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  • January 17, 2018 - Jack Healy

    Plans released today by Heathrow could mean that the M25 will have to be moved into a tunnel to accommodate for a third runway. Consultation starts today on the new proposals, which, if approved, would see the motorway surrounding London moved 150 metres to the west and seven metres down… Read More

  • January 16, 2018 - Ted Welford

    Last year saw a record number of motorists purchasing personalised number plates – with nearly 375,000 registrations being sold by the DVLA. It has been labelled as ‘auto-vanity’ as the sale of private plates raised just over £110m in 2016-17, with 374,968 plates being registered – an increase of 12… Read More

  • January 15, 2018 - Ted Welford

    Mercedes has unveiled the new G-Class – its iconic off-roader that dates all the way back to 1979 – at the Detroit motor show 2018. The new model retains a similar look to the original, but has significantly enhanced the safety and dynamics of the iconic 4×4, as well as… Read More

  • January 12, 2018 - Ted Welford

    The new car market is vibrant at the moment – with models popping up everywhere as manufacturers hope to increase their sales in what is a challenging market. And now we’re into 2018, we’re even closer to some of the best new cars going on sale. Unsurprisingly, crossovers appear prominently,… Read More

  • January 11, 2018 - Ted Welford

    Experts have blamed the number of drivers using their smartphones as sat navs, and leaving them in their vehicles, for the rise in thefts from cars and vans. A series of Freedom of Information requests made by the RAC found that more than half of police forces recorded increases in… Read More

  • January 11, 2018 - James Ash

    Motorists are putting themselves at risk of heavy fines and license penalty points by breaking one of the most well-know driving rules. New data from Direct Line car insurance shows that half of the vehicles on UK motorways occupy the middle lane and 27 per cent drive in the outside lane…. Read More

  • January 9, 2018 - Ted Welford

    Kia has unveiled its plans for the future of mobility at CES 2018, aiming to have autonomous cars in cities by 2021 and 16 electric cars in its range by 2025. At the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, the South Korean manufacturer unveiled its plans as parts of… Read More

  • January 8, 2018 - Ted Welford

    Figures revealed last week show that 2017 was the best year ever for electric and plug-in hybrid vehicle registrations. The demand for 100 per cent electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids saw an increase of 27 per cent more cars being registered compared with 2016. Over 46,000 electrified vehicles were registered… Read More

  • January 5, 2018 - Ted Welford

    The best-selling cars of 2017 have been revealed, with the Ford Fiesta topping the charts. Figures released by the industry body – the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) –  show that 2017 was a disappointing year for new car registrations, with monthly declines reported year-on-year from the month… Read More

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