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 11, 2016
The very best of the main motoring headlines from 11th October 2016, brought to you by Easy Gap. Today's first report comes to us from AutoExpress, who have confirmed the very first Driverless vehicles are being trialled in the UK. The first trial is taking place in pedestrian areas of Milton Keynes. Motorcycle.com have confirmed that the all-new BMW K1600B will debut in Los Angeles. This much-anticipated motorbike is sure to wow the fans! The new Alfa Romeo Stelvio has been spied by AutoCar. The new SUV model is touted as the 'drivers' SUV by the Italian manufacturer'... - Read more
October 10, 2016
Easy Gap brings you the very best of the motoring headlines from 10th October 2016. First top news story from today comes from a report from MotorTrader.com that confirms that of the nearly 470,000 new vehicles registered for the new '66' plate in September an eye-watering 100,000 were registered in a single day in the last week of the month. Dealers reported the biggest single month losses in 2016 for August, with the average site losing £15,000. However the figures still out performed 2015 according to AM Online. The new Mazda MX-5 RF prices and specs have been reveale... - Read more
October 7, 2016
Easy Gap brings you all the latest motoring headlines from 7th October 2016. First up today comes a report from AM Online that claims uncertainty from consumers and manufacturers over Brexit could see a 9% drop in the UK car market in 2017 Autotrader report that the fastest selling vehicle on the website in September was the Ford Galaxy - MotorTrader.com A new report in Autocar reveals that the Nissan Note will be discontinued in 2017, to be replaced by the new Micra model. Finally, reflecting from the recent Paris Motor Show, Autocar say that the Mercedes-Benz AMG brand may be t... - Read more
October 7, 2016
All the very best of the leading motoring news from 6th October 2016, brought to you by Easy Gap. First up today comes from Autocar who report on spying the new BMW M8 in testing. The upmarket coupe is scheduled for the market in late 2019, and will boast a twin turbo V8 engine providing up to 600 bhp. The new 8 Series model is designed to compete with the Aston Martin Rapide, Bentley Continental GT and Mercedes-AMG S63 Coup.  It is reported in AM Online that the used car market is predicted to see a record year as demand has been seen at unprecedented levels in 2016. AutoExpre... - Read more
October 5, 2016
The very best of the daily motoring headlines from 4th October 2016....... Firstly following a survey undertaken by the Brand Finance consultancy it has been announced that Toyota has retained its position as the most valuable motor manufacturer in the world. BMW came in second place with Mercedes-Benz completing the top three positions. - MotorTrader.com The Skoda vRS sub-brand is being evaluated by the manufacturer as to whether it has a viable future - Autocar It has been announced that Mercedes-Benz will enter Formula E in 2018 - Autocar The Nissan X-Trail is to gain a more p... - Read more
October 5, 2016
Easy Gap brings you the very best of the motoring headlines from October 3rd 2016............ The first story today comes from the world of tyre technology where manufacturers Bridgestone have announced their new DriveGuard technology tyres. These run flat tyres, so the manufacturers claim, will eliminate many of the issues associated to ride quality often accused of this style of tyre. - Autocar Following the 'dieselgate' scandal it has been revealed that Volkswagen is set to pay $1.21 billion (approximately £940 million) in compensation to US Main agents. - AM Online ... - Read more
September 30, 2016
Easy Gap brings you the best of the motoring headlines today..................... Firstly news confirmed by AM Online sees Peugeot actively discouraging the practice of their dealers 'pre-registering' vehicles to boost new cars sales. The age-old practice is used by dealers to reach their new car registration targets but the French manufacturer sees it as a factor that may erode residual values of their used vehicles.  Autocar says that Sat Nav giant Tom Tom has sealed a deal with Parkopedia to bring parking information for drivers in Birmingham and London. Details of the... - Read more
September 29, 2016
In the motoring headlines today......... AutoExpress begin today's round up with a report stating that Peugeot Citroen has launched the new Free2Move brand aimed at providing sustainable, smart, safe and shared mobility solutions. The National Tyre Distributors have raised concerns again regarding the sale of part worn tyres in the UK, and calls for the outright ban of the practice on safety grounds. - AM Online Autocar has revealed that the Mercedes-Benz E-Class and Peugeot 3008 score top marks in Euro NCAP tests Finally, AutoExpress brings us news that the next generatio... - Read more