Skoda will unveil a new, range-topping trim level for the Scala hatchback at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show. Called the Scala Monte Carlo, it features a range of sporty interior and exterior styling revisions, as well as additional equipment and technology. Production is set to start later this year, with first deliveries due...
Hyundai has given the city car market a welcome lift with the launch of its all-new i10. Set to make its public debut at next week's Frankfurt Motor Show, the Mk3 model is due to go on sale early next year.The market for entry-level city runabouts has shrunk rapidly in recent months, with the...
The all-electric Volkswagen ID.R prototype has set a new benchmark time on the Tianmen Shan “Big Gate Road” mountain pass in China, covering the 10.906km (6.77 miles) route in 7:38.585 minutes at the hands of French racing driver Romain Dumas. The road winds through 99 hairpin corners and climbs to a maximum altitude...
Bugatti has become the first manufacturer to break the 300mph barrier, with an upgraded, “near production prototype” version  of the Chiron hypercar. The test car, which (judging by its black and orange colour scheme) appears to be an in-development Super Sport version or equivalent of the standard Chiron, recently set a new top speed...
The motoring public’s love of SUVs shows no signs of abating. And makers are meeting demand with models spanning all classes, from jacked-up superminis to plush, all-electric soft-roaders.Last week we drove the new Skoda Kamiq for the first time. It’s the Czech firm’s take on the market-defining Nissan Juke, a car that basically...