Category Archives: automotive

Beaulieu Autojumble with expert advice.

With less than two weeks to go until the greatly anticipated return of Beaulieu’s Spring Autojumble, there’s still time to get involved with the buying and selling action and meet classic car experts at the packed event on 14th and 15th May. Looking to … Continue reading

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Richard Sadler; SMMT Industry Forum appointment.

Friday 1 April, 2022 The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Sadler as the new Managing Director of SMMT Industry Forum. Sadler takes over from Mike Baunton, who returns to the role … Continue reading

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Bridging the Gap

In the United Kingdom and Ireland, the resale of Category C (S) and D (N) vehicles is not controlled because there is no mechanism to determine whether these recycled vehicles are repaired to a degree such that they are secure … Continue reading

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Nissan makes it easier.

Nissan launches one-stop shop combined retail finance offer for EV motoring: car, home charger and installation from your dealership. Reduce complexity in electric vehicle buying process with new one-stop combined finance offer from Nissan Monthly payment includes cost of vehicle, … Continue reading

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Road Safety Foundation supports “Safe Roads for All” report.

The Road Safety Foundation is backing the Safe Roads for All report released today by an alliance of road safety experts and organisations. The group urges Government to launch a robust and far-reaching Road Safety Strategy that addresses safe and healthy mobility … Continue reading

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Industry needs showrooms to open at the earliest possible moment.

SOURCE: SMMT – Mike Hawes, Chief Executive. Whilst the service and repair sector has been operating throughout lockdown, retailers have remained closed for all but click and collect during the majority of January, and, off the back of a £20.4 … Continue reading

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Tailgating – incidents are declining.

The number of reported accidents in Great Britain when following too close was a contributory factor fell to 3,584 over one year, latest official figures reveal It means that tailgating accidents have halved over last five years Leading driving experience … Continue reading

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Parliamentary Advisory Committee for Transport Safety

Constituency Road Safety Dashboard – launched today Today (19th November), the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Transport Safety will meet with Roads Minister Baroness Vere to discuss the government’s policy on road safety.    To coincide with this, PACTS and Agilysis have launched the Constituency Road Safety … Continue reading

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David Beckham Aston Martin V8 Volante

DAVID BECKHAM is rumoured to own a vintage luxury car collection valued at $3,000,000, but this may have reduced slightly as one of them is now up for grabs on Auto Trader. Golden Balls’ own Aston Martin AMV8 Volante is currently being advertised … Continue reading

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TfL spending will not return to pre-Covid levels anytime soon.

SOURCE: http://www.transportxtra.com Transport investment in London is likely to fall significantly over the next few years, as Transport for London grapples with the long-term impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic.  Public transport demand has plummeted, wrecking TfL’s financial plans, including the … Continue reading

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