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10 crashes a day in one place!

10 crashes a day in one place!

The Volvo Cars Safety Centre (VCSC) has performed over two thousand crash tests since its inauguration in the year 2000. The level of activity has grown over the years and, on average, ten cars per week are now tested in the crash test laboratory – one of the leading facilities […]

SEPTEMBER 2007 NEW CAR REGISTRATION: A TO Z NEW CAR GUIDE

We take you through what’s here already and what’s to come in the new car scene ALFA ROMEO Remaining glamorous to a fault, Italian car maker Alfa Romeo’s line-up continues to stun. While the new model activity has calmed down after a recent slew of products, the attraction remains strong. […]

SEPTEMBER 2007 NEW CAR REGISTRATION: FIVE FIRST TIMERS

Mike Collier and Richard Hammond present five cars that are just as much fun as they are cheap to run KIA PICANTO If you want a completely risk-free introduction to motoring, there’s no better car than the Kia Picanto. Kia isn’t standing still with the model either – the revised […]

SEPTEMBER 2007 NEW CAR REGISTRATION: CHOOSING THE RIGHT CAR

Iain Dooley gives some reassuring pointers on the subject of choosing your next new car LET’S face it, after buying a house, spending money on a new car is probably your next most expensive undertaking. With that in mind, it’s time to take the task more seriously. It’s easy to […]

SEPTEMBER 2007 NEW CAR REGISTRATION: THE REAL DEAL

Buying a new car can seem intimidating. But it needn’t be if you follow a few simple rules CAR SHOWROOMS aren’t meant to be intimidating places, but they for some people they can trigger a cold sweat at 50 paces. Thankfully, there are a few things you can do to […]

SEPTEMBER 2007 NEW CAR REGISTRATION: SECURITY TIPS

Car security doesn’t have to involve expensive gadgets. We tell you how to stay one step ahead of the criminals IT’S ESTIMATED that car crime costs the UK £35 billion a year and accounts for a fifth of all recorded crime – proof that the criminals are still getting away […]

SEPTEMBER 2007 NEW CAR REGISTRATIONS: OPTIONAL EXTRAS

INCREASED choice brings with it the potential for increased confusion. It’s a paradox that though today’s cars are better-equipped than ever before, there has been no reduction in the number of optional extras buyers can select when specifying their new motor. Indeed, technological developments and the need to appeal to […]

Firms driven to distraction

Firms driven to distraction

FIRMS are losing millions of pounds a year because they are failing to carry out routine checks on vans and other company vehicles, according to a new report. More than a million commercial vehicles need breakdown assistance every year but many of the causes could be avoided by basic maintenance, […]

Proton Neo and Waja launched in Indonesia

Proton Neo and Waja launched in Indonesia

Visitors checking out the?Neo at the 15th Indonesia International Motorshow recently Indonesian price for the latest Waja is equivalent to about RM60,200. PT Proton Edar Indonesia (PT-PEI), a subsidiary of Proton Bhd, has begun selling the Proton Neo and Waja after its launch at the 15th Indonesia International Motorshow recently. […]