Mike Humble: Cars have certainly become more efficient, comfortable, safer and ecologically sound in recent years. When was the last time you ever really smelt that pungent yet sweet smell of an engine on choke on a cold winters morning – exactly, and like me do you smile when an old classic rattles by encouraging … More Humble Opinions: Total Recall
Andy Goundry raises a glass in celebration of the UK`s most popular PSV chassis in recent times – The Dennis Dart. The Midi Marvellous: Ask the man in the street – or even the proverbial man on the Clapham omnibus – to name Britain’s best-selling bus, and it’s odds-on that he would offer up the … More Bus & Coach: Dennis – 25 years of the Dart.
Mike Humble: Though some people may disagree with me, I need no real excuse to visit Birmingham. I like the people, the place and its sometimes brutalistic architecture – as Telly Savalas was once quoted as saying in a promotional film about the City shot by Harold Baim… its my kinda town! Arguably, one of … More Humble Opinions: The Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show – 2013
Mike Humble: Well the site seems to be taking shape nicely and all of us who have burned the midnight oil in our attempt to inform and entertain in equal measures, thank you for your comments and facebook activity. What started out as a spare time soap box for those of us with an opinion … More Humble Opinions: Say hello to our new two wheeled wordsmith!
Words: EAST COAST TRAINS Make sure you tune in to the new Sky1 HD series, All Aboard, which features the East Coast mainline as you’ve never seen it before! All Aboard: East Coast Trains is a brand new Sky 1HD documentary series looking at life along one of Britain’s busiest railway routes. The series will reveal … More Rail Rambles: Trains on the telly – East Coast Style.
Story: Construction Enquirer Construction of the new £100m National Automotive Innovation Campus (NAIC) in Coventry will start next September. The timetable has been firmed-up following the signing of Heads of Terms for construction this week by the University of Warwick, Warwick Manufacturing Group and Jaguar Land Rover. The research centre will be housed in an … More Industry News: The rise of England`s Motor City?
James Godwin vents his spleen and lets off steam regarding a topic so very close to many high mileage drivers hearts – Cruise Control and wonders if there is any point! ‘Set’, ‘Cancel’, ‘Resume’ and ‘On/Off’: three settings on a car I never thought I’d use or even need. Those little plastic steering wheel buttons … More Provoking Thoughts: Are we just cruising for a bruising?