Motoring News From 2008

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Fuel Prices Hit Low Earners
 
Greater Manchester Reject Congestion Charges
SDR V-Storm Sportscar Now Available With Subaru Engine
SDR V-Storm Sportscar Now Available With Subaru Engine
 
M6 Extension Opened on UK Motorways' 50th Birthday
 
RAC Believes Utilising Motorway Hard Shoulders is not Adequate
Toyota Sprint Series
Toyota Sprint Series
 
Fuel Saving Tips 'The Community Approach'
 
Winter Caravan Care Tips
 
How to Check Your Tyre Pressure - 87% of Drivers Forget
Think to Supply London With the 'TH!NK city' Electric Car
Think to Supply London With the 'TH!NK city' Electric Car
 
Avoid Drink Driving this Christmas, With Free Coca-Cola
 
People Still Use Mobile Phones Whilst Driving
 
The Ford Focus RS Will Debut at the Millennium Stadium, in the Wales Rally GB
Silverstone Confirmed as the Venue for 2009 World Series by Renault
Silverstone Confirmed as the Venue for 2009 World Series by Renault
 
London's 'Western Extension' Congestion Charge to be Abolished
Meguiar's Car Enthusiast of the Year Award
Meguiar's Car Enthusiast of the Year Award
 
Euro NCAP’S First Rear Impact Test Results
Rare Personalised Registration Plate '1 RH' has Been Sold
Rare Personalised Registration Plate '1 RH' has Been Sold
Clarion DUZ388RMP Double DIN Audio Head Unit Released
Clarion DUZ388RMP Double DIN Audio Head Unit Released
 
The Association of British Drivers: 'Government Speeding Proposal Will Hit Safe Drivers'
 
No Excuses for Being Late For Work This Winter
Fit Winter Tyres to Improve Road Safety
Fit Winter Tyres to Improve Road Safety
Two Thirds of Motorists at Risk of Driving Ban From Speeding
Two Thirds of Motorists at Risk of Driving Ban From Speeding
 
Department for Transport Tackling Speeding, Drink and Drug Drivers
A1 Team Malaysia Completes Shelter Outreach Project
A1 Team Malaysia Completes Shelter Outreach Project
 
Britain Wins Three Accolades at the Autocar 2008 Awards
 
London Motorsport Show incorporating Race Car Live Prepares to Open its Doors
Yvan Muller Wins World Touring Car Championship
Yvan Muller Wins World Touring Car Championship
 
Young Driver Tips and Advice
 
Allan McNish Voted 'Driver of the Decade' in the American Le Mans Series
 
Used Car Values Show Signs of Improvement
 
Whiplash Injury Costs
 
Results From the Professional MotorSport World Annual Awards
Test if You Are Over the Drink Driving Limit With AlcoSense
Test if You Are Over the Drink Driving Limit With AlcoSense
A1GP Lippo Village Track Layout
A1GP Lippo Village Track Layout
 
Young Males are More Likely to be Driving Without Insurance or a Liscense
 
Watch Classic Motor Film Footage Online for Free
Classic Car Values Show Investment Still Proves Worthwhile
Classic Car Values Show Investment Still Proves Worthwhile
Easy Clean Alloy Wheels From Alcoa
Easy Clean Alloy Wheels From Alcoa
PowerStation & PowerSupply hold second open day following previous success
PowerStation & PowerSupply hold second open day following previous success
 
Emissions Based Road Tax Changes for Older Cars Expected
 
Drivers Convicted of Being Over the Drink Driving Limit Face Substantial Car Insurance Premiums
 
Motorists are Choosing the Wrong Oil for Their Car Engine
 
A1GP Heads to Surfers Paradise, Australia
The UK's Oldest Automotive Technician
The UK's Oldest Automotive Technician
 
Schedule Your Car Maintenance to Help Avoid Large Repair Bills
 
Car Dealers Request Chancellor to Reduce the Rate of VAT
 
Car Insurance for Young Drivers Could be Invalidated
 
Children in Need to Recieve Donations From Sporting Bears at This Year's Classic Motor Show
 
How to Improve Your mpg
Lewis Hamilton’s World Championship Win is the Latest Feather in Formula 3’s Cap, says Kumho Tyres
Lewis Hamilton’s World Championship Win is the Latest Feather in Formula 3’s Cap, says Kumho Tyres
 
Support National Anti-Bullying Week With the Highway Code Driver Training
Rossini Disc Brakes Sales Surge Ahead as UK Currency Falters
Rossini Disc Brakes Sales Surge Ahead as UK Currency Falters
 
Nissan GT-R Takes Seventh Win and Championship Title of the 2008 Super GT
 
National Road Charging Trial - It Could Even Prove Popular
NICE Car Company Urges London boroughs to Follow Westminster’s Lead
NICE Car Company Urges London boroughs to Follow Westminster’s Lead
 
Switzerland Set the Pace in Chengdu
 
RAC Busts Road Building Myths
 
Winter Driving Tips
 
Car of the Year 2009
A Personalised Registration – A Great Christmas Present Idea!
A Personalised Registration – A Great Christmas Present Idea!
 
LV= reports one in four motorists have been a victim of a car break in
Car Protection Tips For Winter
Car Protection Tips For Winter
 
EA Brings Need for Speed to Life in Next Summer's Biggest Drift and Time Attack Racing Event
 
Are Alternative Fuels About To Go Mainstream?
 
New Euro NCAP Five Star Rating: Impossible Without Electronic Stability Control
 
Business Road Safety Leaders Welcome ESC Focus In New Car Crash Tests
 
The London Motorsport Show incorporating Race Car Live! at Brands Hatch in November
 
The Classic Motor Show At The Birmingham NEC In November
 
Drivers Are In Added Danger Driving In The Dark
Kumho Launches Ultra Low Profile 15 series Tyre
Kumho Launches Ultra Low Profile 15 series Tyre
 
Rare Personalised Registration Plate '1 RH' is up for Auction
The KTM X-Bow ‘Race’
The KTM X-Bow ‘Race’
 
TRACKER defeats Jammers
 
TRACKER's Car Security Advice
The 1000mph Car
The 1000mph Car
Koenigsegg CCXR Edition coming to the UK
Koenigsegg CCXR Edition coming to the UK
Poorly Inflated Tyres are Costing You Money
Poorly Inflated Tyres are Costing You Money
 
One in Six Drivers are breaking Child Car Seat Law
 
Don’t be Dim this Winter
 
Seven MOT Blunders
 
The Institute of Advanced Motorists welcomes the fall in Road Deaths
 
Car Insurance 'Write Off' Categories
 
Good News for Car Dealers in a Challenging Used Car Environment
Used Car Market Slows
Used Car Market Slows
 
£200 an hour: Garage labour rates spiral ‘out of control’
DVLA Unlocks the Safe to its ‘F’ Prefix Registrations
DVLA Unlocks the Safe to its ‘F’ Prefix Registrations
 
The Driving Standard's Agency Jail Sentences Handed to Driving Test Fraudsters
 
Beware of a Break Down on the Hard Shoulder
 
Jamjar Cars Launches New Proposition
 
Gateshead College to run the Ford Masters Apprenticeship Programme
 
Ruislip-based Skillnet Automotive Academy to join the London Task Force on Apprenticeships
 
Smartwax Concours Paste Wax
 
Don’t panic about weakening 4x4 residual values – help is at hand
 
Identity Theft for Cars
New Black look for the Clarion FB289RBT
New Black look for the Clarion FB289RBT
 
Used Convertible Car Buyers Bucking The Trend
 
According to IAM you can save up to £2 of fuel per week by simply reversing your car into a parking space
 
Hummer at the 2008 British International Motor Show
First Fully Electric Car Makes Its UK Show Debut
First Fully Electric Car Makes Its UK Show Debut
 
HPI Warns Of An Attack Of The Clones as the DVLA Issues a Further V5 Warning
 
RAC Inspections survey reveals 85% of buyers are fooled by shiny paintwork
The New Mexician Sports Car the Mastretta MXT
The New Mexician Sports Car the Mastretta MXT
 
October 2p Fuel Duty Rise Scrapped
 
A Drink Drive Endorsement is an 11 Year Black Mark
 
Bosch's Start/Stop Technology
 
There is Currently no demand among Used Car Buyers for Petrol 4x4s
 
Still too few small cars with ESP
 
Motorists Urged To Take A 'Lift' And 'Share' The Cost
 
Alamo Reveals The Best Way To Enjoy A Happy Road Trip
Gates Introduces Line Of Radiator Caps For High Speed Race Cars
Gates Introduces Line Of Radiator Caps For High Speed Race Cars
 
Smartleather From Smartwax®
 
Do Used Diesel Cars Still Make Financial Sense?
The Breckland Beira Sports Car
The Breckland Beira Sports Car
 
Buying a Car at a Car Auction
 
Fragile Used Car market means good deals for motorists
 
According to the latest RAC Research :: Motorists are getting poor value from today's economy
 
Garages just one click away from new industry Code of Practice
 
Alpine Develops Thin Subwoofer To Generate Bass In Restricted Automotive Space
A recent ‘St Georges Day’ sale of convertibles on behalf of Lex at BCA Brighouse attracted Used Car Buyers from all over the country
A recent ‘St Georges Day’ sale of convertibles on behalf of Lex at BCA Brighouse attracted Used Car Buyers from all over the country
 
Buying a Used Car can be both an exciting and a stressful experience
 
Motoring expert Vicki Butler-Henderson said: 'We really are a nation of naughty drivers'
The DVLA’S Personal Touch To Getting Married
The DVLA’S Personal Touch To Getting Married
 
ILLEGAL DRIVING INSTRUCTORS may be operating in your area
The NICE Mega City Electric Car
The NICE Mega City Electric Car
 
Safe Driving is about a mixture of techniques
 
One In Five Cars Fails Its First MOT
 
Driver Testing and Training to be overhauled
 
Beware of Foreign Lorries
 
Selling Your Used Car? You Should Clean up!
 
Used Cars Buying Tips :: three quarters of used cars inspected by the RAC have faults that would cause the car to fail an MOT
 
Fuel's Gold - some tips from the IAM on saving fuel
 
Over 1 Million Cars Are Still Being Illegally Scrapped Every Year
 
Some Top Tips for Driving Abroad
 
Fuel Supply Not Under Threat Say Petrol Retailers
 
Used Car Buyers Urged To Defy The Credit Crunch
 
Father's Day Smartwax
 
If you are Caught using a Mobile Phone it will cost you more than a Fine and Points
Oxford Based Business Man Invests £34,400 in WEL 5H
Oxford Based Business Man Invests £34,400 in WEL 5H
50 Years Of Supercar Icons At British Motor Show
50 Years Of Supercar Icons At British Motor Show
 
Petrol Retailers Refute Pump Price Fears
 
End Of The Road For Vehicle ‘Clockers’
 
Fast Spreading Virus Makes Our Roads An Increasingly Dangerous Habitat
 
Who Makes The Best Engine In The World?
 
Groundbreaking Turbocharger Speed Sensors Are Made Available For Use On All Turbocharged Cars
 
2.5 million motorists suffer backache behind the wheel
 
Stay On The Superhighway To Beat Online Car Buying ‘Back Street’ Fraud
 
Industry Demand For Vehicle Damage Assessment Satisfied
 
Watch Out Below
The HUMMER H2
The HUMMER H2
 
Who Would Buy Your Crummy Car?
 
The Ford Mondeo Tops Class Of 2007 Used Car Deals
 
What Happens When A Car Air Bag Goes Off?
 
1500 Albert Halls Of Holes Bringing Misery To Motorists
 
Buyers Warned To Avoid ‘Bargain’ Foreign-Registered Vehicles
The HUMMER H3
The HUMMER H3
'WEL 5H’ Plate KO’s The Pride Of Wales
'WEL 5H’ Plate KO’s The Pride Of Wales
 
Agreement Set To Accelerate The Arrival Of Hydrogen Vehicles
Taxiwise Calls For Summer Of Safety
Taxiwise Calls For Summer Of Safety
 
Fast Arrest Thanks To TomTom WORK Tracking System
 
Are Motorists Learning To Love 'Speed Cameras'?
 
Think! That Yawn Could Save Your Life
 
Budget ‘Car Tax Trap’ Hits Less Wealthy Car Drivers Hardest
 
First Fully Electric Car To Go On Sale In The UK
Car Mechanics Magazine Celebrates 50 Years
Car Mechanics Magazine Celebrates 50 Years
Learn How to Draw and Paint Cars like a Pro!
Learn How to Draw and Paint Cars like a Pro!
HUMMER H3 converted into Man-Sized Radio Control Car
HUMMER H3 converted into Man-Sized Radio Control Car
 
Speeding Fines Decrease By 108% According to National Car Rental
 
Stirling Moss Named Greatest F1 Driver of all time
 
Bad Time For Fuel Duty Increase Say Petrol Retailers
‘Allo ‘allo from Comma as it turns oil French
‘Allo ‘allo from Comma as it turns oil French
The Murray Walker Scrapbook by Murray Walker & Philip Porter
The Murray Walker Scrapbook by Murray Walker & Philip Porter
 
Blue Is The New Silver
HUMMER has partnered with Mountain Rescue
HUMMER has partnered with Mountain Rescue
The Clarion NAX973HD Hard Disk Drive
The Clarion NAX973HD Hard Disk Drive
The Majority of Motorists bothered by Glare of Headlamps
The Majority of Motorists bothered by Glare of Headlamps
 
TyreSafe survey reflects poor condition of the Nation’s Tyre Pressure Airlines
 
Emission Reduction or Money-Raising Scheme?
 
Road Tax Evasion Figures for the DFT
 
Zeta vanCONTROLLER gains VOSA Type Approval for Speed Limiter
 
Guy Salmon First To Offer Mercedes Benz GL Class on its Rental Fleet
Success at Heathrow Leads Avis to Extend Trials for Expert Child Seat Fitting Service
Success at Heathrow Leads Avis to Extend Trials for Expert Child Seat Fitting Service
 
Choosing a new car is getting much harder
 
Potholes Causing Mayhem For UK’s Tyres
DVLA Personalised Registrations
DVLA Personalised Registrations
 
Used Car Dealers Expect Retail Success in 2008
 
A 21st Century makeover for the Blue Badge Scheme
 
The Michelin Guide Great Britain and Ireland 2008
 
Texaco and Havoline Brands Continue Support for Ginetta G20 Championship
 
Rallye Sunseeker And Turbo Dynamics Won’t Disappoint
 
BVRLA Fleets Save Three Million Tonnes of CO2 In Just Four Years
 
Direct Line Launches No Claims Discount Protection for Vandalism Victims
Bosch's EPP System provides increased protection for Pedestrians and Cyclists
Bosch's EPP System provides increased protection for Pedestrians and Cyclists
See the KTM X-Bow at the Autosport Show
See the KTM X-Bow at the Autosport Show
 
Don’t Gamble With Grip Says Kwik-Fit
 
Avis's Top Winter Driving Tips
 
A Hundred Dollars A Barrel – Another Bad Sign For Transport Says FTA
 
Fuel price increase is forcing drivers off the road
 
Don't Use Hot Water to de-ice your Windscreen
 
With Bad Predicted Bad Weather on the way are Cold Weather Tyres the Answer?

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