The motor industry accounts for 11 per cent of the UK’s export earnings, employs 770,000 from shop floor to showroom and generates £64 billion (€87 billion) in annual turnover.

The electric supercharger conceived in Essex is British innovation at its best. A compressor driven by an electric motor that forces more air into the(...)

Jaguar is set to launch a new SUV, called the F-Pace, and based on the C-X17 concept (above)

Jaguar is set to confirm the launch of its first ever ‘performance crossover’ car - an aluminium-bodied sport utility vehicle designed to move the pre(...)

A woman is reflected on the glass wall of a BMW showroom in central Beijing. An anti-trust probe into global auto makers is being cheered on by car dealers in China, who say that companies such as Audi and Mercedes-Benz have been exploiting their dominance to boost profits. Photograph: Jason Lee/Reuters

Beijing has been sunny and warm, with pollution running at manageable levels, but the mood among foreign companies operating in China is decidedly dar(...)

A woman is reflected on the glass wall of a BMW showroom  in central Beijing. Since July,  BMW is among at least seven foreign carmakers that have announced price cuts following the NDRC investigation, in an attempt to stave off accusations of anticompetitive behaviour. Photograph: Jason Lee/Reuters

Beijing has been sunny and warm, with pollution running at manageable levels, but the mood among foreign companies operating in China is dark after(...)

Visitors look at a BMW 218d Active Tourer SUV automobile, right, and a BMW 435i Gran Coupe automobile as they stand on display at the company’s stand on the opening day of the 84th Geneva International Motor Show in Geneva.

BMW, the world’s biggest maker of luxury cars, said first-quarter profit rose 2.6 per cent as growth in demand for its sport-utility vehicles helped m(...)

Karl Slym, managing director of India’s Tata Motors, speaks during a media conference announcing an upgraded versions of some passenger vehicles in Mumbai, India last June. Photograph:  Divyakant Solanki/EPA

Karl Slym, managing director of India’s biggest automaker Tata Motors , died after falling from a hotel room in Bangkok in what police said today may (...)

Managing director of Tata Motors Karl Slym: flagged importance of trucks to the automaker’s future. Photograph: Danish Siddiqui/Reuters

Soaring sales and stellar margins at British carmaker Jaguar Land Rover yet again propped up the finances of its Indian parent Tata Motors, as economi(...)

At the last Frankfurt motor show in 2011, the big story was not the cars, but the euro zone crisis and specifically how the continent’s car companies (...)

Daimler is taking a 5 per cent stake in Aston Marting: Photo: Getty Images

Aston Martin has entered into a technical partnership with Mercedes to help it to develop a new generation of models with V8 engines.As part of the (...)

New models aim to let Jaguar go on the hunt after its  German premium rivals

Jaguar Land Rover is betting the future of its Jaguar brand on a new family of entry-level luxury vehicles to challenge BMW, Audi and Mercedes-Benz. T(...)