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 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 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
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 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
October 5, 2016
Easy Gap brings you the latest motoring headlines on 5th October 2016............. Our first report comes from AutoExpress who say that Police made around £1.6 million from seized uninsured vehicles that they have either sold or scrapped. MotorTrader.com have confirmed that September new vehicle registrations hit a record high of just under 470,000 units, with the year to date figure tipping the 2 million mark for the first time since 2004.  Pictures of the updated 2017 VW Golf R have been spotted by Autocar whilst testing at the Nurburgring in Germany. AutoExpress repor... - Read more
September 29, 2016
All the latest Motoring headlines brought to you from Easy Gap.............. First up today is highlighting a report in AM Online that has announced the new Audi Q5 has been revealed ahead of the Paris Motor Show. The new Audi model will go on sale next Spring. Autocar has revealed full details on the new Hyundai i30, confirming the new model will feature three petrol and on diesel unit, and will arrive in early 2017. AM Online has confirmed that Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn has reportedly said he wants compensation for any costs resulting in Brexit before the Japanese manufacturer com... - Read more