Safety and technology
Nearly half of UK car buyers don’t know how safe their car is
The latest What Car? survey of in-market car buyers also reveals the most sought-after safety featur..
How safe are electric cars?
The combination of high-voltage electrical systems and reports of batteries catching fire might give..
What's it like to 'drive' an autonomous car?
As a Government minister warns of scare stories when drivers start using self-driving cars, here's w..
Which car has the best self-driving tech?
Cars are doing more to assist their drivers than ever before in an effort to improve safety and comf..
New vs worn tyres: how they compare
You might be shocked at how a tyre's performance drops as it wears, as we compare new and worn (but..
Tesla Model Y wins What Car? Safety Award 2023
The Tesla Model Y electric SUV is the highest scoring model in Euro NCAP crash tests, achieving the..
Car of the Year Awards 2023: Reliability Award
In the our 2022 Reliability Survey, owners told us about almost 25,000 cars, with each model given a..
The safest cars on sale today
The latest Euro NCAP safety test results have been released, and 11 of the 15 cars assessed achieved..
Motorway speed limits could be axed if Liz Truss becomes PM
Favourite to replace Boris Johnson also says she would stop smart motorways, describing them as an e..
What is Android Auto?
Our guide fully explains Android Auto is, which cars and phones support it and its best features
What is Apple CarPlay?
We explain Apple CarPlay smartphone mirroring and all its best features, plus the cars and iPhone mo..
How to drive in bad weather
From iced-over windscreens to slippery roads, driving in bad weather poses all sorts of challenges f..
Car lane support systems tested
Lane support systems get a lot of bad press, but they could help save your life. We invited five rea..
Driving in fog: top 10 tips to stay safe
Driving in poor visibility isn’t easy, but there are some simple rules that you can follow to help m..
Car active safety systems – exclusive reader test team
Test out the latest lane-keeping assistance safety systems in a safe environment with What Car? and..
Crash for cash - how to protect yourself against insurance fraud
As Birmingham is named the worst UK area for 'crash for cash', we take a closer look at the scams th..
Dacia Sandero given disappointing two-star safety rating by Euro NCAP
Dacia's budget hatchback criticised for offering limited protection to vulnerable road users, while..
2021 What Car? Safety Award - which is the safest new car?
In a year where the biggest changes were made to crash testing in 23 years, we reveal the model that..