Friday, 20 July 2018

Vauxhall’s star has global reach

Vauxhall’s star has global reach

A WELCOME aspect of attending the biggest annual flower show in the world last week was the recognition that gardening can “improve ...

 

SUV’s a flag-bearer for better safety standards

SUV’s a flag-bearer for better safety standards

I AM not much of a flag waver myself and yet the tiny flutter of a flag on the new Volvo XC40 caught my eye and spoke volumes. The ...

 

‘Gold standard’ racer has its diamond anniversary

‘Gold standard’ racer has its diamond anniversary

ITALIAN car maker Maserati is celebrating the 60th anniversary of its fabulous Fifties racing car, the Eldorado. Though an exotic ...

 

Holiday drivers urged to watch alcohol limits

A ROAD safety organisation has warned holiday drivers to watch out for the lower drink-drive limits in force across Europe this summer....

 

SUV’s flowered into an even bigger beast

SUV’s flowered into an even bigger beast

ABOUT this time of year land around Snowshill in the north of the Cotswolds is tinted with the unmistakable hue of lavender fields in ...

 

Convertible’s hi-tech from the top down

Convertible’s hi-tech from the top down

STOP the World — I Want to Get Off is the brilliant title of a Leslie Bricusse-Antony Newley musical from the Sixties. It is a ...

 

Grown-up Cactus is less spiky, more sophisticated

Grown-up Cactus is less spiky, more sophisticated

THAT cheeky chappie of not so long ago, the Citroën Cactus C4, which so made everyone sit up and take notice at its inaugural outing ...

 

Special edition offers big car luxury

Special edition offers big car luxury

THERE has to be a good reason for a limited edition of any model and Mazda saw the launch of the Mazda3 Sport Black special edition ...

 

‘Safe Car Wash’ app aims to help tackle scourge of modern slavery

‘Safe Car Wash’ app aims to help tackle scourge of modern slavery

THE automotive industry’s leading car wash trade body has called on the government to do more to combat the scourge of modern slavery. ...

 

Motorcycle retailers pinning their hopes on sunshine days

Motorcycle retailers pinning their hopes on sunshine days

MOTORCYCLE retailers are hoping the sunny weather will boost sales after the prolonged winter led to a dip in April. Stephen Latham, ...

 

Drivers risk breaching new MOT rules

RESEARCH by leading breakdown cover provider Green Flag reveals that a whopping 58 per cent of drivers are unaware of the MOT changes ...

 

Juke’s worth taking out of box

Juke’s worth taking out of box

THE other Nissan I have been driving this month — following on from my review of the game-changing all-new Micra in last week’s ...

 

‘Sound’ approach shows all-new Micra’s a winner

‘Sound’ approach shows all-new Micra’s a winner

THE elephant in the room, or more correctly in this instance, the elephant in the car is whether or not the specification includes a ...

 

Gallic SUV’s accent is on style and comfort

Gallic SUV’s accent is on style and comfort

AS it will continue to do throughout the coming holiday months of summer, the Bretagne, pride of Brittany Ferries’ cross-channel ...

 

Shades of grey show new Octavia means business

Shades of grey show new Octavia means business

THERE was a time when things were simple — they were black and white with no in-between. Indeed, in recent years that barometer of ...

 

School’s hosting third classic car show and teaming up with boat show

School’s hosting third classic car show and teaming up with boat show

PANGBOURNE College will host its third annual classic car show on Saturday, June 2, from 10am to 4pm. The show has been immensely ...

 

Road closures in a rally good cause

Road closures in a rally good cause

CLOSED public roads in Britain will be used to host world championship motor sport for the very first time this October in north Wales....

 

Land Rover’s three score and 10

Land Rover’s three score and 10

LAND Rover made good use this week of the modern digital age by marking its 70th anniversary with a perfectly timed global broadcast ...

 

Supercars are revving up for day out at Stonor Park

Supercars are revving up for day out at Stonor Park

A FLEET of supercars will be on display at Stonor Park later this month. They will be parked on the front lawn of the Grade I listed ...

 

Suzuki’s ‘medium-sized’ SUV leads from the front

Suzuki’s ‘medium-sized’ SUV leads from the front

PROGRESS is of course relative and nowhere more so than in the world of cars. When the digital age throws up yet more bureaucracy for ...

 

POLL: Have your say

Looking for a job?

Chef

Location GORING ON THAMES

CHEF 18 months FTC Flint House, Goring-on-Thames The Police Rehabilitation Centre, a charity for the rehabilitation of ...

 

Trainee Accountant

Location Pangbourne

Trainee Accountant Trainee Accountant within a Professional Accounting Practice required. Role: Trainee Accountant ...

 

Office Administrator

Location Henley on Thames

Office Administrator Required to assist Solicitors in central Henley Duties to include; external and internal post ...