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27 05, 2020

PORSCHE 944. A TRUE 80’S CLASSIC CAR. Car news.

By | May 27th, 2020|car news, reviews, USED CAR AUCTION WATCH|0 Comments

The Porsche 944 is a car that I have wanted to write about for quite a while. I never really had the time until now - during lockdown! I am going to concentrate on the updated 944 2.5 litre 4 cylinder 8 valve - which in its day produced 163 hp. It was manufactured between 1986 [...]

27 08, 2019

MERCEDES-AMG GT 63 S 4 DOOR COUPE. Short blog review.

By | August 27th, 2019|reviews|0 Comments

If you want a GT car with a sense of theatre that accompanies you everywhere you go and you have over £130,000 - then I recommend that you consider a Mercedes AMG GT63 S.  I would never get tired of hearing its V8 engine soundtrack - which sounds as if it’s from a World War [...]

31 05, 2019

DRIVING ONE OF MY CHILDHOOD HERO CARS. THE AUDI UR QUATTRO. Car news.

By | May 31st, 2019|car news|0 Comments

People say that you shouldn’t meet your childhood heroes.  Last week drove one of my childhood “hero cars”....a 1990 Audi UR Quattro! This car belongs to the Audi UK Heritage fleet. I have to say that my emotions were pretty mixed as I walked up to the car with the keys in my hand. This [...]

1 06, 2020

A CLASSIC MERCEDES-BENZ 280SE FOR SALE. Used car auction watch.

By | June 1st, 2020|USED CAR AUCTION WATCH|0 Comments

Another car that has caught my eye (and is currently for sale) is this Mercedes-Benz 280SE.  This 1972 280SE looks to me to be full of “motoring character”. The reason that I think this is because it is not a perfect example and I guess that its sold price will reflect this. It is, however, [...]

27 05, 2020

NEW UPDATED BMW 5 SERIES. New car news.

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

This is the new facelifted BMW 5 series. A new mild-hybrid system will be fitted to all petrol and diesel, four or five cylinder engine 5-Series. Prices start from £37,480 for the 520i SE saloon or £39,790 for the estate version. I am sure that a full-blooded M5 version will be launched later but for now [...]

27 05, 2020

THE NEW MERCEDES-AMG E 53 COUPE. New car news.

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

This is the new Mercedes-AMG E 53 4MATIC+ Coupe. Below are quick highlights stats on the new Mercedes-AMG E 53. powered by a 3.0 litre 6-cylinder engineturbo and additional electric gas compressor 435 bhp520 Nm of torqueall-wheel drive AMG SPEEDSHIFT TCT 9 speed transmission 4.4 seconds 0 - 62 mph155 mph top speed limited The [...]

20 05, 2020

FIRST RANGE ROVER PRODUCED UNDER NEW SOCIAL DISTANCING RULES. New car news.

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

This is the first Range Rover to roll off the production line at Jaguar Land Rover’s plant in Solihull - after the temporary closure due to COVID-19. JLR have implemented temperature checks with thermal cameras, 2 metre distances between workers, one-way systems, increased cleaning and face visors made by JLR. “Seeing the first Range Rover come [...]

20 05, 2020

A BATTERY POWERED NISSAN NV400 AMBULANCE.

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

This is Japan’s first Zero Emission Ambulance. The all-electric ambulance is a Nissan NV400. The number of crew and passengers it can carry is 7. It has a lithium-ion battery with a capacity of 33kWh, the electric motor has a maximum power output of 55 kilowatts and 220 Nm of torque. Thanks mainly to its [...]

19 05, 2020

MERCEDES-AMG E-CLASS COUPES THROUGH THE YEARS. New car news.

By | May 19th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

It has been more than 30 years since Mercedes – AMG launched their first sports coupe - the 300 CE600, or also known as “The Hammer”. I wanted to share with you a brief run through the Mercedes – AMG coupe model history. The model history below. 1988 - 300 CE 6.0 AMG "The Hammer" [...]

18 05, 2020

LANCIA GAMMA COUPE FOR SALE. Car news.

By | May 18th, 2020|USED CAR AUCTION WATCH|0 Comments

A car that has caught my eye is this 1982 Lancia Gamma Coupe.  It has covered 92,533 km and is for sale on the auction car website - The Market.  Currently bids are on £5,300 (reserve not met) with a day left in the auction. If you have not seen a Lancia Gamma Coupe ... [...]