The cars you should buy between now and 2030

The UK government’s proposed ban on new ICE cars creates a dilemma for all motorists, regardless of their views on EVs. Here are four strategies for your car-buying future

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BL got there first but Audi’s is the wheel deal

Steve Cropley: why it's hip to be square

Our man reckons the Q4 Sportback's near-rectangular steering wheel is a winner

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Hoare brings deep industry knowledge and contacts to battery start-up Britishvolt

Ex-Ford boss on leading the UK's battery charge

We meet the man helping Britishvolt set up Britain’s first battery gigafactory

First Drive

Audi Q4 E-tron 50 Sportback Edition 1 2021 UK review

Most elaborate version of Audi’s first foray into the electric family crossover market arrives in UK

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Entry-level Taycan is superb – and not just because of its range

Steve Cropley: No hyperbole is enough for the Porsche Taycan

Our man thinks the EV is genuinely the best thing he's ever driven

First Drive

Renault Arkana E-Tech 145 RS Line 2021 UK review

All-new compact coupé-SUV announces that the Renaulution will be hybridised

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A 500e joined the Cropley clan’s own 500 this week

Steve Cropley: My week in a Fiat 500e was electric

Cropley spent a fascinating few days with Fiat's latest EV and was impressed by everything except the range

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If Range Rover put this on a hot wash, it would have at least one buyer

Steve Cropley: Where are all the truly refined small cars?

Our man wants a fairly tall, four-metre-long hatchback car - basically a mini Range Rover


Autocar Awards 2021 Outstanding UK leaders: Alison Jones

Alison Jones has helped Stellantis UK withstand Brexit, the shift to electrification and a pandemic. We meet her

RPJ credited Autocar with being first to understand his view that customers would respond to better-driving cars

Autocar Awards 2021 Lifetime Achievement award: Richard Parry-Jones

Few industry figures have been more deserving of a lifetime achievement award than the late ‘RPJ’. We remember him

"There’s very little time for self-satisfaction. Life is a lesson, and you’ve learned it when you’re through."

Autocar Awards 2021: Polestar's Thomas Ingenlath wins Sturmey Award

Having played a key role in its premium revolution, Volvo’s chief designer was given control of an all-new brand – and created something very special