Month: July 2016

New FIAT Qubo

New FIAT Qubo now available in the UK – offering MPV versatility with a footprint no larger than a supermini’s New front and rear end designs combine with completely revised interior to refresh new FIAT Qubo for 2016 New trim levels – Pop, Lounge and Trekking – offer more features including new Uconnect touchscreen audio […]

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SEAT and HARVARD works on healty nutrition

SEAT and Harvard University are partnering on a new collaborative project. Professor and director of the Occupational Health programme Dr. Stefanos N. Kales, SEAT President Luca de Meo, and Human Resources Vice-president Xavier Ros, met to promote an alliance to carry out a joint research project at SEAT into occupational health and healthy nutrition related […]

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Nissan has UV protection in its paint

Nissan reveals the level of UV protection built into the paint of its best-selling crossover range Rigorous testing ensures Juke, Qashqai and X-Trail exterior colours will last a lifetime Cabin materials and seat fabrics also exposed to temperatures up to 120 degrees Celsius Nissan’s new £1.34million environmental test chamber means outstanding product development The advice […]

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Mini in the park

Stunt driver Alastair Moffatt promises to be the star of an action-packed show during this year’s Mini in the Park event at Santa Pod Raceway on August 14. Moffatt is the Guinness World Record Holder for the tightest parallel park, at a tiny 7.5cm longer than the Fiat 500C 1.2 he was driving. He also […]

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New Renault Clio

New Clio and New Clio Renault Sport receive host of upgrades and enhancements New Clio receives updated styling cues and upgraded interior New Clio uses materials and technologies usually found on top-of-the-range Renaults to deliver a safer and more refined drive such as LED headlights and Hands Free Parking Two new powertrains available – dCi […]

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Infiniti breakes new sales records

Infiniti finished the first half of 2016 with a new sales record. In Europe, the car manufacturer sold 9,535 vehicles in the past six months – up 177% over the same period last year. 1,586 vehicles were sold across the continent only in June – marking an increase of 154%. Across the highly competitive EMEA […]

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How to travel with dog in the car

With thousands of people expected to take to the roads this summer holiday, animal rescue charity National Animal Welfare Trust (NAWT) is reminding people of their responsibilities when it comes to dog travel following a survey of owners. One of the biggest reminders is about leaving dogs in hot cars. At 22 degrees outside, a […]

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The new BMW 740e iPerformance

  The BMW eDrive drive system technology developed for BMW i cars has arrived in the new BMW 7 Series model range in the shape of three plug-in hybrid luxury sedans. The trio source their power from the myriad talents of a latest-generation four-cylinder petrol engine with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology and an electric motor. Together, they deliver […]

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Jeep announces new 75th anniversary Wrangler

Major enhancements to the popular and successful Jeep Wrangler range of SUV vehicles have been announced, with details of a new engine and a raft of enhancements to the current model for 2016. In addition, and to celebrate the iconic 4×4 brand’s 75th birthday, Jeep has also revealed details of a 75th Anniversary limited edition […]

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Mercedes-Benz presents golf cart

Vehicles with Mercedes-Benz design are already to be seen on water, on land and in the air. Now they will also be seen on golf courses. As a “real sports car”, the Mercedes-Benz Style Edition Garia Golf Car authentically transfers the unmistakable Mercedes-Benz automobile design idiom of sensual purity to a premium-class golf cart. The […]

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