August 5, 2008
The next version of the Volkswagen Golf has been unveiled already. This is before the lifecycle of the current model should really be finished, but its believed to be necessary to ensure the Golf is more cost-effective to manufacture.
August 4, 2008
In a report out today, Vehicle Excise Duty as an environmental tax, the Environmental Audit Committee concludes there is nothing intrinsically unfair or unusual about setting new VED rates for cars that have already been purchased.
August 1, 2008
The new Ford Ka will be launched at the Paris Motor Show in October. The outgoing model remains a great car to drive, but its certainly a long way off the mark in terms of class-leading efficiency. This should change with the new model.
July 31, 2008
New figures reveal that almost three quarters (71 per cent) of British motorists would consider driving an electric car to help combat green issues, according to research by esure car insurance.
July 30, 2008
Hybrid buses are here, and the technology is being improved. The Wrightbus is powered by just a standard 2.4 litre diesel engine as used in the Ford Transit mated with a hybrid system.
July 29, 2008
Hondas all-new Jazz goes on sale this autumn featuring a range of low emission, high economy petrol engines.
July 28, 2008
Formula One World Champion, Damon Hill, will be driving the Tesla Roadster, the first electric sportscar to go on sale in Europe, in the GreenFleet Capital Arrive N Drive 08 event, which will start on Londons Horse Guards Parade on 31 July, 2008.
July 25, 2008
SEATs stand at the Motor Show is full of life and colour, with the central attraction being the launch of the new Ibiza SportCoupé. However even the new Ibiza 5 door is a debut to British buyers.
July 24, 2008
A new electric taxi helps cabbies beat rising fuel costs, Vehicle Excise Duty and Congestion Charge costs.
July 23, 2008
Gordon Murray Design says that its T25 city car - its architecture, packaging and manufacturing process - promises to be the biggest revolution in the mass production of cars in the last 100 years.