Drivers should think long and hard before buying a diesel car, the Transport Secretary has said. The reported scheme would see drivers offered a cash incentive for replacing an old diesel car with a low-emission vehicle. Asked whether motorists should hesitate before buying a diesel, Mr Grayling told
Feb.24 -- What do you do after you creating the Tesla Model S? Well, for Tesla's former lead engineer Peter Rawlinson, you start your own car company called Lucid Motors. The company’s first car is the Air. It's all electric, with one-thousand horsepower and slated for full production in two
Motorists should hesitate before buying a diesel car to make sure they go for the "least polluting vehicle they can", the Transport Secretary has said.
As the SUV market has taken more and more sales, other sectors have fought for share, with the MPVs often becoming more like SUVs and the estate cars offering themselves up in a jacked-up, rugged kind of package. What we have here is a fully rugged big estate car with a proven pedigree.
The world's largest leisure travel company has announced that they have ordered a pair of "made in China" cruise ships in a world first.
Spring sees an uptick in classic car purchases, as nostalgic enthusiasts snap up historic convertibles for summer country drives or trips to the continent. Classics will never be the most practical cars for regular use, but there a few models that are relatively inexpensive to buy, easy to maintain
One of the best handling and entertaining compact hot hatchbacks is getting an environmentally-minded makeover for the upcoming Geneva motor show.
The new Mercedes-Benz E-class has been the voted the winner of the UK Car of the Year Awards 2017. Having already been awarded the accolade of Best Executive Car when the category winners were announced at the beginning of January, the E-class then cruised to victory in the overall vote. The Mercedes
London’s Royal Docks are bracing for hordes of car enthusiasts to descend upon the ExCel Centre this week as some of the world’s rarest and most expensive motors appear at the annual exhibition. Now into its third year, the London Classic Car Show is exhibiting over 700 vehicles across ExCel’s 100-acre
Potholes are the bane of drivers, especially in the Philippines. Driving through them can be extremely challenging and very damaging to a car, particularly when it comes to its tires, ... The post Ford Developing a Warning System to Reduce Pothole Damages in Cars appeared first on Carmudi Philippines
You need something special to tear buyers away from the BMW 3-series, Audi A4 and Mercedes C-class, and this Alfa Romeo Giulia could well be it. Powered by a choice of petrol or diesel engines, and available only with an automatic gearbox, the Giulia aims to put Alfa Romeo back in contention, as well
We already showed you how to test drive a car properly. We even gave you handy tips on test driving a used car. However, all these recommendations will be for ... The post How to Get Your Car Salesman to Agree to a Test Drive appeared first on Carmudi Philippines Journal.
Carbon fiber materials are a huge paradox. Lightweight and flexible like a typical fabric, the strongest carbon fibers are ten times rigid, but five time lighter than steel. What’s more, ... The post Carbon Fibers: Why They’re the Next Big Thing in Cars appeared first on Carmudi Philippines Journal.
WASHINGTON (AP) — With states seizing the initiative on shaping the future of self-driving cars, General Motors is trying to persuade lawmakers across the country to approve rules that would benefit the automaker while potentially keeping its competitors off the road.
The cabriolet version of Mercedes-Benz's executive sedan will make its global debut at next month's Geneva Motor Show. Mercedes will be bringing a massive 34 different vehicles to Geneva including new special editions of the SL and SLC plus the already revealed Mercedes-Maybach G650 Landaulet
It was the birth of Euro NCAP’s car crash-testing programme, which is now promising further developments that will save lives in London. It all began in 1997 when experts, alarmed by the absence of transparent, reliable data on safety from the motor industry, decided to stage dramatic —and very public
Not only is Volvo’s V60 stylish and — despite its compact lines — spacious, it gives peace of mind, too. Volvo has long been at the forefront of safety, and if you order the £1,900 Driver Support Pack, you get Collision Warning with Full Auto Brake, so if you fail to react to a hazard ahead, the car
TOKYO (AP) — Carlos Ghosn, who leads the Nissan-Renault-Mitsubishi alliance, is handing over the helm at Nissan to Hiroto Saikawa, a veteran Japanese executive at Nissan, but Ghosn is staying on as chairman.
New pair of shoes? Or transatlantic flight from the UK to the US? That's the new conundrum at travelers' disposal, with this week's launch of bottom-of-the-barrel fares by Norwegian Air, which is offering flights for as low as $65 USD one-way.
Insurance companies will need to offer two types of protection for self-driving cars in the UK, to cover times when the vehicle is driving itself and times when a human driver is in control, according to government proposals. The plans, which are detailed in the Vehicle Technology and Aviation Bill,
Nearly half of drivers are put off buying an electric car because they fear running out of power and being unable to find a working charging point, according to research. Despite a rise in the number of hybrid and battery-powered vehicles registered in Britain, motorists said they still preferred petrol
Nissan said Carlos Ghosn will step aside as chief executive after leading the firm for 16 years, allowing him to concentrate on deploying his cost-cutting expertise across its alliance with Renaultand newly added Mitsubishi Motors. In handing over the helm to Hiroto Saikawa, a company veteran of 40
Nissan chief executive Carlos Ghosn said on Thursday he will quit the post to focus on overhauling scandal-hit Mitsubishi Motors, but will stay on as chairman at the Japanese automaker he was credited with saving. Ghosn, 62, who also heads up French automaker Renault, will hand over the reins to Nissan