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NEC Classic Motor Show 2018…

The NEC Classic Motor Show is a huge event again this year showcasing more than 2,500 iconic classic cars and motorbikes. Among these are...

Innovative NV300 Concept-van highlights versatility of Nissan vans for bespoke conversions

BRUSSELS, Belgium (January 18, 2019) – Nissan has created an all-new NV300 Concept-van to highlight the versatility of Nissan commercial vehicles for bespoke conversions of...

Wrc – Rallye Monte-Carlo- Preview…

The FIA World Rally Championship roars back into action next week with the oldest and most famous event of them all, Rallye Monte-Carlo (24-27...

Abarth UK Deliver Best Ever Sales Result in 2018…

Abarth recorded their best ever sales results for the UK market in 2018, as shown in today's new car registration figures. 2018 saw a 26.8...

Range Rover Velar Among Finalists For Two World Car Awards…

The Range Rover Velar has been shortlisted for two prizes at the 2018 World Car Awards. Land Rover’s luxury SUV has been named among...

Vmax can optionally be increased from 250 to 260 km/h…

Wolfsburg (Germany) – The latest evolution of a true motoring icon – the Golf GTI – has arrived: the Golf GTI TCR1. This 213...

SsangYong Rexton Named ‘Best Value 4X4 2019’ In 4X4 Magazine 4X4...

Hard on the heels of winning the ‘Best Value’ award for its Musso pick-up truck, SsangYong has collected yet another ‘best value’ award -...

Dacia opens 150 million new dealerships across the UK…

Dacia has opened 150 million* dealerships in the UK, as it launches Dacia Buy Online at www.dacia.co.uk  From the touch of a button Dacia customers...

Citroen Total Wrt Launches Its 2019 Season…

Citroën Total World Rally Team unveiled the new colours of its C3 WRCs at the weekend, as the 2019 WRC season was officially launched...

Toyota Yaris Delivers Extra Style And Sporting Appeal With New Y20...

The style choice is street-smart or sporting for two new additions to the Toyota Yaris line-up for 2019. The new Y20 celebrates the supermini’s...

Dua Lipa Joins Jaguar For Ground-Breaking Music And Technology Collaboration…

‘The PACE: Season One’ kicks off on 3 September with an exclusive gig by music artist Dua Lipa to celebrate Jaguar’s popular SUV modelsExclusive...

Gran Turismo…

In 1977, the Porsche 928 came onto the market with a bang. A Gran Turismo with a futuristic yet timeless design. This touring sports...

Fiat 124 Spider Named Best Convertible…

The Fiat 124 Spider has been named Best Convertible by contracthireandleasing.com in their annual Car of the Year Awards. A panel of judges, comprising of...

The new BMW 7 Series…

 New engine line-up comprises petrol and diesel engines using six, eight and 12 cylinders. Petrol electric hybrid offers extended electric-only range of up to...

Daihatsu to Launch All-New ARUZ Compact SUV in Malaysia…

Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. (hereinafter “Daihatsu”) announced today that Perodua, an automobileproduction and sales joint venture located in Selangor, Malaysia, will launch the ARUZ...

Rally Rewind:Monte Carlo 2018…

ICE, SNOW, HEAVY RAIN AND SUNSHINE – THE 2018 RALLYE MONTE-CARLO THREW EVERYTHING AT THE DRIVERS, BUT MONTE MASTER SÉBASTIEN OGIER KEPT HIS NERVE...

Open points are Fair Game as Subaru invites prospect dealers to...

Subaru UK is pleased to invite all prospective franchisees to The Game Fair at Ragley Hall, Warwickshire on 27th 28th and 29th July 2018 to discover more...

Be the first to get the 2019 YZF-R1M: the online application...

The Yamaha YZF-R1M online application system is now open, reserve the 2019 model of this exclusive and limited edition track and race bike. Inspired by...

X-Raid Team To Race Mini John Cooper Works Rally& Mini John...

Two different JCW drive concepts, the all-wheel drive on the MINI John Cooper Works Rally and rear-wheel drive on the MINI John Cooper Works...

Olympic champion Jan Frodeno and Head of Aerodynamics Dr Teddy Woll....

Sindelfingen. Those who know Ironman Jan Frodeno describe him as a perfectionist who looks for the tiniest technical advantage that could save him time....

World premiere of new crossover: ŠKODA expands its SUV family…

Mladá Boleslav, 16 January 2019 – ŠKODA’s SUV offensive is continuing apace. With the new crossover, the Czech brand is presenting another new model...

Mopar-modified 2020 Jeep Gladiator Rubicon on display highlights open-air personalization of...

The Jeep®, Mopar and Ram Brands will showcase a variety of new models - including the new 2019 Ram Heavy Duty, the all-new Jeep...

Christmas Eve emergency response team has gifts all wrapped up…

We've all been there. The carrot is out for Rudolph and you're ready to 'help' Santa finish his glass of sherry, the fire's roaring,...

Mitsubishi Motors Creates A New Sales and Marketing Operation İn Europe…

To support and assist with Mitsubishi Motors’ renewed sales ambitions in Europe, Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) has set-up a new Sales and Marketing organization...

Lamborghini sets records on social media in 2018 – We’ve found...

Sant’Agata Bolognese, 8 January 2019  – Automobili Lamborghini concluded 2018 with exponential growth of its fan base on social media channels. Published content attracted more...

One-off Volkswagen Amarok AT35 is being used as a support vehicle...

A one-off Volkswagen Amarok designed exclusively for life in the Arctic Circle has been revealed with a raised ride height, huge all-terrain tyres –...

Setting an evenly distributed interior temperature of 21.5 °C is the...

Martorell, 03/01/2019. – As the UK enters a cold snap, SEAT has drawn up its advice and recommendations for greater comfort and safety when driving...

Two-seat cabin with perfectly driver-focused cockpit inspired by the feel and...

The all-new Toyota GR Supra, the fifth generation of Toyota’s legendary sports car and the first global GR model to be produced by Toyota...

BMW Group remains world’s leading premium automotive company in 2018…

Munich. The BMW Group has achieved its eighth consecutive annual sales record with a total of 2,490,664 (+1.1%) BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce delivered around the...

Mercedes-Benz’s commitment to fashion: Ten years of encouraging up-and-coming international designers

Anniversary marked by new name and even more support: "Mercedes-Benz International Designer Exchange Program" becomes "Mercedes-Benz Fashion Talents". Stuttgart. It was back in 2009 that...

Awards for Audi since January 2018…

All awards at a glance: “What Car”: Audi TT voted “Best Coupé” for 16th time; Audi A4 winner in the “Executive Cars” category; Audi...

On Iİnternational Women’s Day,The Fia launches« The Girls On Track-Karting Challenge...

Geneva, March 7th 2018 – During the Geneva Motorshow, the FIA presented its new programme : “The European Young Women Programme”, in the presence of Jean Todt,...

Testing condenses a full 10 years’ use as “Robutt” sits, bounces...

COLOGNE, Germany, Jan. 8, 2019 – Joining a gym, taking an exercise class or breaking out the running kit are high on many people’s list...

Bridgestone Achieves Best Oem Results İn 2018…

In 2018, Bridgestone, the world’s largest tyre and rubber company, was chosen to provide over 120 new original equipment fitments in EMEA. This represents...

Impressive performance credentials combined with efficiency…

FLYING SPUR V8 A CHARACTERFUL ENTRANCE TO THE FLYING SPUR RANGE The Flying Spur V8 provides remarkable acceleration, responsive agility, and the athletic contemporary styling cues...

Lamborghini Squadra Corse launches the Kart Drivers Program…

Lamborghini Squadra Corse has announced the Kart Drivers Program, an initiative investing in the GT champions of the future that further broadens its programs...

SEAT survey of 2,000 drivers reveals UK’s top songs to feel...

Milton Keynes, 08/01/19 – Classic songs provide more of a mood-boost for drivers than modern day hits, according to a nationwide survey by car manufacturer, SEAT...

Ralph Wangemann Will Become Managing Director Personnel and Labour Director at...

Rüsselsheim.  The Supervisory Board of Opel Automobile GmbH has appointed Ralph Wangemann (48) as new Managing Director Personnel and Labour Director. The lawyer will...

Audi Nines presented by Falken: Premium brand supports new winter sports...

Audi’s backing for youth-oriented winter sports continues. The premium brand is the title sponsor of an all-new competition format taking place from 9 to...

Toyota Takes Best Manufacturer Title and ‘Most Improved’ Award For Land...

Toyota has been named best manufacturer and Land Cruiser has won the “most improved” honour in the 4×4 Awards, presented by 4×4 magazine. Announced today, the awards...

Paccar Displays Innovative Electric And Hydrogen Fuel Cell Trucks at CES...

PACCAR is participating in the CES 2019 show in Las Vegas, Nevada during the week of January 7. CES is one of the world’s...

Robin Haase enters Next Gen Lions Tennis PEUGEOT sponsorplan in the...

Fri, 11/01/2019 - 15:30 Top tennis player Robin Haase joins the Next Gen Lions tennis sponsor plan of PEUGEOT Netherlands. The 31-year-old Haase is the...

“It’s a dance”: how Alessandro Zanardi’s driver changes will work at...

BMW works driver and brand ambassador Alessandro Zanardi’s (ITA) start in the BMW M8 GTE at the 24 Hours of Daytona (USA) in two...

Lexus Showcases Its New Rc Coupe In Paris…

The new Lexus RC coupe has made its first public appearance at a pop-up culinary event in Paris, ahead of its official world premiere...

Spectacular Airbus transport with a Mercedes-Benz Actros 4163 SLT heavy-haulage tractor...

Germany by night with a low-flying Airbus A 320 and a heavy-haulage Actros SLT tractor unit from Mercedes-Benz – this spectacular heavy-haulage operation took...

System enables smoother EV charging experience with autonomous feature…

Kia Motors Corporation and Hyundai Motor Company have unveiled a video featuring the concept of an electric vehicle wireless charging system, with a new...

Blockchain: the key technology of tomorrow…

The potential uses of Blockchain technology are very diverse, from services such as cashless payment and car parks, to seamless delivery chain tracking, to...

Mazda to unveil three models in Geneva…

Mazda returns to shores of Lake Geneva next month for the 87th Geneva International Motor Show with the European debut of the all-new Mazda CX-5...

New Panda Waze 4X4 launched with exclusive offer to mark the...

Fiat Panda Cross starts from £16,465 OTR The Fiat Panda Cross has once again topped the Crossover category in this year's 4x4 Magazine ‘4x4 of...

Concludes a landmark year for Lotus in 2018…

LOTUS RECORDS STRONGEST RETAIL YEAR SINCE 2011 Lotus Cars has posted its strongest sales results in seven years with 1,630 cars sold worldwide in 2018. Concluding...

Vantage GTE just misses out on third successive GTE Pro front...

Saturday 17 November, Shanghai: The new Aston Martin Racing Vantage GTE will start the 6 Hours of Shanghai, the fifth round of the FIA...

Bentley’s first showroom in Hungary…

(Crewe/Budapest, 05th December, 2018) Bentley Motors celebrates the official opening of its latest retailer in the heart of Europe, Bentley Budapest. This is the first Bentley...

Offical Partner Of The Fia World Rally Championship…

Michelin's strong commitment to motor sport necessitates the development of innovative technologies and competitive tires. Tire life, safety, energy efficiency and the notion of...

Ferrari Racing Days Press Release…

Hockenheim 1 September – The sun shone on the final day of Ferrari Racing Days at the Hockenheim Circuit where the crowds numbered over 5,000....

McLaren Automotive announces record global sales…

7 Jan 2019 Global sales of 4,806 cars in 2018, up 43.9% compared to 2017 North America continues to be largest market plus 49.2% year-on-year UK...

British in every way – True to TVR’s DNA and heritage…

When settling on the specification for the all-new TVR we had certain essential criteria in mind. The new car had to be: British in every...

WRC Geared up for 2019 launch…

THE 2019 FIA WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP ROARS INTO LIFE THIS WEEKEND AS THE BIG NAMES GATHER IN BIRMINGHAM FOR THE SEASON’S SUPER SATURDAY (12...

710 hp, V8-engined Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk takes on iconic poster...

jeep has put its fastest ever SUV, the V8-engined Grand Cherokee Trackhawk, to the ultimate test in straight-line speed - a Top Trumps inspired...

The Nissan LEAF is the highest selling electric vehicle (EV) in...

PARIS, France – Nissan has confirmed the evolution of the highly successful LEAF electric vehicle (EV) by announcing two versions of the LEAF 3.ZERO. This...

Four stations at which the driver can assemble the car…

Jan 10, 2019 Dresden – Customers can now get a much closer look at their e-Golf during production. In the Transport Factory, you can accompany your...

New Scania generation slashes fuel bill…

Swedish haulier Skaraslättens Åkeri has reduced its fleet’s annual fuel bill by nearly EUR 10,000 per truck since it traded in the R 580...

The only one around…

Norfolk Island is located 1,400 kilometres east of Australia. Its 35 km² area was created by volcanic processes, and today is home to 1,800...

Audi closes 2018 with around 1,812,500 automobiles sold…

Audi delivered around 1,812,500 automobiles to customers worldwide in 2018, 3.5 percent less than a year ago. In Europe, sales fell 13.6 percent in...

Digital Artist’s Surreal Twist On New Jaguar E-Pace Suv…

21 SEPTEMBER 2017 Inspired by the car’s playful character, digital artist Chris Labrooy puts the Jaguar E-PACE into a series of 'warped reality' pictures to...

Jamie Oliver Spices up London’s Brick Lane in The New Range...

Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver became one of the first people to drive the new Range Rover Evoque, visiting some of his favourite London foodie...

Honda Announces New HR-V Sport with 1.5 VTEC Turbo Engine…

Honda has revealed details of the new HR-V Sport, a specific grade for the revised 2019 model equipped with the 1.5-litre VTEC TURBO petrol...

Suzuki Company United Kingdom New Year News…

NEW YEAR NEWS Suzuki GB PLC is pleased to announce another very strong year for sales in the UK which reached 38,519 units in 2018...

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing SA’s Al Attiyah/Baumel takes the lead in Peru…

2nd on Stage 3 for Al Attiyah / Baumel  7th on Stage 3 for Ten Brinke / Panseri  Al Attiyah / Baumel take over lead of Dakar 2019  Disappointment...

1,111,111th Opel Insignia Delivered to New Customer…

Opel sales and marketing boss, Xavier Duchemin hands over milestone-setting Insignia Sports Tourer to IDE managing director, Thomas Breser Second generation of Insignia flagship continues...

Noise-Cancelling Kennel Could Help Make Sure Your Dog Has a Happy...

New Year’s Eve. Faces lit up with joy as the countdown to midnight begins and the skies are illuminated by fireworks. But the soundtrack...

Hyundai Walking Car Concept is the future of first responder industry…

8 January 2019 - Any first responder will tell you that the first 72 hours following a natural disaster are the most crucial to saving lives. Any...

Take Care of Your Vauxhall From Just £19 Per Month…

Wed, 09/01/2019 - 14:00 Three years’ servicing and roadside assistance cover plus first MOT included Luton – For new or nearly new cars, Vauxhall Care provides you...

DS Automobiles Draws The Future of Automobile Purchase…

Thu, 10/01/2019 - 16:00 As of January 10, 2019, DS Automobiles is offering a new online experience to order the Limited Edition DS 3 CROSSBACK...

Citroen is Celebrating its Centenary With An International Package Rolled Out...

Wed, 09/01/2019 - 18:15 Even though 2019 has only just started, Citroën has already spent many months preparing behind the scenes for this year. And...

The one-millionth PEUGEOT 2008 rolls off the production line at Mulhouse…

Wed, 09/01/2019 - 14:30 Six years after the launch of the PEUGEOT 2008 SUV, one of the brand’s top sellers, the PSA Group’s Mulhouse plant...

Six questions for Elmar Frickenstein, Senior Vice President Automated Driving and...

Interview with Elmar Frickenstein, Senior Vice President Fully Automated Driving and Driver Assistance, BMW AG. In September 2017, you and your team moved to the...

Vision URBANETIC shows the future of human-machine interaction…

Stuttgart / Las Vegas - Revolutionary mobility concept in response to the questions of the future: At the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas,...

Mazda MX-5 30th Anniversary Edition to Premiere at 2019 Chicago Auto...

Mazda Motor Corporation announced today that the Mazda MX-5 30th Anniversary Edition will have its world premiere at the 2019 Chicago Auto Show, which...

Nissan Energy demonstration hits the spot…

2019/01/09 LAS VEGAS – Nissan is giving CES trade show attendees a taste of Nissan Energy. Nissan Energy is part of Nissan Intelligent Integration, the company’s...

Dainese And Pagani Automobili Develop Sophisticated Materials for The Huayra Roadster…

Vicenza, March 2nd, 2018. Dainese and Pagani Automobili work together to give life to a firstrate product. Dainese made its R&D department available to...

The House Of Rolls-Royce Enters Partnership with The Serpertine Galleries…

The House of Rolls-Royce today announces an exciting collaboration with London’s Serpentine Galleries. The Rolls-Royce Art Programme furthers its benefactor relationship with internationally renowned...

Ford Suvs Achieve Record-Breaking 259,000 Sales In Europe…

  Ford’s sophisticated, stylish SUVs break records as three-model line-up delivers best-ever sales results in Europe*, more than one in five Ford vehicles sold in...

Greg O’Keefe takes a drag on his cigarette and thinks for...

Australian Greg O’Keefe has spent most of his life tracking down and collecting Porsches. He has owned countless 356, but these two are very...

Seat Uk Breaks Sales Record In 2018…

New sales record for SEAT UK SEAT UK sold 62,863 vehicles, 12% more than in 2017 The brand’s market share also increased by 0.45% in 2018 SEAT...

The XC90 is Volvo’s large, seven-seat SUV and the company’s flagship…

The XC90 is Volvo’s large, seven-seat SUV and the company’s flagship. It was the first car to be launched on the Scalable Product Architecture...

2019 Talking Points: Meeke’s Return…

KRIS MEEKE'S ABRUPT SACKING BY CITROËN WAS ONE OF 2018’S BIG SHOCKS AND ONE THAT THREATENED TO END THE NORTHERN IRISHMAN'S CAREER. BUT GUESS...

From driving experience to experience the drive: Audi at the...

  Audi is bringing the thrill of a theme park into the car with “Audi Immersive In-Car Entertainment” “Audi Experience Ride”: technology combines VR content with...

The Legend Lives On:Aston Martin V600 Reborn…

Spirit of the 1998 V8 Vantage V600 breathes again in a limited run customer commission V12 Vantage V600 ‘Q by Aston Martin – Commission’ to...

Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Voted Number One Crossover in German 2018 off...

Nearly 25,000 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross have been sold in Europe during the first ten months of CY 2018, and Mitsubishi Motors renowned 4WD expertise...

Alfa Romeo takes part in the Targa Florio Australian Tribute…

  The regularity competition that celebrates the legendary Sicilian motorsports race where the famous Quadrifoglio symbol was born will get under way in the State...

Nissan’s Kevin Fitzpatrick awarded CBE…

Sunderland, UK. – Kevin Fitzpatrick, Nissan's Senior Vice President for Manufacturing, Purchasing and Supply Chain Management in Europe, has been named a Commander of the Order...

2019 Chevrolet Camaro new challenger comes…

Chevy’s Mustang Fighter Gets A Few Nips And Tucks Chevy’s resident muscle car and Mustang fighter went under the scalpel for the 2019 model to bring...

Testing Times For Loeb…

SÉBASTIEN LOEB FACES A RACE AGAINST TIME TO FAMILIARISE HIMSELF WITH HYUNDAI MOTORSPORT'S I20 WRC AHEAD OF HIS DEBUT WITH THE SQUAD AT RALLYE...

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Takes The Luxury of Privacy To a New...

As the world’s leading luxury brand, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is best placed to understand and harness the many different possibilities of luxury for its...

The Fia And Jean Todt Celebrate Micheal Schumacher’s 50TH Birthday…

On the occasion of Michael Schumacher's 50th birthday, Jean Todt, FIA President said: "For his 50th birthday, affectionate thoughts for Michael Schumacher, the greatest F1 champion in...

The SEAT Apprentice School teaches all its students how to programme...

Martorell,  04 January 2019 The School offers a natural system for the students to learn different programming languages, by resolving challenges via a gamification platformCoinciding...

On autopilot into the future: the Audi vision of autonomous driving…

Audi to debut three at IAA 2017: The new Audi A8 is making its show premiere in Frankfurt. It is the first production automobile...

New Lexus LS-Based P4 Automated Drives Test Vehicle At Ces…

The Toyota Research Institute will introduce its new TRI-P4 automated driving test vehicle next Monday (7 January) at CES – the Consumer Electronics Show...

Kia Stinger Wins Evo Sports Saloon Of The Year…

  Kia Stinger commended for its driving dynamics Stunning grand tourer is the first rear-wheel car in the UK from Kia Win comes after a successful year...

BMW Motorsport News – Issue 46/2017…

Whether in the DTM, the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, or countless other championships: Week after week BMW teams and drivers around the world do...


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The Faraday Institution – The ReLiB Project

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Nexcel Testing Demonstrates Potential 2g/km Co2 Reduction…

CASTROL’S INNOVATION BUSINESS NEXCEL PREDICTS CO2 REDUCTION AT A €/G COST SIGNIFICANTLY LESS THAN MILD HYBRIDISATION Testing of the latest Nexcel active engine oil management...

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