After another busy week in the world of diesel, here’s our round up of the week’s news, from Monday the 17th, through to Friday the 21st November 2014.
MINI – the BMW Group’s cult urban brand – will be the focus of attention in a temporary exhibition entitled “The MINI Story”.
With the annual threat of wet and windy winter weather already looming, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles is launching a new, free initiative that will help drivers stay safe, warm and mobile when the temperatures take a turn for the worse
Back in March I declared my excitement at the arrival of a Peugeot 2008 finished in Pearlescent White paint and sitting on snazzy ‘Eridan’ alloy wheels. The 2008 is one of the best models in the youngest line-up Peugeot has ever had.
Over six years on since the Fiat 500 first arrived in UK showrooms, the city car is as popular as it has ever been. Last year, almost 38,000 examples were shifted through the country’s dealers, and that’s all the more…
With that annual extravaganza of economy motoring, the MPG marathon, fast approaching, there’s no better time to revisit the basic principles involved, because without applying them you’ll never get the best economy out of your car.
Four years is a long time in the motor industry – it’s amazing how quickly things can change. For the time tunnel this week, we turn back the clock to November 2010.
It’s easy to get confused by the range of different four-wheel-drive and off-roading options on offer right now. Our resident expert, Doctor Diesel, takes a look at the different technology employed underneath today’s all-wheel-drive vehicles.
I have been stopped by the Police for driving with no insurance. I recently changed bank accounts using the switching scheme and the new bank didn’t set up all of the direct debits correctly as they should have done. Therefore the payment wasn’t made to my insurance company and they cancelled my insurance. They say they wrote to me at the time, but I didn’t receive the letter, otherwise I would have taken action. I wasn’t aware of the problem and the bank has confirmed to me in writing that it is their fault. Will I still be prosecuted for no insurance, seeing as it wasn’t my fault?
Q I’m only 20 and bought my first car earlier this year, a Vauxhall Corsa 1.3 CDTi. I was recently stopped by the Police because I forgot to put my lights on, and they also checked over my car. They…
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There’s no getting away from it, we are all getting older day by day. And as we get older, mobility can become more restricted and things that we took for granted take a bit longer to do. Getting in and…