Cornwall

Motorist crashes his new car after ‘not reading handbook’ 0

It was only four hours after he’d driven his brand-spanking new car out of the dealership forecourt. Yep, that’s how long it took this unfortunate motorist to completely stack his new set of wheels. According to Devon and Cornwall Police, the Volvo collided with a slow-moving articulated lorry after the driver had attempted to figure(…)

Motorist caught driving with shed on top of car 0

You’ve got to admire his nerve… This motorist was caught by police in Newton Abbot town centre attempting to balance a shed on top of his car. Held in place by “a single rope and no roof rack”, the shed certainly falls within the ‘insecure load’ category. Sgt Olly Taylor of Devon and Cornwall police(…)

Bloodhound supersonic car to make first public appearance 0

A British car built to break the land speed record has begun public trials in Cornwall. The Bloodhound SSC is conducting “slow-speed” trials at Newquay Airport in preparation for its record attempt that will take place on a dried out lakebed in South Africa. The jet propelled car will be piloted by RAF Wing Commander(…)