Mike Humble: It may be one of Europe’s busiest motorways… and certainly the UKs most loathed but this weekend marks the 30 anniversary of the opening of the M25… Living in West Sussex as I do I cannot visit relatives in the north or midlands without enduring the dreaded M25. Opened on the … More Happy Birthday: M25 reaches 30
VAUXHALL MOTORS Covered in camouflage, Vauxhall’s all-new flagship model, which will be known as the Insignia Grand Sport, is in its final stage of development on UK roads before it makes its world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show next March. The Insignia Grand Sport is a five-door hatchback that is based on a completely … More All new 2017 Insignia in final development stage.
Mike Humble: Small cars with two pedal control can sometimes disappoint the driver. But if they are engineered correctly, a small city car with a CVT gearbox can sometimes be the automatic choice. Other good news is its vastly improved build quality. Its becoming a rather good little car… CLICK HERE for the full review of … More Time Well Spent: Honda Jazz EX CVT: 8/10
Mike Humble: Some tales from a while ago during my stint behind the wheel when working on the buses… Now you would think that shovelling people onto buses would be a simple task – for most of the time it is. I used to work to a strict practice of what I called; The Three G Rule – gerrem … More On the buses: Rail Replacement
Vauxhall Motors / Mike Humble: Vauxhall’s ten-vehicle stand celebrates its export history HB Viva and Bedford vans Previously unseen archive material on display, along with rare and unique vehicles Marque owners’ clubs join manufacturer to create impressive ‘Vauxhall Zone’ Vauxhall Motors’ Heritage Centre is preparing for its largest ever display at next month’s Lancaster Insurance … More 2016 Classic Car Show to see Vauxhall Heritage’s biggest ever display.
The first from our man in the North about his everyday life working in public transport. In his opening gambit, he tells us just how Blakey has been shrunken into a small plastic box with just a mere handful of wires… but reams of paperwork. Having been in the bus industry for over 30 years (only a … More A view from the North: Its a great life on the buses – Statistically speaking!
VAUXHALL MOTORS Bumper sales with 47,067 vehicles sold in plate-change month Two models in top ten UK best-sellers: Corsa and Astra Vauxhall number one in Scotland plus Corsa number one car Best-selling retail van manufacturer, Brit-built Vivaro top retail van Vauxhall sold 47,067 cars and vans in the crucial plate-change month of … More Industry News: Impressive September figures for Vauxhall.