July 5, 2017
When a member of the public calls Easy Gap for a quote and information, they may rightly have a list of questions they would like us to answer. Some of these can often be prompted by the experience the person may have been through at the motor dealer when the dealer goes through their Gap Insurance presentation with them. An obvious example of this would be the typical question we are asked  "Where are your offices based?" It struck us as an odd question originally, but it soon became apparent that the issue is often prompted by a missive provided by car salespeople whe... - Read more
December 15, 2016
Motoring headlines for 15th December 2016 from Easy Gap The hot story today comes from AutoCar who report that McLaren has hit the production milestone of its 10,000th car built. The vehicle in question, a ceramic grey 570s will be retained in its Heritage Collection.  A report in MotorTrader.com says that Auction House BCA report that rising stock numbers are now effecting used car prices with high demand for quality stock but disappointing returns for poorly presented vehicles.  AutoExpress report that Volkswagen is ... - Read more
December 12, 2016
Motoring News from Easy Gap for 12th December 2016 The first story of the week comes from Autocar who reveal the new Ford Fiesta WRC M-Sport contender. The rally competition prepared vehicle produces an astounding 380bhp from a 1.6 Ecoboost petrol engine. Now that is some tuning! Autocar also reveals a leaked brochure of the 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe that will stir the interest of many in the Easy Gap office. AM Online claim that the average driver will own 14 cars and spend just under £213,000 on them in their driv... - Read more
December 10, 2016
Motoring headlines for 8th December 2016 First up today comes the news from Autocar that the new Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe will get the 'hot' E 50 variant. Sure to get the attention of the German giants E-Class fans. AutoExpress brings us news of the new Peugeot 3008 with details on spec variants and prices.  Autocar confirms that the 2018 Lexus LS saloon will be launched at the Detroit Motor Show in January.  SsangYong are taking a new approach to place 'sales champions' in services centres rath... - Read more
December 7, 2016
Motoring headlines for 7th December 2016 from Easy Gap First story today comes from AM Online who highlight a rejection by Vauxhall's concerning a safety recall on Vauxhall Corsa's. The manufacturer rejects claims that over 1 million Corsa's could be unsafe.  The new Dacia model range is taking shape with the 2017 Sandero on sale now from £5995. The Sandero Stepway and Logan will also see design tweaks for 2017. AutoCar A new report from AutoExpress says that driving whilst tired can be just as dangerous a... - Read more
December 6, 2016
Motoring headlines from Easy Gap for 6th December 2016 First story today comes from AM Online who report that four major cities will look to ban diesel cars by 2025. The cities of Paris, Athens, Mexico City and Madrid look to bring in the ban in 8 years time.  AutoCar reveal the Bentley Bentayga coupe will lead the luxury SUV range for the brand. According to MotorTrader.com UK new van sales hit a 20 year high in November with nearly 30,000 LCV's sold. Industry experts at Glass' Guide predict the new car market w... - Read more
December 5, 2016
Top Motoring headlines for 5th December 2016 from Easy Gap The top headline today comes from a widely reported report saying that those convicted of killing by dangerous driving could see life sentences handed out as the offence is upgraded to the same category as manslaughter in English Law. - AutoExpress MotorTrader.comsays that the new car buyer marketplace by What Car? has signed up 250 dealers since its launch in September. Autocar confirm the 500th LaFerrari Special Edition has raised £5.5 million at auction, making ... - 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