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25 10, 2018

2018 LANCASTER INSURANCE CLASSIC MOTOR SHOW, WITH DISCOVERY News.

By | October 25th, 2018|car news, motorshow blogs|0 Comments

This year, the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery, is on at the Birmingham’s NEC from the 9th - 11th of November and it will feature 2 special displays from Porsche. Porsche Cars Great Britain will have on display some special edition models that were created to celebrate Porsche’s 70th anniversary. 20 special [...]

24 10, 2018

VAUXHALL CORSA GSI REVIEW. New car news.

By | October 24th, 2018|car news, reviews|0 Comments

As reported by We Blog Any Car a few months ago, the Corsa GSI is back. I had the opportunity to get behind the rather sporty, flat-bottom steering wheel and take it out onto the open road. The first thing I will point out is to remember that the Corsa GSI is not a [...]

22 10, 2018

LAMBORGHINI ESPADA CELEBRATES ITS 50 ANNIVERSARY. Car news.

By | October 22nd, 2018|car news|0 Comments

Last week, Lamborghini celebrated the Espada's 50th anniversary with a visit to the Royal Automobile Club (RAC) Pall Mail London in a 1976 Espada (which is owned by the Lamborghini Museum).  It was on display in the famous Rotunda Hall where members and Lamborghini guests could view it. It then visited one of the [...]

18 10, 2018

PORSCHE ADDS GTS TO THE PANAMERA RANGE. New car news.

By | October 18th, 2018|car news|0 Comments

Porsche has added (my personal, favourite models) the GTS range to the Panamera, and Panamera Sports Turismo. The GTS models will use a petrol 4.0 litre V8 twin turbo engine which produces 460 hp. It has an 8 speed PDK dual clutch gearbox and all the power is transmitted to the Porsche Traction Management [...]

15 10, 2018

NISSAN TO MAKE DEBUT IN FORMULA E.

By | October 15th, 2018|car news|0 Comments

The Nissan e.dams team will make its official (on track) debut this week.... testing at the Circuit Ricardo Tormo Valencia Spain. This is in preparation for the start of the new ABB FIA Formula E championship... which begins on the 15th of December. Nissan is the first Japanese company to enter Formula E.  They will [...]

11 10, 2018

TOYOTA SUPRA 2019 COMING SOON. ONLINE RESERVATIONS ARE OPEN. New car news

By | October 11th, 2018|car news|0 Comments

Reservations are now open for the new 2019 Toyota Supra. There will only be 300 new U.K. Supras available in 2019.  Customers can place an official online reservation, with only a £1,000 deposit, via the www.toyota.co.uk website.... or go online to your Toyota dealership of choice web page. Prices and specifications will be announced soon for [...]

5 10, 2018

SEPTEMBER 2018 NEW CAR REGISTRATIONS DOWN. New car news.

By | October 5th, 2018|car news|0 Comments

U.K. new car registrations fell by -20.5% in September 2018. According to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT)....338,834 new vehicles were registered last month. From the 1 September, all new cars sold in the EU had to take the new Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP). Mike Hawes, SMMT chief executive, [...]

5 10, 2018

PORSCHE CONFIRM NEW 911 SPEEDSTER. New car news.

By | October 5th, 2018|car news|0 Comments

Great news! Porsche have confirmed that they will produce a new 911 Speedster next year. They will only build 1,948. Why 1,948? Well....this number refers back to the first 356 "number 1" which received its operating license back in 1948. Hence 1,948! So, here is the latest concept study, in Guards Red paint, looking [...]

25 09, 2018

ABARTH 124GT. New car news

By | September 25th, 2018|car news|0 Comments

Abarth have released information on the new Abarth 124GT.  The new 124GT comes with a new carbon fibre roof (that only weighs 16kg), 17"Ultra-Light alloy wheels, rear parking sensors, adaptive front LED headlights, Record Monza Exhaust and a mechanical self-locking differential. It is available in 3 colours: Portogallo 1974 Grey, San Marino 1972 Black and Turini [...]

24 09, 2018

EUROPEAN CAR MARKET NEW CAR REGISTRATIONS IN AUGUST 2018. New car news.

By | September 24th, 2018|car news|0 Comments

The European new car market recorded a massive 30% growth in August 2018. Felipe Munoz, JATO’s Global Analyst explains why below; “As we anticipated last month, it’s clear that registrations were boosted in August by car makers rushing to register their vehicles before the introduction of WLTP. These results show how artificial registrations can [...]