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Celebrating a century of Citroen at the wheel of its icons

Celebrating a century of Citroen at the wheel of its icons

Wafting around the sunny suburbs of Paris in the back of a Citroen DS, it was hard not to give a presidential wave to the pedestrians who stopped to stare and point. There is something about the original automotive “goddess” that makes you feel slightly superior just by being associated with it. Iconic Citroen cars […]

Citroen
In pictures – 100 years of Citroen celebrated with spectacular Parisian display

In pictures – 100 years of Citroen celebrated with spectacular Parisian display

2019 marks 100 years since the launch of the very first Citroen motor car – the Type A. Since then, the French manufacturer has produced some of the most recognisable, innovation and, occasionally ridiculous cars in the business. To celebrate its centenary, Citroen invited us to try driving some of its most famous historic models […]

Car Feature
Motorway service stations overcharging drivers by up to £16 per tank

Motorway service stations overcharging drivers by up to £16 per tank

Motorway service stations have been accused of ripping off drivers by charging up to £16 more for a tank of fuel than nearby filling stations. Research has shown that the worst offenders are charging up to 37p per litre more than other forecourts only a few miles away. Kitty Bates of fuel price information service […]

Fuel Prices
New law could ban old tyres in effort to improve road safety

New law could ban old tyres in effort to improve road safety

The Government is consulting on a new law that could see older tyres banned from being used on certain types of vehicle. Under the proposed law, buses, coaches, lorries and minibuses would not be allowed to be fitted with tyres more than 10 years old. If the plan wins support it could be put into […]

Road Safety
Audi Q3 review

Audi Q3 review

The original Audi Q3 was a bit of a trailblazer when it launched in 2011. The family sized SUV market was already growing but the Q3 was one of the first from a premium brand. Now we’ve got Evoques, X2s, XC40s and GLCs coming out of our ears, so the market for the new Q3 […]

Car Review
Britain’s worst roads named by drivers

Britain’s worst roads named by drivers

The UK’s worst roads to drive on have been named by new research. Using data from councils around the country, Car Parts 4 Less has compiled a list of the most-complained about routes has been compiled, along with a list of those that have had the most money spent on improving them. After two years […]

Car News
Video – Guy Martin smashes tractor speed record in 103mph JCB

Video – Guy Martin smashes tractor speed record in 103mph JCB

Record-breaking TV presenter and engineer Guy Martin has claimed another title after smashing the British speed record – for tractors. Motorbike racer Martin hit the heady heights of 103.6mph at the wheel of a specially adapted JCB Fastrac at Elvington Airfield, near York. The new speed shattered the previous record of 87.27mph set by Top […]

Car News
Why you should never share photos of your driving licence or car documents online

Why you should never share photos of your driving licence or car documents online

Drivers have been urged not to share images of their personal or vehicle paperwork by the government agency responsible for licencing. The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) has warned drivers amid concerns that they could be exposing themselves to fraud. Identity theft Whether you’re proudly showing off your newly acquired licence or including photos […]

Car News
Where is the Top Gear track? Filming location for the test circuit – and if you can drive it

Where is the Top Gear track? Filming location for the test circuit – and if you can drive it

The latest series of Top Gear will see Paddy McGuinness, Chris Harris and Freddie Flintoff embark on a new automobile adventure. Along the way, the trio will return home where they will use the Top Gear test track to push a number of vehicles to their limits. But where is the iconic test track? Here’s […]

BBC
Dead relatives and 12-foot snakes – the weirdest things car buyers have taken on test drives

Dead relatives and 12-foot snakes – the weirdest things car buyers have taken on test drives

A 12-foot snake, a mattress and the ashes of a dead relative are among the weird and wonderful things car buyers have taken out on test drives in the last year. Car dealers across the country have been dishing the dirt on the strangest things customers have brought with them, ranging from the relatively normal […]

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