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(...)

 A man taking photos beside the Volkswagen logo at the 16th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition in Shanghai, China, in April. A  vast shopping spree  in past years built up the now titanic Volkswagen Group. Photograph: How Hwee Young/EPA

“The merger is wonderful news. It will be the saving . . . of the industry. One has the know-how on the heavy vehicle side and one on the car side.(...)

Manufacturing car components to supply assembly lines around the world is a growing business

What do the decorative trim on the Porsche Macan, the software running the connected car technologies on the Tesla Model S and the air ducts on the(...)

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(...)

When it s Porsche not a Porsche?

We all saw and sympathised with Land Rover last month over the blatant copying of the Evoque SUV by Chinese car maker Landwind. In spite of the almost(...)

China’s cheap, domestic brands are elbowing aside the foreign imports in the race for SUV sales.

If there’s one thing that China has always desired, from a motoring perspective, it’s a long-wheelbase saloon. Car makers actually make specific China(...)

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(...)

Tata Motors said net profit fell 56 per cent in the fourth quarter to 17.2 billion Indian rupees (€247 million) Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire

India’s Tata Motors unveiled a large and unexpected fall in fourth-quarter earnings as the owner of Jaguar Land Rover suffered from the effects of a s(...)

Future Jags could be able to read your sub-conscious reactions.

For years now, cars have been able to read what we’re thinking. Complicated algorithms, allied to sensitive accelerometers can read the position of th(...)

In the midst of the multimillion euro fanfare surrounding the introduction of the Jaguar XE, it’s easy to forget that its target market is the midd(...)