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Man lives in tiny Fiat 500 because life in Northampton 'a depressing place'

Maciej Bober, 41, says his life has 'improved hugely' since switching his Northampton share house to his hatchback.

Climate activists vandalise Tesla Centre in protest against super-rich

In a paradoxical incident, climate activists from the Last Generation attacked the Tesla Centre in Hamburg, causing significant damage to property and vehicles. A video of this event has surfaced on social media. Climate activists from the German branch of the "Last Generation" group committed an act of vandalism at the Tesla Centre in Hamburg-Wand...

This Rare British Motorcycle Could Fetch A Quarter Of A Million Dollars

Still Brough and ready, nearly 100 years after it was made.

Return of the Volga: Russia's iconic car revived with a Chinese twist

In 1956, the Soviet GAZ plant began producing the 21 Volga model. While the second generation of this car (1967 - 1985) is perhaps the most recognisable, subsequent versions were produced until 2009. Now, the Volga is set to return, though this news is not mainly a source of national pride for the Russians. The Volga, often seen in black, was once ...

Revealed: The simple change to prompt Pierre Gasly performance surge

One change from Pierre Gasly has seen him improve his performance significantly for Alpine in recent races.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Blames NASCAR Driver For 'New Obsession'

Former NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. has a "new obsession" that's costing him a lot of money. Before you jump to any conclusions, just know we're talking about Lego sets. On a recent episode of Earnhardt's podcast, he revealed that he has a Lego obsession. He has already purchased some of ...

40 Garage Sale Finds That Could Secretly Be Worth a Ton

Don't pass these up!

Tesla Model 3 Performance Owner Tries Hyundai Ioniq 5 N

Both of these high-performance electric cars have a lot to offer. Which one will come out on top?

The coolest and craziest electric emergency vehicles

Ninja unveil 'spectacular' new cool box that 'keeps ice solid for five days'

The FrostVault is packed with clever features that make it ultimate cool box according to shoppers - but it comes at a price

Bubba Wallace Made Some Eye-Opening Comments After Receiving $50,000 Fine

Bubba Wallace was fined $50,000 for making retaliatory contact with Alex Bowman following last week's Chicago Street Race. Wallace sent Bowman into the wall after the race, a move that Bowman even acknowledged as justified after his own actions during the race. Bowman noted that he spun Wallace ...

12 tuners embraced by car makers

Lewis Hamilton makes new admission over upcoming Ferrari move

Lewis Hamilton is feeling a little trepidation ahead of his upcoming switch to Ferrari in 2025...

9 Car-Themed Coffee-Table Books Worth Making Room For

Pick up one of these massive automotive-themed tomes and learn a thing or two.

This Comically Large, Road-Legal Bumper Car Is Actually a Rear-Engine Trike

The world would be a better place if we all drove full-size bumper cars.

10 Awesome Hitch Racks That Make Bike-Hauling Easier

These are our best-tested hitch-mounted bicycle racks for carrying road, gravel, mountain, and e-bikes to your riding destinations.

AI takes the wheel: Chinese man watches Euro 2024 match in autopilot car

Artificial intelligence is developing at an increasingly rapid pace. This is evident in AI advancements and cars that no longer require a human driver. This point is perfectly illustrated by a short video from China, where a man is lying on the seat while the car drives itself and he watches the Euro 2024 match. For several years, technological dev...

Unpredictability, improvisation and "very good" tandem Pogacar-Yates: This is how UAE dealt a huge blow to Visma in the Pyrenees

Tadej Pogacar did an excellent job in the first of two Pyrenean stages in the Tour de France. The yellow jersey wearer won the fourteenth stage with arrival at Pla d'Adet and picked up 39 seconds and four bonuses over his big rival Jonas Vingegaard. Afterwards, Pogacar showered praise on his teammates, who laid the groundwork for their leader's victory. "This was on instinct," Pogacar said about his victory in the flash interview. "We wanted to...

Alpine confident of avoiding Le Mans engine issue in Sao Paulo WEC race

Alpine confident of a smooth run in Sao Paulo as it finds temporary solution for Le Mans-ending engine problem

Cole Custer cruises to Stage 2 win in Long Pond

Cole Custer earns his third stage win of the NASCAR Xfinity Series season in the Explore The Pocono Mountains 225 at Pocono Raceway.

Expert says one thing can 'sway' your car insurance price

Everyone needs car insurance, but costs have shot up over the past couple of years - however drivers can find a better deal in most circumstances

Understanding why police officers touch your trunk during a traffic stop

VR46 "doesn't agree" with Ducati on reducing factory MotoGP bikes in 2025

VR46 believes it deserves to get two factory bikes from Ducati next year, but will have to make do with just one

Top used cars for less than £10,000

In a blizzard of market complexity and huge choice, we offer a guide to the best, most reliable used deals

Child found in car after mother killed in attempted carjacking

Bodycam video captured the moment police found a child alive and alone in a car after his mom, Alexa Stakely, was killed in an attempted carjacking in Columbus, Ohio.

British F4 race in Zandvoort abandoned after massive start-line crash

An historic British F4 race weekend in Zandvoort has been marred by a start-line crash in race 2 damaging a third of the field

IMSA CTMP: Fraga fastest in FP2 from van der Zande, Lexus tops GTD

LMP2 regular outpaces GTP class star, as some big-name drivers go freelance, while Lexus heads the GTD ranks

Trucker Who Killed 7 Motorcyclists Doesn't Get License Back, At Least for Two Years


The best cars ever made in Austria

Austria is a much more important car maker than many people believe

20 essential songs about cars

Whether driving down the street or planning a road trip, there's nothing like hearing tunes blast through car speakers. So put your pedal to the metal and check out these top songs about cars and driving.

Brilliant William Buick lands 909-1 four-timer on Mill Stream... as July Cup success proves the highlight at Newmarket

DOMINIC KING: Super Saturday turned out to be something more for William Buick, as Mill Stream's July Cup success proved the highlight of a four-timer at Newmarket.

30 Genius Garage Organization Ideas to Keep Your Life in Order

Experts share their best tips for cleaning your garage…and actually keeping it organized.

Hyundai Motor Group's Global EV Sales Slowed Down In H1 2024

Hyundai and Genesis' global wholesale sales decreased 30%, while the Ioniq 6 lost nearly two-thirds of its volume.

Ty Gibbs and Martin Truex Jr. both racing for something special at Pocono

One of NASCAR's youngest stars and one of its most venerated veterans both have something to race for at Pocono.

Sleepers: The car world's biggest wolves in sheep’s clothing

These cars are seriously quick without bragging about it - let's take a look at the ultimate Q cars

Dixon’s IndyCar hybrid failure “could have happened to a lot of cars”

Six-time series champion explains “runaway” electrical drain that caused his engine to shutdown on Mid-Ohio warm-up lap

Why Replacing The Factory Tires On Your EV Is A Good Thing

Aftermarket EV-specific tires from Hankook are better in every way.

Kilkenny tractor run raises €6,500 for children’s charity Jack and Jill Foundation

A tractor and car run in Co Kilkenny has raised €6,500 for the Jack and Jill Foundation. Held in honour of the late Brian Fortune the event saw approximately 35 classic and vintage cars joined by more than 80 tractors of all shapes and sizes at the start point in Glenmore GAA. From there the cars began a 100km round trip to Kilkenny city while the ...

New era for US Army: M10 Booker set to replace light tanks

The M10 Booker will replace light tanks in the US Army, filling the gap left by the M551 Sheridan and M8. Ongoing operational tests confirm readiness for implementation. The new vehicle's history and development show the long path to its creation. When we hear "US Army" and "tank" in one sentence, we instinctively think of the mighty Abrams. In its...

Watch Jay Leno Get an Exclusive Peek at 'The Beast'

The safest vehicle on the planet—the presidential limo—makes its way into Jay Leno's garage for an up-close look.

Adrian Newey’s ‘very special’ historic Ferrari run; Claire Williams exclusive – F1 news round-up

The F1 news cycle continues this off weekend as Adrian Newey tests Niki Lauda's Ferrari 312T and PlanetF1.com speaks to Claire Williams

Good Vingegaard was simply outclassed by Pogacar: "He can't go much faster"

While Jonas Vingegaard and Visma | Lease a Bike were still full of optimism after the eleventh stage through the Central Massif, that optimism was significantly dampened after the first Pyrenean stage. The defending Tour winner had to acknowledge his inferiority to Tadej Pogacar on the final climb to Pla d'Adet. Pogacar gained 43 seconds on Vingegaard, including bonus seconds. After the stage, Vingegaard gave a reaction to the Dutch NOS, which...

Indy NXT changes race format for Iowa race amid tire concerns

Tire problems were encountered during Friday practice, causing special measures to be imposed for today’s racing

30 British car makers you might not know

The 15 Most Comfortable Work Shoes for Your Daily Commute

From low-heeled ankle boots to block-heeled pumps

25 Designer Tote Bags You’ll Never Stop Carrying

They’re worth the investment

The 7 Best Gas-Powered Leaf Blowers, According to Experts

The best gas leaf blowers have the power to clear your yard of leaves, sticks and debris. Here are the top picks according to lawn experts. If you’re a DIY homeowner with a large yard, a leaf blower is a worthwhile investment. The best gas leaf blower gets the job done fast with a lot less strain on your back and joints than a leaf rake. While gas versions of the best leaf blowers are a bit heavier and louder than their electric counterparts, they offer long-lasting power and remain the tool of choice for landscaping professionals, as they clear lawn debris quickly and efficiently. Gas leaf blowers are the tried and true, time-tested lawn tool that help get the job done. Like an old T-shirt, gas blowers just feel right and you know what you’re going to get. Fortunately, gas blowers come in all shapes and sizes–some good for extremely large pieces of land and others for clearing off the front porch before neighbors come over. We researched a ton of gas leaf blowers, including backpack styles and those that can work with special attachments, to find the best gas leaf blower for your needs and budget. We also consulted lawn care experts like Tyler Graham to help us test the leaf blowers on this list. After much research and testing, we narrowed down the list to our top seven gas leaf blowers. Note: Gas-operated lawn care equipment is not legal everywhere in the United States. More than 100 local governments, including Washington D.C., have enacted partial or seasonal bans on gas leaf blowers, lawn mowers and other equipment. Consult your local laws before purchasing a gas leaf blower.

26 stars in this month’s Goodwood Festival of Speed sale

30 classic three-door estate cars

125 years of Fiat