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Dozens of drivers caught speeding more than 10 times in four years

Dozens of drivers caught speeding more than 10 times in four years

Dozens of British drivers have been caught breaking the speed limit at least 10 times in the last four years, according to official figures. While nearly 250,000 motorists have multiple speeding convictions, 38 have been caught more than 10 times, with one driver clocked breaking the limit a staggering 25 times in just four years. […]

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Quarter of drivers back more motorway tolls as M6 charges increase

Quarter of drivers back more motorway tolls as M6 charges increase

One in four British drivers would welcome tolls on the country’s motorways if it improved road conditions, according to new research. The study into attitudes towards road charging comes ahead of increases to costs on Britain’s only privately funded motorway – the M6 Toll. From July, rates for cars, vans and lorries will go up […]

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Electrified taxi firm launches new delivery van with 80-mile EV range

Electrified taxi firm launches new delivery van with 80-mile EV range

The company behind the electrified London taxi has revealed a new eco-friendly van that is say will transform inner city deliveries. Based on the same platform and hybrid drivetrain as the LEVC TX cab, the new LCV van is designed for businesses operating in low-emissions zones which also need access to out-of-town distribution centres. Diesel […]

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Supermarkets slash fuel prices again, with up to 4p off a litre

Supermarkets slash fuel prices again, with up to 4p off a litre

The UK’s big four supermarkets have cut up to 4p per litre from the price of fuel in the latest round of a price war sparked by the fall in wholesale costs. Asda, Morrisons, Sainsbury’s and Tesco all announced over the weekend that they were making further cuts to their forecourt prices after an initial […]

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Don’t be caught out by these unusual European road signs

Don’t be caught out by these unusual European road signs

Driving in a foreign country can be stressful if you are not used to it. From being on the other side of the road to differences in speed limits and more, there’s a lot to deal with. In general, road signs shouldn’t add to the confusion. Guidelines set out in the 1968 Vienna Convention on […]

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A car is stolen every 5 minutes in the UK – here are the country’s theft hot spots

A car is stolen every 5 minutes in the UK – here are the country’s theft hot spots

Car thefts have soar by almost 50 per cent in the last five years, with a car being stolen every five minutes, according to new figures. Data from police forces around the UK reveals there has been a 45 per cent rise in reported thefts since 2014, before which there had been a six-year decline […]

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James Bond’s Aston Martin DB5 is for sale – including the gadgets from the film

James Bond’s Aston Martin DB5 is for sale – including the gadgets from the film

An iconic Aston Martin DB5 car, used by Eon Productions to promote 1965 Bond film Thunderball, is to be sold at auction – complete with fully-functioning ‘Q Branch’ gadgets. One of two examples bought to promote the film and only four modified to the ‘Q Branch’ specifications from 1964 film Goldfinger, the DB5 features Browning […]

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New car discounts – the models with up to 25% off as dealers slash £17m from prices

New car discounts – the models with up to 25% off as dealers slash £17m from prices

Car dealers around the country have pushed up their new car discounts by more than 10 per cent since February, offering buyers the chance to save thousands of pounds as they try to maintain sales in a struggling market. Data from consumer title What Car? has revealed that dealerships are now offering cash savings worth […]

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Bentley Flying Spur – Crewe’s new 207mph luxury saloon

Bentley Flying Spur – Crewe’s new 207mph luxury saloon

Bentley has unveiled its all-new Flying Spur with a promise that the luxury saloon brings new levels of technology, luxury and performance to the segment. Designed and built in Crewe, Bentley says the new Flying Spur is a “technical tour de force” and the most advanced luxury grand touring saloon in the world. The third-generation […]

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Blanket ban on pavement parking ‘could leave thousands without a space’

Blanket ban on pavement parking ‘could leave thousands without a space’

A blanket ban on parking on pavements could leave thousands of drivers with nowhere to park their cars, according to a leading motorists’ organisation. IAM Roadsmart has warned that a complete ban on the practice would make life harder for motorists and lead to demands for cash-strapped councils to provide more parking spaces. The driver […]

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