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Chelsea Boss Mourinho Takes Delivery Of F-Type Coupé

Chelsea Boss Mourinho Takes Delivery Of F-Type Coupé

CHELSEA Football Club manager José Mourinho has been presented with a brand new Jaguar F-Type R Coupé – by two of the men responsible for building it.Two members of Jaguar’s Castle Bromwich manufacturing team, Gary Johnson and Steven Gaut, were invited to present the car to the charismatic Blues boss. […]

Refreshed Looks Signal Arrival Of Updated Yaris

Refreshed Looks Signal Arrival Of Updated Yaris

HOT on the heels of its newly launched Aygo city car, Toyota has released the first details of its refreshed Yaris supermini.Scheduled to hit the showrooms this summer, the restyled car boasts an improved interior and better vehicle dynamics that its maker believes will position the car as one of […]

Shocking Stats Reveal Mobile Use While Driving

Shocking Stats Reveal Mobile Use While Driving

AS MANY as 13% of drivers are still using hand-held mobile phones while at the wheel, according to a survey.And 4% have admitted to regularly sending or reading text messages while driving, the poll by road safety charity Brake and insurance company Direct Line showed. The number of people owning […]

Road Safety Group Asks If Driving Test Is Fit For Purpose

Road Safety Group Asks If Driving Test Is Fit For Purpose

THE Institute Of Advanced Motorists (IAM) is asking the thorny question of whether the standard driving test is still fit for purpose.This comes on the back of a new poll from Vision Critical and the IAM, which uncovered that 30% of young drivers (aged 18-25) admit to breaking the law […]

Almost 90% Of Drivers Ignoring MoT Checks

Almost 90% Of Drivers Ignoring MoT Checks

AN INCREDIBLE 86% of drivers think their car will pass its MoT test first time and without the need for any remedial or service work. A further 62% of British drivers fail to put any money aside to help with the cost of an MoT and any repairs that result […]

Police Probe Balls Car Collision

Police Probe Balls Car Collision

POLICE have launched an investigation into how shadow chancellor Ed Balls drove off after colliding with a parked car without informing the owner.The Labour MP for Morley and Outwood has since apologised to the vehicle’s owner following the incident in his constituency earlier this month, and stressed he did not […]

Mandela BMW For Sale

Mandela BMW For Sale

A BMW 3 Series signed by Nelson Mandela as one of 10 ‘Democracy Cars’ is up for sale in the UK and expected to fetch £5000 at auction.The unique piece of South African history is for sale on 28 April at the RAF Museum in Hendon, London. Built in 2004, […]

Mercedes Teases Its 911 Rival Ahead Of Autumn Launch

Mercedes Teases Its 911 Rival Ahead Of Autumn Launch

MERCEDES has released teaser images of its hotly anticipated new Porsche 911 rival. The German firm has dropped the familiar ‘Benz’ element of its name, with the car being called simply the Mercedes-AMG GT.Name and cabin layout aside, Mercedes is giving little away as to the car’s looks and motive […]