Tag Archives: Car

Kia’s future includes self-driving cars, more electrified models, car sharing

At CES 2018, Kia is cornering the market on buzzwords. The Korean automaker announced a host of new initiatives involving self-driving cars, electrified powertrains, connectivity and carsharing. Kia and parent company Hyundai are already experimenting with self-driving cars, but Kia plans to step up those efforts over the next few years. The automaker plans to deploy a “large-scale” test fleet of autonomous cars on ... Read More »

2018 Detroit Auto Show Preview: All the New Car Debuts to Expect

The first major auto show of 2018 is just around the corner. The 2018 Detroit Auto Show, also known as the North American International Auto Show, will open its doors to the media on January 14, 2018. Automakers worldwide have already begun teasing their debuts and concept cars, but like previous years, expect some surprises to happen. For now, here’s ... Read More »

Used car buying guide: Honda NSX

I was going to say you wouldn’t find a Ferrari with 126,000 miles under its wheels, as one particular 1995 Honda NSX Targa F-Matic auto can claim (it’s up for £31,995) – and then I came across a 1998 Ferrari F355 GTS (£45,000) with 151,000 of them. See Honda NSX for sale on PistonHeads  Given that some Ferraris are driven around the block just ... Read More »

Bought a used car? You might be entitled to all your money back

People who have bought used cars described as having one previous owner could be entitled to all their money back following a ruling. The compensation payouts could see drivers getting between 25 per cent and 100 per cent of the money they paid under certain circumstances – and millions of people could be affected. The Used Car Scandal campaign says ... Read More »

The car of the future isn’t a car at all

This week, a subsidiary of Volkswagen called Moia unveiled a new concept vehicle in Berlin: a six-seater all-electric van. Blandly brown in color and retaining none of the flash typical of other concept vehicles, the Moia EV probably flew under the radar for most people. But what’s interesting about it is that the vehicle is designed for ride-hailing services like ... Read More »

Best car videos 2017 – watch our video highlights of the year

Our top 10 most popular videos of 2017 ranked. Find out which one takes top spot. At Auto Express we pride ourselves on bringing you the best words, pictures and video when it comes to cars. 2017 has been a vintage year for all three but a particularly golden era for the latter. Our videos racked up just under 26 ... Read More »

California Inc.: Car industry is rolling into town with L.A. auto shows

The auto industry is coming to town. AutoMobility L.A. will run Monday through Thursday at the Los Angeles Convention Center, followed by the L.A. Car Show at the same venue. (Los Angeles Times) Welcome to California Inc., the weekly newsletter of the L.A. Times Business Section. I’m Business columnist David Lazarus, and here’s a rundown of upcoming stories this week and the ... Read More »

The Top Gear car review: Alpine A110

FOR: A genuinely different rival to the Cayman, and a fine advert for light weight AGAINST: Its approach may be too dedicated for some Overview What is it? It’s the new Renault Alpine A110. And it’s something very different. On the surface it’s perfectly straightforward, a compact two-seat coupe in the mould of the Porsche Cayman and Audi TT. But ... Read More »

SAAB RETURNS – New NEVS 9-3 electric car with 186 miles of range goes on sale

SAAB 9-3 has returned as the all-new NEVS electric car SAAB has returned after it was killed off in 2012. The Swedish car manufacturer was bought by Chinese consortium National Electric Vehicle Sweden (NEVS) back in 2012. While the new cars don’t bear the name SAAB, the design of the 9-3 has carried over. The SAAB 9-3 has now been ... Read More »

Five More Ways To Save When Buying A New Car

Last month, we brought you Six Ways To Avoid Paying Too Much For Your Car This Winter. Here are five more points to ponder as you prepare to walk into a dealership. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images) Don’t be in a hurry. A consumer who needs wheels right now, today, is gold to a dealer, especially if you let them know you’re ... Read More »