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On this day in auto history – May 28th

28-05-2018

It was on this day in 1937 that Volkswagen was officially founded, initially as ‘Volkswagenwerk’ or “The People’s Car Company”. Established by the German Labour Front...

CarSupermarket.com's Great British Cars – Rolls-Royce Dawn

28-05-2018

Great Britain, great cars. The UK motor industry is respected the world over, and though many of the vehicles are actually owned by foreign manufacturers, there can be no doubting of the fantastic heritage of the British motor.

On this day in auto history – May 27th

27-05-2018

It was on this day in 1903 that Marcel Renault - one of the founders of Renault - died without regaining consciousness following a crash on the opening day of the Paris to Madrid race. He was just 31....

The Cars That Money Can’t Buy – Ford GT90

27-05-2018

Sometimes your wallet won’t stretch to purchasing your dream motor. But don’t worry too much, there are some cars that even the biggest bank balances can’t buy, the dream cars that will forever remain a dream. These are the concept cars that never go into production.

Motoring Trailblazers - Audi A2

26-05-2018

The world of motoring seems to be hurtling headlong into a bright new future of all-electric, automated, connected technology - and Marty McFly is not behind the wheel!

On this day in auto history – May 26th

26-05-2018

It was on this day in 1943 that Edsel Ford, President of the Ford Motor Company, died of stomach cancer at the age of just 49. As the only recognised child of Henry Ford, Edsel was groomed to take...

On this day in auto history – May 25th

25-05-2018

It was on this day in 1950 that 34 people were killed on a street in Chicago, making it the world’s largest death toll from a motor collision at that point in history. The tragedy o...

Britain’s Road Signs Are ‘Humiliating’ Learner Drivers Says Department for Transport

24-05-2018

The UK’s learner drivers are failing their theory tests at an alarming rate, with the Department for Transport blaiming an overuse of ‘humiliating road signs.

On this day in auto history – May 24th

24-05-2018

It was on this day in 1967 that John Lennon took delivery of a newly-customised Rolls Royce which was to become one of the most iconic vehicles of the 1960’s, and one of the most expensive vehic...

Smart Traffic Lights Could Turn Green As You Arrive

23-05-2018

New technology is being tested in the UK which could cut travel times significantly by allowing traffic lights to turn green when traffic arrives.