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UK’s ICE ban to have global impact

End of combustion engine sales to cause production upheavals and big changes to brands’ ranges

New Rolls-Royce EV to be bespoke ‘Silent Shadow’

Electric luxury model will use Phantom platform, BMW i7 motors and huge battery

How better 4D imaging radar will boost safety

A single radar chip can cover 170deg, monitoring the welfare of all rear passengers

New Nissan Qashqai hybrid powertrains detailed

Nissan details its new petrol-hybrid Qashqai drivetrains ahead of the model's debut. Nissan has detailed the electrified petrol powertrain offerings for the new Qashqai ahead of its unveiling...

New Renault 5 EV isn’t replacement for Clio or Zoe

Recently renewed Clio and Zoe won't be directly replaced by similarly sized 5, say Renault designers

Kia rebranding: further details released of “bold transformation”

Kia will move away from being purely a carmaker to being a mobility services provider, plans seven new bespoke EVs by 2027

The next Hamilton? We meet F1 prodigy George Russell

We meet the man who is being touted as the successor to Lewis

FCA and PSA merger creates world’s fourth biggest car firm

Stellantis combines 14 brands and will produce around eight million vehicles a year

Toyota’s GR010 Hybrid previews forthcoming hypercar

Successor to the triple Le Mans-winning TS050 Hybrid, will influence forthcoming GR range-topper

Car makers halt production due to semiconductor shortage

Audi, Honda, Toyota, Volkswagen and others have been forced to restrict production worldwide

Toyota GR Corolla to avoid electrification push

Toyota's Gazoo Racing banner is set to buck the electrification trend with the upcoming GR Corolla.

Porsche 914 classic announced with Cayman S mechanicals

UK firm's reimagining of 1970s two-seater uses modern chassis parts and packs around 225kW

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Ogier wins opening Monte Carlo World Rally

Sebastian Ogier emerged victorious from the treacherous conditions on the Rallye Monte Carlo, getting his and the Toyota WRC team’s season off to the...

How the Bugatti Chiron became the first 480km/h + road car

Driver Andy Wallace tells us how he pushed a $5.3 million, 1178kW production car north of 480km/h

Extreme E will begin a new era for motorsport in 2021

Electric off-road series is attracting top names. Former DTM and WRX champ Mattias Ekström tells us why he's signed up