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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.

Calls for fuel retailers to pass on wholesale diesel price savings at the pumps

The RAC is calling on fuel retailers to reduce the price of diesel at the pumps as the wholesale cost is now almost the same as petrol, yet average forecourt prices are still 6p a litre more expensive.

Supercar Saturday - A great day out at Brooklands

Supercar Saturday - A great day out at Brooklands

‘Supercar Saturday’, now in its third year, is back at Brooklands on Saturday 19 July 2014, having gained a name for itself as a thrilling day out that doesn’t cost the earth.

South West's top model airshow returns

South West's top model airshow returns

One of the most eagerly anticipated events in the model aircraft flying calendar, the Woodspring Wings 2014 show takes place at the Claverham Drove airfield near Yatton over the weekend of July 5 and 6 and is expected to bring flyers and model fans from all over the South West.

Honda Civic Type R owners experience at WTCC, Spa Circuit

Honda Civic Type R owners experience at WTCC, Spa Circuit

Honda is hosting a special Civic Type R owners experience at the seventh round of the World Touring Car Championship at Spa Circuit Francorchamps on 20-22 June 2014.

So you think you can drive?

More than three quarters (76 per cent) of experienced motorists would fail their driving test if they took it today, reveals a new study of 50 experienced motorists.

Fashion guru Gok Wan goes electric

Fashion guru Gok Wan goes electric

Fashion consultant, author and TV personality Gok Wan is all about electric this season, taking delivery of a cutting-edge Vauxhall Ampera extended-range electric vehicle.