Early-phase production has commenced for the Ineos Grenadier, the rugged 4x4 designed to fill the void left by the original Land Rover Defender when it was replaced in 2020. Ineos is now in the ‘production try out’ stage at its plant in Hambach, France, where it is building...
Surprise, surprise, buses are losing their appeal. Up to 30 per cent of services are in danger of going under. So what the hell is Britain to do about the archaic beast that is the traditional British bus? First, let’s acknowledge that over the decades, most buses have changed...
Ferrari is delving into the lucrative luxury SUV game with the new Purosangue, which will break cover officially later this year - but an image of the new high-riding model has already leaked ahead of its full reveal. The images published on Instagram by cochespias shows the front and...
Having tested the waters with the first Ford Ranger Raptor, the firm has now revealed the pumped-up second-generation model. It’s based on the all-new Ranger that’s due in showrooms in 2023, but this time around the Ranger Raptor comes with 3.0-litre twin-turbo EcoBoost petrol V6 packing 284bhp.That's an...
The new Mazda CX-60 has been teased ahead of its scheduled launch date on March 8, with the brand giving us a glimpse of the new plug-in hybrid SUV’s passenger-side dash and door insert.Mazda says that the CX-60's cabin features a mixture of different materials such as natural maple wood,...
The familiar practice of mixing corn-based ethanol biofuel into petrol may not be as environmentally friendly as using straight petrol, a new study in the US has suggested.Research published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences says that corn-based ethanol “is not a climate-friendly fuel”. In...
The Government should create an independent EV charge point regulator to ensure public charging is affordable, available and accessible, the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has said.The motor industry body has published a seven-point plan, which it says will “drive collaboration” between the Government and private...
BMW is gearing up to launch the BMW i7, which will become a new rival for the likes of the new Mercedes EQS and the stalwart Tesla Model S when it goes on sale at the end of 2022. It’ll go on sale alongside the seventh-generation combustion-engined 7...
Cupra has announced plans to launch a pair of “electrified” models before the end of 2023 – boosting its range from four cars to eight within the next four years.Cupra CEO Wayne Griffiths said: “In the next two years we will be announcing two new models that nobody...
Dacia has pulled the wraps off a new special edition version of its Duster SUV. Called the Extreme SE, the new version is based on the range topping Dacia Duster Prestige model but gains unique design cues, interior trims and a generous helping of standard kit. Orders open...