Monthly Archives: August 2013

All new Range Rover debuts at BCA.

Record auction value for a single Land Rover achieved in sale Land Rover recorded an exceptional result in a special closed sale staged at BCA Nottingham earlier this month that saw the used car market debut of the All-New Range … Continue reading

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FLA survey echoes today’s BDRC Finance Report.

Today’s BDRC Finance Report, which highlights that business sentiment is at its most positive since the survey’s inception, echoes findings from the Finance & Leasing Association’s (FLA) recent Asset Finance Confidence Survey. 81% of FLA respondents expect an improvement in … Continue reading

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Glimmers of a European recovery.

SOURCE: http://www.eiu.com The euro zone finally emerged from the longest recession in its history this week, putting six consecutive quarters of contraction behind it as the economy returned to modest growth. The currency union’s strongest member, Germany, led the way … Continue reading

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Simon Harris and his Bentley Turbo R.

Simon Harris is with Bauer Media and is arguably the most knowledgeable person I know on the subject of cars. His knowledge is as extensive as his memory is encyclopaedic. And he owns this delightful Bentley Turbo R which he … Continue reading

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European car market starts to recover.

The European car market is showing the first signs of improvement as a recession ends in the 17 countries using the euro and deliveries in key regional markets begin to improve. Ford Motor Co.’s deliveries last month in its 19 … Continue reading

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The new SsangYong Tourismo

Prices start from just £17,995 New design delivers space, comfort and luxury for seven adults and their luggage Practical multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) – ideal for family, leisure and business Multi-link rear suspension delivers executive saloon-style ride and handling Powered by … Continue reading

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Top Gear Hovervan heads to Beaulieu.

The Hovervan, built by Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond for the latest series of Top Gear, has gone on display at the National Motor Museum. The “mk2 Hovervan”, which is based on a Ford Transit, was the presenters’ … Continue reading

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BCA: LCV values remain well ahead year on year.

Headline light commercial vehicle values climbed in July according to BCA’s latest Pulse report, although by only £6 compared to June values. It was, however, enough to reverse the trend of price falls recorded over the previous two months. BCA … Continue reading

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Fiat and Renault sign Russian van production deal?

Fiat, Renault sign Russian van production deal, source says. MOSCOW (Reuters) — Fiat and Renault have signed a preliminary agreement to have vans made in Moscow at a subsidiary of Russian truckmaker ZIL, a source close to ZIL said. Starting … Continue reading

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Beaulieu International Autojumble September 7th and 8th 2013.

There is just one month to go until visitors from all over Europe descend on Beaulieu for the International Autojumble, on the 7th and 8th September. All the regular features of the Beaulieu Autojumble will be present, including over 2,000 … Continue reading

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