For decades electric cars were an environmentalists dream and the butt of plenty of jokes. Today though, plug-in cars are finally gaining the recognition they deserve and the momentum they need.
As January prepares to enter the final furlong we pick out the top stories making the headlines for the week of 19th-23rd January 2015. It’s Diesel Car’s weekend round up.
I always promised myself I’d never buy an MPV, taking the view that – perhaps misguidedly – they don’t offer anything that a decent estate car or SUV could deliver.
Last month, I took Diesel Car’s Clio to a classic Lotus Festival meeting at the Brands Hatch racing circuit in Kent and it didn’t feel out of place.
We wind the clock back 24 months for this week’s time tunnel – it’s January 2013 and this is the time tunnel.
When Rover’s 400 series arrived in 1990 it was a delicate cocktail – a heavy dash of Japanese design, a splash of French mechanicals, all bound together by some top-notch British build quality.
Question I have received a letter from the local Police advising me that I have been flashed by a traffic light camera. It was a weekend, and so my wife, son and daughter all drove the car, but none of…
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?
With the wintry weather fast approaching, and the car show season coming to an end, if you’ve got a car that you want to lay up for the winter months, this car cover from Richbrook is the perfect way of…
The famous guide to gastronomic delights needs no introduction, and is published by the same company that makes the black circular devices that keep your wheels going round. In the 2015 edition of the famous book, there’s 14 new entrants…