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30 03, 2020

VOLVO 10 YEARS ON WITH ITS NEW OWNER. New car news.

By | March 30th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

It has now been 10 years since Zhejiang Geely Holding (Geely for short) took the huge step in the acquisition of Volvo Cars from Ford Motor Company.  Since that day Volvo has never looked back.  Now firmly under Geely ownership, Volvo cars has been transformed into a global player in the premium car market. For [...]

29 03, 2020

TOYOTA SUPRA QUICK WALK AROUND. New car news.

By | March 29th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

Here is my quick video walk around the new Toyota GR Supra at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show. I know its a year late!🤦🏾‍♂️ I forgot to post this video on the blog. 🎥 Previous Toyota Supra blog below. http://webloganycar.co.uk/the-new-toyota-gr-supra-at-the-geneva-international-motor-show-2019-short-blog-review/

27 03, 2020

VOLKSWAGEN TRANSPORTER CELEBRATING 70 YEARS.

By | March 27th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

The Volkswagen Transporter van is celebrating its 70th anniversary and the fact that it is the world’s longest production run van.  In March 1950 the first Volkswagen Transporter rolled off the Wolfsburg production line.  Since then over 13 million Transporters have been sold.  The Transporter is known around the world as the Bulli, Kombi VW bus [...]

20 03, 2020

HONDA CIVIC TYPE R LIMITED EDITION ALL SOLD OUT! New car news.

By | March 20th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

Honda have announced that its total UK allocation for the Civic Type R Limited Edition has been sold.  There will only be 100 cars made for the European market with 20 of them heading for the U.K. The Civic Type R Limited Edition is 47kg lighter and promises to have improved driver dynamics over the [...]

18 03, 2020

CORONA VIRUS NOW EFFECTING LARGE VEHICLE MANUFACTURERS. New car news.

By | March 18th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

The corona virus is now effecting Europe’s largest motor manufacturer - Volkswagen. Tomorrow they will be suspending production in their factories for at least 2 weeks.   “The spread of coronavirus in Europe is increasingly having an adverse impact on the demand situation. At the same time, it is becoming increasingly difficult to supply our plants [...]

17 03, 2020

SMMT RESPONSE TO THE CHANCELLOR’S ANNOUNCEMENT COVID-19 MEASURES.

By | March 17th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

“We welcome the additional and significant emergency support for business announced by the Chancellor today. The UK automotive industry is inherently strong and globally competitive but now stands on the precipice and will urgently need extraordinary measures such as these to avoid falling over the edge. We are already seeing plant closures as global demand [...]

16 03, 2020

MK 2 FORD ESCORT RS2000 4 DOOR? Car news.

By | March 16th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

Here is a car that I never actually knew had been produced - A 4 door Mk 2 Ford Escort RS2000! This version of the Escort RS2000 was built and sold in Australia.  This genuine example was at the Silverstone Auctions last months and sold for £20,250.00.  I think whoever has bought this car has [...]

16 03, 2020

A RALLY LEGEND REMEMBER. RUSSELL BROOKES.

By | March 16th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

At the Race Retro show last month, Rallying with Group B paid tribute to Russell Brookes - the rallying legend who sadly passed away on the 29th of October 2019. He was associated with (and a supporter of) Rallying with Group B. I remember as a kid watching Russell Brookes at home on TV. He [...]