October 23, 2016
Easy Gap brings you the motoring news from October 21st 2016 The first headlines today comes from Autocar who have revealed the 2017 Volkswagen Golf is due to launch in November. The facelifted model will see the focus on upgrades to the vehicle interior with only subtle changes to the exterior of the vehicle. The new versions will go on sale in the UK from January, whilst the new Mark 8 Golf is due for production in 2019. Next, comes the news from Motorcycle.com that they have discovered Ducati have leaked details of their new halo superb... - Read more
October 23, 2016
Easy Gap brings you the best of the motoring headlines from Thursday October 20th 2016   The first headline today comes from Autocar who are reporting Kia will have 14 alternative fuel cars in the market by 2020 including Electric Vehicles, Hybrids, Hybrid Plug-ins and fuel cell models.  MotorTrader.com are reporting that after the recent reassessment of business rates in the UK motor dealers can expect an average rise of up to 16% from the current ratings when the new values come into force in April 2017. The result... - Read more
October 22, 2016
Wondering which new car models are due in UK showrooms in 2017? Easy Gap has compiled at very handy 'at a glance' list of which new models are due and when.  Fancy a new motor? *Data source - AutoCar - Read more
October 20, 2016
Easy Gap claims that even surprise us! Vehicles being written off is an everyday occurrence when you are a Gap Insurance provider like Easy Gap. However, there are occasions when the circumstances of a claim even make us raise our collective eyebrows.  We have recently dealt with a claim where a company had covered two new commercial vans with Easy Gap. The two vans were traveling in a convoy when a vehicle crashed into the back of the van to the rear, which then was pushed heavily into the van at the front. The damage that resulted actually meant both vans were deemed a total lo... - Read more
October 19, 2016
The very best of the motoring headlines for 19th October 2016, brought to you by Easy Gap. First up today, and dominating much of the motoring press, the new Seat Leon has been revealed. AutoExpress have provided new pictures of the model and explain that the update will see huge tech improvements. MotorTrader Magazine looks forward to the Alfa Romeo Giulia to make UK debut in November AutoExpress have cast a gaze into the future as the bring us the Best New Cars for 2018. Finally, and perhaps stretching the 'motoring' theme a little, it has been revealed that McLaren ... - Read more
October 18, 2016
Welcome to the daily motoring headlines for 18th October 2016, brought to you by the boys and girls at Easy Gap. First up today comes the latest story from the VW Audi 'Dieselgate' scandal. AutoCar has reported that Audi will be forced to cut costs and the range may no longer feature units designed and engineered 'in house'.  In an interview with Emissions Analytics founder Nick Molden, AM Online are reported that 'clever mathematics' are the reason why 'real world' driving can never match the reported fuel economy figures for vehicles. AutoExpress... - Read more
October 17, 2016
We hope you all had a great weekend! Easy Gap is back today and bringing you the very best of the motoring headlines from 17th October 2016 First up today comes news from MotorTrader.com who say that the September new car sales figures throughout Europe were driven by self-registration's from dealers. These vehicles often end up as 'pre reg' cars on dealer forecourts at much-reduced prices. Also from Motor Trader Magazine we get the news that Ssangyong are reviving the old Musso model name for a new pickup they will bring into production. A report from AutoCar says that le... - Read more
October 14, 2016
Easy Gap brings you the best headlines and news from the motoring world on 14th October 2016............. First up today we have a report from AM Online that confirms the Government's intentions to provide £10 million support to build an infrastructure of charging points for residential and business areas. A report in The Telegraph says that VW business has grown in 2016 as the impact of the infamous 'dieselgate' scandal begins to fade. AutoCar has compiled a very handing timeline guide as to the new model release dates for vehicles for the remainder of 2016 and 2017... - Read more
October 14, 2016
All the very best of the motoring headlines from Easy Gap on 13th October 2016.......... First up this Thursday comes from AutoCar who have the first pictures of the all-new BMW 5 Series. The ever popular German executive vehicle looks to hit the ground running with its newest incarnation.  Amazon Marketplace is the chosen place for Seat to begin selling cars online according to AM Online. Seat Mii models can now be purchased via the online giant. MotorTrader.com have confirmed that motor dealers are well represented in The Sunday Times Top Track 250. The list features the fastes... - Read more
October 12, 2016
All the very best of the motoring headlines from 12th October 2016, courtesy of Easy Gap. First today the spies over at AutoExpress have got some great shots of the new Vauxhall Corsa in testing. If you are considering a small vehicle purchase in the future then the new Corsa, available in 2018 will be as popular a choice as ever. AutoExpress are also reporting that Citroen is planning to sell new cars online at 'non haggle' fixed priced deals from 2017. AM Online bring us a report that VW are using the medium of video to cut the time it takes to make a sale by two weeks it is... - Read more