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London’s ULEZ Hailed A Success As Polluting Cars Avoid Capital

21-05-2019

The controversial Ultra Low Emission Zone has been deemed an instant success after figures revealed that polluting vehicles entering the city dropped by 26% since the charges were introduced.

On this day in auto history – May 21st

21-05-2019

It was on this day in 2001 that Ford and tyre giants Firestone/Bridgestone announced a termination of one of the longest-running business partnerships in corporate history.

JLR Announces Huge Multi-Billion Pound Losses

20-05-2019

A slump in Chinese sales has been blamed for a huge £3.6 billion annual loss for Jaguar Land Rover.

Hundreds Of UK Jobs To Go As Ford Announces Further Cuts

20-05-2019

One of the world’s biggest car manufacturers has announced a huge jobs cull, with 7,000 staff from Ford Motor Group expected to lose out.

On this day in auto history – May 20th

20-05-2019

It was on this day in 1948 that the short-lived Playboy Motor Car Corporation went public, offering twenty million shares of common stock at $1 per share.

The Cars That Money Can’t Buy – BMW E1

19-05-2019

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.

On this day in auto history – May 19th

19-05-2019

It was on this day in 1903 that the Buick Motor Company - America’s oldest active motoring marque - was incorporated by Scottish-born American David Dunbar Buick.

Motoring Trailblazers - Tracta

18-05-2019

The world of motoring is hurtling headlong into a bright new future of all-electric, automated, connected technology - and Marty McFly is not behind the wheel! But what were the cars that were ‘back to the future’ of years gone by?

On this day in auto history – May 18th

18-05-2019

It was on this day in 2008 that car-loving celebrity Chris Evans hit the headlines after splashing out £5.6 million on a 1961 Ferrari at an auction in Maranello, Italy.

CarSupermarket.com's Great British Cars – Mini

17-05-2019

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.