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Our ‘take’ on motoring’s latest happenings is not the usual one. The relentless babble of new model news and carmakers’ announcements is not for us. We’d rather bring you the strange and the wonderful to make you smile, laced with the offbeat and serious that’ll have you raising an eyebrow.  Browse, Share and enjoy.

Meet HitchBOT

A hitch-hiking robot, a car-surfing transvestite and a naked fugitive...all in our latest round-up of off-beat car news

Barina fever

Ever heard of the Holden Barina? No, us neither. All the same, we think you should watch this video commercial

Car-surfer shocks US highway drivers

We’ll never know what was going through this fella's mind. But it must have been something pretty irrational.

The JCBs that only future generations will find

This tale has more than whiff of urban myth about it. See what you think...

Driver gets weird sinking feeling…

There you are, in your car, family in the back, waiting for the lights to change. Suddenly, all is not well.

How did she park there?

Looking at where this Citroen Picasso has finished up, it’s hard to imagine what was going through this driver’s mind.

Why did this chicken cross the road?

It certainly wasn’t to be hit by this Chinese driver in his car. God, however, must have been smiling on fowl-kind that ...

Cat survives under-bonnet ride

Here at Autoweb.co.uk we love a pet story as much as anyone… especially if the ending is a happy one.

A 14-reg Saab?

Think Saab must have sold its last new car many moons ago? Think again.

A new way to go off-road

Driving a new car can be nerve-wracking for the first few journeys. Especially if it’s an £80,000 Range Rover.

Autoweb at Geneva Motor Show 2014

Autoweb took a trip to Geneva

Impatient boxer blows her own horn

Ever leave your dog in the car for a few minutes while you pop into a shop?

‘I’m not a kid, I’m a dwarf’ says teeny driver

That's what a 10yo Norwegian told police after he stole family car and drove it into a ditch

Homeless man picks police car to sleep in

Now if you’re homeless, we fully understand why you’d want to spend the night somewhere sheltered… and safe.

Kiddy car is for grown-ups

John Bitmead of Oxfordshire has spent £35k building a giant-sized kiddy-car. Crazy? Maybe.

Rustlers cowed by auto breakdown

When animals get too involved with cars, it rarely ends well. And so it is here, with our latest batch of auto-related mad...

Cars in the sky

Flying cars remain the stuff of science fiction. Reports are in, however, that one US company is close to marketing one fo...

Crazy parking caught on CCTV

Parking. We’ve all had those days, when we simply can’t get it right. No matter how we try, the car just won’t fit t...

Weird car news: A duck’s luck

When wild animals get involved with cars…well, you don’t expect that it’ll turn out well. But this quackers tale of ...

Vauxhall vs Ford: let battle begin

Since the days of the Anglia and the Cortina, Ford has enjoyed its place as the UK’s top-selling car brand. But now Vaux...

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