Mercedes’ Project One supercar  can hit 200km/h in six seconds with a top speed in excess of 350km/h. Photograph: Getty Images

When the annals of motoring history are written, the honour for spearheading the electric car revolution won’t go to the likes of Tesla or cars like t(...)

Chery Exeed TX seems to lift design elements from various Lexus, Land Rover, and even Renault products

The halls of many a motor show for the past decade have rung to the warning that the Chinese are coming. China, with its huge market for cars, its pro(...)

Mercedes AMG Project One: with a price tag in the region of €4m it’s unlikely to be  coming to a showroom near you

Frankfurt is the chance for the big German car makers to strut their stuff in front of thousands in the Exhibition grounds on Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage, an(...)

Fritz Steinparzer: “I’m disappointed that some manufacturers, like a French one, is offering cars under Euro 6 EU emissions standards that actually has the same emissions levels as a Euro 5 standards when it comes to the street level.”

All the talk is electric but diesel still has a vibrant future, certainly for the next 20 years. That’s the admittedly understandable message from the(...)

Dr Harald Krüger, chariman of BMW Group (third from right) joins the firm’s executives as he introduces the BMW i Vision Dynamic

“We have never manipulated our cars, our cars are clean. There is no cheating in the BMW Group.” That was the opening message from BMW chairman Harald(...)

Kia’s Proceed concept: showcasing the look of the upcoming Ceed hatchback range

The world’s motor shows have been in low-key mode for the past two years ever since the so-called “dieselgate” scandal broke, with car makers metaphor(...)

Mercedes CEO Dieter Zetsche and F1 driver Lewis Hamilton at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Photograph: Reuters

German car maker Daimler has set itself a new target of saving €4 billion by 2024-2025 as electric cars may only deliver half the margin contribution (...)

Volkswagen has revealed its updated ID Crozz concept car at its regular pre-show bash ahead of the Frankfurt motor show

Volkswagen has revealed its updated ID Crozz concept car at its regular pre-show bash ahead of the Frankfurt motor show. The ID Crozz had been seen be(...)

BMW will also bring to Frankfurt the Concept X7 iPerformance, a plugin hybrid concept car that’s a pretty thinly disguised version of its upcoming seven-seat rival to the likes of the Volvo XC90 and Range Rover, the X7

BMW has accidentally (possibly accidentally-on-purpose) leaked an image of its new i5 concept saloon, which will be shown off at the Frankfurt motor s(...)

T&E points out that “the advertising budget for  electric cars in Norway, where more than one in three new cars sold are now electric, is much higher than elsewhere. BMW spends 24 per cent of its budget on promoting BEVs in Norway, and Daimler spends 14 per cent for its BEVs.”

A decade ago, we were promised that by 2020, 10 per cent of all cars sold in Ireland would be electric cars, and that the days of burning dead dinosau(...)