UK named whiplash capital of the world 0

Got a crick in your neck? You’re probably not alone. Whiplash claims in the UK are the highest in the world. A new study has found that over 80 percent of claims made in the UK seek compensation for whiplash related injuries, far higher than the European average. The study, by insurance company LV=, found(…)

Back to the Future comes back to the present 0

Great Scott! You can soon buy a Delorean. An actual Delorean. (Time travel not included) Children and teenagers of the 80s, your Christmas list doesn’t look so crazy now – a change in US legislation affecting small scale car manufacturing means that the Delorean Motor Company (DMC) will leap back in to the market, reporting(…)

Over a century on wheels : Happy birthday cars 0

130 years old today… and you have only got better with age. The little patent that could, the Benz Patent Motorwagen, celebrates its 130th year today. This patent is credited as the father of the automobile industry, the granddaddy of all cars, as it was the first vehicle powered by a small internal combustion engine.(…)

EU to reform emissions testing following further scandal 0

“Before you start pointing your fingers, make sure your hands are clean” – Bob Marley. A quotation Volkswagen might want to start sharing with some of their rivals amidst new emission scandal news. Independent consumer company Which? have shockingly discovered that over 95% of diesel cars and 10% of petrol cars pump out more nitrous(…)

The government really want you to start driving an electric car 0

With new benefits revealed for drivers choosing to go electric, now is as good a time as any to see the petrol pump get ditched and the plugs get switched. The government has promised to invest £40 million into an incentive aimed at encouraging more people to embrace electric cars. Eight areas around the UK,(…)