German leader to visit Serbia seeking lithium for his country's car industry

German leader to visit Serbia seeking lithium for his country's car industry - German Chancellor Olaf Scholz is to visit Serbia later this week to discuss a tentative deal with the Balkan country for the controversial excavation of lithium, a critical substance in making batteries for electric vehicles

The 2025 Lucid Air Is Now More Efficient Than Any Other EV

With some minor updates for 2025, the Lucid Air gets a big efficiency boost.

Interislander’s Aratere ferry: Leaked document reveals autopilot button pressed by mistake, crew did not know how to turn it off

Maritime NZ says grounding not caused by crew member leaving the bridge to make coffee.

Audi Gets Rid of Fake Exhausts Because You Hate Them

On the new S5, they're real, and they're spectacular.

Top 10: Ranking the greatest cars of the Super Touring era

Many machines had their moment in the sun during the British Touring Car Championship's Super Touring golden era. Here’s our pick of the best – taking into account global success, not just the BTCC

‘Captain America: Brave New World' Trailer Teases Red Hulk, Giancarlo Esposito

The espionage film is slated for a Feb. 14, 2025 release date.

Electric Porsche Macan launched from £67,200 with 398-mile range

Dynamic SUV ushers in a new generation of Porsche EVs and will be sold alongside its ICE sibling

Council erred in decision-making process over Thorndon Quay, court finds

The saga continues over the controversial carparks to cycleway plan on Thorndon Quay, as the Court of Appeal takes aim at the council's decision-making process.

Northern Motorway northbound lanes closed after serious multi-vehicle crash, ‘lengthy delays’ expected

Northbound traffic is already backed up 4km due to the multi-vehicle crash.

This Tiny Rotary Engine Is More Powerful Than It Looks

It's just a prototype, but it could serve as an onboard generator for electric vehicles.

Girl, 2, dies in hot car after 'her father made terrible mistake'

Parker Scholtes, 2, after she was left in a car outside her home in Tucson, Arizona, for at least half an hour by her father Chris Scholtes as the temperature climbed to 109F.

Red Bull unveils the RB17: luxury hypercar with Formula 1 power

The RB17 hypercar from Red Bull, unveiled at the 2024 Goodwood Festival of Speed to celebrate 20 years of Red Bull Racing, was created by renowned engineer Adrian Newey and Red Bull Advanced Technologies.

Melvins’ Dale Crover invents a new guitar tuning – and lands a Kim Thayil guest solo – on new single

Thayil has consistently expressed his admiration for the Melvins, even crediting the band for introducing drop-D tuning to hard rock

Why "best racer" Stella does not want sole credit for McLaren's F1 resurrection

McLaren boss Zak Brown credits Stella as the single biggest element in the team's turnaround

What was the best-selling car the year you were born?

Just as fashions change throughout the years, so does our taste in cars. It might not tell you a lot about your personality, but it is pretty likely your parents had one of these best-selling vehicles when you were a little one. And it's not just our consumer taste that changes, but also the science behind the car. From the '60s onwards, cars became more affordable, safer, and seemingly less extravagant. The '60s were fast, the '70s were futuristic, the '80s were large, and the '90s were compact. In doubt? Using statistics from the US, here are the most popular car models for each year. Click through to find out if you are a Honda Civic or Ford Mustang baby!

LPGA pro makes hole-in-one, wins Porsche despite rough opening round at the Evian Championship

Golf is an emotional rollercoaster. One second your hanging upside down thinking you’re going to puke, the next your grinning ear-to-ear with your photo on a commemorative coffee mug. Just ask LPGA Tour pro Jodi Ewart Shadoff. She was seven-over during her first round at the Amundi Evian Championship on Thursday when she arrived at the 16th tee. Wi...

This Tesla Model S Taxi Has 430,000 Miles. Here's How Its Battery Holds Up

It's still on its first battery and hasn't had its electric motors replaced either.

The Toyota Supra GRMN Looks Fast, Has a New Wing, Sounds Good

Will there be an optional performance package, or is Toyota just trying different wings for the fun of it?

The best movie and TV drivers ever

Everyone loves a good car chase, and the characters on this list are definitely the ones you would want behind the wheel when things get a little hairy on the road. These are the best drivers to ever grace the screen.

Northland fixed speed cameras to get warning signs installed as part of nationwide rollout

The Government is installing warning signs at speed cameras including those in Northland.

Porsche's New Macan Trim Addresses Its Biggest Problem

The newly introduced rear-wheel drive Porsche Macan is the cheapest of the bunch, but there’s also a new Macan 4S.

Top five roles on Motorsport Jobs this week

The latest top five opportunities on Motorsport Jobs for this week have just landed. To find your perfect job in motorsport find out more here.

The Lexus RZ Is Class-Leading. It’s Also Half-Assed.

It’s the most efficient electric SUV on sale, but its EV ownership experience feels like a complete afterthought.

Cops hunt for suspects who ran over mom who tried to stop them from carjacking her SUV with her 6-year-old inside

Cops hunt for suspects who ran over mom who tried to stop them from carjacking her SUV with her 6-year-old inside - Alexa Stakely ran after her child, who was asleep in the backseat, when carjackers targeted her vehicle

Pocket rocket Jasmine Paolini makes history as she turbocharges into Wimbledon final

What a year it has been for Jasmine Paolini. Up until last week, this pocket-rocket of an Italian had never won a match at the All England Club. She is now a Wimbledon finalist after storming back from a set down to disarm Donna Vekic in the longest women’s semi-final in the Championship’s history. In a marathon contest that lasted two hours and 51...

The BMW 5 Series Is Just Really Nice

It's lovely to drive, it's comfy inside, and it's efficient. What more do you need?

The BEST Images From The Drone Photo Awards

This stunning collection of aerial photographs from around the world features the best images from the 2022, 2023 and 2024 editions of the Siena Drone Photo Awards.

This Chinese Motorcycle Company Is Selling a Honda Hunter Cub on Steroids

Leten’s Adventure Cub LT190 is loaded with tech—maybe too much tech.

I'm the UK Tetris champion - and here are my top tips for packing your car for a family summer getaway

DanV, the UK's reigning champion at Tetris, has joined forces with Dacia to 'provide his top tips' to 'successfully pack the boot of your car with minimal stress'.

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?

Here's Why the Lotus Evija X Crashed at Goodwood

Too much torque and not enough traction, essentially.

Courtney to retire from Supercars after 2025 season

One-time Supercars champion James Courtney has announced 2025 will be his last season as a full-time driver after two decades in the series.

Why Harrison Ford was told to change his name - and the title he wanted

Harrison Ford was almost forced to change his name at the start of his career, but producers weren't too fond on the option he suggested

The "major contributor" behind Bearman securing Haas F1 drive

Future Haas Formula 1 driver Bearman claims proving himself at the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix was crucial for his 2025 prospects

Build Moto Is Forging The Future Of Motorcycles Mechanics, Harley Becomes a Sponsor

Did you build motorcycles with expert help in high school? Do you want to?

The Most Iconic Custom Cars

Throughout history, there have been some really cool custom cars that have become famous. These cars are more than just machines; they're like characters with their own personalities. People love them because they're unique and show off the creativity and style of their makers. These custom cars have a special place in our hearts and remind us of the passion and imagination behind their designs.

China's CATL Hints At EV Batteries That Last 16 Years

According to CATL, its "Long-Service-Life Battery" packs can last up to 16 years or 1.24 million miles. That's a lot of driving.

The Toyota Tundra Is Beating Ram in Market Share

Ram still outsells Tundra by a wide margin, but the gap is closing.

The paradox of MotoGP concessions: Everything changes so nothing changes

OPINION: Despite the advantages offered by the concessions, Yamaha and Honda are significantly worse at this stage compared to last year. However, both brands are confident that the package of improvements they plan to introduce at the Misano MotoGP test will act as a turning point

How to watch WRC's Rally Latvia: schedule, line-up and more

Rally Latvia’s gravel stages host round eight of the 2024 World Rally Championship season so here is how and when you can watch this weekend’s action.

Members of Tragically Hip named honorary grand marshals for Honda Indy

TORONTO — Members of Canadian rock band The Tragically Hip have been named honorary grand marshals for the upcoming Ontario Dealers Honda Indy, organizers of the Toronto IndyCar race announced Tuesday.

Hyundai's Three-Row EV Launches Later This Year

This is Hyundai’s Kia EV9 equivalent.

Goodwood festival of speed 2024 highlights: from celeb spotting to Formula 1 legend Max Verstappen

The world’s fastest garden party, celebrity spotting, automotive legends, and celebrating 130 years of technological progress—it can only be Goodwood

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May's friendship takes another blow as they part ways

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May's friendship has taken another blow

Motorbike vandals cause £10,000 damage to golf course

Greens and fairways at Dundee's only public golf course were damaged by a quad bike and motorbikes last week.

What are the most dangerous countries to be a driver in?

UK-based Global Positioning Specialists (GPS) and their "Most Dangerous Countries to be a Driver" world study investigated road quality, the number of road deaths, and motor vehicle crime statistics in 60 of the most car-dependent countries around the world in a quest to find where being a motorist can mean navigating a treacherous route along hazardous roads. So, is the country you drive in among those mentioned? Click through and steer carefully through this list of the top 20 dangerous countries to be a driver.

Western Bay of Plenty parking cameras: Katikati and Te Puke to have three-month trial

New roving parking cameras being trialled in the Western Bay of Plenty.

Interislander: KiwiRail considered selling Wellington Station, and other iReX facts

The scrapping of the Interislander ferry replacement project was one of the first decisions the coalition made after coming to power, but some details have sailed under the proverbial radar.

Why Rashida Jones and BF Ezra Koenig Consider Themselves Husband and Wife

Matt Winkelmeyer/VF24/WireImage for Vanity Fair Rashida Jones is explaining why she and boyfriend Ezra Koenig consider themselves husband and wife despite not being legally wed. "We're not married," Jones, 48, told The New Yorker in an interview published Sunday, July 7. "We just kind of call each other that. But we are what we are, […]

Yamaha Launches Two New Dirt Bikes, Updates a Lot More

The updated YZ250FX and WR250F are the highlights of the lineup.