Motoring

7 October 2011

Squeezed Car Owners Adopt Scrimp-And-Sell Tactics

New evidence suggests that car owners are increasingly scrimping on servicing and repairs in the run-up to their vehicle being sold, a national used car retailer reports. ACF Car Finance says ...
5 October 2011

Motorists Change Driving Patterns As Fuel Prices Rise

Leading vehicle auction company, British Car Auctions (BCA) has released new data that suggests rising fuel cost is the most significant factor affecting the driving habits of UK motorists. The data ...
5 October 2011

Women hate buying cars

Buying shoes and a new dress has become second nature to us, but ask us to buy a motor and we come out in a cold sweat. According to a new ...
30 September 2011

Hyundai Light Up Piccadilly Circus

On Thursday 29th September, Hyundai Motor Company officially took over one of the most iconic advertising spaces in the world, when its newly updated LED billboard went live in Piccadilly ...

30 September 2011

Mini Launches 2012 Limited Edition Models

Mini, official partner of Team GB and ParalympicsGB, has unveiled its new London 2012 special, limited edition models to celebrate the monumental London 2012 Olympic Games. There will be just 2,012 ...

22 September 2011

Hyundai Launches New Generation i30

Hyundai has unveiled its new generation i30 at the Frankfurt International Motor Show 2011, a vehicle the company expects will build on the success of the original model thanks to ...

19 September 2011

Hyundai Show Off iX35 FCEV In London

Hyundai has shown off the ix35 Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle (FCEV) at the EcoVelocity, the low-carbon motor festival at London’s Battersea Power Station. EcoVelocity visitors can be among the first in ...

16 September 2011

Kia Europe Chief Operating Officer gets Eurostar award

Kia Europe COO receives Automotive News Europe "Eurostar" award Kia Motors Europe Chief Operating Officer, Paul Philpott, has been awarded a coveted ANE Eurostar award by leading motor industry publication, Automotive ...

16 September 2011

Proof Dad knows best with motoring advice

One in four people claim Dad knows best when it comes to motoring advice   23% of motorists turn to their Dads for everyday motoring advice One in six rely on their Dads ...

14 September 2011

Jaguar Unveil C-X16

Jaguar have revealed its vision for a 21st century Jaguar sports car -the new C-X16 production concept at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The car's unveiling also coincides with the 50th ...

26 August 2011

Hot weather affects driving skills

Hot weather may make us feel happy, but it somehow affects our motoring skills. New research by Kia Motors shows that over a third have had an accident during the ...
25 August 2011

How not to reduce your engine's efficiency

Driving with the aircon on when at low speeds means that you could be reducing your engine's efficiency by up to 20 per cent. This means that your fuel bills ...
23 August 2011

Vauxhall Motors Teams Up With James Small

James Small Menswear gets hot & wet with new fashion film ‘Wash’ starring Jaime Winstone and the new Vauxhall Astra GTC - the film has been directed by Konstantinos Menelaou ...

19 August 2011

Britain's Drivers Fear Lady Gaga Behind The Wheel

A history of high speed crashes, all night partying and impractical footwear has meant celebrities don’t have the best reputation behind the wheel. But which celebrity would British drivers feel ...
18 August 2011

UK Motorists Are Driven To Distraction

A Ford survey of British motorists reveals a lack of confidence behind the wheel. While women believe themselves to be the safest drivers, many male and female motorists confess to potentially ...

16 August 2011

Women are Still Intimidated by the Car Buying Process

Whilst almost half the driving population in the UK are women, according to new study commissioned by Quicks over 50 per cent of female motorists said they are more likely ...

9 August 2011

Sat navs spell the end of maps but a rise in anger

Traditional maps are being shunned for the technological sat navs, but these are causing arguments whilst in the car. Growing numbers of British motorists rely on the sat nav to ...
4 August 2011

Mistakes lead the way when driving abroad

Almost three in five Brits that have driven while on holiday abroad admit that they have made mistakes on foreign roads. Are you one of them?Getting lost tops the list ...
3 August 2011

Hyundai Reign At The Auto Express 2011 Awards

Hyundai products have reigned supreme at the prestigious Auto Express 2011 New Car awards with the i10 winning Best City Car for the second consecutive year and the ix20 scooping ...

3 August 2011

What's your car called?

Whether it's your first or your fifth, the chances are that you have given your car a pet name. Inspired by your favourite celebrity or simply based on the initial ...
29 July 2011

Jessica Ennis offers efficiency tips for motorists

Jessica Ennis offers her own simple tips that every driver can follow to start benefiting from lower carbon and lower cost journeys. The World Champion is backing a major initiative ...
21 July 2011

Slow drivers are the most annoying thing on the road

Slow drivers are the most annoying thing on the road, according to new research. Sixty per cent of motorists experience an increase in stress levels and a heightened irritability when faced ...
11 July 2011

The Peel P50 Drives Up The Top Gear Rankings

The Peel P50 Drives Up The Top Gear Rankings Remember when Jeremy Clarkson gave us a laugh on telly’s Top Gear, driving the world’s tiniest production car, the quirky British hand-built ...
27 June 2011

Which? Magazine names Hyundai as 'Best Car Manufacturer'

- Hyundai wins prestigious award from consumer magazine Which?- Brand praised for its fuel efficient and affordable i20 and i30 models and its five year, fully transferable, unlimited mileage warranty- ...