News: Cars

Diesel owners could save £380 a year by sticking with their cars

Monday  16:44,   13 november 2017
Auto Express

Motorists are being urged not to swap their diesel cars for petrol models , with experts saying drivers could be better off to the tune of £380 a year if they stick with diesel.The latest new car sales figures revealed consumers have been put off[...]

All-electric Vespa Elettrica glides towards 2018 launch

Monday  16:44,   13 november 2017
Auto Express

The Piaggio Group will be delivering the Vespa Elettrica in 2018. The Piaggio Group, which manufactures Vespas, will be delivering the electronic version of its iconic scooter called the Vespa Elettrica, in[...]

Diesel owners could save £380 a year by sticking with their cars

Monday  16:44,   13 november 2017
Auto Express

Motorists are being urged not to swap their diesel cars for petrol models , with experts saying drivers could be better off to the tune of £380 a year if they stick with diesel.The latest new car sales figures revealed consumers have been put off[...]

All-electric Vespa Elettrica glides towards 2018 launch

Monday  16:44,   13 november 2017
Auto Express

The Piaggio Group will be delivering the Vespa Elettrica in 2018. The Piaggio Group, which manufactures Vespas, will be delivering the electronic version of its iconic scooter called the Vespa Elettrica, in[...]

All-electric Vespa Elettrica glides towards 2018 launch

Monday  16:43,   13 november 2017
Auto Express

The Piaggio Group will be delivering the Vespa Elettrica in 2018. The Piaggio Group, which manufactures Vespas, will be delivering the electronic version of its iconic scooter called the Vespa Elettrica, in[...]

All-electric Vespa Elettrica glides towards 2018 launch

Monday  16:43,   13 november 2017
Auto Express

The Piaggio Group will be delivering the Vespa Elettrica in 2018. The Piaggio Group, which manufactures Vespas, will be delivering the electronic version of its iconic scooter called the Vespa Elettrica, in[...]

All-electric Vespa Elettrica glides towards 2018 launch

Monday  16:43,   13 november 2017
Auto Express

The Piaggio Group will be delivering the Vespa Elettrica in 2018. The Piaggio Group, which manufactures Vespas, will be delivering the electronic version of its iconic scooter called the Vespa Elettrica, in[...]

Government plans diesel car tax rise in 2017 Autumn Budget

Monday  16:33,   13 november 2017
Auto Express

The forthcoming Autumn Budget will see buyers of new diesel cars hit by tax rises, according to the Financial Times. The paper reports that Government aids have said the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, sees increased levies on[...]

2018 Bentley Continental GT makes UK debut

Monday  16:25,   13 november 2017
Motoring Research

Hot new Bentley makes glitzy reveal at London dealership Customers, journalists and VIPs descended on the Jack Barclay showroom in Mayfair to get their first glimpse of the 2018 Bentley Continental GT on UK soil. Designed and engineered at[...]

2018 Bentley Continental GT makes UK debut

Monday  16:20,   13 november 2017
Motoring Research

Hot new Bentley makes glitzy reveal at London dealership Customers, journalists and VIPs descended on the Jack Barclay showroom in Mayfair to get their first glimpse of the 2018 Bentley Continental GT on UK soil. Designed and engineered at[...]

Drivers want motorway pubs banned

Monday  16:15,   13 november 2017
Auto Express

Motorway pubs would seem to provide anything but a welcome break , with drivers saying they’re the one thing they’d most like to see banned from the UK’s 2,000-mile motorway network.Instead, motorists would rather find a big-name supermarket such as [...]

Mystery problem takes Kia Sportage off road for weeks

Monday  16:02,   13 november 2017
Car Buyer

Firm finally steps in to replace Sportage after it spends longer in dealer than on road The first few months of owning a new car are often the best because you’re getting to know all about your vehicle. But you can’t do that when it ends up with the [...]

Eight cars get five stars for safety in latest tests

Monday  15:48,   13 november 2017
Motoring Research

Volvo XC60 is the best of the bunch – and in the running for the title of 2017's safest new car UK research experts Thatcham Research, which carries out a lot of testing for Euro NCAP, said the Volvo had “aced” the ever-tougher test[...]

Uber vs London cab vs Sat Nav: which is best?

Monday  15:44,   13 november 2017
Autocar

Can an expert cabbie’s intimate knowledge of London’s streets outwit a less-qualified Uber driver or a state-of-the-art sat-nav system? We put them to the testIt’s well known that to be allowed to drive a London taxi, a cabbie must do the Knowledge, [...]

Should a true car enthusiast like all cars?

Monday  15:09,   13 november 2017
Autocar

We discuss what it means to be a car enthusiast and whether one has to like everything to do with the automobileI’ve had a go and it hasn’t really worked. I’m fond of meat but I don’t like liver. I love the south coast but can take or leave[...]