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Geneva – the weird and the wonderful

For our final report from the 2016 Geneva Motor Show, we look at some of the exotic sports cars and outrageous concepts that the show is famous for.

Mazda MX-5 leads the field in UK poll

The new Mazda MX-5 has been named as the winner of the UK Car of the Year Awards, ahead of the Volvo XC90 SUV and the Skoda Superb Estate.

Astra takes Car of the Year title

Vauxhall' Astra is the 2016 European Car of the Year. In one of the closest competitions for some time, the British-built Astra triumphed over Volvo' XC90.

Wales wins Aston Martin crossover factory

The UK is to gain a new car manufacturing facility – Aston Martin will build its forthcoming crossover at St Athan in Wales.

UK motor industry sets records

Turnover in the UK automotive industry hit a record £69.5 billion in 2014, according to new figures released by the SMMT.

The best-selling cars of 2015 so far

How do internet searches compare to actual car sales? Automotive broker and leasing company OSV looks at the ten best-selling cars so far in 2015, and compares them with the internet search results. Some answers are as expected, but some may surprise you (sponsored post).

Industry battles ‘demon diesel’ slur

The UK motor industry is launching a campaign to battle what it describes as “the increasing demonization” of diesel-powered cars.

UK automotive industry facts and figures

The UK automotive industry is on a roll after a few years in the doldrums and is outpacing the rest of Europe. This infographic highlight a few facts and figures of the British car industry, both manufacturing and retail.

British cars boost economy

As the economy accelerates, we see how British car manufacturers have helped to pull the UK out of recession over the last two years.

Car production worldwide

Did you know that global car production has increased by over 60% since 1999? Or that China is now responsible for building about 25% of the world's vehicles? This fascinating infographic includes this and plenty of other great factoids and trivia about the global automotive industry.

The political parties talk about motoring

Auto Express asked the 4 UK political parties for their plans to improve roads and help drivers. But they were rubbish so here's our ideas.

GM to axe Chevrolet brand in Europe

GM has announced it will axe the Chevrolet brand in Europe at the end of 2015 to focus on Opel and Vauxhall.

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