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Ford Call For Clarity On ICE Ban

17-05-2021

One of the world’s biggest motoring groups has asked for clearer guidelines from the government on the proposed 2030 combustion engine ban in the UK to help all stakeholders make solid plans.

Classic Cars To Disappear From London

17-05-2021

One of the unintended consequences of London’s ultra-low emissions zone is that some of the classic British vehicles of our time may have to be taken off the road.

On this day in auto history – May 17th

17-05-2021

It was on this day in 1929 that construction work began on the brand new Ford Factory in Dagenham, at an estimated cost of over £5 million.

On this day in auto history – May 16th

16-05-2021

It was on this day in 1973 that British Leyland first unveiled its much-maligned Austin Allegro.

On this day in auto history – May 15th

15-05-2021

It was on this day in 1981 that the 20 millionth Volkswagen Beetle rolled off a production plant in Mexico, making it the first marque in history to reach that milestone.

On this day in auto history – May 14th

14-05-2021

It was on this day in 1957 that Britain breathed a huge collected sigh of relief when the petrol rationing brought in due to the Suez crisis was finally abolished, ending five months of total chaos.

Volkswagen Plots Route To Self-Driving Vehicles

13-05-2021

Drivers across Germany can expect to see self-driving vehicles by 2025 according to one of the world’s leading motoring brands.

Report Highlights Worst Rural Roads For Rookies

13-05-2021

Young drivers are more likely to be involved in a fatal accident on country roads according to latest evidence, and now the AA has revealed which roads are most dangerous for inexperienced motorists.

On this day in auto history – May 13th

13-05-2021

It was on this day in 1988 that the often-maligned and generally unloved Ford Probe was introduced.

Zimmer Creates Soundtrack For BMW M

12-05-2021

Celebrated Hollywood soundtrack composer Hans Zimmer has created a soundscape to replace engine noise on BMW’s latest range of electric M cars.