• January 30, 2017 - Phill Jones

    By Phill Jones, Managing Director at Last week, I went to the automotive retail equivalent of Disney World – the 2017 NADA Convention and Expo in New Orleans. The Brits call it “nada” and the Americans “N.A.D.A”, but either way we know that for the industry it’s – to… Read More

  • May 13, 2017 - James Ash

    Swashbuckling former England cricket captain Mike Gatting OBE is the latest sports star to secure a starting spot on the Celebrity Challenge Trophy Race grid at this summer’s Silverstone Classic (28-30 July). Remembered as a bold, brave and sometimes belligerent batsman, Gatting played in 79 test matches during a highly… Read More

  • March 4, 2013 - Sarah Lingard

    For car enthusiasts, motor shows offer a unique opportunity to mingle with other petrolheads and to sample the best that the motoring world has to offer. Motorsport at the Palace – 26th – 27th May, Crystal Palace Now in its fourth year, Motorsport at the Palace brings together the community… Read More

  • July 18, 2013 - James Pettipher

    World-famous female racing driver Sabine Schmitz is preparing to make her Silverstone Classic debut at this year’s festival, taking place 26-28 July. The first woman to taste victory in the Nurburgring 24 Hour race in 1996 and again in ’97, Schmitz, who will be well recognised by BBC Top Gear… Read More

  • September 13, 2013 - Stephen Jury

    Long seen as an admission of motoring on a budget, the new Hyundai i10, which arrives in showrooms early next year, has aimed its sights higher, and will take on the upmarket Volkswagen Up! city car. It's in with a good shot, too, with vastly improved design and interior quality… Read More

  • September 16, 2013 - Stephen Jury

    The was plenty of news latest week from the 2013 Frankfurt motorshow and we published a number of videos live from the show. See some of the higlights including Audi Concepts, Hyundai i10, Infiniti Q30 and Jaguar SUV. This Frankfurt Motorshow infographic brings you the best 10 cars from the 2013 event.  Please feel free… Read More

  • September 11, 2013 - Stephen Jury

    With sister brand Land Rover cleaning up in the premium SUV sector, it seems madness for Jaguar to try and compete. What they've created, though, is stunning. Jaguar's current design themes – the slanted headlights, dominant grille and tight rear end styling – translating well to a larger 4×4 shape…. Read More

  • September 11, 2013 - Stephen Jury

    Who said people carriers couldn't be desirable? The previous generation S-Max appealed to buyers who were bored of dull MPVs and the new generation increases the car's visual appeal even further. Its talents run more than skin-deep, though, with a range of high tech connectivity and entertainment kit expected when… Read More

  • September 11, 2013 - Stephen Jury

    With a focus on electric vehicles and creating new market niches in recent years, it was high-time Nissan updated its ageing X-Trail SUV. The new model showcases a much more style-led look, with the boxy utilitarianism of old replaced with a curvaceous aesthetic that cribs elements of the company's 2012… Read More

  • September 11, 2013 - Stephen Jury

    When is an estate car not one? When its boot is smaller than the hatchback version on which it's based. Confusing as the Skoda Rapid Spaceback may seem, it's being pitched as a roomier alternative to the regular Rapid, with an emphasis on passenger comfort over supreme load-lugging. While it… Read More

  • September 11, 2013 - Stephen Jury

    Audi used the Frankfurt motor show to unveil its visions of future supercars. First off is the stunning Sport Quattro Concept. Harking back to the iconic 80s model of the same name, the Concept uses RS5 underpinnings and mates a 4.0-litre petrol engine to a hybrid system for a maximum… Read More

  • September 11, 2013 - Stephen Jury

    The premium hatchback market has long been dominated by the familiar German marques, but now Infiniti is hoping to grab a piece of the pie with its new Q30.  Officially it's only a concept, but the Q30 hints at the styling cues of a forthcoming showroom model and is plenty… Read More

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