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24 04, 2019

CLIO 197 RENAULTSPORT AND WHY I THINK IT COULD BE ONE OF TODAY’S USEABLE CLASSIC CARS.

By | April 24th, 2019|car news, reviews|0 Comments

Are you thinking of buying or investing in a used car??? Then this (the first in a series of blogs on affordable used cars to purchase) might be of interest to you.  The Clio 197 Renaultsport has all the hallmarks to be an affordable, modern and classic car so read on to find out why. [...]

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 [...]

3 04, 2019

PICTURES OF THE NEW “RULE-BREAKING” MCLAREN GRAND TOURER. New car news blog.

By | April 3rd, 2019|car news|0 Comments

McLaren has released pictures of its "rule-breaking" Grand Tourer model with less camouflage on it during testing. The new McLaren Grand Tourer was announced during last months Geneva International Motor Show. At the show McLaren Automotive CEO, Mike Flewitt said: The fourth car to be launched under the company’s Track25 Business Plan will combine competition [...]

2 04, 2019

MERCEDES-BENZ CLS400 D 4MATIC AMG LINE COUPE Short blog review.

By | April 2nd, 2019|car news, reviews|0 Comments

This is the new 3rd generation Mercedes Benz CLS. The version I tested was the 400 d 4Matic AMG Line Coupe. It has a 3 litre, 6 cylinder diesel engine that produces 340 hp.  0 to 62 mph only takes 5.0 seconds and its top speed is electronically limited to 155 mph.  This is one of [...]

1 04, 2019

NEW PORSCHE 911 (992) DEALER LAUNCH NIGHT. New car news blog.

By | April 1st, 2019|car news, reviews|0 Comments

Last Wednesday night I was at the Preview Event of the new Porsche 911 (992) at Porsche Centre Solihull. This is the first time that I had a real snoop around a right hand drive version (all the new 911’s at the Geneva Motor Show 2019 were all left hand drive). The interior finish and [...]

1 04, 2019

HAPPY 45TH BIRTHDAY VOLKSWAGEN GOLF. New car news.

By | April 1st, 2019|car news|0 Comments

On the 29th of March 1974 production of the Golf officially started at the Wolfsburg factory. “The Golf is at the very heart of our brand. It stands for progress and technology like no other car. For example, the Golf made safety technology affordable for millions of people for the first time. Thanks to this, [...]

26 03, 2019

PRACTICAL CLASSICS AND RESTORATION SHOW With DISCOVERY.

By | March 26th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

Last Saturday I had the opportunity to visit The Practical Classics and Restoration Show with Discovery at the NEC Birmingham. This is definitely the place to be if you are interested in owning or just seeing a practical classic car.  Think of any car manufacturer.....and I am sure that the owners club was represented at [...]

22 03, 2019

NEW PORSCHE CAYENNE COUPE. New car news

By | March 22nd, 2019|car news|0 Comments

This is the new Cayenne Coupé . There has been a lot of rumours about this vehicle on social media and now Porsche has confirmed its launch. So, the main difference from the normal Cayenne is itssloping roof line which has been lowered by around 20 mm. As standard, it has a panoramic fixed glass [...]

20 03, 2019

THE NEW TOYOTA GR SUPRA AT THE GENEVA INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW 2019. Short blog review.

By | March 20th, 2019|car news, reviews|0 Comments

The new Toyota Supra was one of the cars I was super excited to see at the Geneva Motor Show.  Visually, this car does not disappoint. I am sure that it is one of those cars that will immediately catch your attention when you see it on your local roads. Its curvaceous shape (with a [...]