RAY MASSEY gets behind wheel Ford’s new electric Mustang

RAY MASSEY re-imagines Steve McQueen’s classic 1968 movie Bullitt for the 21st Century behind the wheel of Ford’s new fully electric Mustang By Ray Massey Motoring Editor For The Daily Mail Published: 21:50 GMT, 15 January 2021 | Updated: 21:50 GMT, 15 January 2021 When most people think of a Ford Mustang, they imagine Steve … Read more RAY MASSEY gets behind wheel Ford’s new electric Mustang

AA to install 5,000 free road signs for temporary vaccination centres

The AA has announced this morning that it will provide around 5,000 free directional road signs to temporary vaccination centres in Britain to help guide local communities through the Covid-19 vaccination period. It said the signs, which are made from 100 per cent recycled plastic, will help people navigate to vaccination locations that are not local … Read more AA to install 5,000 free road signs for temporary vaccination centres

Car repossessions to restart from February after Covid-19 ban ends

Drivers who fall behind on car finance payments can have their vehicles repossessed by lenders from February as FCA’s Covid-19 ban ends Repossession ban has been in place during the pandemic to protect consumers Exceptional financial hardship caused by Covid-19 has seen repossessions on homes, cars and other products restricted FCA has proposed for motor repossessions … Read more Car repossessions to restart from February after Covid-19 ban ends

Renault 5 to return:1980s icon is reborn as an electric car

Renault has wowed motoring fans this morning with the unveiling of an electric car it plans to launch in four years’ time – and it both sports a famous badge and looks exceptionally familiar. A new Renault 5 Prototype, which has an uncanny likeness to the French firm’s legendary 5 Turbo Group B rally cars … Read more Renault 5 to return:1980s icon is reborn as an electric car

It was 400,000 shades of grey for car buyers in 2020

Last year’s most popular new car colour was grey in what is being described as a perfect reflection of a relatively glum 2020 for everyone, including the UK motor sector. Official figures confirmed a second consecutive year at the top of the vehicle palette charts for grey, with almost a quarter of car-buying Britons opting … Read more It was 400,000 shades of grey for car buyers in 2020

It was 400,000 shades of grey for car buyers in 2020

Last year’s most popular new car colour was grey in what is being described as a perfect reflection of a relatively glum 2020 for everyone, including the UK motor sector. Official figures confirmed a second consecutive year at the top of the vehicle palette charts for grey, with almost a quarter of car-buying Britons opting … Read more It was 400,000 shades of grey for car buyers in 2020

Britain’s cheapest new car – Dacia’s Sandero – wins Car of the Year award

Small car: Dacia’s Sandero Small car Winner: Dacia Sandero 0.9 TCe 90 Comfort Best for the city: Hyundai i10 1.2 MPi 84 SE Connect Best for practicality: Honda Jazz 1.5 i-MMD e-CVT SR Best to drive: Ford Fiesta 1.0L EcoBoost Hybrid 125 ST-Line Edition 5dr Best interior: Mini 3dr 1.5 Cooper Exclusive Comfort/Nav Packs Family … Read more Britain’s cheapest new car – Dacia’s Sandero – wins Car of the Year award

The 1980s rally icon reborn as an EV: Renault 5 to return by 2025

Renault has wowed motoring fanatics this morning with the unveiling of an electric car it plans to launch in four years’ time – and it looks exceptionally familiar. A new Renault 5 Prototype, which has an uncanny likeness to the French firm’s legendary 5 Turbo Group B rally cars from the 1980s, has been announced. … Read more The 1980s rally icon reborn as an EV: Renault 5 to return by 2025

Police officers pay the least on their car insurance premiums

Members of the police force pay the least on their car insurance premiums for their personal vehicles, new research has revealed. Their annual car insurance costs come in at an average of £489, according to data from Quotezone, a price comparison site. The next lowest premiums, by profession, are for ministers of religion who pay … Read more Police officers pay the least on their car insurance premiums

Electric Nio ET7 family car will cost £60k and go 620 miles on a charge

This is the new Nio ET7 – an electric family car from a Chinese maker that has Tesla set firmly in its sights. The plug-in saloon not only looks phenomenally futuristic but also has some seriously big claims, headlined by a driving range of more than 620 miles on a single charge.  Not only that, … Read more Electric Nio ET7 family car will cost £60k and go 620 miles on a charge