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UK Government To Turn Fatbergs Into Fuel

30-12-2019

Cars of the future could be powered by the huge masses of fat congealing underneath our roads in the sewers of the UK.

On this day in auto history - December 30th

30-12-2019

It was on this day in 2002 that superstar singer Diana Ross made worldwide headlines after she was arrested for the drink driving offence which would famously see her end up in jail.

Snooze You Lose

29-12-2019

Road safety campaigners are warning that a quick kip in your car this New Year’s Eve could be way more costly than getting the taxi home.

On this day in auto history - December 29th

29-12-2019

It was on this day in 1967 that the mighty Hyundai Motor Corporation was founded in Seoul, South Korea, by a one-time humble rice merchant, Chung Ju-yung.

Do You Live In One Of Britain’s Notorious ‘Speed-Trap’ Towns?

28-12-2019

Drivers in certain parts of the UK are much more likely to be caught speeding than others with huge discrepancies over local policing policies.

On this day in auto history - December 28th

28-12-2019

It was on this day in 1983 that movie star Arnold Schwarzenegger - then verging on superstardom after the success of his breakthrough film Conan The Barbarian - was cited in the USA for driving without a licence.

Nissan LEAF Claims Yet Another Award

27-12-2019

While there may be more exciting and coveted electric vehicles available on the British market, Nissan’s groundbreaking LEAF still rules the roost for simplicity and affordability and has claimed another award from an influential tech publication.

On this day in auto history - December 27th

27-12-2019

It was on this day in 1943 that celebrated American engineer Curtis Veeder - inventor of counting devices such as the vehicle tachometer and odometer - passed away at the age of 81.

On this day in auto history - December 26th

26-12-2019

It was on this day in 1956 that the colourful American automobile entrepreneur Preston Tucker - subject of a Hollywood film starring Jeff Bridges - passed away from lung cancer at the age of 53.

On this day in auto history - December 25th

25-12-2019

It was on this day in 1994 that the legendary former chairman of Renault - Pierre Dreyfus - passed away at the age of 93.