BMW ‘i’ Brand 46 dealer network for i3 & i8

Photo of BMW i DEaler Park Lane

BMW has announced that their ‘i-Brand’ dealer network in the UK will consist of 46 dealers centred on areas of biggest population. BMW is gearing up for its proper ‘i-Brand’ launch later this year, and has announced that there will be 46 BMW i-Brand dealers scattered across the UK. Each i-Brand centre will have specialist technical capabilities […]

Aston Martin CC100 Speedster Concept celebrates Aston Martin’s Centenary (video)

Photo Aston Martin CC100 Speedster Concept

The Aston Martin CC100 Speedster Concept – built to celebrate AML’s Centenary – has been revealed as a dramatic open Speedster with a V12 engine. It’s Aston Martin’s centenary year, and they needed to do something bold. They teased it yesterday and now it’s arrived – the Aston Martin CC100 Speedster Concept – and it’s certainly a […]

2013 BMW 5 Series Facelift – Saloon, Touring & GT

2013 BMW 5 Series Facelift

The 2013 BMW 5 Series Facelift has arrived for the entire 5 Series range – Saloon, GT and Touring – although you’ll have to look quite hard to see the changes. We knew the next BMW News would be the arrival of a facelift for the 5 Series, especially after BMW accidentally previewed it with a configurator that went […]

Subaru XV gets a price cut – down by £1300 on 1.6 litre versions

Photo of 2013 Subaru XV

Subaru has announced that the XV Crossover is getting a price cut – for the 1.6 litre petrol version – taking it below £20k for the first time. We had the debut of the new Subaru XV Crossover at Frankfurt Motor Show in 2011, and by January last year Subaru had decided that the XV should start at £21,295 in the UK. […]

Volvo’s ‘World Premier’ is a bit of a damp squib

Volvo XC60 Leave the World Behind

Volvo’s ‘World Premier’ – which we thought might be the first look at the 2015 XC90 – turns out to be a tie-up between the new XC60 and the DJ trio Swedish House Mafia. We had been hoping – and, to a degree, expecting – that Volvo’s big ‘World Premier’ they’ve been teasing for today would be the […]

Volvo confirms big production increase for V60 Plug-in Hybrid

Photo Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid

Volvo has confirmed they are increasing production of the V60 Plug-in Hybrid as demand far exceeds current supply. They will produce 10,000 in 2014. Late last month we heard from Sweden that production of the Volvo V60 Plugin Hybrid was set to double as Volvo responded to big demand for its tax-beating hybrid estate. And now Volvo […]