Events Preview: The 2014 Commercial Vehicle Show

Mike Humble / SMMT Tuesday the 29th of April sees an important day on the calendar for those involved with haulage or transportation. The UK commercial vehicle show kicks off at Birminghams N.E.C with exhibitors showing their wares, everything from tyres to roof spoilers and all the major component suppliers will be there. And of … More Events Preview: The 2014 Commercial Vehicle Show

A Week With The: Honda Civic SR 1.6 i-DTEC

Mike Humble: st1:*{behavior:url(#ieooui) } /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-parent:””; mso-padding-alt:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0cm; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:”Times New Roman”;} This Is the second Civic engagement in so many weeks and I was particularly pleased when the five door hatch arrived recently fitted with Honda`s 1.6 i-DTEC power unit. … More A Week With The: Honda Civic SR 1.6 i-DTEC

Industry News: MG all set for an electric birthday!

SMMT / MG Motor UK MG is celebrating its 90th anniversary at SMMT’s headquarters in Westminster by showing its current and future technology. The MG Dynamo concept electric vehicle makes its international premiere, and is shown alongside the current MG3 and MG6. The MG Dynamo concept is the latest car to be created at parent … More Industry News: MG all set for an electric birthday!

Diesel Cars: Could it be the beginning of the end?

Our man Andy Goundry has been considering a Diesel dilemma… Diesel power has seen a huge upsurge in popularity with new car buyers over the last few years, driven not least by diesel cars – claimed – highly impressive fuel economy coupled with the perception that they are greener than their petrol-powered brethren. The slightly … More Diesel Cars: Could it be the beginning of the end?

A Week With The: Honda Civic Tourer SR 1.8i VTEC

Mike Humble: Ever since a brief drive of the latest Civic at last years S.M.M.T test event at the Millbrook proving ground, I had been looking forward to spending a little more time with Honda’s answer to the Focus. My own personal experience of the Civic was pleasurable, I ran the previous model as a company … More A Week With The: Honda Civic Tourer SR 1.8i VTEC