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Toyota recalls thousands of SUVs due to loose wheels: ‘No one should drive these vehicles’

Although Toyota currently aims to manufacture a total of 9.7m vehicles around the world this year, it has signalled that it may be forced to lower that number. The bZ4X vehicles produced between March and June went on sale about two months ago and are a key model in Toyota’s plans to strengthen its electric […]

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New 2022 Range Rover Sport unveiled at Goodwood Festival of Speed

An all-electric version of the Sport is likely to arrive in 2024. The car will be available in SE and Autobiography specifications, with a special First Edition model available throughout the first year of production, reported the Coventry Telegraph. Like the new Range Rover, the new Range Rover Sport is based on Land Rover’s advanced, […]

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Damon Hill drives father Graham’s iconic Formula One car at Goodwood Festival of Speed

See below for a full rundown of events to come at the site in West Sussex. Saturday, June 2512:05pm – BMW M moment beheld at the front of Goodwood House12:10pm – Michelin supercar run, first glance and road bikes12:40pm – The Blades air display is held above the sprawling estate1pm – Goodwood Action Sports Show1:15pm […]

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Onboard ‘world’s maddest 300mph hypercar’ Hennessey Venom at Goodwood Festival of Speed

“It’s always a wonderful event and I’m looking forward to getting behind the wheel of some of my cars again and celebrating 30 years since my World Championship with all the Goodwood fans.” Following his F1 career Mansell became the only person ever to hold both F1 and IndyCar crowns at the same time, by […]

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Drivers in London who veer into cycle lanes will be fined £160 from Monday

Monday June 27 will see new fines brought in by Transport for London who will issue penalty charge notices (PCNs) for drivers who veer into cycle lanes. The same applies for motorists stopping in the lanes or blocking them. The fines will be the same as existing red route PCNs at £160, reduced to £80 […]

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The ideal mileage to look for when buying a used car – why low isn’t always best

There are many things to be taken into account when buying a used car, but one thing most buyers seem to be particularly keen on is finding a car with low mileage. But could buying a higher-mileage car make more sense? Car-selling experts CarGurus answer some of the questions you need to ask when looking […]

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‘Lycra louts!’ Drivers and cyclists go head to head over helmet cam videos

The authorities came under fire from other readers, with ‘DavidW6’ writing: “The police are losing the backing of the public. “They seem to attack the innocent and leave the criminals alone. Where will this end, the police are facing a major crisis.” ‘Boris Shipman’ said of cyclists: “The highway code dictates that they move over, […]

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Drivers wanting switch to EVs now face huge wait as manufacturers pull the plug

SUPPLY of EVs is outstripping demand with waiting times now over a year. Source link

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The most economical cars you can buy right now: includes Toyota, Kia and Skoda

Best Diesel Cars for MPG Volkswagen Golf 2.0 TDI – WLTP Combined MPG: 68.9mpgThere’s not much a Volkswagen Golf cannot do and it’s one of the best cars for fuel economy in the diesel sector. It comes with Audi levels of build quality, but at keener prices, while those looking at used cars will find […]

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UK expected to see 300 percent rise in number of EVs on the road before 2030

Huge numbers of road users across the globe are now choosing to drive electric vehicles. Although the rising popularity of EVs is a worldwide trend, some countries have been quicker to adopt the new technology than others. Insurance site comparethemarket.com put together a report showing which countries are adjusting best to electrification and which brands owners are […]