Nissan boss reckons its new Datsun gives it a good chance in a Russian market wracked by instability.

While Ford, General Motors and Volkswagen are all publicly expressing concern about the situation in Russia, it would seem that Nissan is forgi(...)

New front end styling considerably lifts the Megane’s looks.

It may seem somewhat odd to say it now, at a time when VW, Ford and Toyota dominate the car sales charts, but the Renault Megane was once the b(...)

The first X4 SUV leaves BMW’s US factory. It will soon be joined by a large seven-seat X7 model

BMW has confirmed the long-circulating rumour that it will introduce a large, seven-seat X7 SUV to sit above the current X5 in the lineup. The (...)

2014 is at last the busy year Irish car dealers have been waiting for since 2009.

Against many expectations, sales of new cars are holding up, with the crucial 50,000 mark already close to being passed. Figures release(...)

 The world’s fourth-biggest car grouping by sales has already been jointly purchasing some components and developing common vehicle architectures to cut costs, but it must boost economies of scale to compete with giants like Volkswagen. Photograph: Reuters/Arnd Wiegmann

Carmakers Renault and Nissan announced moves yesterday to combine key operations under a new team of managers, the boldest step yet taken in (...)

Apple’s CarPlay system is seen in the touchscreen console of a Ferrari FF automobile, produced by Ferrari SpA, as it stands on display at the company’s stand on day two of the 84th Geneva International Motor Show in Geneva, Switzerland

Smart phone apps abound for the car driver. On a quick browse of my app store, I found apps for route planning and traffic jam avoidance; car s(...)

Stephan Winkelmann, chief executive officer of  Lamborghini,  introduces the company’s new Huracan.

The word on the street (and by street I mean the passageways between the show stands at Geneva’s Palexpo hall) is that the European car industr(...)

Volkswagen Chief Executive Martin Winterkorn poses in a VW T-ROC concept car during the company’s Group Night event

The motor industry is facing the most radical overhaul in over a century, according to the head of VW Group. That’s why the firm’s premium bran(...)

Volkswagen sales just pipped Toyota to end up on top after the first two months of 2014 sales

New car sales are up 28 per cent so far this year compared to the first two months of last year. February sales rose 21 per cent on the same mo(...)

Could Volvo’s concept estate be an unexpected star of the show?

It’s that time of year again when the motoring world descends on that small, land-locked confederation which has no motor industry of its own – Swi(...)

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