Lorenzo Bilotto: The hot topic in my barber shop will come as no surprise to you all, it has been the ever upward rise in energy bills. It does seem quite remarkable that energy prices will rise between 8 to 10% in the next year and some energy experts are predicting that in 15 years time … More The Man In The Mirror – Reflections of a Barber.
Mike Humble: Ok, so this site serves to provide some interest, education and maybe a smile on most things to do with land based transport, but on the subject of the only successful supersonic airliner, I think we can let this one slip through the net. Can you believe that its ten years since the last Concorde in … More Humble Opinions: Concorde 10 Years On – How Times Flies
MG Motor UK The first customers of MG’s new supermini are rejoicing at receiving their cars this week, as the Longbridge based manufacturer begins customer deliveries of the eagerly awaited MG3. The MG3 is available in four specifications, with the top of the range, 3STYLE priced at only £9,999, down to the entry level, … More Industry News: MG3 Deliveries Commence
Mike Humble: One or two recent events caused me to think awhile about cheap dependable cars. Firstly there is the rip roaring success of Dacia in the UK who have cleverly filled the void of basic and simple new cars built to run the distance for less than the price of a second hand one. … More Whatever Happened To: Lada Cars
Mike Humble: Don’t get me wrong, I am the first to complain about shoddy dealer service – its the one thing that really grinds my gears in the motor trade. Even in the present day where complaining has never been more simple, the same old tales of woe involving wonky workmanship, dodgy dealer or Shark … More Humble Opinions: Keep it in the Family.
Vauxhall Motors: Vauxhall’s rugged SUV-inspired all-purpose Insignia Country Tourer is available to order now with prices starting from £25,349 on-the-road, up to £5,000 cheaper than its D-segment crossover rivals. Known as the Insignia Country Tourer, and based on the Sports Tourer model, but with all-wheel drive, higher ground clearance and tougher styling, the new addition … More Industry News: Vauxhall to launch a new Insignia themed S.U.V
Lorenzo Bilotto: Hello and welcome, my name is Lorenzo and I consider myself a true petrol head, car enthusiast, a transport buff and anything else associated with an engine. I am also a Barber in West Sussex and have been for 24 years now. I love chatting about cars so this career suits me well, … More The Man In The Mirror: Reflections of a Barber