News – UK

Lilium flying taxi to be designed by McLaren P1 designer

Renowned designer Frank Stephenson has been hired to work on a new electric flying car that’s due to go into service in 2025 Lilium, the German start-up developing an electric flying taxi, has hired renowned automotive designer Frank Stephenson to work on its first vehicle. Stephenson, responsible for the design of cars such as the […]

How to fix Jeep: what is the future for the firm in Europe?

British-born Manley has been Jeep’s CEO since 2009 It’s two and a half times the size of Land Rover but tiny in Europe. As SUVs get ever more popular, what future for Jeep? We ask pundits and its CEO Every Easter, thousands of Jeep enthusiasts converge on Moab, Utah, to thread their cars across, through […]

BMW launches M140i Championship Edition to commemorate BTCC titles

German car maker celebrates motorsport success with special version of hot hatch BMW is producing a special Championship Edition of its M140i super hatch to celebrate its reign as manufacturers’ and teams’ champion in the British Touring Car Championship (BTCC). Following the first round of the 2018 BTCC season, BMW has confirmed that the Championship […]

Sergio Marchionne: diesel may never recover

The diesel version of the Maserati Levante will be discontinued by 2022 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne has voiced his thoughts on the future of diesel Diesel sales may never recover, even if technical advances make it a more environmentally friendly fuel than alternatives, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) CEO Sergio Marchionne believes. “The disengagement […]

Abarth 124 GT 2018 review

This carbonfibre-clad version of the Abarth 124 Spider looks the part, but does its detachable hardtop make much of a difference? This GT is the latest version of the lively little Abarth 124 Spider, which itself is the hot sibling of the Fiat 124 Spider.But before you get too excited, know that the headline act […]