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    Queen’s Award Recognises Progress of Aeristech’s Innovative Electric Motor Systems

    British electric motor specialist Aeristech has been awarded a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation in recognition of its work to develop a series of increasingly advanced, high-speed electric motors to power e-superchargers and hydrogen fuel cell air-side compressors. Based in Leamington Spa, where it recently relocated to new headquarters, the company has a growing […] More

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    Kia Sportage Mild-Hybrid Wins Best Medium SUV at Business Motoring Awards

    Having held top spot as Kia Motors (UK) Limited’s number one best-selling model for seven years, the Kia Sportage has continued to see success. The Sportage with 48v mild-hybrid technology has been awarded Best Medium SUV in the Business Motoring Awards 2020. The Business Motoring Awards celebrates the businesses and cars that best serve the […] More


    The new Alpine A110 has picked up an award for being rated a Five-Star Car at the Autocar Awards 2018 held at Silverstone Circuit, this evening. The award is for vehicles given Autocar’s full five-star verdict in its infamous 80-year old Road Test during the course of the last twelve months. The five-star verdict is […] More


    McLaren Automotive, the British creator of luxury, high performance sportscars and supercars, will be displaying its award-winning cars within the ‘Built in Britain by JCB’ area at the Confused.com London Motor Show, due to take place between May 17-20 at the ExCeL London. Winner of EVO Car of the Year 2017 and BBC TopGear Magazine […] More

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    Award for ‘Best Boss’ goes to…

    Every now and then, something wonderful happens. A baby giggles. A drunk man walks into a lamppost resulting in a comical ‘thud’. Or, in the case of Classic Motor Cars Ltd, the boss gives the company to the employees. That’s a big deal. And with economy how it is (that makes us sound like our […] More

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    Living legend Norman Dewis awarded OBE

    Legendary Jaguar test driver Norman Dewis has been awarded the OBE in the Queen’s new year honours list. In a 33-year career, Norman was instrumental in the development of every Jaguar model from the Le Mans winning C- and D-Types, through to the XJ40 saloon at the end of his career. Norman was also part […] More

  • Green Apple Awards

    Mitsubishi’s big but frugal Outlander PHEV has taken top spot in a set of awards for cars that mix modest thirst and emissions with the ability to entertain their drivers and keep running costs down in the real world. The Green Apple Awards were presented at the House of Commons. They are organised by the […] More

  • Ford the big winners at Honest John awards

    Motoring advice website HonestJohn.co.uk held its annual awards ceremony yesterday. Ford were the evening’s big winner, picking up three trophies, while the Volkswagen Golf was named car of the year. Of Ford’s wins, the C-MAX won MPV of the Year,  the Mondeo won Most Rated Car and the Transit Custom won Van of the Year. […] More

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    ‘Holy Grail’ Subaru Impreza 22B sells for £171,000

    A two-owner Subaru Impreza 22B STI Type UK has sold at auction for an astonishing £171,000, setting a new UK record. The Silverstone Auctions May Sale saw the ‘ultimate Subaru road car’ entered for the 22 May event, immediately attracting huge interest when bidding opened. One of just 16 official Subaru UK cars, the record-breaking 22B is believed […] More

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    Ford Puma is crowned Scottish Car of the Year 2020

    The Ford Puma has been named the Scottish Car of the Year 2020. The compact SUV beat off strong competition from 14 other new models to earn the title, awarded by teh Association of Scottish Motoring Writers (ASMW). The award marks the first time Ford has lifted the trophy in more than a decade and its fourth […] More

  • 3 Land Rover Defenders with a crane behind them

    Land Rover Defender is Top Gear’s Car of the Year

    The new Land Rover Defender takes the double securing the overall Car of the Year and the “Unstoppable Force” award in the coveted annual TopGear.com Awards Defender is recognised for being one of the toughest SUVs, while remaining capable, comfortable and practical The Defender fends off stiff-competition from every new vehicle launched in the past […] More

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    Mazda Announces the Mazda MX-5 R-Sport Special Edition

    As the world’s best-selling two-seater roadster enters its fourth decade on sale, Mazda UK has revealed the R-Sport special edition. Limited to just 150 examples, this stand-out MX-5 Convertible will feature free-of-charge Polymetal Grey metallic paint and a grey soft-top hood, while 16-inch RAYS gunmetal alloy wheels finish the unique exterior look of this special […] More

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    If Premier League Teams were Cars – But Do You Agree?

    With the coronavirus pandemic wreaking havoc on the worldwide sporting calendar, sporting fans have been itching for something else to keep them entertained during the UK lockdown. Whilst the Premier League has been postponed until 30th April (although this date will most likely move!), Auto Trader, the UK’s largest digital marketplace for new and used cars, has […] More

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    Rolls-Royce Challenges Young Minds to Design Their Own Luxury Car

    Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is a brand that encourages the pursuit of dreams, and now a new generation of aspiring designers are being encouraged to bring their automotive dreams to life through a special ‘Young Designer Competition’. Launched to provide parents and children with a welcome distraction during the worldwide coronavirus outbreak, Rolls-Royce is calling on […] More

  • Kia Telluride

    The Kia Telluride – 2020 World Car of the Year

    Kia Motors Corporation has won big at the 2020 World Car Awards with the Telluride named ‘World Car of the Year’ and the Soul EV ‘World Urban Car’. The Kia Telluride was rewarded by the judging panel for its distinctive design and impressive practicality. The World Car of the Year title represents another accolade for […] More

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    Mazda3 Named as 2020 World Car Design of the Year

    Crowning the company’s centenary celebrations this year, the Mazda3 has won the 2020 World Car Design of the Year award, one of the special categories of the World Car Awards (WCA). The Mazda3 is the second Mazda to be named World Car Design of the Year, following the Mazda MX-5 in 2016. Introduced in 2010, […] More

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    Driver Power 2020: The Best Cars in Britain as Voted for by Owners

    The Kia Sorento has been named as the car most likely to make owners happy, according to the results of the UK’s most comprehensive new car satisfaction survey. The results, published exclusively by Auto Express, saw the Sorento come out on top with a sensational score of 92.05%. Kia’s large SUV was also rated as […] More

  • Vauxhall C-10 Prince Henry

    Vauxhall Decade-a-Day, Part 2: The C-10 Prince Henry

    Part 2 of Vauxhall’s Decade a Day series, charting iconic vehicles from the company’s 117-year history, focuses on what is now widely acknowledged as ‘The World’s First Sports Car’. And, for a little context, here’s a link to a lovely Vauxhall film made around 20 years ago which shows the sheer breadth of Vauxhall’s heritage […] More

  • Mazda CX-5 poking out garage

    2020 Mazda CX-5 Continues Winning Formula

    The multi-award-winning Mazda CX-5 range has been updated with the launch of the 2020 Mazda CX-5, which now features efficiency improving cylinder deactivation on manual petrol models. While across the range, you can now opt for Polymetal Grey Metallic paint for the first time.   Since the launch of the original Mazda CX-5 in 2012, […] More

  • Rows of Volkswagen Transporters

    Volkswagen Transporter Marks World’s Longest Production Run with 70th Anniversary

    The record-breaking Volkswagen Transporter has celebrated its 70th birthday, making it the world’s longest production run for a commercial vehicle. The Transporter – also known as Bulli, Kombi, VW bus or microbus – first rolled off the Wolfsburg production line on 8 March 1950, and since then 13 million have been sold. For six generations, globetrotters […] More

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    Motorpoint Launches Free Home Delivery Service

    Motorpoint has launched a free home delivery service with immediate effect. The UK’s largest independent car retailer, which has a network of thirteen branches across England, Scotland and Wales, is offering the facility to all customers unable to visit in person in light of the current coronavirus situation. All Motorpoint branches are open and continue […] More

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    Motorpoint Named Top Company To Work for Sixth Consecutive Year

    Motorpoint has been named one of the Sunday Times Best Companies to Work For in the UK for a sixth consecutive year. The UK’s leading independent car retailer, which has a network of branches throughout England, Scotland and Wales, was awarded the title at a special ceremony hosted in Central London by Best Companies. Motorpoint, […] More

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    Civic Type R Limited Edition Sold Out

    Honda UK has today announced that its entire allocation of Civic Type R Limited Edition has sold out before any customer has even seen the car.  With only 100 of these cars intended for the European market, just 20 are destined to officially land on UK shores making it set to be one of the […] More

  • Ford Ka

    KA Keeps its Crown as the UK’s Fastest Selling Car

    According to the Auto Trader Fastest Selling Index, the 2016 Ford Ka (petrol manual) has retained its title as the UK’s fastest selling used car, taking an average of just 23 days to leave forecourts – an improvement on last month’s average of 26. Commenting on the Index, Auto Trader’s director of commercial products, Karolina Edwards-Smajda, said: […] More

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