December 15, 2016
Motoring headlines for 15th December 2016 from Easy Gap The hot story today comes from AutoCar who report that McLaren has hit the production milestone of its 10,000th car built. The vehicle in question, a ceramic grey 570s will be retained in its Heritage Collection.  A report in MotorTrader.com says that Auction House BCA report that rising stock numbers are now effecting used car prices with high demand for quality stock but disappointing returns for poorly presented vehicles.  AutoExpress report that Volkswagen is ... - Read more
December 15, 2016
Easy Gap motoring news for 14th December 2016 First up today comes the news that Honda plan to have plug in hybrid and electric cars by 2020 as the Far East giant continues to develope it's 1.0 litre turbo engine. - AutoCar The camera shutters have been clicking at AutoExpress who reveal the Mercedes-Benz AMG GT C Coupe has been spotted out on the road. A report on AM Online says that owners of presitge German brands are more likley to hold out for a better price when selling the car to a dealer, according to customer to d... - Read more
December 13, 2016
Easy Gap brings you the best of the motoring news for 13th December 2016 First up today comes the story from AutoExpress that reveals the Toyota Yaris WRC car set to hit the World Rally Championship in 2017. As the winter takes hold The Telegraph bring us a report on Winter tyres, explaining what they are and exploring if we really need them. AutoCar confirms that German authorities are investigating Porsche following the Dieselgate scandal. AM Online confirm that both the Confederation of British Industry and Amazon have n... - Read more
December 12, 2016
Motoring News from Easy Gap for 12th December 2016 The first story of the week comes from Autocar who reveal the new Ford Fiesta WRC M-Sport contender. The rally competition prepared vehicle produces an astounding 380bhp from a 1.6 Ecoboost petrol engine. Now that is some tuning! Autocar also reveals a leaked brochure of the 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe that will stir the interest of many in the Easy Gap office. AM Online claim that the average driver will own 14 cars and spend just under £213,000 on them in their driv... - Read more
December 10, 2016
Motoring headlines for 9th December 2016 First up today comes the news that EU legal action awaits the UK for failure to act on the 'dieselgate' scandal. - AM Online The Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R smashes the rear wheel drive record at the famous Nurburgring with Autocar bringing us a full report and video. AM Online brings us the story of Craig Christopher, the valeter turned General Sales Manager, who has clocked up 30 years service at Robins and Day in Preston.  Motorcycle.com brings us the Top 12 Sportbikes o... - Read more
December 10, 2016
Motoring headlines for 8th December 2016 First up today comes the news from Autocar that the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe will get the 'hot' E 50 variant. Sure to get the attention of the German giants E-Class fans. AutoExpress brings us news of the new Peugeot 3008 with details on spec variants and prices.  Autocar confirms that the 2018 Lexus LS saloon will be launched at the Detroit Motor Show in January.  SsangYong are taking a new approach to place 'sales champions' in services centres rath... - Read more
December 7, 2016
Motoring headlines for 7th December 2016 from Easy Gap First story today comes from AM Online who highlight a rejection by Vauxhall's concerning a safety recall on Vauxhall Corsa's. The manufacturer rejects claims that over 1 million Corsa's could be unsafe.  The new Dacia model range is taking shape with the 2017 Sandero on sale now from £5995. The Sandero Stepway and Logan will also see design tweaks for 2017. AutoCar A new report from AutoExpress says that driving whilst tired can be just as dangerous a... - Read more
December 6, 2016
Motoring headlines from Easy Gap for 6th December 2016 First story today comes from AM Online who report that four major cities will look to ban diesel cars by 2025. The cities of Paris, Athens, Mexico City and Madrid look to bring in the ban in 8 years time.  AutoCar reveal the Bentley Bentayga coupe will lead the luxury SUV range for the brand. According to MotorTrader.com UK new van sales hit a 20 year high in November with nearly 30,000 LCV's sold. Industry experts at Glass' Guide predict the new car market w... - Read more
December 5, 2016
Top Motoring headlines for 5th December 2016 from Easy Gap The top headline today comes from a widely reported report saying that those convicted of killing by dangerous driving could see life sentences handed out as the offence is upgraded to the same category as manslaughter in English Law. - AutoExpress MotorTrader.comsays that the new car buyer marketplace by What Car? has signed up 250 dealers since its launch in September. Autocar confirm the 500th LaFerrari Special Edition has raised £5.5 million at auction, making ... - Read more
December 2, 2016
Top motoring news for 2nd December 2016 from Easy Gap First up today comes the shock news from Formula 1 that just 5 days after being crowned World Champion for the first time that Mercedes-Benz driver Nico Rosberg has announced his retirement from the sport - BBC Sport After originally touting the 7 seat SUV Atlas model for the US and Chinese markets it is now thought that VW is considering offering the new model in Europe also. - Autocar Next AutoExpress reveal that Mercedes-Benz is to introduce a Digital Image headlight ... - Read more