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What Were The Fastest Selling Used Cars Of 2018?

17-01-2019

While sales of new cars may have dipped in the last year, the used car market is buoyant and we now know which were the fastest cars to fly off the forecourts in the UK.

On this day in auto history - January 17th

17-01-2019

It was on this day in 1968 that British Motor Holdings and Leyland Motors announced that they would merge to form the British Leyland group.

Jaguar Land Rover Job Cuts Discussed In Parliament

16-01-2019

Amidst the political jousting of the Brexit debate, the UK’s MPs took time to discuss the future of the British car industry, with Jaguar Land Rover the focus.

Clarkson Confirms More Grand Tours

16-01-2019

Amazon’s The Grand Tour will continue for a further two series after the show’s host, Jeremy Clarkson, put to bed rumours that the show was to be cancelled.

On this day in auto history - January 16th

16-01-2019

It was on this day in 1950 that the Swedish manufacturer Saab began delivering its first cars, five years after its automobile division had been created.

Older Drivers Are Penalised For Being Loyal

15-01-2019

Motorists in their 50s and 60s are hit with higher car insurance premiums as they are less likely to shop around for better deals according to a new report.

‘Hard Brexit’ Could Force Millions To Retake Their Driving Test

15-01-2019

The prospect of a no-deal withdrawal from the European Union has many in the motor industry worried and has led to the Department for Transport outlining the problems British drivers may face when driving on the continent.

On this day in auto history - January 15th

15-01-2019

It was on this day in 1918 that the American motoring pioneer John Dodge died suddenly from pneumonia while in New York City during that year’s notoriously deadly flue pandemic. He was 55.

Toyota Provides Timely Boost For UK Motor Manufacturing

14-01-2019

Japanese car maker Toyota has provided a welcome shot in the arm for UK car production with a ceremony to mark the beginning of production of the new Corolla in Derbyshire.

Which Car Is Most Likely To Pass An MOT?

14-01-2019

The Department for Transport has released the latest figures which show the pass rates for cars attending MOT checks in the UK, and there are some surprise winners.