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Goodbye glorious gauges

Do you get a glow of satisfaction from studying a dashboard full of iconic round gauges, with speedo, rev-counter, fuel gauge and the like lined up in their serried ranks? If so, enjoy those products,…


Ford logo

Ford…………………of Britain

With the closure over a number of years of Fords’ Dagenham and Southampton assembly plants, and the transfer of Halewood assembly plant to Jaguar Land Rover, Ford have no vehicle assembly operations in the UK,…


Nissan Leaf

Living with a Leaf

30-second summary:- If you are considering a Leaf, or indeed any electric car then you may wish to consider the following guidelines, based on our intensive week with the Leaf:- Understand the type of use…




Diesel smog

Is this the end of the road for diesel cars?

Diesel power has seen a huge upsurge in popularity with new car buyers over the last few years, driven not least by diesel cars – claimed – highly impressive fuel economy coupled with the perception…




Range Rover Hybrid

Range Rover Hybrid – Explained

There seems to be a popular belief amongst much of both the media and the general population that hybrid vehicles are the way ahead in terms of fuel economy and emissions reduction. In reality, however,…