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Motoring Trailblazers - Citro├źn DS

27-10-2019

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?

Back To The 80s: Mercedes-Benz 190

27-10-2019

Let's celebrate the 80s, a period of huge change across Britain as a whole, and one which had incredible landmarks in the motor industry.

On this day in auto history - October 27th

27-10-2019

It was on this day in 1966 that the Toyota Corolla - the world’s best-selling motoring nameplate - was first unveiled at the Tokyo Motor Show.

On this day in auto history - October 26th

26-10-2019

It was on this day in 1991 that actor/comedian Rowan Atkinson famously wrecked his high-profile McLaren F1 super car following an innocuous crash on a stretch of the A6 in Lancashire.

On this day in auto history - October 25th

25-10-2019

It was on this day in 1910 that the champion white racing driver Barney Oldfield defeated the black heavyweight boxing champion Jack Johnson in two infamous, racially-charged car races in Brooklyn.

Seat Belt Offences On The Rise Say Home Office

24-10-2019

Speeding, mobile phone use and seat belts are all under the microscope as the Home Office revealed figures relating to the 2.5 million motoring offences recorded in 2018.

Honda Aims For All-Electric Future As It Ditches Diesel

24-10-2019

Japanese brand Honda has brought forward its plans for all models to feature an electric powertrain, with 2022 now the target year.

On this day in auto history - October 24th

24-10-2019

It was on this day in 1944 that famed French industrialist Louis Renault - one of the most controversial figures in motoring history - died at the age of 67 whilst awaiting trial for Nazi collaboration in France.

Bradford Man Has 78 Points On His Licence And Is Still On The Road

23-10-2019

Startling figures from the Department of Transport reveal that there are thousands of drivers still driving legally despite amassing multiple endorsements on their licence.

All Hail The All Electric Cab

23-10-2019

London cabbies are going greener than ever following the launch of the new pure-electric Dynamo Taxi.