Saturday, March 25, 2017

The Ethnic Penalty

Any motorist living in areas with a high proportion of ethnic minority households is being charged higher prices for their car insurance regardless of any other factor, according to a new study. The research, which used data provided by the...

Rolls-Royce £2bn Write Down

In the aftermath of the Brexit vote, Rolls-Royce is estimated to post a £2bn write-down due to the weakening sterling. The shocking loss is believed to be caused by Brexit. The Darby based FTSE 100 Company, known for its car...

Aston Expressway and more to close this weekend

Due to maintenance, the A38(M) Aston Expressway and Junction 6 of the M6 is to be closed from 8pm tonight till Monday 6am. Diversion will be in place but it is highly advised that motorists plan their routes into Birmingham...

Driverless Cars in Coventry

Coventry car maker Jaguar Land Rover intend to create over 100 research vehicles as part of a driverless car project. A four-year-long project, they will be tested on motorways in Coventry. Initial features of the cars include cars being able...

New Speed Camera Locations

As part of a £600,000 pilot scheme aimed to reduce accidents, seven new speed cameras are set to pop up around Birmingham. The locations are to be the seven worst accident prone spots. Locations include: Hagley Road, Newton Road, Bristol...

Sadiq Khan Unveils Action Plan to Battle London’s Toxic Air

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan launched plans for the toughest crackdown on the most polluting vehicles by any major city around the world. A £10 charge for the most polluting vehicles and an extended Ultra-Low Emission Zone will be part...

Toyota Cars in Major Recall

Toyota vehicles including the Prius hybrid, Lexus CT200h and Prius plug-in, have small cracks in air bags in the driver and passenger sections. This could cause the bags to expand and partially inflate. No injuries or accidents have been yet...

Lord Aleem Apologises to Police

The self-acclaimed 21-year-old, Lord Aleem was filmed in a dispute with police officers who stopped him in Digbeth for a check, just hours after he took a delivery of £550,000 Lamborghini Aventador SV Roadster. In the footage, an aggravated Aleem...

Black Badge

Welcome to the dark side. Rolls Royce brings ‘dark and dangerous’ to a whole new level with their Ghost Black Badge. It exudes luxury and buoyancy, hinting at the pure power that lies under the bonnet. Drink in the sight of...

Wireless Car Charging

Next year’s Mercedes-Benz S-Class 500 E Electric Hybrid will be presenting motorists with wireless charging. This is good news for electric motorists who don’t want to fiddle with cables and plugs. All you have to do is drive over...