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26 November 2014 at 12:37

One of the England football squad's newest recruits faces a police interview early next month after his arrest for suspected drink-driving. Saido Berahino was stopped after driving fast along the southbound M6 next to junction 20 after midnight on October 22.Police interviewed the West Brom striker, who was called into Roy Hodgson squad this month for matches against Slovenia and Scotland, and...

26 November 2014 at 12:37

James Bond has reportedly traded in his trademark Aston Martin DB5, in favour of a far more modest Fiat 500. Motorists buying a car who want the bragging rights of saying they own a Bond vehicle can now set their sights a little lower.Daniel Craig will next be seen as 007 driving the Italian car in a chase around Rome, with filming for the hitherto unnamed movie set to take place from next Feb...

26 November 2014 at 12:37

TV dragon Duncan Bannatyne has said "I'm in" on a new eco-friendly BMW sports car worth £115,000. The celebrity tycoon has invested in a hybrid i8. The German-built model employs a part-petrol, part-electric hybrid system which sees incredible performance combine with ultra-low exhaust discharges. And, because it comes with BMW's trademark reliability, Bannatyne is unlikely to see much of his...

26 November 2014 at 12:37

A former cabinet minister's four-letter tirade against a taxi driver could land him with a London-wide cab ban. David Mellor told a driver that he was "sweaty", "stupid" and a "little s***" while arguing over which was the best rush-hour route back from Buckingham Palace. The Rail, Maritime and Transport (RMT) union, which represents taxi operatives, is to debate whether to boycott the ex-Cons...

26 November 2014 at 12:37

A Japanese car manufacturer has announced its new stable for the period between 2015 and 2017. Suzuki fans thinking of buying a car over the next three years will be spoiled for choice. The firm will introduce half-a-dozen fresh models at two cars per year over this time. They include a city car, the Celerio, and a new compact sports utility vehicle (SUV), the Vitara, in 2015.These will be fo...

25 November 2014 at 13:20

Parents "racing" to drop their children at school are being urged to think more about road safety.A Commons debate on traffic controls outside schools heard concerns that some parents may be ignoring road rules because they are setting off too late to get their children to class on time.MPs told Parliament that some parents in a rush to reach the school gates are causing a danger to other road ...

25 November 2014 at 13:20

A new exhibition showcasing the life story of one of the world's most iconic small cars opens this week. The BMW Museum's Mini Story display opens in Munich on Thursday (November 27).The Munich venue's officials hope the exhibition will do much to whet the appetites of existing owners, as well as those contemplating buying a car in the Mini range.Containing 20 different themed areas, the Mini'...

25 November 2014 at 13:20

Ford's all-new Mondeo Hybrid - the auto-maker's first ever hybrid to be built and sold in Europe - has picked up a Next Green Car Award.The flagship model, which delivers emissions under the 100g CO2/km threshold, was praised for its efficiency as it took home the Large Family Car title at what is one of the most prestigious award ceremonies in the UK.Speeds of up to 85mph are possible in elect...

25 November 2014 at 13:20

Disabled drivers are paying the price of motorists' widespread parking confusion, a new poll suggests. Most motorists (62%) think the UK's parking regulations are perplexing, according to the British Parking Association (BPA) survey.More than four in 10 drivers admit to parking in a space that they were not allowed to, including an ambulance space or disabled bay, the report found.Graham Foote...

25 November 2014 at 13:20

Road users are being encouraged to carry out a few simple checks on their car to make sure it is ready for winter.With many motorists spending an extra few minutes over the past few days defrosting their windscreens before the commute to work, it is hoped the first signs of a change in the weather will prompt them to make other checks.However, it seems many are not taking the hint, with researc...

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