Toyota was the most popular new private car brand last month, according to figures from CSO

The number of new private cars taxed for the first time rose by nearly 26 per cent in January compared to the same month last year. There were 20,105 (...)

More cars than ever are failing the National Car Test. A total of 48 per cent of cars – or just over 650,000 – passed the test last year compared t(...)

The 2016 Audi AG Q7 sports utility vehicle. European car sales rose 4.9 per cent in December from a year earlier

European car sales in 2014 rose for the first time in seven years on demand for low-cost motors from Renault and Volkswagen. The gradual revival from (...)

The Intelligence and Security Committee deliver their report on the murder of soldier Lee Rigby. Photograph:  PA Wire.

Intelligence agencies could not prevent the murder of British soldier Lee Rigby despite his killers featuring in a total of seven error-filled oper(...)

Car makers’ fuel claims are saving them R&D costs but penalising drivers at the pump.

Car makers are lining their own pockets by not having to expend extra R&D money on fuel saving technology, and passing the cost on to the motorist(...)

Opel’s new city car will be called Karl, after one of the three sons of founder Adam Opel.

Opel has announced the name of its new city car, a model that will replace the defunct Agila in the lineup. Following on from the naming of Opel’s Min(...)

A 48-year-old man has been killed in a road crash in Fermanagh.

A 48-year-old man has been killed in a road accident in Co Fermanagh.The dead man has been named as Gordon Deery from Tamlaght. He was killed in a col(...)

Elber Twomey thanked the ‘politicians, charities, the media and ordinary Irish and British people’ who have supported her campaign for road safety in a statement following the inquest into her husband’s death in Cork today. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Cork Courts

A warm tribute has been paid by a coroner to a woman for her campaigning work to increase awareness of suicide risk after she lost entire family when (...)

It is bin collection day in Luton, Bedfordshire. On one the side of the street there is a row of rubbish bins overflowing with strips of chiffo(...)

An undated Police Service of Northern Ireland handout photo taken from CCTV footage of Kieran McManus taken moments before he was gunned down. Photograph: PSNI/PA Wire.

Detectives investigating the murder of a pizza delivery driver in west Belfast have released images of him moments before he was gunned down . (...)