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12 11, 2020

NEW MERCEDES-AMG GT 63S BREAKS RECORD AROUND THE NURBURGRING-NORDSCHLEIFE. New car news.

By | November 12th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

The new 2021 Mercedes-AMG GT 63S has set a new lap record around the legendary Nürburgring-Nordschleife race track. The 630 hp AMG GT 63S set a new time of 7.23.009 minutes around the 12.944 mile long track in the “luxury car” category. This time is 2.3 seconds faster than it previously set in 2018. The [...]

11 11, 2020

NEW VOLKSWAGEN CALIFORNIA 6.1 BEACH. New car news.

By | November 11th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

I am not going to pretend that I understand camper van values (especially VW California prices) but due to high customer demand Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has brought back the Beach model.  Prices start from £52,062 for the California 6.1 Beach Tour. It has 5 seats as standard - with the option to increase 6 or [...]

5 11, 2020

MERCEDES-BENZ 300 SL GULLWING RESTORED BY THORNLEY KELHAM. Car news.

By | November 5th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

Award-winning classic and vintage car specialist - Thornley Kelham (based in the Cotswolds) have  just released pictures of the full restoration of a rare 1957 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing.  It was delivered to Thornley Kelham by a renowned collector and Pebble Beach Concours’d Elegance judge for a full restoration.  The owner wanted it to be [...]

5 11, 2020

OCTOBER 2020 NEW CAR REGISTRATIONS ARE DOWN AGAIN. New car news.

By | November 5th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

140,945 new cars were  registered in the UK last month. This represents a -1.6% year on year decline. With the announcement on the 23rd of October of Wales’ “firebreak” lockdown .. I guess that this is no surprise. In England we have just just started our month long lockdown, so all eyes will be on November’s new [...]

29 10, 2020

THE NEW GENESIS GV70 SUV. New car news.

By | October 29th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

Genesis - the luxury upmarket stand alone brand by Hyundai has officially revealed their new GV70 SUV.  There’s a lot of talk about the brand coming to the U.K. next year. Well, after seeing the pictures of their new GV70 SUV, why not come over and shake a few things up with their styling?  FOLLOW [...]

29 10, 2020

NEW ELECTRIFIED CAR REGISTRATIONS OVERTAKE DIESEL NEW CAR REGISTRATIONS IN EUROPE. New car news.

By | October 29th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

For the first time in Europe, electrified new car registrations overtook diesel new car registrations in September 2020.  This means that in September one in four new car registrations was either a BEV, PHEV or HEV (according to data from JATO Dynamics).  The best selling car was the Volkswagen Golf (28,731). The best selling Hybrid [...]

22 10, 2020

RBW EV ROADSTER. THE CLASSIC LOOKING ALL-NEW ELECTRIC ROADSTER. New car news.

By | October 22nd, 2020|car news|0 Comments

RBW EV Classic Cars has revealed their 1960’s MGB inspired Roadster - the RBW EV Roadster. This pre-production model is a fully electric vehicle and has its batteries tucked away under the front bonnet. The electric motor powers the rear wheels. In standard battery form, it will be able to travel up to 160 miles on a full [...]

20 10, 2020

RESTOMOD FORD MUSTANG SVT TERMINATOR COBRA AND DODGE CHALLENGER HELLCAT FOR SALE. Auction car watch.

By | October 20th, 2020|car news, used car auction watch|0 Comments

The online classic car auction - The Market have two restomod American muscle cars on their website.  On 2nd of November bidding will start on the 1970 Ford Mustang SVT Terminator Cobra. The 1970’s classic has been upgraded using components from the 2003/04 Terminator Cobra -  developed by Ford’s SVT team. Its tuned 4.6 litre V8 supercharged petrol [...]

19 10, 2020

NEW VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GTI CLUBSPORT COMING SOON. New car news.

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

This is the near-production prototype Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport. This new model will be the most powerful Golf in this latest generation of Golf GTI’s. The EA888 evo4 engine produces 300 PS and 400 Nm of torque. It uses a 7 speed dual-clutch gearbox (DSG). A new Vehicle Dynamics Manager’s system network now includes the electromechanical [...]