March 4, 2013
Much of the lead up to the 13 plate new vehicles centred around fears from consumers and motor trade analysts that new car buyers could be put off by the number 13 on the car. Fears over future depreciation, and ease of selling the vehicles lead to the DVLA offering new car buyers the option of a 62 plate, if they did not want the 13 plate adorning the vehicle. With the first few days of March now passed, how has this choice been received by new car buyers? On February 24th, Aequitas Automotive (the company that owns Easy Gap) said that the early indications was that the 13 plate did not... - Read more
March 4, 2013
Volkswagen Polo Enter the WRC   The World Rally Championship has done a lot for cars in the past in the way of increasing popularity and overall marketing and Volkswagen have taken the same route with the Polo model. The Volkswagen Polo is now in its fifth generation having been in the market since 1975 and have taking the opportunity to enter the WRC to see if its sales grow like the ones before in the Subaru Impreza and the Ford Escort amongst other vehicles which shined in the World Rally Championship.   The Volkswagen Polo R will be the Rally version that will ... - Read more
March 1, 2013
The importance of fuel economy amongst reducing emissions and saving money are quickly becoming the deciding factors when purchasing a car. The majority of manufacturers have picked up on these factors and continue to develop and produce more fuel efficient vehicles along with emission less vehicles.   Mass market manufacturers have focused on the development of low emissions along with the fuel economy factor, as in the last twelve months, Nissan  with the Leaf model along with other electric car manufacturers have seen sales triple. The UK Government have also issued a G... - Read more
March 1, 2013
Until now, the most focused Maserati model in their line up was only available as a two seater model with a roll cage in the rear, though now the Maserati MC Stradale has been created into a more family friendly version of the model has been created ahead of the official unveiling of the car at the Geneva Motor Show next week.  The new MC Stradale four seater model has taken it's inspiration from the Maserati Trofeo Championship race car, as it features the same 20 inch forged alloy wheels, rear diffuser and the same exterior bodykit, though it is made different by the new carbon f... - Read more