Semi-retired car dealer Mark Newton share a few of his thoughts on the small ads, eBay and Internet car adverts. Spilling the beans in a typically light hearted trade insider and non-PC way, he explains to us what the advert babble and small print really means…. Mark K Newton: I woke up one morning and phoned … More Jusfer Laffs: What those ads really say.
Vauxhall Motors Performance variant Insignia available from £33,375 on-the-road Flagship model is the fastest Vauxhall to take on Nürburgring circuit 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 … More All new Vauxhall Insignia GSi Pricing Announced
LEVC / Mike Humble: Coor blimey Guv’nor they’re finally here! London’s world famous taxi cab fleet has been joined by an all new pure electric version. And would you Adam and Eve it they are built here in Britain backed up by a £300+million investment. The LEVC TX is already picking up its first punters and … More Industry News: London’s Black Cab Turns Green.
Mike Humble: Its been almost thirteen years since to collapse of MG Rover, and it still sparks debate and emotion. The love for the brand is incredibly strong and passionate and I think this 100 minute extravaganza portrays this well. If you like some serious nostalgia or merely looking for a present for a petrol … More Stocking Filler Ideas: The Rover Story DVD
Mike Humble: Toyota have over twenty years experience with the Hybrid drive-line. The Auris may seem a trifle dull to some whereby the Prius can be viewed as cliche and too sci-fi. Well, its time to say hello to something a little funkier and enjoyable – the Toyota C-HR a car I thoroughly enjoyed… Even … More Time Well Spent: Toyota C-HR 1.8 Hybrid: 8/10 *Recommended*
Mike Humble The Daimler motor company had a rich and respected past of which many people, including bus operators, had an enviable loyalty. William Lyons was almost held in regard as being another Donald Stokes, that was until Leyland Motors with Stokes at the helm bought into Jaguar Daimler in the early 1960`s. Many people … More Blunder Bus: The Daimler Roadliner
In Partnership With: North Yorkshire Moors Railway The Vauxhall Crossland X is the the first fruit of the Vauxhall Opel PSA partnership. Designed long before the eventual takeover by PSA, the Crossland X sits slightly higher in the pecking order to the established and highly successful Mokka X. I found it to be a bitter … More Time Well Spent: Vauxhall Crossland X 1.2T Elite – 6/10