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The Kia Niro plugin  gives the Mini a good kicking when it comes to saving fuel

The whole point of plugin hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) is to lay the ground for fully electric cars. Until such time as your average family hatchb(...)

A conveyor belt carries chunks of raw cobalt at a plant in Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of Congo, before being exported, mainly to China, to be refined. Inset: an electric battery. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Those of us hoping to salve our environmental conscience by driving an electric car may now have a new worry to face – that of both environmental dest(...)

Rory McIlroy: will be hoping to bounce back to form in the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill. Photograph:  Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

Nobody’s pressing any panic buttons just yet, least of all the man himself, but – with the US Masters less than a month away – time is not Rory McIlro(...)

Britain’s home secretary Amber Rudd visits the scene where Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were found after having been poisoned by a nerve agent in Salisbury. Photograph: Reuters

Almost 200 military personnel will join police in investigating the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter, as Moscow denied any role in t(...)

An activist wearing a mask of Forza Italia party leader Silvio Berlusconi poses during a tour, the day after Italy’s parliamentary elections, in Rome. Photograph: Max Rossi/Reuters

In numbers: Weather fix 808,000 Bumper average audience for the RTÉ Six-One news on Thursday, March 1st, as Ireland succumbed to snowfall and Storm (...)

It’s still only a concept car, but Honda has, at the Geneva motor show, started taking orders for its cute, gorgeous, little Urban EV electric car. It(...)

Italy’s populist Five Star Movement leader Luigi Di Maio after the elections. Italy’s benchmark index recouped all of its losses from the previous session, up 1.8 per cent, as concerns over political uncertainty following an inconclusive election result eased. Photograph: Getty Images

European shares bounced off six-month lows on Tuesday as the focus shifted from politics to dealmaking and earnings, with paper and packaging stocks s(...)

The new Peugeot 508 first edition on display  at the Geneva Motor Show on Tuesday. Photograph: Getty Images

Depending on your perspective on the future of diesel, the car of the Geneva Motor Show could well be the Toyota Auris. With this latest iteration of (...)

The new BMW Concept M8 Gran Coupé is displayed as World premiere at the German car maker's booth during a press day ahead of the Geneva International Motor Show on March 6, 2018 in Geneva. The show opens to the public on March 8 and runs through March 18. / AFP PHOTO / HAROLD CUNNINGHAMHAROLD CUNNINGHAM/AFP/Getty Images

BMW left it till late to pull the covers back from its Geneva show star, but the 8 Series Gran Coupe was worth interrupting lunch for — it’s spectacul(...)

Expect something of a siege mentality at this week’s Geneva motor show, which opens to the media on Tuesday. The motor industry is facing an unprecede(...)

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