Mike Humble: As much as it goes against the grain of my site ethos, it is fair to include the odd special car that has that certain je ne sais quoi when it comes to style, flair and all round class. For many years I have adored big French cars, this bang up to date … More Forbidden Foreign Fruits: DS Automobiles: DS-5 HDi-180 Prestige 8/10
Popular Vauxhall Family Experience area back for 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed Family fun with wide range of activities suitable for children and adults New Insignia Grand Sport to make its Festival debut in Goodwood’s First Glance class Iconic Vauxhall game-changers also on display throughout the weekend Vauxhall has announced the return of its unique … More Vauxhall family fun zone at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2017
Its plain and simple, the Qashqai has been nothing more than a rip roaring success for Nissan. Its also been a perfect example of British design and engineering prowess and this all new model looks to continue this theme… Europe’s best-selling crossover upgraded with significant premium enhancements. Upgrades to design, quality, technology and performance inspired … More All new Nissan Qashqai revealed
Mike Humble: The Nissan Micra has always been a worthy if eye wateringly dull little car. But that’s all been changed… rather dramatically too. The all new Micra has also marked the phasing out of the clever little Nissan Note. So in the small car sector Nissan is now playing a very different kind of … More Time Well Spent: Nissan Micra N-Connecta 1.5 dCI 90 *Recommended*
London Taxi Co As Summer Arrives In The UK, London Taxi Company’s All-New Range-Extended Electric Black Cab Shines In Extreme Arizona Desert Heat London Taxi Company (LTC)’s strenuous testing regime for its range extended electric vehicle has taken the cab to the extreme desert heat of Arizona in the U.S. A critical part of the … More News: New London Cab keeps its cool in Arizona desert.
In the first of what’s hopefully many thoughts from the female of the species, Jacky Lawler shares her thoughts on a day spent at the Millbrook proving ground during the annual Society of Motor Manufacturers & Traders test day… Jacky Lawler Would you like to attend the 2017 SMMT Test Day? That’s what … More Jacky Lawler: My SMMT test day experience.
Occasional contributor John Eccleshall previously worked all his life in the commercial vehicle industry, and mainly with British products. A superb raconteur, font of knowledge and general all round good egg, he has many a funny tale stored in his grey matter memory banks. Over to you John… Mike Humbles articles and features on the Cummins-Railton … More Johns trucking good memory: Guns, Geezers & Gents.