2017 Land Rover Discovery off-roading

Opinion: Land Rover's new Defender could save the Discovery

Now the Defender is here, the Discovery can begin to distance itself from the Range Rover and forge its own character

by Mark Tisshaw
13 September 2019
Frankfurt motor show
Dario Franchitti prepares to race
Dario Franchitti will return to racing at the Goodwood Revival

Racing lines: Welcoming Dario Franchitti back to motor racing

While Sir Jackie Stewart chose when to retire, Franchitti was forced into an early exit. Happily, though, he's back this weekend

by Damien Smith
12 September 2019
Motorsport
Volkswagen ID 3 at Frankfurt motor show 2019
Demand for the ID 3 will be strong, but not enough to warrant VW axing the Golf

Opinion: Why manufacturers won't ditch ICE models yet

Volkswagen can't stake its future on the new ID 3, so the Golf is sticking around. And the same is happening at Porsche and Mercedes

by Julian Rendell
11 September 2019
Frankfurt motor show
Jaguar Land Rover CEO Ralf Speth
Speth: "Where am I going to store 20 million parts a day?"

Opinion: JLR boss Ralf Speth on preparing for Brexit

Britain's biggest car maker faces concerns over parts deliveries and administrative delays

by Mark Tisshaw
10 September 2019
Frankfurt motor show
Volkswagen ID 3 at Frankfurt motor show - front

Opinion: Volkswagen's 'friendlier, people-focused' era begins with the ID 3

Electric hatch's 'smiling face' is a sign that Volkswagen is leaving the legacy of Dieselgate behind

by Lawrence Allan
10 September 2019
Frankfurt motor show
2020 Land Rover Defender reveal - off-roading front

Opinion: What a Defender owner thinks of the new Defender

The new Defender won't be everything the old car was, which, in a lot of ways, is no bad thing

by Matt Prior
10 September 2019
Frankfurt motor show

Opinion: Frankfurt is when electrification gets serious

With tough new emissions targets about to be introduced, car firms are having to push electrified cars like never before

by Hilton Holloway
10 September 2019
Frankfurt motor show
Volkswagen ID 3 static front

Opinion: Is the VW ID 3 the real electric car game-changer?

The just-revealed Volkswagen hatchback promises to make its mark on EV acceptance

by Rachel Burgess
9 September 2019
New cars
Ferrari 812 GTS
Ferrari 812 GTS

Opinion: why Ferrari has brought back the GTS after 50 years

The new Ferrari 812 GTS showcases a key new goal for Ferrari: unpredictability

by Rachel Burgess
9 September 2019
New cars

Opinion: Smaller Frankfurt show to feature two big star cars

The Volkswagen ID 3 and new Land Rover Defender are set to dominate attention at this year's 'compact' show

by Steve Cropley
9 September 2019
Frankfurt motor show
Range Rover Sport - front seats
The perceived quality is high, but the actual quality? Time will tell

Matt Prior: What defines a true 'quality' car?

Clarifying the difference between 'perceived' and 'actual' is essential when discussing the fit and finish of an interior

by Matt Prior
6 September 2019
Tester’s notes
Anita Makela at Santa Pod
Anita Mäkelä beat rival Maja Udtian at Santa Pod back in May

Racing lines: The joy of motor racing without corners

High-speed motorsport doesn't need hairpin turns and run-off zones to be incredibly exciting

by Damien Smith
5 September 2019
Motorsport

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