Renault-Nissan has announced that it has passed a significant milestone - the group as a whole has sold 250,000 electric cars

While we await the final coming of the electric car revolution (praise be to Saint Elon) Renault-Nissan has announced that it has passed a significan(...)

Volkswagen Group Chairman Martin Winterkorn said Bugatti would have both petrol- and hybrid-powered versions of its next horizon chaser and also confirmed Volkswagen would deliver a budget brand to rival Nissan’s Datsun and Renault’s Dacia.

The head of the Volkswagen Group has confirmed that the replacement for Bugatti’s Veyron will use hybrid power to breach the outgoing car’s astonishin(...)

The High Line in New York city is a great example of how planting and gardens can transform an urban experience

An exclusive roof garden designed for private shoppers in Harrods, London, was designed by Diarmuid Gavin recently – a green oasis in an otherwise (...)

Renault has never been easy on the Irish tongue. We emphasise the final “t”, much to the chagrin of the sensitive French ear. To them the “ult” end(...)

Hyundai i10

Best in class Hyundai i10 We’re starting to think that the Hyundai i10 might have some staying power. Even with the introduction of its i(...)

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV
Best buys: Eco-Cars

Best in class Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV For all the developments in battery and electric car technology, going electric still isn’t easy an(...)

Audi A3

Best in class Audi A3 Yes, it’s true that you can have all of the A3’s mechanical components and most, if not actually all, of its driving(...)

Fiat 500x

Best in class Fiat 500x The Fiat is the newest entrant in this burgeoning class, but it’s an exceptionally good one. It wipes away memories(...)

Wuhan:  defiant individualistic streak. Photograph: Reuters

Wuhan, the capital city of central China’s Hubei province, is often called the Chicago of China, because of its geographical position and industry – b(...)

New Honda Civic Type-R: surprisingly docile for a car with 300bhp on tap 4:01

We have been waiting and waiting and waiting. Honda announced the new Civic Type-R quite some time ago. Part of the much-hyped rebirth of Honda, the h(...)