Car firms, struggling with lacklustre growth in established markets are hoping to reap lucrative business from re-opened Iran, but will face stiff competition from Chinese rivals

The world’s carmakers have been plotting their assault on Iran for several years. But when they arrive in the newly opened country - marking a long-aw(...)

The Lotus Exige S, which, along with the Elise and the Evora, is central to the carmaker's marketing

From a defunct RAF runway in England’s agricultural heartland, surrounded by fields and sleepy country lanes, there is the improbable sound of super-c(...)

The British hand-built classic sports car Morgan has just opened its first shop in the Workers' Stadium in downtown Beijing

One of the must-have accessories for the newly-rich Chinese is a luxury set of wheels. China overtook the US as the world’s biggest car market several(...)

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton took pole for the 2013 British Grand Prix at Silverstone. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

Lewis Hamilton had the home flags flying around Silverstone as he grabbed pole position for Sunday’s British Grand Prix.Hamilton produced a storming p(...)

The Porsche Cayman has previously been regarded – unjustly – as a poor man’s 911. Not that you were particularly poor if you could spend over €(...)