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Oct 18

Are Diesel Cars on the Way Out?


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The senior executives of automobile manufacturing firms, such as Germany’s Daimler AG and the Renault Groupe of France, say that exposure to diesel vehicles will have to be reduced by their companies as the cars are unlikely to be compelling in the business sense in the years to come. Apprehension about the future of diesel cars has also been expressed by the CEO and chairman of the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance, Carlos Ghosn, and the head of Mercedes-Benz cars and Daimler’s board of management chairman, Dieter Zetsche.

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Oct 18

The Most Jaw-Droppingly Expensive Cars Ever Sold


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The ten motor vehicles featured in this article are the most unbelievably expensive cars ever sold, all of which were purchased at auction, and amounting to more than $268 million in total.

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Sep 18

Your First Car: Tips for Choosing Wisely


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New drivers looking to purchase their very first motor vehicle should make sure that the car they are looking for is easy to drive, affordable, and above all safe. The buying of the first car is often seen as one of the rites of passage to becoming an adult, but purchasing and running a vehicle is not cheap.

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Aug 18

Is It a Good Idea to Buy a Used Convertible?


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Better weather gets many drivers wishing they could roll down their windows and enjoy the breeze, and some may decide to take the next step and actually buy a convertible. However, newcomers may be uncertain if convertibles are safe, or how much money to spend on them, so it is a good idea to add up the pros and cons of purchasing a used convertible. Continue reading →


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May 18

What You Should Know about Buying a Car at an Auction


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Around 12,000 motor vehicles are sold in the United Kingdom at auction every week, according to the latest industry figures. It is also believed that a not insignificant proportion of that number – around ten percent – is being bought up by private buyers on the lookout for bargains at auctions.

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Apr 18

What Are the UK’s Most Frequently Experienced Vehicle Problems?


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Premium car brands are often perceived as being plagued by constant failures, and yet according to new data that looks at the chronic faults examined by garages in the United Kingdom, the truth is that the most attention seems to be required by the more affordable motor vehicles.

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Apr 18

Is Superfast Charging for Electric Cars Going to Happen?


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A proposal has been made by the National Grid for a new ‘superfast’ charging system, which could result in 90 percent of all owners of electric vehicles living no further than fifty miles away from the closest charging station. The Financial Times says that the proposal would create nearly a hundred high powered chargers to be situated alongside current networks located beneath the motorways of the UK. The news is particularly exciting for the owners of electric cars, due to the amount of power that the new chargers are expected to be able to deliver.

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Feb 18

Kit Cars: Fancy Building your Own?


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The world of kit cars is a weird but wonderful one, offering enthusiasts the opportunity to create their own motor vehicle. Aside from saving money, the major attraction of kit cars is that they are available in an astonishing variety of different kinds, some of which have to be seen to be believed.

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Feb 18

The Magic Number: Britain’s Three-wheeled Cars


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The United Kingdom is a world leader in terms of three-wheelers, and has been for many years, with many of the most iconic vehicles having sold in large numbers in their prime. In the past, motorcyclists did not even need a new driving licence to be able to legally swap two wheeled bikes for three-wheelers, when the time came that they were in need of transportation that was a little bit more family friendly. Three-wheelers remain very popular in the Britain of the 21st century, with the highest regarded classic models shooting up in value in recent times.

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Apr 17

Top Tips for Buying a Car


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After a house, a car is often the next major purchase you might make. Given the cost of a vehicle, it makes sense to ensure that you know exactly what you are buying. If you are looking at a second hand motor the first time around, then it makes sense to know what to look for. It is always a good idea to take a seasoned motorist with you when purchasing your first vehicle, because they will know the kind of things that will make one car more roadworthy than another. This article offers some tips on buying a car, particularly if you are new to the process.

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