good deal less sleek and sexy than the one in the official drawings

Kia got its official sketches out just in time. The new Sportage, only just revealed in the form of those drawings, has been caught without any disgu(...)

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(...)

Hyundai Santa Cruz pickup: the truck was originally unveiled as a concept at the Detroit motor show

Hyundai looks set to give the green light to its Santa Cruz pickup truck, which was originally unveiled as a concept at the Detroit motor show. The t(...)

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(...)