Thursday, 27 January 2022

EV wins vehicle of the year gong

EV wins vehicle of the year gong

THE Peugeot 208 has been with us since 2012 when it was launched at the Geneva Motor Show. This supermini soon became a favourite with ...

 

Vauxhall accelerates towards ‘Plug & Go’ future

Vauxhall accelerates towards ‘Plug & Go’ future

VAUXHALL has unveiled its new “Plug & Go” offering, available to buyers across its electric car and van range. Every Vauxhall electric ...

 

Suzuki’s medium SUV could prove a winner

Suzuki’s medium SUV could prove a winner

IF you are after a new car you could be forgiven for feeling frustrated at being told you will have to wait for its delivery because ...

 

Roadworks will be lifted for Christmas

Roadworks will be lifted for Christmas

MORE than 900 miles of roadworks are due to be completed in time for this year’s festive getaway, according to National Highways. This ...

 

Skoda SUV’s even more efficient

Skoda SUV’s even more efficient

JUST four years have passed since the Czech carmaker Škoda launched its popular Karoq sport utility vehicle into its family of SUVs. ...

 

Charging points to plug-in cars ratio falls by a third

Charging points to plug-in cars ratio falls by a third

THE number of available charging points for plug-in cars is failing to keep pace with the number of vehicles, it has emerged. Research ...

 

Kia’s biggest seller just keeps on getting better

Kia’s biggest seller just keeps on getting better

THE Kia Rio is one of those small cars that should attract new car buyers simply because with each new generation and/or upgrade it ...

 

Kent tops UK list of most car accidents

Kent tops UK list of most car accidents

THE UK’s top 10 most dangerous regions for drivers in terms of accident numbers have been revealed — but the good news is that ...

 

Fuel-saving tips to consider as petrol and diesel prices hit record high

Fuel-saving tips to consider as petrol and diesel prices hit record high

SOARING fuel costs have led the RAC to call on retailers to play fair with drivers and cut the price of a litre of petrol by 6p. ...

 

Nissan isn't resting on its laurels with the Leaf

Nissan isn't resting on its laurels with the Leaf

WITH the manufacture of electric vehicles hotting up around the world, Nissan could be forgiven for thinking, well, at least we have ...

 

Car insurance costs hit seven-year low

THE average cost of car insurance has fallen by almost £100 to its lowest level in seven years, according to price comparison website ...

 

Toyota perfects keeping it simple

Toyota perfects keeping it simple

THE triumph of Toyota is encapsulated in its 2021 model line-up, which shows a global carmaker having adapted well to the ...

 

Silverstone museum pulls through the pandemic

Silverstone museum pulls through the pandemic

THE Silverstone Interactive Museum has celebrated its second anniversary with a record number of visitors during half-term. The museum ...

 

‘Green’ Mazda2 shows petrol isn’t finished yet

‘Green’ Mazda2 shows petrol isn’t finished yet

JUST when you thought the internal combustion engine (ICE) was finished, the Japanese carmaker Mazda has popped up with a “green” ...

 

Plug-in Volvo’s ready to range far and wide

Plug-in Volvo’s ready to range far and wide

THE question I am asked more than any other about electric cars (EVs) concerns range anxiety. And not without good reason. My own ...

 

Motorcycling ‘good for mental health’

Motorcycling ‘good for mental health’

FORMER British Superbike champion Leon Haslam has spoken about the mental health benefits of motorcycling. The 38-year-old rider, who ...

 

Double cab pick-up’s built to go the distance

Double cab pick-up’s built to go the distance

THIS weeks drive, the all-new Isuzu D-Max pick-up, feels like it means business — and that is exactly its intention. Indeed, Isuzu ...

 

Discovery’s still a car for going anywhere in

Discovery’s still a car for going anywhere in

BIG cars — and they don’t come much larger than this week’s drive, the new Land Rover Discovery — are having to adapt to a rapidly ...

 

EV drivers can save on cost of charging

ELECTRIC vehicle drivers could save £92 million a year by switching to a dedicated EV energy tariff, according to comparison website ...

 

New Qashqai’s set to e-Power up

New Qashqai’s set to e-Power up

THE level of sophistication achieved by this week’s drive, the all-new Nissan Qashqai, shows that an already popular model can be ...

 

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