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Used car sales figures drop by nearly 50% in Q2

The latest figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) reveal that the demand for used cars dropped by 48.9% in the second quarter of this year.  That equates to just over one million transactions. Overall sales for the year-to-date show a 28.7% decline with 2.8...

Poll reveals majority delayed MOT due to Covid-19

Figures released by The Motor Ombudsman reveal that more than half of those motorists surveyed who had an MOT due choose to take advantage of the MOT extension granted because of the COVID-19 pandemic.   On 25 March the UK Government announced a six-month extension for any MOT that was...

A Blessing for Car Parking

Churches in the UK are making more than £20,000 each month, an average of £200 each, by renting out their empty car park spaces to motorists needing somewhere to park. According to research from online parking company, YourParkingSpace.co.uk more than 100 churches listed on their pre-booking parking website are sharing...

Silverstone Auctions records highest grossing sale of £15.8million.

The latest online sale for Silverstone Auctions became one of the most successful auctions in the history of the company with the Silverstone Classic Live Online auction achieving milestone results. The huge catalogue contributed to a 76% sale rate and £15.8 million in sales with the four major collections selling...

McLaren launches Senna ‘Ride-On’ electrified model

McLaren Automotive has revealed the third vehicle in its range of children models, the McLaren Senna ‘Ride On’. Following on from the McLaren 720S and P1, the Senna ‘Ride On’ is modelled on the manufacturer’s most extreme track car and has been named after the three-time McLaren Formula 1 World...

Grab your own little Bentley

The latest iteration of Bentley’s Continental GT is hugely impressive, but it also comes with a suitably hefty price tag. But whether you’re lucky enough to own one or not, there’s a cheaper way of getting a slice of that Bentley magic and that’s with these new scale models. ...

New petrol and diesel cars and vans should end before 2035

A survey undertaken by the Electric Vehicle Association (EVA) England has shown that 82% of drivers believe the sale of new petrol and diesel cars and vans should end before 2035. The consumer association, who say they are the voice for EV drivers in England, was formed during the recent...

Rise of the long-term test drive

A survey commissioned by digital marketplace, Auto Trader, has revealed that 70% of drivers would prefer to lease an electric vehicle (EV), allowing them time to get to grips with the technology before committing to an outright purchase. The survey was conducted for its latest report, Long Term Test Drive,...

Audi Quattro in the age of electric mobility

Having accumulated four decades worth of knowledge developing its quattro all-wheel drive system, Audi say that the electric quattro system in its e-tron range marks their next milestone in the age of electric mobility. Calling it ‘the perfect combination of powerful performance and high efficiency’ the quattro drive architecture for...

EVs are more affordable than petrol cars say DriveElectric

Electric vehicle leasing company, DriveElectric, say that buying an EV can be more affordable compared to a petrol car when the purchase price is spread across monthly leasing payments, and when fuel cost savings are taken into account. They say that in order for the UK to meet its 2050...
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