Pope Francis will be driven in a Skoda Rapid when he arrives in Dublin on August 25 - it will be the latest in a long line of interactions between the pope and cars.
The ever-popular SUVs show no signs of slowing down in the sales department - here's a look at the five best new examples on the market.
Here are five of the best electrified cars to buy when the new 68 plates arrive in September.
The new Skoda Fabia features clever technology both inside and outside the car.
There are plenty of exciting new performance cars on the market - here are five of the best you can buy with a new 68 plate come September.
With the new '68' number plates set to be introduced in September, here's a look at some of the best new hatchbacks you can buy.
Tyres are one of the more expensive expendables on a car - here's some ways to make them last longer, and get the best from them.
Cats have often been a source of inspiration for car manufacturers - here are five examples, to celebrate International Cat Day!
Audi has offered a fresh glimpse of the technology inside and outside of its all-electric e-tron concept sport utility vehicle.
Charging a car is as simple as plugging it in - but there are different types of plugs and varying charging speeds to go along with them. Here's a look at the different ways to charge your car.
Are you getting ready for a holiday? If so, this guide to saving cash on your hire car could be useful.
Since the Formula One circus is on a summer break, Red Bull has been busy visiting iconic US locations with Daniel Ricciardo and its 2011 championship-winning car.
The 2000s saw many great cars launched across the world - here are five of the best from the decade known as the Noughties.
BMW's i8 has been revised for 2018 - here's a look at what's new.
Aston Martin's new DBS Superleggera is turning heads with its aggressive looks - here are some details on the new supercar from the British marque.
The Outback is a classic crossover. Subaru's flagship combines the strengths of a station wagon with those of an SUV. And that fusion of the best of two automotive worlds is not just limited to its appearance.
Every May, the Italian city of Brescia goes car-crazy, as hundreds of vintage models gather for the Mille Miglia. The original rally (1927-1957) featured the latest racing cars. Today, the event is more about faultless navigation and precise driving.
Ford rolls out the latest edition of the sportiest Fiesta: the ST. There's been a minor revolution under the hood, with the preceding model's 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine being replaced by a 1.5-liter three-cylinder unit with cylinder deactivation.
Less than four years after its launch, BMW presents the updated X4. That entails the new edition now sharing its platform with the latest X3. Of the two models, the X4 looks longer, brawnier and more distinctive.
Legendary bike maker Harley Davidson has unveiled plans to launch an electric motorcycle next year, along with a host of radical new models.
Kia's third generation Ceed hits forecourts in August - here are some details on the upcoming hatchback.
With his tragic passing, Sergio Marchionne leaves a large legacy at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. Here are some of the best cars from his time at the helm of FCA.
Former Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne has passed away aged 66, due to complications from surgery.
Kia is set to begin sales of a revised Sportage - here's what's new with the Korean marque's flagship SUV.
From making sure you have everything you need to be legal, to keeping yourself and others safe, here are some of the things you need to do to prepare for a drive in Europe.
Across the Channel, things are a little different! Here are some top tips for driving in Europe.
Smaller than its brother the Ateca, larger than the Ibiza, the Seat Arona is part of VW Group's crossover offensive. The car hit showroom floors last fall, and its 68 color combinations and full connectivity appeal primarily to young car buyers.
Audi is about to roll out its 2nd-generation A1. The re-worked 5-door compact looks leaner and meaner and boasts some technical upgrades. A number of features can be customized. The new version aims to build on the success of its predecessor.
The Fiat 500 was launched in 1957, a cheap car for the masses. It has been reinvented several times, and is now more of a cute retro-lifestyle statement. It's bigger and technically up-to-date. We test the high-end Mirror trim with a fabric soft-top.
The Lexus RX has been a huge success, and not least because of the SUV's lasting popularity. But now, the trend is toward more passengers, so Lexus decided to produce a longer version - the hybrid RX L, or long version.
In the R4's 33 years, over eight million were sold - more than any other French car ever. This boxy little hatchback was practical, robust and cheap. It had been tested in the scorching Sahara and wintry Minnesota before it hit the market.
Renault has shown off its new Megane R.S. Trophy hot hatch with help from its F1 team. Here are some facts and figures about the new, sporty offering.
The refreshed Mazda6 features cylinder-deactivation technology to improve efficiency, and suspension tweaks that boost the ride comfort - all while keeping the 6 fun to drive.
After selling a good 16 million Focuses in 20 years, Ford has rolled out the 4th generation, thoroughly redesigned and re-engineered. It has a slew of drivers' assists a head-up display and cylinder deactivation.
600 HP cars, four-wheel drive, turbo-charged acceleration of 0-100 km/h in less than 2.5 seconds, spectacular drifts, meter-long jumps, intense battles and sometimes contact. Those are the magic ingredients of the FIA World Rallycross Championship.
More power and better equipment: Opel launched its compact SUV Grandland X with a new engine and top-of-the-range "Ultimate" trim. Its 130kW, 2,0 liter diesel is the most powerful option available. A plug-in hybrid should be rolled out in 2019.
Toyota has given its compact city car a facelift. The Aygo now comes in three trim levels: Aygo X, Aygo x-play und Aygo x-clusiv. The look is sharper, the handling better, and the specs more comprehensive.
Audi has unveiled its first all-electric car, a prototype SUV. The E-Tron boasts an extra long range of some 400 kilometers coupled with an extra short charging time.
Every now and then, car companies let their engineers produce fun, one-off cars - here are five of the best.
The 25th running of the Goodwood Festival of Speed is this weekend. Here are five things to expect from the event.
It's summer, and that means your car's interior is extremely hot after being left in the sun - but it doesn't have to be that way. Here are five tips that will help you keep your car cool.
Any racecar driver worth their salt in Germany dreams of an afternoon on the legendary Nurburgring circuit. Reporter Klaus Niedzwiez took out a car able to set records on it, but it's just as much fun on a country road.
Sport utility vehicles are notorious gas-guzzlers. Their weight and height make them less fuel-efficient in traffic. One solution Mazda has developed is cylinder deactivation technology. How well does it work?
Now in its late sixties, Spanish car maker Seat is a young company compared to many others. But the firm is proud of its history. And the sporty Cupra models are playing a major part in it.
There are plenty of ways to charge your electric car for free - here are some of the most interesting options, from Tesla ownership to Tesco car parks.