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
December 1, 2016
Motoring headlines for 1st December 2016 from Easy Gap Hot in the news today is the story of the new Rolls Royce Cullinan SUV being revealed for the first time, in pictures. As ever the eagle-eyed snappers at Autocar bring the scoop to the motoring public.   Hyundai reveals a 2017 i20 Coupe World Rally Car via AutoExpress. Motortrader.com says a new survey of motor dealers predicts that the used car market will show a strong growth in 2017. Finally, a new health report says that speed bumps should be axed to improve ... - Read more
November 30, 2016
Easy Gap brings you the best of the motoring headlines for 30th November 2016 First story today comes from Autocar where their ever vigilant camera folk have spotted the 2018 Mercedes-Benz CLS in testing. AM Online say that the National Franchised Dealer Associations has promised to show some 'teeth' following some dealer criticism following the dealer association's handling of the VW 'Dieselgate' scandal. Motortrader.com bring a report that asks what effect the falling pound will have on PCP payments? M... - Read more
November 29, 2016
Motoring headlines for 29th November 2016 from Easy Gap Today's top story comes from Autocar who reveal the first pictures of the 2017 Ford Fiesta. The UK's best-selling car looks to introduce it's newest incarnation into showrooms in the new year. AutoExpress confirm that BMW, VW, Ford and other manufacturers plan to create a vast EV charging network across Europe. A survey result of Motor Dealers says that the biggest fear for the sector in 2017 is an economic recession, according to AM Online. Finally, Hyunda... - Read more
November 29, 2016
Top motoring headlines for 28th November 2016 from Easy Gap The first of today's headlines comes from Autocar who confirm the A120 will be the first of a number of exciting new performance cars from Renault's Sports and Performance brand Alpine. It is expected a range of high-performance models will follow the launch of the mid-engined two-seater coupe. Autocar also confirms that a 'hot' Toyota sub-brand is poised to rival Mercedes-Benz AMG and BMW M brands. AM Online say that UK dealers are not going to be ready... - Read more
November 27, 2016
Motoring headlines for 25th November 2016 from Easy Gap Our first story today comes from MotorTrader.com who report that most motor dealers simply fail to interact with their customers via Facebook. Could they be missing a trick?  The Telegraph explain why motorcycling is better for everyone else on the road. Perhaps a controversial statement or do you agree?  The new BMW 5 Series will get M performance styling and power tweaks according to Auto Express. And finally, Autocar confirm that an electric Ssangyong Tivo... - Read more
November 26, 2016
Motoring headlines from Easy Gap for 24th November 2016 First up today comes a story for the 'petrolheads' amongst us. Autocar brings us a report on the new Toyota Supra and the BMW Z5 which are set to rival Porsche in the market. The two new cars come from a joint project and are set to enter the market in 2018.   AM Online report that the European car market is heading towards a peak in sales with a slowdown expected in the coming years.  Motortrader.com report that the Peugeot 3008 will hit dealer showrooms ... - Read more
November 23, 2016
Top motoring headlines for 23rd November 2016 from Easy Gap First story today comes from AutoExpress who confirm that Lotus has reported it is in profit for the first time in 40 years. The news comes as the company sees strong sales of the Evora 400 in the USA bolster the balance sheet.  AM Online reveal the new HPI CAP app can deliver full vehicle valuation data in less than 15 seconds. Gone are the days of old guide books as the process of valuing a car comes into the 21st century.  Autocar says that BMW is predict... - Read more
November 22, 2016
Motoring news 22nd November 2016 from Easy Gap First up today comes the news from AutoExpress revealing the model options for the Mclaren 570s Design Edition. Autocar says that VW are looking to cull all low volume low profitability models and look to move towards e-mobility vehicles.  Motortrader.com confirm that Mitsubishi are now to offer long term warranty options on used vehicles. Motor Trader also confirm in a new report that research shows online car buyers expect a swift response to queries, and the expectati... - Read more
November 22, 2016
Motoring news for 21st November 2016 from Easy Gap First up today comes from Autocar who reveal that the AA's advanced remote diagnostic system can prevent some breakdowns.  A report on Motortrader.com says that research undertaken by Carguru's suggests that motor dealers think the internet has a positive effect on used car sales. AutoExpress reports that the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan says VW should pay £2.5 million for lost congestion charge fees following the emissions scandal. Autocar reveals that th... - Read more