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Opinion: Why the perfect fleet needs two Vauxhall Insignias

Opinion: Why the perfect fleet needs two Vauxhall Insignias

1 day ago   |   Autocar

To stop his Mercedes E350 V6 chewing a hole in his wallet, this writer has gone mainstream In the last eight months I have bought not one but two decade-old Vauxhall Insignias...
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Mercedes hinting at having something to sign?

2 days ago   |   PlanetF1

Never let it be said that fans can't find hidden messages in the most simple of things, even a pen. The Mercedes Formula 1 team , the only outfit yet to confirm its full line...
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Vauxhall Corsa-e 2020 long-term review

Vauxhall Corsa-e 2020 long-term review

6 days ago   |   Autocar

It didn't win our most recent group test, but now Vauxhall's new supermini tries to win our hearts with petrol and electric versions Why we ran it: To get to know Vauxhall's...
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Kia rebranding: further details released of "bold transformation"

Kia rebranding: further details released of "bold transformation"

6 days ago   |   Autocar

Kia will move away from being purely a carmaker to being a mobility services provider, plans seven new bespoke EVs by 2027 Kia has further detailed its revamped brand strategy...
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Buy them before we do: second-hand picks for 15 January

Buy them before we do: second-hand picks for 15 January

6 days ago   |   Autocar

Gearbox aside, the Kia Stinger was and still is a true snorter. Sunset yellow or Ember Orange? It seems only yesterday that we were waving goodbye to our long-term Stinger...
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Volvo XC40 Recharge T5 R-Design: long-term test review - pictures

8 days ago   |   Auto Express   |   2 articles

Pictures of the our long term Volvo XC40 T5 Recharge R-Design
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Volvo XC40 Recharge T5 R-Design: long-term test review

Volvo XC40 Recharge T5 R-Design: long-term test review

8 days ago   |   Auto Express   |   2 articles

Verdict The simple truth is that buyers can only make a call on what's best for them right now. But if spending six months with the Volvo XC40 T5 has taught me anything, it's...
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Oil hits 11-month high; China car sales keep recovering - business live

8 days ago   |   The Guardian

Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news 7.41am GMT Good morning, and welcome to our rolling coverage of the world economy, the financial markets, the...
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Renault strategy boss named as new head of Alpine

Renault strategy boss named as new head of Alpine

9 days ago   |   Autocar   |   2 articles

Laurent Rossi will replace long-time F1 team boss Cyril Abiteboul at the helm of the sporting brand Groupe Renault has named Laurent Rossi as the new head of Alpine, which...
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SEAT Mii electric: long-term test review - pictures

10 days ago   |   Auto Express   |   2 articles

Pictures of our long term SEAT Mii electric
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Second boy, 14, arrested after restaurant owner was hit and killed by own car

Second boy, 14, arrested after restaurant owner was hit and killed by own car

Mohammed Islam, 53, died from the impact A second 14-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man was hit by his own car during a robbery. Mohammed Islam... Read more ...

Trump pardoned self-driving car engineer sentenced for stealing trade secrets

Trump pardoned self-driving car engineer sentenced for stealing trade secrets

OUTGOING President Donald Trump last night pardoned Anthony Levandowski, a former head of Google's self-driving vehicle department who last year received an 18-month prison... Read more ...

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Student dies after trapping her head between her car and a payment machine

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BTCC 2021: Race-winner Ingram in Hyundai i30 Fastback N switch

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Nine Met Police officers are hit with £200 Covid fines

Nine Met Police officers are hit with £200 Covid fines

A passer-by spotted several squad cars outside The Chef House Kitchen in Woolwich and took a picture of the officers tucking into their breakfasts despite a ban on indoor dining. Read more ...

Porsche Taycan: new rear-driven base model takes price to £70k

Porsche Taycan: new rear-driven base model takes price to £70k

Base Taycan comes to European markets with up to 469bhp, reducing entry price to EV by £13,000 Porsche has expanded its Taycan electric sports saloon line-up in Europe with a... Read more ...

Ex-Aston CEO: "Build batteries or lose UK car industry"

Ex-Aston CEO: "Build batteries or lose UK car industry"

Dr Andy Palmer warns Prime Minister that Brexit ‘rules of origin' make UK battery production vital An urgent plan to build four battery ‘gigafactories' in the UK within the... Read more ...

E-scooter rider stopped driving up M1 with no lights in ‘pitch black'

E-scooter rider stopped driving up M1 with no lights in ‘pitch black'

The e-scooter rider - lit up by the lights of a police car - was driving up the M1 in the pitch black An e-scooter rider was stopped by astounded police driving up the M1... Read more ...

Giant sinkhole swallows up car as heavy snow falls in Manchester

Giant sinkhole swallows up car as heavy snow falls in Manchester

A sinkhole opened up on a residential street in Gorton, Manchester, yesterday evening. The crater appeared on Walmer Street in Abbey Hey. The road surface appeared to have... Read more ...

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10 things in tech you need to know today

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