Bernie to drop F1 double points for '15?

'The teams have not accepted it because they are bloody idiots." The words of F1 CEO Bernie Ecclestone on double points in future F1 races, though now admitting that the scheme could be dropped in 2015.

Pregnant woman dies due to faulty airbag

A Malaysian woman and her unborn child died as a result of a Takata-made explosive air-bag inflator disintegrating and hitting the woman when it ignited in a crash.

Motor Shows

Mazda CX-3 debut at LA auto show

2014-11-20 09:40

Mazda has revealed its all-new CX-3 to the world in a special event on the eve of the 2014 Los Angeles auto show - at which even more new Mazdas will be shown.

Bentley Grand Convertible - says it all

2014-11-19 09:27

Brit luxury brand Bentley has chosen the 2014 Los Angeles auto show to present its Grand Convertible concept to the world and, it hopes, find enough interest to put it on the lines.

New A9? Audi teases concept for LA show

2014-10-15 10:35

Audi teases its new design direction, courtesy of its new head of design, Marc Lichte, at the 2014 Los Angeles auto show. Is this the new A9 concept?

Disco Sport: Paris debut, British style

2014-10-03 14:12

Two new Discovery Sports put on a true show of Land Rover capability, ride on a huge barge and compete with giant Wellington boots. It's the range's launch at the 2014 Paris auto show.

Power-cars muscle green off Paris stands

2014-10-03 12:18

Ferrari 458 Speciale, Bentley Mulsanne Speed, Lamborghini Asterion... The 2014 Paris show is hosting some of the hottest vehicles yet - and perhaps giving 'green' the finger?

Jaguar's SA-bound XE debuts at Paris show

2014-10-02 14:22

Jaguar is showing its new XE sedan at the 2014 Paris auto show. The new XE will arrive in South Africa in 2015 - but take a look at your next car now...

669kW Asterion: First hybrid Lambo in Paris

2014-10-02 09:22

Lamborghini has unveiled its first plug-in hybrid, the Asterion LPI 910-4, ahead of the 2014 Paris auto show. This green-friendly Lambo is no slouch - 669kW and 100km/h in three seconds!

New Civic Type R: Honda hot hatch for SA

2014-09-30 13:15

Honda will debut its new Type R at the 2014 Paris auto show. Honda claims its new R-badged concept offers unrivaled compared to previous versions of its flagship hot hatch!

Fresh Fords all lined up for Paris show

2014-09-30 07:44

Ford is ready to reveal a number of new models at the 2014 Paris auto show, among them the new C-Max, Grand C-Max and S-Max.

Kia goes virtual for Paris show stand

2014-09-29 14:17

Kia is going virtual at its 2014 Paris auto show stand. So, even if you can't be at the show you can get a Google View of its 23-car assault.

Kia's Optima hybrid for Paris show

2014-09-29 14:17

Kia will showcase its future hybrid technology at the 2014 Paris Motor Show with the debut of its Optima T-Hybrid concept.

LAUNCH REPORT

2014 VW Cross Caddy: Versatility on wheels

17-10-2014 10:23 Looking for family wheels? VW has added an 'X' to its Cross family, the Cross Caddy, with space and versatility hard to match - even if it is based on a 'white van'. Wheels24 attends the launch.

Inside Wheels24

We ride: BMW's customisable RnineT

BMW's R nineT goes back to basics: a simple but highly customisable bike with a big boxer engine, simple but sufficient instrumentation and the flickability we all desire.

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