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Audi Q3 review

Audi Q3 review

The original Audi Q3 was a bit of a trailblazer when it launched in 2011. The family sized SUV market was already growing but the Q3 was one of the first from a premium brand. Now we’ve got Evoques, X2s, XC40s and GLCs coming out of our ears, so the market for the new Q3 […]

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Britain’s worst roads named by drivers

Britain’s worst roads named by drivers

The UK’s worst roads to drive on have been named by new research. Using data from councils around the country, Car Parts 4 Less has compiled a list of the most-complained about routes has been compiled, along with a list of those that have had the most money spent on improving them. After two years […]

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Video – Guy Martin smashes tractor speed record in 103mph JCB

Video – Guy Martin smashes tractor speed record in 103mph JCB

Record-breaking TV presenter and engineer Guy Martin has claimed another title after smashing the British speed record – for tractors. Motorbike racer Martin hit the heady heights of 103.6mph at the wheel of a specially adapted JCB Fastrac at Elvington Airfield, near York. The new speed shattered the previous record of 87.27mph set by Top […]

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Why you should never share photos of your driving licence or car documents online

Why you should never share photos of your driving licence or car documents online

Drivers have been urged not to share images of their personal or vehicle paperwork by the government agency responsible for licencing. The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) has warned drivers amid concerns that they could be exposing themselves to fraud. Identity theft Whether you’re proudly showing off your newly acquired licence or including photos […]

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Where is the Top Gear track? Filming location for the test circuit – and if you can drive it

Where is the Top Gear track? Filming location for the test circuit – and if you can drive it

The latest series of Top Gear will see Paddy McGuinness, Chris Harris and Freddie Flintoff embark on a new automobile adventure. Along the way, the trio will return home where they will use the Top Gear test track to push a number of vehicles to their limits. But where is the iconic test track? Here’s […]

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Dead relatives and 12-foot snakes – the weirdest things car buyers have taken on test drives

Dead relatives and 12-foot snakes – the weirdest things car buyers have taken on test drives

A 12-foot snake, a mattress and the ashes of a dead relative are among the weird and wonderful things car buyers have taken out on test drives in the last year. Car dealers across the country have been dishing the dirt on the strangest things customers have brought with them, ranging from the relatively normal […]

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Watch MINI celebrate a double anniversary with The Italian Job tribute

Watch MINI celebrate a double anniversary with The Italian Job tribute

MINI has celebrated two landmark anniversaries in the history of the world-famous badge with a special event at its Oxford plant. Sixty years ago this year the first Mini rolled off the production line in Oxford and 50 years ago this month The Italian Job, in which the world-famous British car played a starring role, […]

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More new cars identified to be at risk of keyless theft

More new cars identified to be at risk of keyless theft

Four brand-new cars have had their security rating downgraded by testers because they are vulnerable to keyless theft. Independent body Thatcham Research revealed that four of the seven cars assessed in its latest round of testing would have achieved “good” or higher rating had it not been for concerns around their keyless entry systems. Read […]

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Thousands of drivers have been taken to court over this paperwork error

Thousands of drivers have been taken to court over this paperwork error

Tens of thousands of drivers have been taken to court in the last year for failing to keep the DVLA up to date. New figures show that in 2018, 73,500 vehicle keepers ended up in court for keeping a vehicle which does not meet insurance requirements, paying out more than £12 million in fines. That […]

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Nissan takes the ICE out of ice-cream vans with zero-emissions concept

Nissan takes the ICE out of ice-cream vans with zero-emissions concept

Nissan has unveiled an all-electric ice cream van to mark this year’s Clean Air Day. The zero-emissions concept vehicle takes the ICE (internal combustion engine) out of the traditional ice cream van and replaces it with the battery electric running gear of the e-NV200 van. Cleaner treats Most ice cream vans use diesel engines which […]

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