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Peugeot 508 SW review – an estate car with boot-loads of style

Peugeot 508 SW review – an estate car with boot-loads of style

I’m a sucker for an estate car – always have been – and I can’t think of a car that hasn’t been improved by the addition of a station wagon-style back end. The Peugeot 508 is no exception. In fastback form it is one of the most stylish and attractive models in its class and […]

Car Review
Dozens of drivers caught speeding more than 10 times in four years

Dozens of drivers caught speeding more than 10 times in four years

Dozens of British drivers have been caught breaking the speed limit at least 10 times in the last four years, according to official figures. While nearly 250,000 motorists have multiple speeding convictions, 38 have been caught more than 10 times, with one driver clocked breaking the limit a staggering 25 times in just four years. […]

Car News
Quarter of drivers back more motorway tolls as M6 charges increase

Quarter of drivers back more motorway tolls as M6 charges increase

One in four British drivers would welcome tolls on the country’s motorways if it improved road conditions, according to new research. The study into attitudes towards road charging comes ahead of increases to costs on Britain’s only privately funded motorway – the M6 Toll. From July, rates for cars, vans and lorries will go up […]

Car News
Subaru Forester review – leftfield SUV still going its own way

Subaru Forester review – leftfield SUV still going its own way

With a new Subaru Forester due in the UK late 2019 you could forgive the Japanese all-wheel drive specialists for running down the clock and shifting focus onto other models like the XV compact crossover, or the Outback estate. But the Forester SUV is still a key part of Subaru’s lifestyle-focused UK line-up and, instead, […]

Car Review
Electrified taxi firm launches new delivery van with 80-mile EV range

Electrified taxi firm launches new delivery van with 80-mile EV range

The company behind the electrified London taxi has revealed a new eco-friendly van that is say will transform inner city deliveries. Based on the same platform and hybrid drivetrain as the LEVC TX cab, the new LCV van is designed for businesses operating in low-emissions zones which also need access to out-of-town distribution centres. Diesel […]

Car News
I thought the glamour of the Monaco Grand Prix would reignite my love for Formula 1 – I was wrong

I thought the glamour of the Monaco Grand Prix would reignite my love for Formula 1 – I was wrong

It’s come to something when one of Formula 1’s leading lights says he’s falling out of love with the sport because drivers “all sound like lawyers” and aren’t allowed to say what they think. But I know what Sebastian Vettel meant in the wake of his controversial penalty at the Canadian Grand Prix. Once a […]

Car Feature
Supermarkets slash fuel prices again, with up to 4p off a litre

Supermarkets slash fuel prices again, with up to 4p off a litre

The UK’s big four supermarkets have cut up to 4p per litre from the price of fuel in the latest round of a price war sparked by the fall in wholesale costs. Asda, Morrisons, Sainsbury’s and Tesco all announced over the weekend that they were making further cuts to their forecourt prices after an initial […]

Car News
Where is the Top Gear track? Filming location for test circuit – and if you can drive it

Where is the Top Gear track? Filming location for test circuit – and if you can drive it

The latest series of Top Gear will see Paddy McGuinness, Chris Harris and Freddie Flintoff embark on a new automobile adventure. Along the way, the trio will return home where they will use the Top Gear test track to push a number of vehicles to their limits. But where is the iconic test track? Here’s […]

BBC
Motorists are complaining a new £10m cycle highway is causing ‘traffic chaos’ on the roads and is barely being used

Motorists are complaining a new £10m cycle highway is causing ‘traffic chaos’ on the roads and is barely being used

Motorists are complaining that a new 2.5 mile cycle highway is causing “traffic chaos” on the roads after a cash-strapped council spent nearly £10m on it. Drivers in Birmingham said the new cycle lane, which has been placed along a major commuter route, is as wide as a bus lane and has made journey times […]

Birmingham
‘Hugs and nice bits’ on Top Gear? It’s far too late for that

‘Hugs and nice bits’ on Top Gear? It’s far too late for that

Gentlemen, stall your engines. Top Gear returns to BBC2 on Sunday for its 27th run, just three months after the last. Following the second major overhaul of its presenting line-up in only four years it seems the programme will never recapture the chemistry nor the massive audience of its supposed heyday, when it was hosted […]

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