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New Volkswagen Golf

New Volkswagen GolfThe next version of the Volkswagen Golf has been unveiled already. This is before the lifecycle of the current model should really be finished, but it’s believed to be necessary to ensure the Golf is more cost-effective to manufacture.

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Report says new car tax rates for second-hand cars is fair

Report says new car tax rates for second-hand cars is fairIn 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.

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New Ford Ka

New Ford KaThe new Ford Ka will be launched at the Paris Motor Show in October. The outgoing model remains a great car to drive, but it’s certainly a long way off the mark in terms of class-leading efficiency. This should change with the new model.

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71 per cent of British motorists would consider driving an electric car

71 per cent of British motorists would consider driving an electric carNew 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.

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Roush and Wrightbus work on Hybrid Technology

Roush and Wrightbus work on Hybrid Technology

WrightbusHybrid 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.

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New Honda Jazz

New Honda JazzHonda’s all-new Jazz goes on sale this autumn featuring a range of low emission, high economy petrol engines.

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Damon Hill To Drive Tesla Roadster In Capital Arrive and Drive

Damon Hill To Drive Tesla Roadster In Capital Arrive and Drive

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 London’s Horse Guards Parade on 31 July, 2008.

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New SEATs at the Motor Show

New SEATs at the Motor ShowSEAT’s 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.

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UK’s First Electric Taxi Makes Debut At The Motor Show

UK’s First Electric Taxi Makes Debut At The Motor ShowA new electric taxi helps cabbies beat rising fuel costs, Vehicle Excise Duty and Congestion Charge costs.

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T 25 City Car

T 25 City Car

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.

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