A VINTAGE BMW that once belonged to Prince William’s godfather has emerged for sale for a world record £2.2million. The 507 Roadster was first owned from new by Prince Constantine of Greece in 1959 and was one of the most stylish cars of the era. W
AS BRITAIN gets its first taste of summer, millions of motorists could be risking breakdowns by failing to complete basic checks. Extreme temperatures won’t just give you sunburn and melt roads, but they also risk causing severe damage to your car.
THE motors most likely to let you down have been revealed – and it’s not good news for BMW. Three of the bottom five breakdown candidates were from the German manufacturer, according to a new owner study. Thousands of drivers with cars less th
Ever since the word “sports” was first parked awkwardly next to the phrase “utility vehicle”, car designers have been doing their best to make these large, heavy, unwieldy, compromised machines seem, well, sporty.
CARS have played a major role in some of the biggest blockbusters in Hollywood history. From the Minis of the Italian Job to Back To The Future’s time-travelling DeLorean, the list of famous movie motors is virtually endless. But which cars have mad
The recent eBay auction of the Minder Daimler and Capri provides yet another excuse to re-watch Series 1 to 7 (the Terry McCann Years) and vicariously experience a vision of London that now seems almost impossibly distant.
A STUNNING new apartment block in Miami will be kitted out with a “skyport” on the roof for flying cars. The 60-storey luxury flats will feature a sky lounge on the top floor and places for flying taxis to pick up passengers. The 700ft tall Pa
A LOT has changed in the last decade – Instagram didn’t exist, the iPhone was just a year old and Gordon Brown was at Number 10. The car world is no different – electric cars were a novelty, driverless cars a pipedream and sales were on
It doesn’t seem like 20 years since Ford launched the Focus but in truth Henry’s Escort replacement is part of the scenery in the UK, where it has hovered in the top-five best seller list for the last two decades.
JEREMY CLARKSON has revealed a brief glimpse behind-the-scenes of series three of The Grand Tour. The presenter filmed a short clip of three classic Italian cars – and asked which one fans thought would break down first. Filming in Scotland, Clarkso
DRIVERS should wait until next year for the cleanest models, according to a new report. Between 2019 and 2020, 21 of the top 50 best-selling models will be relaunched, the Transport & Environment study claims. By contrast six popular cars were refresh
NO new diesel car currently on sale can beat the new tax planned for April 2018. And this list of cars are ones to avoid as you’ll have to pay the full £500 extra in the first year. Plans announced in the 2017 Budget revealed new diesels would be h
CAR giants are offering hefty scrappage deals as the government considers a scheme to ban the sale of new diesel and petrol cars from 2040. Both moves are being made in a bid to cut air pollution. Here’s what you need to know about the 2018 schemes&