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Renault admits to mistakes with 2017 F1 engine 0

Renault has admitted it made mistakes with the 2017 F1 engine, saying it tried to do too much, too quickly and has subsequently suffered reliability issues as a result. After deciding the F1 power unit had peaked in terms of development, Renault decided to begin a ‘concept revamp’ on the engine, with the goal of(…)

Hamilton unlikely to race for another F1 team 0

Lewis Hamilton has admitted the chances of him racing for another Formula 1 team during his career are slim, given the success he has enjoyed since signing with Mercedes. The British driver has a contract with the Germans until 2018, but various sources have speculated that the three time champion could move to Ferrari in(…)

Mercedes boss drops hints towards new concept car 0

  Mercedes Chief Design Officer, Gordon Wagener, has given the most tantalising hint yet via his Instagram that a new Mercedes concept car is in the pipeline, coming “pretty soon” and that the new vehicle will be a “big surprise” and an “icon” when it arrives. That was pretty much all that was revealed about(…)

A look back at the Audi V8 (1988 – 1993) 0

Audi hasn’t always been regarded as the prestige manufacturer it is today, back in the 1980s the German brand was regarded by many as a young pretender, a ‘Wannabe’ playing second fiddle to the big boys: Mercedes, BMW and Jaguar. The Audi V8 was the car maker’s first tentative step, to join the exclusive gentleman’s(…)

Car manufacturers on a mission to monopolise servicing market – how will motorists respond? 0

As car manufacturers continue to monopolise the servicing industry, motorists pledge their support to independent garages – even opting to trade-in their car over paying premiums at main dealers. A new survey conducted by car servicing provider, Servicing Stop, found that 53% of motorists would rather trade their car in for a model that can(…)

Ebay scam in Greater Manchester sees cloned cars sold to customers 0

A recent investigation has revealed that criminals are using eBay to sell cloned and stolen cars. The BBC revealed the vehicles were being sold by at least three accounts, their details being switched with legitimate vehicles. One of the victims to have purchased a car via the scam was a retired police officer, who purchased(…)

New F1 engine exceeding expectations says Renault 0

Ahead of the new F1 season, Renault has announced that during testing, the new engine is performing far better than expected. The French team are debuting a brand new concept for the 2017 season, as they bid to close the gap on championship thoroughbreds Mercedes and Ferrari. Despite a few reliability problems during the testing(…)

F1 champ Rosberg takes his title winning Mercedes for one last drive 0

Those who thought they’d never see reigning F1 World Champion Nico Rosberg, behind the wheel of his title winning Mercedes again, have been given an early Christmas present. Following his sensational maiden title triumph, the 31-year-old shocked the world of motorsport by announcing his retirement just five days later. But the German driver could not(…)

What are the Liverpool players driving? 0

To demonstrate Servicing Stop’s complete and total impartiality with regards to tonight’s game; we’re now going to focus on the Liverpool players and the cars that they drive. Like most leading Premiership clubs, Liverpool has seen its fair share of swanky motors pass through the gates of Liverpool’s training complex at Melwood. Here’s a few(…)

2016 Jaguar XJ Revealed to the Public 0

This large Jaguar XJ saloon car with all new body, technology and engine is set to rival the likes of the Mercedes S-Class and the upcoming new releases of the Audi A8 and the BMW 7-Series over the course of 2016. Redefined Engine The Jaguar XJ will be powered by a 3.0 litre V6 diesel engine,(…)