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7 07, 2018

ASTON MARTIN BREXIT STATEMENT. New car news blog.

By | July 7th, 2018|car news|0 Comments

Below is the statement from Aston Martin regarding Brexit and the future trading with the EU. As an industry that makes long-term investment and employment decisions, the Automotive sector needs clarity and certainty across the planning landscape. Over the past few months this clarity has been lacking, but today we are greatly encouraged to [...]

5 07, 2018

THE UK NEW CAR MARKET FALLS IN JUNE 2018. New car news.

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

The UK new car market has fallen by -3.5% to 234,945 registrations for June 2018. Petrol engines and electric plug-in vehicles posted a growth but demand is still down for diesel vehicles. Mike Hawes, SMMT Chief Executive, said, “Despite a rocky first six months for the new car market, it’s [...]

5 07, 2018

VOLKSWAGEN 200,000TH R MODEL CAR DELIVERED. New car news blog.

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

Volkswagen are celebrating the delivery of its 200,000th R model car. The 200,000th R model car, a Golf R, was delivered to a customer in the UK. The R model was first introduced back in 2002. Jost Capito, Executive Director of Volkswagen R said: “Developing and globally retailing 200,000 units in 15 years is [...]

3 07, 2018

NEW STRATOS AT THE GENEVA INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW 2018. New car news blog.

By | July 3rd, 2018|car news, motorshow blogs|0 Comments

One of my highlights at this years Geneva International Motor Show was this.... The new, and very limited production, Stratos GbR. Manifattura Automobili Torino has the rights to build just 25 new Stratos cars. The New Stratos body is made from carbon fibre which will make this car extremely light. It was commissioned for [...]

3 07, 2018

NISSAN GT-R50 PROTOTYPE CAR. New car news blog.

By | July 3rd, 2018|car news|0 Comments

Nissan and Italdesign have got together to create this prototype vehicle... the Nissan GT-R50. It is powered by a NISMO enhanced 3.8 litre V6 engine. Power and torque output are estimated at 720ps and 780 Nm. Alfonso Albaisa, Nissan’s senior vice president for global design said: “How often do you get to ask, ‘What [...]

28 06, 2018

VW UP! GTI TESTED. SHORT BLOG REVIEW. WE BLOG ANY CAR New car news.

By | June 28th, 2018|car news|0 Comments

We Blog Any Car had the chance to test the new VW up! GTI. This car, on paper, seems to share so much with the original Mk1 Golf GTI  ....or so the VW marketeers will have us believe? Now, I was around when the Mk1 Golf GTI was king and in my opinion this [...]

27 06, 2018

NEW ASTON MARTIN DBS SUPERLEGGERA. New car news blog.

By | June 27th, 2018|car news|0 Comments

This is the new Aston Martin DBS Superleggera.  This super GT is powered by a  5.2-litre twin-turbo V12 engine that produces 725 PS and 900 Nm of torque. Its top speed is 211 mph and it can sprint from 0 to 62 mph in only 3.4 seconds. Aston Martin President & Chief Executive Officer, Dr [...]

25 06, 2018

WEIGHT SAVING OPTIONAL EXTRAS ON THE NEW PORSCHE 911 TURBO S EXCLUSIVE SERIES. New car blog.

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

Here are 2 optional extras, available on the new Porsche 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series, that I think every car owner needs for their own vehicle. A set of carbon floor mats with leather edging. The price? £579.00. The second must have.... is a set of carbon wheels. The price? A cool.... £10,773.00 It's [...]

21 06, 2018

NEW AUDI A1 SPORTBACK. New car news

By | June 21st, 2018|car news|0 Comments

This is the new Audi A1 Sportback which will be available to order in the U.K in September. Audi's premium subcompact hatchback has grown a little in length. Its length has been extended by 56 millimetres. Its total length is now 4.03 metres. There will be 3 models...the SE, Sport and S line. The [...]

21 06, 2018

NEW NRING LIMITED EDITION ALFA ROMEO STELVIO QUADRIFOGLIO AND GIULIA QUADRIFOGLIO. New car news.

By | June 21st, 2018|car news|0 Comments

Alfa Romeo have launched 2 new limited editions, in the Stelvio Quadrifoglio and Giulia Quadrifoglio range, called the NRING. NRING stands for Nürburgring Limited Edition and it’s a celebration of Alfa Romeo’s 108 year history and the success they have had racing on the legendary circuit. Only 108 cars per model will be offered to [...]