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Meet the Peugeot 108

Peugeot 108

Much-anticipated Peugeot 108 UK launch date and prices announced. Peugeot has revealed its 108, sister car to the new Citroen C1 and Toyota Aygo, will cost from £8,245 when it goes on sale in early July. Available in three and five-door, plus a cabrio with retractable fabric roof, the cute city …

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Mokka’s a work of art

Neon artist Chris Bracey's Vauxhall Mokka celebration

Renowned British neon artist Chris Bracey’s Vauxhall Mokka’s celebration. The unique ‘Cool Britannia Collection’ of neon artwork is said to be inspired by the compact SUV. The works will then go on display before being auctioned for the Kids Company charity. Taking inspiration from the car’s design, Bracey chose three …

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UK’s Top 10 most stolen cars

Tracker reveals the UK's most stolen and recovered cars

The BMW X5 was the most frequently stolen and recovered car of 2013. Stolen vehicle recovery experts Tracker have published their annual list of most stolen cars with the BMW X5 topping the list for the fifth year running. BMWs dominate the list, with the 5 Series, M3 and 3 …

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All-wheel adventure travel

Land Rover Adventure Travel by Abercrombie & Kent

Fancy the ultimate off-road holiday? Land Rover teams up with luxury travel specialist Land Rover Adventure Travel by Abercrombie & Kent has been launched with its first tours planned for the UK, India and Tanzania in 2014. Travellers will be in the driving seat of Land Rover Discovery vehicles under …

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Nissan’s no-clean car

Nissan develops the world's first "self-cleaning" car

Car washes could be consigned to history as Nissan develops the first “self-cleaning” car prototype. It may sound like an April Fool, but Nissan has begun tests on innovative paint technology that repels mud, rain and everyday dirt, meaning drivers may never have to clean their car again. The specially …

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Skoda’s awards hat-trick

Skoda Yeti - Auto Express Driver Power survey winner

Skoda scoops top three prizes in driver satisfaction survey. Czech car manufacturer Skoda has continued its remarkable run in the Auto Express Driver Power survey, picking up the top car of the year award for the sixth time in just eight years. Skoda cars took first, second and third places …

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Paceman’s mini-facelift

Revised MINI Paceman for 2015

BMW reveals 2015 updates for its MINI Paceman range. The revised MINI Paceman has made its debut at the Beijing Motor Show. The “world’s first ever Sports Activity Coupé in the premium compact segment” has had a few styling tweaks, while all models are more efficient and some have extra …

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José’s No 1 Jaguar F-Type Coupe

José Mourinho takes delivery of first UK Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

José Mourinho takes delivery of first UK F-Type R Coupe. Chelsea manager and new Jaguar UK ambassador José Mourinho has collected the first F-Type R Coupe to be specified for a UK customer. Mourinho’s new F-Type Coupe special requests included Stratus Grey Metallic exterior paint, 20-inch Gyrodyne black and diamond …

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Big Merc vs BMW X6

Mercedes-Benz unveils Concept Coupe SUV

Mercedes-Benz unveils Concept Coupe SUV. This is what happens when Mercedes applies coupe styling to a full-size SUV. “Sensual as a coupé – visionary as an SUV,” is the succinct choice of words used by Gorden Wagener, Head of Design at Mercedes-Benz. Powered by a twin-turbocharged 3.0-litre petrol, the four-door, …

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Toyota’s FCV on track for 2015

Toyota's hydrogen fuel cell-powered concept car

Mass production hydrogen fuel cell cars move a step closer. We’re on the verge of the next big thing in motoring. Toyota says it’s on track to bring its first hydrogen fuel cell-powered car (FCV or FCEV) to market in 2015. Building on the success it’s achieved with hybrid technology, …

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