Jaguar C-X16 0

Jaguar’s latest concept car has stolen the show at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show. Already anticipated as being the “spiritual successor” to the E-Type, it may come as no surprise at the amount of praise it has received so far. Great performance and good environmental credentials? Considering how sporty and powerful the looks and the(…)

Electric car sales fall 1

There has been some recent surprising news regarding electric cars recently. Sales have fallen and remain at a low for this year. It may come as a surprise considering the recent attention that they have received. Government grant couldn’t help A grant was offered by the Government to encourage more people to purchase electric cars.(…)

The new SEAT IBL concept 0

SEAT has been gearing up for the Frankfurt Motor Show 2011 by playing their cards close to their chest.  They haven’t yet officially revealed images of their concept car but it has been leaked online. The new SEAT concept, named the IBL, has described by the company themselves as “new and exciting”. From the images(…)

Insurance referrals ban to help lower the cost of car insurance 0

The process of giving out details of motorists to third party accident claims companies are now banned. The Government have stated that this significant move will eventually bring down the cost of motor insurance, as these types of referral fees are one the reasons for price increases. Motor insurance has seen a huge increase recently,(…)

Your third chance to strike it lucky 0

Congratulations Chris Prior! Servicing Stop congratulates Chris Prior on winning a free car service in September’s draw. From 481 followers, Chris’ name was picked from our raffle. He is now entitled to a car service with absolutely no charge,  all because he became a fan of Servicing Stop on Facebook. The next winner could be(…)

Saab in trouble again 0

Saab has made headlines for the wrong reasons, yet again. They are now in risk of closure after another turn of bad luck for the Swedish car maker. It has been reported that they are attempting to gain protection from its creditors, in order to avoid bankruptcy. Workers have at one stage not been paid(…)

Car sales are on the up 0

For the first time in over a year, car sales have risen. What does this mean for the UK car industry? How much should we read into it? August saw 59,346 cars sold, which is considerable increase from exactly a year ago from that point.  Overall, sales of monthly car registrations have increased. The figure(…)

The unique Citroen Tubik 0

Citroen are releasing a new concept van, which will be shown at this year’s Frankfurt motor show. It looks different from any other car or vehicle made for that matter. Design The Tubik stands at 480cm long, 208cm wide and 205cm in height. The van from the outside looks very futuristic. With an aluminium look(…)

The Frankfurt Motor Show 2011 1

The Frankfurt motor is one the biggest car shows on the planet. Held every 2 years, it’s an amazing display of cars from the most prestigious manufacturers around the world. Since 1897, the show prospered attracting more and more interest throughout the years. In 2003 the show was reported to have had over 1 million visitors, with(…)

Value of used cars down this year 0

Autotrader have confirmed that the average price of a used car have been reduced for the second quarter of this year. Figures were taken from advertisements of second hand cars across www.autotrader.co.uk. The company are the biggest online car dealership, with them claiming to account for 80% of all cars sold in the UK. Prices(…)