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Car Thefts At Six Year High

21-11-2018

Thefts of cars have risen to a six-year-high according to latest figures released by the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA), with digitally savvy criminals exploiting the latest technology.

On this day in auto history - November 21st

21-11-2018

It was on this day in 1995 that the much-maligned Citroen Saxo was officially unveiled to the media ahead of its impending launch.

Are You Aware Of DVSA’s Theory Test Changes?

20-11-2018

The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency has added some additional scenarios to their theory test for new drivers, including some adverse weather conditions.

Why This Major Car Brand Wants To Eliminate The New Car Smell

20-11-2018

One of the world’s biggest car manufacturers is working on a solution rid their cars of the famous ‘new car’ aroma, but do we want to lose it?

On this day in auto history - November 20th

20-11-2018

It was on this day in 1975 that Les McKeown, lead singer of the Bay City Rollers - then the world’s biggest boy band - was found not guilty of causing death by dangerous driving in a high-profile court case.

Brits Pay Almost £42m In Bus Lane Fines

19-11-2018

Councils across the UK are raking it in due to a record number of fines issued to drivers for being caught in bus lanes.

UK Car Brand To Eliminate Waiting At Red Lights

19-11-2018

British car brand Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is trialling a new technology which allows vehicles to talk to traffic lights and cut out the waiting at red lights.

On this day in auto history - November 19th

19-11-2018

It was on this day in 1987 that a super-rare 1931 Bugatti 41 Royale was sold for £5.5 million at a Christies sale in London, setting a new record for the world’s most expensive car.

On this day in auto history - November 18th

18-11-2018

It was on this day in 1954 that superstar entertainer Sammy Davis Jnr narrowly cheated death after a horrific car accident on the outskirts of San Bernardino, California.

On this day in auto history - November 17th

17-11-2018

It was on this day in 1986 that the motor industry was shocked by the brutal assignation of Georges Besse, the CEO of Renault.