February 21, 2013
The All New Electric Volkswagen Golf   The Volkswagen Golf has recently endured a lot of success in the first 6 weeks of the new year having topped the sales chart in the struggling car market that is, the European Car market. The Volkswagen Golf is seen by many to be the Germans firms most valuable asset in terms of models and product range.   However, Volkswagen are looking at the development of an Electric Car Golf that will attract the greener motorist who are currently going elsewhere for their low emission fix. The model will be called the e-Golf which is sim... - Read more
February 20, 2013
New Car Sales Continue to Fall In Europe As the economic troubles in Europe continue the buyers confidence also begins to fall as we can now see with the latest new car sales figures for the first 6 weeks of the year. With the recent release of figures, it has been shown that sales in Europe have fallen by a further 10 per cent.   However, Britain is once again the exception having achieved an impressive 11.5% increase in new car sales in the first month alone. The UK had been the only car market to achieve an increase on sales in 2012 and have surprised many by continuing ... - Read more
February 19, 2013
A man has admitted that he stole a woman's car when she came to a stop at traffic lights in a village in Dumfries and Galloway in the South of Scotland. The offence was carried out in October of 2011 by Liam McMeechan, who is 19. A court were told that the female driver, who was 67 had suffered disgusting injuries as she was pulled from her vehicle and then thrown onto the ground.  Kenneth Ross, Sheriff, has told McMeechan that he should be expecting to serve substantial time in jail and he has called for background reports. The Sherriff Court were told how the victim of the t... - Read more
February 19, 2013
Anyone who watched this weeks Top Gear will already know that the New Kia Pro Cee'd has morphed into a Rugby playing family car. So you will be pleased to know that Kia have at last opened the order books as is now available to order in the UK. The new 3 door Kia Cee'd  is in addition to the current 5 door and sportswagen as the third Cee'd in the range with the sports GT hot hatch to follow later in the summer. The old trim levels of 1, 2 and three are going to be change to the S and Se with two engines the 1.6 GDi petrol and the 1.6 CRDI turbo charged diesel. The 6 spe... - Read more
February 18, 2013
Ferrari has been named the World's most powerful brand, outdoing all of the main rival manufacturing brands. The Global 500 survey takes into account the brand performance and financial performance of companies around the world and analyses the information for the results. Ferrari has been named the most powerful brand in the world. Ferrari, which is owned by Fiat the italian car manufacturer has achieved the very highest brand rating, although it is smaller and even less valuable in some cases, than a number of it's rivals. Ferrari has outperformed a lot bigger vehicle manufac... - Read more
February 15, 2013
Renault have recently reported a larger operating profit than they first expected as it looked to eliminate debt and stay above water in terms of finances in 2012. Like many other mass market manufacturers, Renault were forced to increase the price of their models at the beginning of 2012 and therefore had to create large amounts of discounts in order to turn over a profit.   Mazda operated in the same way and also recorded a profit for the year having increased the amount on discounts. Rivals PSA Peugeot & Citroen have recorded a record loss for 2012 as they reported a los... - Read more
February 14, 2013
Despite deliveries not starting for another month, Vauxhall have taken over 4,000 orders for the new Adam model, which is said to rival the MINI. The Vauxhall Adam model went on sale at the beginning of this month and has so far been a great success and rather desirable car, looking at the figures.  The Adam model is targetting the Fiat 500 and MINI hatchback city cars and due to the popularity so far, delivery times have gone up to between three and four months, Vauxhall have exclaimed. Meaning that the new Adam model has actually already achieved half of it's first years sal... - Read more
February 14, 2013
In the year of the centenary for the British firm Aston Martin, they look to release the James Bond famed model in the new Vanquish Volante. The Coupe version was released a little under 12 months ago and took the market by storm.   There has been few changes made to the new Vanquish Volante in terms of the progression from the Coupe model to the Volante. The power of the Vanquish will be the exact same as it comes from the 5.9 litre V12 used in the Coupe model. However, the speed may not live up to the height of the previous Vanquish as there has been a mild increase in the we... - Read more
February 13, 2013
The All New Audi S3 With the recent success of the Ford Focus, Both Audi and Mercedes have decided to introduce new rival models to the market, Audi with the S3 and Mercedes with the A45 AMG. The Ford Focus model was the best selling model across the world in 2012.   The Audi S3 model will have both the 3 door and 5 door options available for the customers and will also be powered by the 2.0 litre turbocharged petrol engine. The turbocharged engine will be capable of reaching 0-60 in less than 5 seconds. The top speed is also electronically limited to a maximum of 155mph. ... - Read more
February 13, 2013
According to a recent survey carried out by the Future Drive Motor Show most people dream of owning an Aston Martin car, than any other. British car manufacturers prove to be the most popular with four cars making the top ten list of the most desirable cars in the world. Aston Martin came in at number one, with Mclaren coming in shortly behind at number two, Jaguar and Bentley also made the grade.  Italian and German manufacturers proved almost as popular, with three companies from each coutry also featuring in the list. Italian manufactuers Ferrari, Maserati and Lamborghini made ... - Read more