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First UK customers prepare for the arrival of Volkswagen XL1

First UK customers prepare for the arrival of Volkswagen XL1

Volkswagen has announced pricing for its record-breaking XL1 model, the world’s most energy efficient production vehicle, which is now available to UK customers at £98,515 (RRP OTR).

Chargemaster installs its 10,000th EV charging point

Chargemaster installs its 10,000th EV charging point

Chargemaster, UK provider of electric vehicle charging points, has installed its 10,000th public and commercial unit, marking a significant milestone in the company’s five year history.

A serious game to raise children’s awareness of road safety

A serious game to raise children’s awareness of road safety

The "Safety and mobility for all" program has been expanded this year with a new educational section: a serious game for children ages seven to twelve years. It is designed to be played at home with the family as well as in the classroom or in extracurricular activities as part of educational programmes on the themes of road safety and environmental protection.

Mirror, signal... motoring offence!

There are currently nearly 54,000 motorists in the UK who have penalty points on their provisional licence, according to new research from Confused.com.

Eclectic ‘Molino’ Collection going under the hammer

Eclectic ‘Molino’ Collection going under the hammer

An eclectic private collection of 14 classic cars and six motorcycles, spanning nearly 90 years, will be offered by Silverstone Auctions as part of its Silverstone Classic Sale on July 26th and 27th.

British GT star Tom Onslow-Cole tries his hand at Golf

British GT star Tom Onslow-Cole tries his hand at Golf

Ex-BTCC star and current British GT contender Tom Onslow-Cole impressed both spectators and drivers recently by accepting an invitational drive in the Toyo Tires backed Teekay Couplings Production GTi Championship.

Deliberate ‘crash for cash’ road traffic accidents up 51%

Fraudulent ‘slam-ons’ – road traffic accidents deliberately caused in order to claim for whiplash compensation – increased by 51% in 2013, according to claims fraud data from Aviva.

World Cup fans urged to THINK! about getting home safely

England football fans are being asked to consider how they get home after games.

Drive a 503 PS Volkswagen GTI at the Goodwood Festival of Speed

Drive a 503 PS Volkswagen GTI at the Goodwood Festival of Speed

Volkswagen is gearing up to join thousands of automotive fans at the annual Goodwood Festival of Speed on 26-29 June.

Rare Healey races to Silverstone Auctions

Rare Healey races to Silverstone Auctions

An incredibly rare British sports car will be offered in Silverstone Auctions’ two-day sale at the Silverstone Classic on July 26th and 27th. Fittingly the car is a 1950 Healey Silverstone, one of just 105 ever built.

Superstars and supercars!

Superstars and supercars!

As the 2014 FIFA World Cup kicks off tonight, all the talk is about football. Apart from their fancy footwork and scoring skills, footballers are also known for their lavish purchases off the pitch… specifically luxury cars!

GT Legends ready to roar again

GT Legends ready to roar again

Stunning new grid of racing supercars from the nineties is the latest addition to the incredible on-track action at this summer’s award-winning Silverstone Classic (25-27 July).

Soft top cars most popular with older women

Soft top cars most popular with older women

With summer finally here some motorists will be thinking about trading in their car for a convertible, but it seems that this is a decision far more commonly made by women than by men.

Right Hand Drive Tesla Model S arrives in the UK

Right Hand Drive Tesla Model S arrives in the UK

Tesla CEO Elon Musk delivered five new cars to customers in London on Saturday at an event to welcome the arrival of right hand drive (RHD) Model S in the UK. The occasion marks the beginning of a planned rapid expansion in the country in the coming two years.

Demand for classic Carrera RS 2.7 remains strong

Reaffirming its position as one of the UK’s specialists for the Porsche 911 Carrera RS 2.7, Autofarm has sold a two owners from new RS that it has tended for the past 31 years.