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28 October 2012 at 16:52
Cars are getting ever-safer, to the point where many vehicles can now avoid a collision for you, or at least mitigate the impacts of a shunt.
27 October 2012 at 16:30
Have you ever wondered how modern eco tyres differ from normal rubber? How they achieve the apparently contrary balance of less friction to increase your mpg without seeing your car slide off the road at the first bend you encounter? Well, as you’d imagine, it’s interesting science.
26 October 2012 at 17:09
The government is fronting up to £10 million worth of funding for new disruptive technologies in the automotive sector. But what exactly are ‘disruptive technologies’?
20 October 2012 at 11:15
British motorists pay out a staggering £150 million a year correcting the mistake of putting the wrong fuel in their vehicles.
19 October 2012 at 13:08
If you’re going out for a drink, the sensible option is to leave your car at home. Alcohol and driving do not mix: it’s as simple as that.
17 October 2012 at 13:26
There’s a plethora of laws we Brits have to deal with when driving in France and a whole host of legally required kit to go with it.
15 October 2012 at 13:39
The European Union has laid down the law, stating that come November this year, all new tyres sold in a member state country will have to have a label displaying some key points about the tyre’s performance.
14 October 2012 at 14:23
Insurance is a contentious point for motorists around the UK. Every year we seem to drive more safely, with accident statistics falling, but every year our insurance premiums seem to rise. Many are thus looking for alternatives.
13 October 2012 at 14:12
Motoring misdemeanours happen. It’s a fact of driving. If we’re stressed, distracted or just plain lost, it’s all too easy to make an indiscretion that might anger or alarm another road user. We shouldn’t do it. It’s our fault. But it happens.
12 October 2012 at 16:20
You read that headline right – a line of Minis will assemble at Dorney Lake, Eton, Berkshire with the aim of stretching for over one while mile.