April 1, 2015

Jaguar Mille Miglia 2013 – & the F-Type came too (video)

Jaguar Mille Miglia 2013

*+-Jaguar are off to the 2013 Mille Miglia with plenty of famous faces driving the XK120 and the C-Type, and they’re taking a new F-Type for good measure. The Mille Miglia was an endurance race that only the very best cars and very best drivers could endure, and Jaguar has a real history with the […]

VW Beetle GSR: Price from £24,900

Photo of limited edition yellow and black Volkswagen Beetle GSR

*+-Volkswagen has revealed that the limited edition VW Beetle GSR – a homage to the ‘Yellow-Black Racer – will costs from £24,900. Just 100 Beetle GSRs available in the UK. Back in February, at the Chicago Auto Show, we revealed the limited edition VW Beetle GSR, a sporty Beetle with extra power and custom paint […]

The Best Diesel Car…in the World!

2013 VW Golf Mk 7 Diesel Photo

*+-The Best Diesel Car in the world – according to Diesel Car Magazine – is the new Volkswagen Golf Mk 7  winning in their 2013 awards for the best diesel cars on sale today. There’s no question that diesel cars have become the default buy for motorists in the UK, despite them being only of […]

First Jaguar F-Type customer cars leave Jaguar’s Castle Bromwich

Photo of 1st Jaguar F-Type customer cars

*+-The first customer Jaguar F-Type’s have left Jaguar’s rail facility in Castle Bromwich as Jaguar reveal the F-Type has created £2.8 billion of supplier contracts. The new Jaguar F-Type may not be destined to be the biggest selling car in Jaguar’s history, but it is one of the most important. The first proper sports car from Jaguar […]

Bentley Continental & Mulsanne Le Mans Limited Edition UPDATED

Photo Bentley Continental Le Mans Limited Edition

*+-Bentley has created six limited edition Le Mans Continental and Mulsanne models to celebrate 90 years of Le Mans and Bentley’s Le Man Victory in 2003. Update: There was a bit of confusion over exactly how many Le Mans Limited Edition cars Bentley are producing. Some of you have emailed in and there’s a comment below asking […]

Range Rover Evoque Service Pack: 5 years servicing for £499

Photo Range Rover Evoque

*+-Land Rover is launching a Service Pack for the Range Rover Evoque which covers all servicing costs for 5 years for a single payment of £499. Keeping ongoing running costs to a minimum has not always been a key part of car makers’ pitch, but they’re starting to realise that long-term warranties and fixed-price servicing are a […]

Jaguar F-Type Coupe pictures were actually the CX-16

Photo of Jaguar C X-16 Coupe patent

*+-We recently published photos of what appeared to be patent office images of the upcoming Jaguar F-Type Coupe. But they were actually photos of the CX-16 Concept. It may be that wish was father to the thought, but when we published photos of the new Jaguar F-Type Coupe recently we believed they were image submitted […]

Aston Martin in talks with Mercedes for engine supply

Photo Aston Martin Vanquish

*+-Aston Martin and Mercedes are in talks over engine supply, with Aston Martin seeking new powerplants for its future cars after the recent investment by Investindustrial. It has seemed for some time that Aston Martin’s wish-list for future engines revolved around Mercedes. They currently use a V12 developed from Ford’s Mondeo V6 and a V8 that’s a development […]

2013 Skoda Superb Facelift: Price from £18,555

Photo 2013 Skoda Superb Price hatch & estate

*+-The newly facelifted Skoda Superb – which debuted at the 2013 Shanghai Motor Show – will go on sale in July and costs from £18.555. Skoda have been busy delivering new and updated models recently, with the 2013 Skoda Superb bowing in with a bit of a titivate and facelift at the Shanghai Motor Show […]

New car sales in UK still growing – up 14.8% April 2013. Driven by PPI Claims?

Photo Ford Fiesta ST

*+-The SMMT shows the UK is yet again reporting new cars sales growing strongly, with registrations UP by 14.8 per cent in April 2013. It is quite hard to fathom just how UK new car sales (well, registrations) continue to rise inexorably against a backdrop of otherwise stagnant economic activity, but they do. April 2013 has […]