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.

Detroit Motor Show

Want to bid for first Camaros?

2014-01-17 10:52

Chevrolet will auction its first 2014 Camaro Z/28 and COPO Camaro, a race version with a serial number 1 of 69, to the public. Proceeds will be donated to charities.

And the sexiest car in Detroit is...

2014-01-17 10:51

The 2014 Detroit auto show saw dozens of new models and concepts make their US debut but which was awarded the Best of Show and Sexiest Vehicle titles?

Merc's S600 flagship headed for SA

2014-01-15 13:38

Mercedes-Benz raised the luxury bar with the debut of its new S-Class flagship at the 2014 North American International auto show, Detroit. What’s more, the luxury S600 will arrive in SA later in 2014! GALLERY

Nissan Sedan Concept glitters at Detroit

2014-01-15 13:11

Nissan is celebrating its 80th anniversary at the 2014 Detroit auto show with the world debut of its Sport Sedan Concept. We showed you the teasers - the real thing is stunning.

Next-gen Mini JCW debuts in Detroit

2014-01-15 10:22

Mini debuted its new John Cooper Works Concept at the 2014 Detroit Auto show, hinting at the next generation of performance orientated Minis. We have gallery images!

Luxury brands sweat under pressure

2014-01-15 09:23

American consumers have a taste for luxury and automakers are rushing to deliver by upgrading cabins, loading fancy features and expanding with stylish new models.

New 911 Targa raises roof at Detroit

2014-01-14 14:27

Porsche has presented the 911 Targa, the latest addition to its iconic 911 sports coupe family, at the 2014 North American International Auto Show. Image gallery!

GM top lady faces media baptism

2014-01-14 12:08

General Motors' incoming CEO is hoping that, as the first woman to lead a global automaker, she will inspire young people to pursue a career in science.

Detroit show highlights: Day 1

2014-01-14 11:51

GM won the Car and Truck of the Year titles but Ford using aluminum in its F150 caused a bigger stir at the 2014 Detroit auto show. Dig through the avalanche of new models. Check out new models launched at the show!

VW's Dune Bug hatches in Detroit

2014-01-14 10:50

VW has revealed what could be an addition to its Beetle family at the 2014 Detroit auto show - the Beetle Dune concept. Check out our gallery of this feisty Bug!

Toyota's stylish FT-1 rocks Detroit

2014-01-14 09:56

Toyota revealed a sexy new concept sports car at the 2014 Detroit auto show. The FT-1 hints at the brand's future with “more emotional styling and fun to drive” vehicles.

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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