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2020 scrappage schemes: the complete guide
Tips and advice
12 Oct 2020

2020 scrappage schemes: the complete guide

With several manufacturers still offering scrappage and trade-in schemes in 2020, we explain what each one entails
London ULEZ: what is the Ultra Low Emission Zone?
Ford Fiesta hatchback
15 May 2020

London ULEZ: what is the Ultra Low Emission Zone?

The ULEZ came into force on 8th April 2019. Our guide explains what it means for drivers in London
Plug-in car grant: a complete guide
Mazda MX-30 charging
Tips and Advice
12 Mar 2020

Plug-in car grant: a complete guide

The PiCG has been extended until 2022/23 but is now less than it was before
2020 Geneva Motor Show: the cars we would have seen
News
28 Feb 2020

2020 Geneva Motor Show: the cars we would have seen

Geneva 2020 was due to give us many exciting reveals, including new models from Skoda, Toyota and Porsche
Diesel car tax changes explained
Tips and Advice
13 Feb 2019

Diesel car tax changes explained

New rules focus on real-world NOx emissions
Diesel car registrations take a dive
News
5 Jun 2017

Diesel car registrations take a dive

May’s figures reveal a 20% drop in registrations of diesel cars; emissions concerns and road tax likely culprits
Love for diesels exhausted by emissions scandals
News
27 Mar 2017

Love for diesels exhausted by emissions scandals

Exclusive survey finds negative media coverage has swayed 61% of consumers away from diesel cars
VW emissions scandal: all you need to know
News
9 Jan 2017

VW emissions scandal: all you need to know

Ten thousand UK VW owners seeking £3,000 each over emissions scandal
Government reveals car emissions investigation results
News
22 Apr 2016

Government reveals car emissions investigation results

Only VW cheated, but none of cars tested meet legal NOx emissions limits in real world
Petrol outperfoms diesel in new real-world emissions index
Exhaust emissions
News
20 Apr 2016

Petrol outperfoms diesel in new real-world emissions index

EQUA index shows how close cars come to claimed nitrous-oxide emissions figures
Mitsubishi admits mishandling fuel economy tests
News
20 Apr 2016

Mitsubishi admits mishandling fuel economy tests

At a press conference in Tokyo, Mitsubishi said some of its cars sold in Japan had poorer fuel economy than indicated by official figures
Volkswagen Golf v Ford Focus v Vauxhall Astra
Ford Focus hatchback
21 Jan 2016

Volkswagen Golf v Ford Focus v Vauxhall Astra

Find out which of these three impressive family hatchbacks comes out on top in our test
Things you need to know today: Wednesday 20 January
News
20 Jan 2016

Things you need to know today: Wednesday 20 January

No end for cheap car finance deals; DeLorean story revived in new book
Things you need to know today: Tuesday 19 January
News
19 Jan 2016

Things you need to know today: Tuesday 19 January

Ford Focus RS launches; Renault recalls cars
Renault facilities raided by French police
Renault
15 Jan 2016

Renault facilities raided by French police

Share prices plunge as Renault premises raided by French Police. Renault says there is “no evidence” of cheating
Things you need to know today: Friday 15th January 2015
News
15 Jan 2016

Things you need to know today: Friday 15th January 2015

Hyundai brings fight to Toyota with new hybrid; petrol prices to fall further?
Things you need to know today: Wednesday 13th January 2015
News
13 Jan 2016

Things you need to know today: Wednesday 13th January 2015

Infiniti and Lexus star at Detroit Motor Show; police to buy 1,000 Fords
Things you need to know today: Tuesday 12 January 2016
News
12 Jan 2016

Things you need to know today: Tuesday 12 January 2016

No compensation for UK VW customers; is Apple branching out into cars?