Car News

Car Cloning, the Criminal Underworld and the Used Car Market 0

Car cloning has been a huge problem in the U.K. for many years and now, it is on the rise again! But, what is car cloning and how is it affecting you the driver looking to buy? What is Car Cloning? Car cloning is the act of stealing the identity of a car. This may(…)

Come Over Here Tesla… Tesla Summon and Autopilot Features are Now Available in the U.K. 0

Tesla’s summon feature is now available to some models in the U.K. and is set to find its way through the globe eventually. The U.K. has just recently passed legislation allowing for the updates to the Tesla Models X and S but, only if used on private land. If you have not heard about the(…)

Bentley Wants to Bend the Traffic and the Future to Suit Their Luxury Ambitions… 0

Bentley, the luxury British car manufacturer already have their sights set on how they plan to deal with the autonomous car industry when the time comes. With chief of design, Stefan Sielaff, Bentley is preparing to take on the future of luxury automobiles as their concept car, demonstrated at a small event in London suggests.(…)

Forget Everything You Know about Fuel Efficient Cars, There is a New Winner 0

Servicing Stop has previously released statistics alerting you to the fact that the Peugeot 208 is the most fuel efficient car but, we may be mistaken… well slightly anyway, maybe. Just recently a new record was broken as one man managed to drive from Switzerland to the North Sea in Northern Germany and back again(…)

Car sales rev up in February 0

Maybe with it being a leap year that one extra day of sales really helped. New car registrations in the UK hit a 12 year peak this February, with the latest figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) revealing overall sales were the highest number for any February since 2004. The figures(…)

Vodafone and AT&T join with Vauxhall to support OnStar service 0

Though it might seem like a mixed message, just because a mobile phone company and a car company are in cahoots does not mean you can now text whilst driving. Mobile data providers AT&T and Vodafone announced they will be the network that will support the OnStar 4G LTE service available in Vauxhall vehicles in(…)

Taxpayers facing £600 billion bill for eco friendlier roads 0

No one ever said saving the world wouldn’t come at a price. In a leaked report, according to sources at website Auto Express, it is claimed that the European car industry expects taxpayers to foot a £600 billion road improvement bill in an effort to lower CO2 emissions. The proposal comes as part of a(…)

New electric vehicle charging network completed in the UK 0

Electric vehicle owners in the UK are feeling the positive flow after the country widens the range of electric vehicle charging points. A new 683 mile electric vehicle charging network has been completed in the UK, bringing rapid charging stations within an easier reach for many drivers. Installed by Rapid Charge Network, the new network(…)

Electric vehicles predicted to cost the same as fuel-powered cars by 2025 0

The electric car revolution might come with a bigger shock than industry insiders expected. A newly announced report in Bloomberg New Energy Finance claims that the price of electric vehicles will continue to drop as the batteries that power them become cheaper to produce. Even with lower fuel prices, electric vehicles will be able to(…)

Car emission retesting set to cost taxpayers £650,000 0

Cheating comes at a price… to er, innocent taxpayers. Announced plans to retest vehicles after the Volkswagen emissions scandal are set to cost taxpayers at least £650,000, according to roads minister Andrew Jones. In his written House of Commons reports, Jones confirmed the initial budget for the Emissions Testing Programme (ETP) will be £650,000, and(…)