September 25, 2017

HONDA ANNOUNCES SPECIAL OFFERS ON JAZZ MODELS

Honda has announced special summer offers on the Honda Jazz. Customers will receive a £500 deposit contribution, whether they pay cash, or finance the car through one of Honda’s flexible finance packages, which include 3 Years 0% APR HP, 4 Years 4.9% APR PCP or Pay Half now and half in 18 months … [Read more...]

THE ALL-NEW MINI PACEMAN

The seventh member of the MINI family has arrived. Dubbed a Sports Activity Coupé, Paceman is a sportier interpretation of MINI’s Countryman crossover. The Paceman’s coupé-style stretched side profile features long doors, while blacked-out pillars create a ‘floating’ roof concept, as already seen … [Read more...]

NEW LEXUS IS REVEALED

By: Chris Walsh Twitter @cwalsh_uk The first official pictures of the all-new Lexus IS have been released and they reveal, what can only be described as, a fairly robust new design. Presumably, a slight reaction to the commonly accepted notion that the old Lexus IS may have been a little bit … [Read more...]

FORD CLAIMS DOUBLE SUCCESS IN THE 2013 BUSINESSCAR AWARDS

Ford has claimed double success in the 2013 BusinessCar Awards,  with Focus winning Car of the Year in its sector and S-MAX taking the MPV honours. The new Ford B-MAX was runner-up in the overall Car of the Year category. It is the seventh award in as many years for the Ford S-MAX, as … [Read more...]

FOOTBALL STAR SEES RED OVER CAR THEFT

Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes had his prized 4X4 stolen from his driveway yesterday as he defrosted the windscreen. The thieves pounced after the Old Trafford legend left the engine running on his Chevrolet Captiva Estate to melt the ice while he went back indoors*. Known as … [Read more...]

HONDA LANEWATCH™ BLIND SPOT DISPLAY WINS AWARD FROM GOOD HOUSEKEEPING

Honda's LaneWatch™ blind spot display has won a Good Housekeeping 2013 "Very Innovative Products" (VIP) Award, the only automotive product to earn this distinction for 2013 and one of only nine innovative new product winners overall. Debuting on the new 2013 Accord, the innovative Lane-Watch … [Read more...]

THE AUTONOMOUS CAR IS JUST AROUND THE CORNER…

Global supplier of automotive technology and  assistance systems, Bosch, have reported significant progress in the development of autonomous car technology. According to Gerhard Steiger, president of the Bosch Chassis Systems Control division: “Fully autonomous driving will come about one step … [Read more...]

STRONG SUNDAY BRINGS NAIAS XXV TO A CLOSE

The 2013 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) saw a strong finish today after a spectacular two week run filled with worldwide product reveals, industry news, and a welcome sense of optimism for those touched by the auto business. Today's attendance of 103,897 topped last year's final … [Read more...]

DRIVEN: MASERATI GRANTURISMO SPORT

By: Chris Walsh Twitter @cwalsh_uk Driving cars for a living can be a mixed bag. Most of the time, I get to pootle around in wheeled metallic boxes that really ought to be described as just that. Occasionally, when I’m really lucky, I actually get the chance to watch my life waste away in … [Read more...]

New BMW 4 Series Announced

By: Chris Walsh Twitter @cwalsh_uk Typically flowing proportions and an instantly recognisable silhouette define the initial shape of what is surely, soon to be announced, as the new BMW 4 Series. Shown here, is the BMW Concept 4 Series Coupe but one glance tells you all you needs know about … [Read more...]