Motoring

Fall in UK new car sales eases in October – industry data

LONDON (Reuters) – The sharp year-on-year decline in British new car registrations eased last month after a hefty drop in September, but the market still remained depressed by uncertainty about the future of diesel vehicles, an auto trade association said on Monday. The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders said new car registrations in October

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VW to offer all-electric car sharing service in Germany’s Berlin

Volkswagen said Thursday it’s launching an all-electric car sharing service in Berlin using its battery-powered Golf and Up! models as it seeks to build a business serving people in big cities who don’t own cars. The company said that it planned to expand its” We Share” project to big cities in Europe and North America

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UK dealer takes over Range Rover, Jaguar sales in Kenya

London-based luxury car dealer Inchcape Plc is set to take over the Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) dealership in Kenya after buying out the operation from RMA Group, which has exited the local market.JLR and Inchcape reached the dealership agreement in recent weeks, with a formal announcement expected to be made soon, sources familiar with the

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COMPANY CAR DRIVERS COULD SAVE ALMOST £7,400

New figures from Go Ultra Low reveal that company car drivers could save around £7,376 by switching to a 100% electric car. This figure, calculated by comparing average electric and diesel models, includes a Benefit in Kind (BIK) rate saving of £3,974, in addition to an average £3,402 fuel saving over a typical three-year cycle of

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SEAT MAINTAINS POSITION AS FASTEST GROWING BRAND IN TRUE FLEET!

SEAT UK has achieved True Fleet sales growth of 54% year-to-date* and has maintained its position as the fastest growing manufacturer in the channel. Climbing from 19th  to 13th most popular brand in fleet this year and with an expanding order-bank which points to sustainable growth, the Spanish manufacturer continues to resonate with business decision makers

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VAUXHALL ANNOUNCES INSIGNIA GSI PRICING

Luton– Following its world premiere at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show, Vauxhall has announced the prices for the all-new Insignia GSi, the performance variant of Vauxhall’s flagship model. Available in both Grand Sport and Sports Tourer body styles, and powered by either a 2.0-litre turbo-petrol or 2.0-litre BiTurbo diesel engine, the Insignia GSi will be

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Mitsubishi Outlander Has Taken SUV In What Car?

The Mitsubishi Outlander is both petrol PHEV and diesel guises, and Mitsubishi scored highly in the annual survey after the leading automotive title polled over 14,200 owners on the reliability of their new cars. The results were determined after the magazine asked owners if they had experienced any faults in the past 12 months. Faults

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SWITCHING FROM DIESEL VEHICLES LEAVES MOTORISTS OUT OF POCKET WARNS

Motorists could save a minimum of £380 per year* by sticking with diesel vehicles according to vehicle data expert cap hpi.The company is warning that motorists could find themselves out of pocket potentially by hundreds of pounds each year if they choose to switch to a petrol model from the diesel equivalent. Expert analysts from

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MITSUBISHI E-EVOLUTION CONCEPT TAKES THE DRIVING EXPERIENCE TO NEW LEVELS

The new MITSUBISHI e-EVOLUTION CONCEPT will make its world debut at the 45th Tokyo Motor Show on October 25, 2017. Offering the public a glimpse of the future of Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC), the new MITSUBISHI e-EVOLUTION CONCEPT takes the brand’s EV knowhow and all-wheel drive SUV expertise to a new level with the addition

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LATEST MERCEDES-BENZ POP-UP SHOP OPENS IN SELFRIDGES AT THE BULLRING

Mercedes-Benz has opened its newest Pop-Up in Selfridges at The Bullring in Birmingham. Bullring shoppers can visit the store within Selfridges which features some of the most popular Mercedes-Benz models, allowing customers to experience the cars up close, while also finding out more about the rest of the award-winning range. A Mercedes-AMG A 45 is

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