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5 09, 2019

FIRST PICTURES OF THE NEW PORSCHE TAYCAN. New car news.

By | September 5th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

Yesterday afternoon Porsche launched its first fully-electric sports car - the Taycan. The four-door sports saloon will be avaliable in two versions.  The Taycan Turbo 500 KW (680 PS) and Taycan Turbo S 560 kW (761 PS). The Taycan Turbo S will accelerate from 0 to 62 mph in 2.8 seconds, have a range of [...]

21 08, 2019

LOTUS EVIJA MAKES ITS PUBLIC DEBUT. New car news.

By | August 21st, 2019|car news|0 Comments

The lotus Evija made its public debut at the Monterey Car Week. It has a targeted power output of 2000 PS, a driving range of 250 miles, 0 to 62 mph in sub 3 seconds and a top speed of over 200 mph from this all-electric hypercar.The Evija production is limited to just 130 with [...]

8 04, 2019

NEW PININFARINA BATTISTA ARRIVES IN THE U.K. New car news.

By | April 8th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

Today is the launch of the Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ) in London. Could you imagine a car that can do 0 to 62 mph in under 2 seconds, has 1,900 hp, 2,300 Nm torque and can drive through the heart of London City and pay no congestion charge? Well....this is it. The pure electric Pininfarina [...]

13 03, 2019

THE GENEVA INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW 2019. Motor show blog.

By | March 13th, 2019|motorshow blogs|0 Comments

For me this year's Geneva Motor Show was full of optimism for the motor industry. No, we still don't know what impact the slow down in growth in China, Trump's thoughts on tariffs on imported cars into the USA or even Brexit will have in the next coming days or months.... but there was a good [...]

25 02, 2019

THE ALL-NEW PEUGEOT 208. New car news.

By | February 25th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

This is the new Peugeot 208 which will be launched at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show.  The new 208 will be available in petrol, diesel and (EV) electric powertrain from launch.  The new e-208 (EV) has a 100kw electric motor and a 50kWh battery.  According to the WLTP procedures it will have a range of [...]

26 11, 2018

DO YOU HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT ELECTRIC CARS? MAYBE THIS WILL HELP.

By | November 26th, 2018|car news|0 Comments

This is something I thought is an interesting read. The guys at DrivingElectric.com have revealed the 10 most common questions motorists ask about electric cars. They are: 1. What happens if my electric car is struck by lightning? Vicky Parrott says: “There are protective fuses which will prevent damage to the car or its [...]

6 09, 2018

UK NEW CAR MARKET GROWS IN AUGUST 2018. New car news

By | September 6th, 2018|car news|0 Comments

94,094 new cars were registered for the month of August 2018.  The big news is that the UK’s growing range of hybrid, plug-in hybrid and pure electric cars grew by 88.7%. This means that 1 in 12 people in the UK choose one of these ultra-low and zero emission vehicles. Mike Hawes, SMMT Chief [...]

26 03, 2018

JAGUAR I-PACE AT THE GENEVA INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW 2018. New car blog.

By | March 26th, 2018|car news, motorshow blogs|0 Comments

In this, the first of 2 blogs, I wanted to highlight 2 of the best electric cars from the Geneva International Motor Show.  In my opinion I think that they both look stunning, but most of all....they don't look like Electric Vehicles (EV). The first is the new Jaguar I-PACE.  The new I-PACE is [...]

12 03, 2018

THE GENEVA INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW 2018. Motorshow blog.

By | March 12th, 2018|motorshow blogs|0 Comments

The Auto industry seems to have dusted itself down and got back to the business of showing concepts and making cars. This year I am sure that much of the discussion amongst the manufacturers, CEO’s and executives must have been regarding the news of President Trump’s tariffs on imported cars and steel into the [...]

15 12, 2017

NISSAN ENTICING NEW AND CURRENT CUSTOMERS TO THE NEW LEAF 2.ZERO. New car news blog.

By | December 15th, 2017|car news|0 Comments

Nissan has announced a new PCP offer on the new Leaf 2.ZERO exclusive launch edition. The PCP deal for customers looking to be the first owners of the new LEAF 2.ZERO special is: PCP £5,138 customer deposit £1,000 dealer deposit contribution £339 on a 3 year monthly payment 10,000 annual miles a year 4.49% [...]