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Geoffrey Atkinson dies.

Geoffrey Atkinson OBE, the former chief executive of automotive industry charity Ben, has died after a short illness. The 81-year-old passed away at home surrounded by his wife and family. He had been suffering from Alzheimers for a number of … Continue reading

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Ferrari – the world’s strongest brand.

Ferrari has been awarded the title of the world’s strongest brand for the second consecutive year by Brand Finance, the leading international independent brand valuation and strategy consultancy. With a Brand Strength Index (BSI) score of 94.1 out of 100, Ferrari tops … Continue reading

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UK doubles electric charging point funding.

Britain has doubled funding for charge-points on residential streets, noting real-time information could also be made available, helping to cut waiting times by showing which power banks are being used. In future, open data on public charge-points would allow for … Continue reading

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Elon Musk set to cash in at Tesla as deliveries and shares soar | Technology | The Guardian

The boss of the electric carmaker has a $50bn pay package ready to roll if the firm hits a $100bn valuation — Read on http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2020/jan/18/elon-musk-tesla-fifty-billion-dollar-pay-package-shares-soar

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A Blast from the Past.

invited to join Forgotten Favourites at the event in the grounds of the National Motor Museum.  Owners who would like to take part with their 1960-1990 classic vehicles should get in touch with the Beaulieu events team to be considered – places are … Continue reading

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No alignment post-Brexit

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-51157933

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Shot from the past, aimed at the future.

The National Motor Museum Trust has been awarded £74,527 by Arts Council England to reinterpret Land Speed Record-breaking icon Golden Arrow, using computer generated augmented reality and historic collections to enhance engagement for visitors. The distinctive 1929 Golden Arrow was a wonder of its … Continue reading

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