Motoring: Car Reviews

7 July 2006

Medicines and Motoring might not mix

Few drivers who take over-the-counter medicines appreciate the affect they can have.While we all normally pay attention to major health problems that can affect our driving skills, we pay less ...

7 July 2006

Introducing the Phantom Black

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has hand built 25 Bespoke cars called Phantom Black. These special cars demonstrate the best in Rolls-Royce design, engineering and craftsmanship and emphasise the Phantom’s impressive performance ...

7 July 2006

Cars in tune with the charts

What do James Brown, Janis Joplin, The Prodigy, M People and cars have in common?The answer is some of the most memorable car advertising soundtracks according to a new poll. Citroën’s ...

7 July 2006

Personal Choice or Public Policy?

One in five car journeys do not need to be made by car – but local authorities are not doing enough to help motorists make greener, cleaner personal choices, according ...

7 July 2006

The New Nissan Murano GTC - Comfort and Speed

Crossover. In a multi-tasking age, everyone's at it. A phone is not just a phone, it's a camera, a PDA and an MP3 player. A computer isn't merely a glorified ...

4 July 2006

OFT ignored Used car buyers

Servicing and repairing cars generates £14bn every year, yet the OFT (Office of Fair Trading) continues to overlook the warranty restrictions being applied to the dealer dominated used car market.That’s ...

4 July 2006

Seat turns up the heat

SEAT is looking to send showroom temperatures soaring this July, with the launch of its unmissable ‘Turn Up The Heat This Summer’ campaign. A range of tempting offers across the ...

4 July 2006

Rolls Royce joins MTV to fight AIDS

Rolls-Royce has joined with MTV to raise $25,000 for the Staying Alive Foundation, a global organisation dedicated to preventing the spread of HIV and AIDS. Rolls-Royce provided a new Phantom ...

4 July 2006

Mitsubishi Outlander to debut in Paris

Mitsubishi Motors will use the 2006 Paris Motor Show in September to launch its all-new European SUV, the Outlander. Due to go on-sale spring 2007, the new mid-size 4x4 ...

4 July 2006

Read between the Lines

White lines are a familiar part of the road landscape, but they all do a different job. The information they are intended to impart varies, despite the fact to the ...

30 June 2006

The new Jaguar XKR

With the much-admired new XK already considered a future design classic, Jaguar’s creative team, led by Ian Callum, had a great starting point from which to produce the XKR. The ...

30 June 2006

New Modus for 2007

With the trend for car downsizing continuing unabated, Renault’s multi-award-winning Modus, the "small car with a big heart", has been given a fresh look for the 2007 model year and ...

30 June 2006

Honda Announces Civic 3 door in europe

A new 3-door Honda Civic breaks cover at the British International Motor Show in July. The Type S shares the same platform and overall dimensions as the 5-door Civic, but ...

30 June 2006

What's your Risk Index?

Cranfield University’s DriverMetrics Service could reduce the risk of road traffic AccidentsDriverMetrics unique Driver Risk Index (DRI), developed by academics at Cranfield University’s Driving Research Group to scientifically assess a ...

30 June 2006

UK roads no safer

The real stats show government road safety policy up a blind alleyFigures from Oxford University researchers show that, despite millions spent backing the 'kill your speed' policy, the UK's roads ...

28 June 2006

Hummer Debut at British International Motor Show

HUMMER will make its UK debut at the British International Motor Show at London’s ExCeL with a display featuring the legendary HUMMER H2 and the new, midsize, HUMMER H3 which ...

28 June 2006

Harley Party in Killarney

The beautiful town of Killarney in County Kerry, Ireland was the setting for the 15th annual Harley Owners Group (H.O.G.) rally from June 22 – 25. Over 10,000 people flocked ...

28 June 2006

A New Look for the BMW X3

BMW is pleased to announce the launch of a revised X3, featuring the most powerful diesel engine ever to power a production BMW in the UK. The revised X3 features ...

28 June 2006

Range Rover to Wow Goodwood

Land Rover is to take part in the Goodwood Festival of Speed for the first time in the 4x4 manufacturer's 59 year history and is set to make a big ...

28 June 2006

Mercedes-Benz CL - Masterpiece of Luxury

Stuttgart -- The international launch of the new CL-Class in autumn 2006 (UK arrival spring 2007) will be the culmination of a Mercedes-Benz coupé tradition going back over 50 years. ...

26 June 2006

Volvo's Answer to Summer Allergies

For the millions of UK allergy sufferers coping with another summer of streaming eyes and sudden sneezes, Volvo has the ultimate answer with its new Clean Zone Interior Package (CZIP) ...

26 June 2006

Land Rover Freelander 2

The all-new Land Rover Freelander 2 redefines the compact premium 4x4 class. New from the ground up, Freelander 2 delivers outstanding on-road performance as well as the class-leading off-road ability ...

24 June 2006

DVLA Staff Sacked For eMailing Porn

Fourteen staff at Britain's driver and vehicle licensing agency have been sacked and 101 disciplined after they swapped so many pornographic emails that it clogged up the organisation's mainframe computer.The ...

23 June 2006

Driving abroad

It is about this time of year we start to think about taking a holiday abroad. Driving in an unfamiliar country takes a bit of getting used to, even for ...

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