Worthy, but dull, to dynamic and desirable – motoring editor Andy Russell finds Nissan’s fifth-generation Micra has closed the gap on the supermini stars.

Police have reopened part of Newmarket Road in Norwich following a crash which left one person trapped in their vehicle.

A pensioner has been charged with driving while under the influence of alcohol following a collision in Beccles.

SEAT SEAT has given the hot Leon Cupra hatchback and estate even more go. Darren Cassey went to see whether power really does corrupt.

A man who died following a serious two-car crash on the A11 at Barton Mills has been named as Charles McCulloch.

The take-up of automatic cars has almost doubled in the UK in eight years as motorists look to make driving in congestion easier and the gearboxes keep improving.

Two of the biggest car dealers in the region have continued to grow their turnover despite pressure on margins brought about by the economic turbulence.

Two of the biggest car dealers in the region have continued to grow their turnover despite pressure on margins brought about by the economic turbulence.

Nearly 450 people have signed up to take part in the first Lowestoft Colour Dash - with just a few days left until registration closes.

A two-car crash on the A12 at Wangford caused one vehicle to flip over.

What makes a good tow car? The Tow Car Awards 2017 put 44 cars through their paces with a series of rigorous driving performance and pracicality tests to find out if the only hitch is the one the caravan hooks up to.

Tributes are being paid to the man who was instrumental in the building one of Norfolk’s largest motor groups.

A motorcyclist who suffered a head injury lay in the middle of a Norwich road for more than an hour-and-a-half waiting for an ambulance to arrive.

Reepham Classic Car and Bike Festival will be welcoming a race-prepared Porsche 924 which is on a mission to promote awareness of and prevent unnecessary deaths from prostate cancer.

Gallery: Road test: Kia Rio

Friday, June 9, 2017

The Rio supermini is Kia’s biggest player on the world stage so no wonder it has put so much effort into this more grown-up fourth-generation range, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

Green motoring

Thursday, June 8, 2017

New research suggests 3.7 million plug-in hybrid electric vehicles will be on by the road by 2025 with 100 new models driving uptake.

Police are appealing for witnesses after the driver of a car involved in a three-vehicle crash fled the scene.

Gallery: Road test: Vauxhall Astra

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Vauxhall’s new Astra is undoubtedly good, but does it make sense in 1.0-litre petrol guise?

Part of the A140 was blocked in both directions after a car accident in Long Stratton.

Would-be burglars were disturbed by an elderly resident as they tried to break into a home - and were later involved in a collision as they were chased by police.

Friends and family of a popular teenager killed in a devastating road crash with two of his friends are preparing to say a final goodbye at his funeral service.

An incentive to remove older diesel vehicles from the road could bolster the car industry, say East Anglian industry experts – but bad publicity is already hitting sales.

Gallery: Road test: Renault Megane Sport Tourer

Monday, April 24, 2017

If looks are as important as carrying loads then Renault’s new Megane Sport Tourer estate won’t disappoint and it drives well too, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

Gallery: First drive: Volkswagen Golf

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Volkswagen’s Golf is classless but the revised line-up is better connected with even more big-car technology, says motoring editor Andy Russell.

Owners of old diesel cars should be able to scrap their vehicles for cash in pollution hotspots, the chairman of an influential Commons committee is expected to tell ministers.

In 1984, having scandalised the art world, outraged the music scene and been branded one of the “wreckers of civilisation” by a Tory MP, Cosey Fanni Tutti did something even more shocking. She moved from inner-city London to rural north Norfolk.

They arrived in their hundreds, revving their engines and honking their horns in memory of three special and popular teenagers who were taken far too soon.

Brit Award winner KT Tunstall will headline Festival Too’s second weekend this year bringing folk rock to the Tuesday Market Place.

Gallery: Road test: Volkswagen High up!

Friday, March 31, 2017

The old adage that all the best things come in little packages sums up the new turbo Volkswagen up! Motoring editor Andy Russell finds it huge fun.

The owner of a garage and cab company which has been hit by two arson attacks in as many weeks has spoken out after his business was targeted.

Most Read

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Latest from the EDP

Show Job Lists

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 19°C

min temp: 12°C

Listen to the latest weather forecast