• Red alert

    Red alert

    As the significant stage of adolescence approaches, when a boy becomes a young man – and a girl a young woman – their thoughts start to shift towards romance and young love. However, there are exceptions – Gerald Portanier and his younger brother...

  • Smarter driving

    Smarter driving

    Whether you are in the 718 Cayman or Panamera, with Porsche Connect your smartphone, smartwatch, and car unite to form a mobile network. Calling up vehicle data and managing vehicle functions via smartphone or smartwatch has been possible with...

  • A sustainable strategy

    A sustainable strategy

    Seat is partnering with Philips Lighting to light up its Martorell plant in the most eco-friendly manner. Both companies have signed an agreement to replace all the exterior light sources of the Martorell facilities with connected LED lighting,...

  • Two decades, three generations

    Two decades, three generations

    The brand with the four rings is celebrating the anniversary of the Audi A3. This successful Audi model had its motor show premiere 20 years ago in Paris. Today the premium compact is available in a choice of four body styles, four drive systems...

  • New mobility services company

    New mobility services company

    Volkswagen Group officially launched its new mobility services company at the Tech Crunch Disrupt technology event in London. With MOIA, the automaker is driving forward its transformation into a globally leading provider of sustainable...

  • Future drive

    Future drive

    Rolls-Royce’s futuristic Vision Next 100 concept car, codenamed 103EX, has made its North American debut at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California. The 103EX is what the British manufacturer is calling its first ever ‘Vision Vehicle’, and...

  • A bold move

    A bold move

    The car industry has inevitably moved towards producing greener vehicles and the thrust that we have seen in these recent years is testament that this is the future of the motor vehicle. The cars of tomorrow will not only have a reduced carbon...

  • Model update

    Model update

    Through its Model Year concept Toyota adds newness and freshness to its line-up on a yearly basis. These product improvements are focused on visual newness and new equipment which brings added value to the customer. The 2017 Model Year update...

  • Striking versatility

    Striking versatility

    From unpaved tracks to rock climbing or steep serpentine roads to a snow-bound ski lodge – the new E-Class All-Terrain takes routes where conventional estates often have to give up effortlessly in its stride thanks to greater ground clearance with...

  • Added power

    Added power

    The 2017 EXC range doesn’t represent a model update or some changes to a single bike. KTM has taken each model and rebuilt all the integral elements of the architecture. Every bike has a new chassis, new suspension and completely redesigned engines.

  • Welcome to the competition

    Welcome to the competition

    Despite having been presenting 4×4 concepts since the early 2000s, Maserati has taken its time in coming to the ever-growing SUV market. The Levante, though, has finally arrived in Europe, ready to wade into battle with the other premium...

  • The misfit motorcycle

    The misfit motorcycle

    On its launch in 2011, Ducati’s Diavel drew gasps from motorcycle fans across the globe. Its futuristic and awkward appearance was loved by many, yet criticised by others for being too brutish. First rides only brought more controversy. With a...

  • Electric but no shocks

    Electric but no shocks

    BMW has developed a new, more capacious battery pack for its i3 electric hatchback to increase the car’s range, and that very power unit has finally found its way into the REX range-extender variant. For those uninitiated in the complexities of...

  • From autonomy to economy

    From autonomy to economy

    Autonomous cars are due to contribute €17 trillion to the European economy by 2050, according to Nissan. The figure has been revealed following a comprehensive study on the subject, made up of an independent report by think tank Policy Network. It...

  • Care for your car

    Care for your car

    Car upholstery and interior textiles get a lot of wear through dust, road dirt and everyday soiling. The Sonax interior care specialists ensure comfortable seating and a pleasant atmosphere while driving. First, remove the floor mats and...

  • Electrifying concept

    Electrifying concept

    The Jaguar I-Pace Concept car is the start of a new era for Jaguar. This is a production preview of the Jaguar I-Pace, which will be revealed next year and on the road in 2018. Jaguar’s engineering and design teams have torn up the rule book to...

  • Past and present

    Past and present

    This year’s edition of the Milano AutoClassica brought together enthusiasts, experts and operators, all attracted by this continuously expanding sector which is gaining more and more interest in the general public. The event focused on the...

  • Small car, big technology

    Small car, big technology

    Ford has revealed the next generation Ford Fiesta – the world’s most technologically advanced small car – at a special Go Further event held in Cologne, Germany. The next generation Fiesta was unveiled with the most sophisticated range of driver...

  • Printed matter

    Printed matter

    Honda has revealed a revolutionary new micro commuter vehicle created using 3D printing. Unveiled at the CEATEC show in Japan, the vehicle has been produced through a partnership between Honda and Kabuku Inc. It is based on a design model that...

  • European production

    European production

    Production of the Toyota C-HR crossover was officially launched at Toyota Motor Manufacturing Turkey in Sakarya, Turkey. The Toyota C-HR became the eighth model currently produced in Europe and enters the C-segment with a fresh new take on the...