November 5, 2016
Motoring news for 4th November 2016 from Easy Gap First of the headlines this Friday comes from AM Online who report that the commission that motor dealers make from Finance and Insurance sales will come under scrutiny from the Financial Conduct Authority 'sooner than we think'. Next up from Autocar comes the news that the DS5 Hybrid will be cut from Citroen's sub-brand lineup. The manufacturer has cited poor sales as the reason for the move.  Motor Trader Magazine report that new car sales registrations rose ... - Read more
November 4, 2016
Motoring headlines for 3rd November 2016 First up today comes a report from Autocar who have revealed that the new Audi A5 Cabriolet has been revealed ahead of the LA Motor Show.  AutoExpress bring us a story that explains that the High Court have ruled the Governments emissions strategies are not working and that a new emissions tax and scrappage scheme could be introduced. MotorTrader Magazine says that motor dealers are concerned at the level of 'pre-registrations' are higher than expected. Autocar has r... - Read more
November 3, 2016
Motoring headlines 2nd November 2016 from Easy Gap The first story today comes from AutoExpress who bring us details on the recall issue surrounding fires on some 1.4 petrol engine Vauxhall Corsa's. It has been confirmed that the manufacturer says that the recall is not related to a similar issue found with the Zafira model previously. According to a report in Autocar, the weakening pound is bringing foreign car buyers to the UK in search of bargain Right Hand Drive models. AM Online report that BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Ford a... - Read more
November 1, 2016
Motoring headlines for 1st November 2016 from Easy Gap First up from today's motoring headlines comes a story from AutoExpress who report that crash test reports on the Mexican Nissan Tsuru saw the vehicle earn 0 stars. The Japanese manufacturer has withdrawn the model from production. AutoExpress are also the first to bring new photos of the next-generation Toyota Yaris captured in testing. Motor Trader Magazine brings a report that the FCA have issued the 'first of many' final notices to motor dealers this month as... - Read more
October 31, 2016
EasyGap brings you the best motoring headlines for 31st October 2016 The first news story today comes from Autocar who have revealed that VW is to leave the World Rally Championship as a further cost-cutting measure to follow similar announcements across the VW Audi Group.  MotorTrader.com provide details of the new Aston Martin 'Timeless' used car scheme covering vehicles up to 10 years old sold via the manufacturers 164 international dealer network. AM Online reveal the four key promises that the Business Secretary Greg Clark outlines to Nissan p... - Read more
October 28, 2016
Easy Gap brings you the best of the motoring headlines for 28th October 2016 First new story 'off the block' today comes from Autocar who confirm that a BBC investigation has found that up to 20% of new car registrations by motor dealers are 'pre registered'. AM Online have reported that the AA confirmed that sustained motor insurance premium increases have been seen over a number of months. Autocar has confirmed that Skoda will look to launch a baby SUV to rival the Nissan Juke.   AutoExpress provid... - Read more
October 27, 2016
Easy Gap brings you the top motoring headlines for 27th October 2016 First up today is the great news that Nissan has announced that they will be building two new models at their Sunderland plant after they received government 'support and assurances' - BBC News AutoExpress have confirmed in a report that fines for using mobile phones whilst driving have fallen by 85% in 5 years. The 2018 Bentley Continental GT and GTC have been spied by Autocar who provide some pictures of the new models in testing. Finally, M... - Read more
October 26, 2016
Motoring headlines for 26th October 2016 from EasyGap First up today comes a report from Autocar from the world of motorsport. Audi has confirmed that they will no longer be competing in Le Mans and the World Endurance Championship (WEC) to concentrate on Formula E. Car safety experts NCAP have urged anyone considering buying a Fiat Tipo to buy the optional safety pack available with the vehicle. - AM Online The AA says that motor insurance premiums have risen by more than 16% in the last year. - Autocar Finally, AutoExpre... - Read more
October 25, 2016
Easy Gap brings you our daily round-up of the best of the motoring headlines from 25th October 2016. First up today is a report from Motoring.co.uk that reveals the location in the UK that provides the highest possibility of your vehicle becoming 'written off' by your motor insurer.  Residents of Billingshurst, West Sussex need not worry though, Easy Gap are still happy to provide you with Gap Insurance cover! AM Online are reporting that Franchised Main Dealers are now more popular than independent garages for servicin... - Read more
October 24, 2016
All the latest motoring headlines brought to you by Easy Gap First up today comes a report from Autocar that reveals the proposed Ford Focus RS500 may not reach the production line due to a 'weak business case' for the reported 400bhp model.  Would you consider changing manufacturer when you next change your car? According to a new report in AM Online the majority of people would consider changing brands when they change their vehicle. Major dealer group Sytner have announced turnover has risen to £4.2 ... - Read more