News An image of the Amazon delivery appeared on the Reddit website on Monday

The mystery of the “biggest Amazon box ever” spotted in a residential street in the US has been solved.

Kia shows off new cee'd at Geneva

Kia has unveiled the five-door hatchback and estate versions of its Golf-sized cee'd at the Geneva Motor Show.

Sales of new cars falls by 2.5% on February figure

New car sales slowed last month, figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) showed today.

Gang who targeted ATMs jailed

A gang who trawled the country doing smash and grab ATM burglaries have been jailed for a total of nearly 20 years.

Renault reports £1.7bn profits

French car maker Renault said today its earnings fell in 2011 compared to a year earlier, when it booked an exceptional €2 billion (£1.6 billion) gain on the sale of part of its stake in Sweden's Volvo.

Mother of six killed in collision

A pedestrian who died after being struck by a car was identified today as a mother of six.

Amazing Grace lands two from two to match Couples

Ernie Els and Retief Goosen did battle at Fancourt again yesterday, but this time found themselves out-gunned by the new star of South African golf.

New car sales fall 4.4%

New car sales fell 4.4% in 2011 compared with 2010, official figures today showed.

Volkswagen Up

Volkswagen Up

A small German delight that's fit for a real-life Italian job

Michael Barrymore was charged with another man

Michael Barrymore fined for possessing cocaine

Entertainer Michael Barrymore was found with cocaine in his pocket after launching a foul-mouthed tirade at police, a court heard today.

Fall in new car sales

New car sales fell by 4.2 per cent in November, the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders said yesterday.

New car sales suffer slowdown

New car sales slowed last month, figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) revealed today.

Golf Mark 4

One For The Road: A first car – at the age of 70

Congratulations to Mrs Rosemary Gault, who has passed her driving test at age 70. She has a flexible £4,000 to spend and is not bothered about mileage or age, but most of all needs five seats. Oh yes, the licence is for automatic cars only.

The firm announced today that it would suspend production at its two sites in this country over the Easter holiday period

Toyota to create hundreds of jobs in the UK

Car giant Toyota is to build its new-generation family-sized hatchback at its UK factory, creating hundreds of new jobs, it was announced today.

Odd features be gone! Honda tones down its long-serving Civic

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