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The Cars That Money Can’t Buy – Buick Y-Job

11-11-2018

Sometimes your wallet won’t stretch to purchasing your dream motor. But don’t worry too much, there are some cars that even the biggest bank balances can’t buy, the dream cars that will forever remain a dream. These are the concept cars that never go into production.

On this day in auto history - November 10th

10-11-2018

It was on this day in 1971 that the famous 10-route ‘Spaghetti Junction’ motorway interchange was first opened north of Birmingham.

Motoring Trailblazers - Matra-Simca Rancho

10-11-2018

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?

CarSupermarket.com's Great British Cars – Aston Martin Vanquish

10-11-2018

Designed by Ian Callum and built at Newport Pagnell, the first generation Vanquish will perhaps be best remembered for being driven by Pierce Brosnan’s James Bond in the 2002 film Die Another Day.

On this day in auto history - November 9th

09-11-2018

It was on this day in 1960 that Robert McNamara - later to find worldwide fame and infamy as America’s Secretary For Defence - was officially appointed the president of the Ford Motor Company...a job he would famously hold for just one month!

Driverless Cars To Impact Tourism Industry Says Academic Study

08-11-2018

The era of driverless cars may be just around the corner and academics at Oxford University have suggested that the transport revolution may shake-up the tourism industry.

UK Motorists Driving With Below Legal Standard Vision

08-11-2018

A new report from the Association of Optometrists has revealed that many drivers are driving, despite being below the minimum vision standards.

On this day in auto history - November 8th

08-11-2018

It was on this day in 1976 that Gottfried von Cramm - one of the great pre-war tennis champions -  was tragically killed in a car accident on a desert road near the Egyptian capital of Cairo.

Can You Tell The Difference Between A Pelican And A Puffin?

07-11-2018

A worrying new survey has revealed that pedestrians are at danger at road crossings as neither they or drivers know the difference between the types.

Nearly Everyone Breaks Speed Limit In 20mph Zones - And The Govt Knows!

07-11-2018

Almost 94 per cent of UK drivers are breaking the speed limit in 20mph zones according to the latest Department for Transport figures.