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VW, Opel, Audi, Mercedes to recall 630,000 diesel cars to fix emissions

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BERLIN — Volkswagen’s emissions-test cheating scandal spilled over to the wider car industry on Friday as Germany’s top manufacturers agreed to recall 630,000 vehicles to tweak diesel engine software technology blamed for causing high pollution. As part of a widening clampdown on health-threatening nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions, Volkswagen, Opel, Audi, Mercedes-Benz and Porsche diesel cars […]

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Volvo sets goal to sell 1 million electrified cars by 2025

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Volvo CEO Hakan Samuelsson: “Volvo wants to be at the forefront of this shift to electrification.” Following a global sales record in 2015, Volvo plans to sell 1 million electrified cars by 2025, the company said today. “It is a deliberately ambitious target,” Volvo CEO Hakan Samuelsson said in a statement. “It is going to […]

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Internet-connected cars a hacker magnet, U.S. official says

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DETROIT — Internet-connected and driverless cars could be targets for hackers — potentially including terrorists and hostile nations — so the automotive industry must ensure vehicles have built-in cybersecurity protection, a top U.S. Justice Department official said. “There is no Internet-connected system where you can build a wall that’s high enough or deep enough to […]

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McLaren Automotive named official safety car partner for 2016 British GT Championship

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McLaren Automotive has confirmed it will be the official Safety Car partner of the SRO-run British GT Championship for the 2016 season, ahead of the opening round this weekend at the famous Brands Hatch circuit. The partnership will see the McLaren 570S Coupé take a lead role in safety and management of the field of […]

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Sales of new cars up by 30%

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Sales of new cars jumped by almost one third in the first three months of the year as the strong recovery in the motor trade continues. Figures from the CSO show that new car sales rose by 30.1% in the first three months of the year. The CSO said 68,375 new private cars were licensed […]

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Automotive artist spotlight on Hot Rod Jen

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This post comes from Autoblog Open Road, our contributor network. The author is solely responsible for the content, and any opinions do not necessarily reflect those of Autoblog and its editors. Automotive artistry has been around for generations. This art though hasn’t always been accepted by the established art aficionados of the world. In recent […]

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UK will allow companies to test driverless cars on motorways

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A Google video shows how a self-driving car sees the road. The inset shows the real street scene. Photo credit: Reuters LONDON (Bloomberg) — The British government will allow driverless cars to be tested on UK motorways, helping to make the technology available to consumers by the end of the decade. The government also aims […]

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Mazda MX-5 wins World Car of the Year award and doubles up with Design accolade

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MAZDA’S little MX-5 sports car has pulled off a major double in the World Car of the Year (WCOTY) awards. It has just been voted the 2016 World Car of the Year. And it has taken the Design Car award as well. The MX-5, which has won rave reviews since its launch, beat off challenges […]

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FOUR NEW CAR BREAKDOWNS A DAY FOR AA RESCUE

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The AA is reminding motorists that new cars are still vulnerable to breakdowns after attending to over 4 a day in January alone. An analysis of AA Rescue assignments for the month of January reveals how they were called out to fix 128 brand new 161-registered vehicles. Last month also saw them attend to 741 breakdowns of cars […]

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