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This infographic from Halfords details the evolution of car technology

From stereos to submersibles, how car technology has evolved in 100 years

March 21, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

From the first car radio in the Chevrolet 490 in 1922, to the built in GPS systems and reverse parking sensors we see in todays cars, new and innovative car tech keeps appearing.

What to check for when buying a used car

September 21, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Used car buying checklist Whether you’re a first time buyer looking to purchase your first set of wheels, or simply need extra transport to ...

UK Car Discount adds new search features to keep pace with industry

April 22, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
The UK Car Discount site has added new search features UK Car Discount launched in 2003 but the rapidly developing auto industry has seen a wide range of changes to ...

Aston Martin unveils one of Britain’s most ambitious cars

July 5, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
(© Aston Martin / SWNS) The AM-RB 001 is a limited edition £3 million machine which will hit the roads in 2018. It is the ...

Prince Philip’s 1950s Lagonda used for the school run is expected to sell for £450,000

March 8, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
SWNS_DUKES_LAGONDA_005 The Duke of Edinburgh took delivery of the Lagonda 3 Litre Drophead Coupe in 1954, earning Aston Martin Lagonda its ...

Stunning Mercedes set to become the world’s most expensive pre-WW2 car by selling for a staggering £9 MILLION

January 7, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
The 1937 Mercedes-Benz 540 K was the ultimate motor of its day thanks to its power, design, engineering superiority and ...

Car cash! Ferrari 250 GTO sells for £20.2 million

February 7, 2012 | by | 0 Comments
A classic Ferrari has become the most expensive car ever sold in Britain after it changed hands for a staggering ...

Stunning collection of British cars sell for £3.6 MILLION

December 23, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
SWNS_WILLEY_CAR_SALE_19 Gordon Willey’s fleet was made up of desirable classics from the likes of Bentley, Aston Martin and Frazer-Nash. The retired ...

Land Rover unveils its latest model – the Evoque Convertible which is the world’s first luxury convertible SUV

November 9, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
SWNS_RANGE_ROVER_05 With almost 500,000 sold over the past four years, the Evoque has been arguably the biggest success in Land Rover’s ...

Plate Collectors Grapple over ‘250 GT’ Plate

October 1, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Ferrari’s sought after 1950s and 1960s 250 models, which featured a 3-litre engine, mean the plate has grown in desirability ...

Insurers uncover 4,000 fraudulent motor insurance applications a week

August 26, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
More than 200,000 fraudulent car insurance claims were uncovered in 2014 Statistics released by the Association of British Insurers (ABI) show that over the course of 2014, insurers uncovered a total ...

Eco cars website appeals for new dealers as sales surge by 200 PER CENT

June 23, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
ecocars4sale.com specialises in clean and efficient motors Ecocars4sale.com has seen a staggering 200 PER CENT surge in sales over the last year as motorists look for more ...

Family stunned to find old £30,000 Bentley left in a barn for 30 years is ‘find of the decade’ and worth £300,000

June 1, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
SWNS_OLD_BENTLEY_04 The seriously desirable Bentley 4 1/2 was built in 1929 and, six years later, bought by the grandfather of the ...

Shameless Chinese manufacturer unveils new sports car which has the front of a Ferrari with the rest copied off a Porsche

April 29, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
(© Marcel Sommer / SWNS.com) It is claimed the Suzhou Eagle Carrie is an all-electric sports car which is capable of 0-62mph in just 4.8 ...

Technology on the road: Is this the end for traditional driving?

April 27, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Staying calm during a driving test is important There is a heated debate around how much control should be given to onboard vehicle technology, and what humans can ...

Drink driver parked his car – on two wheels against another car

April 23, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
(SWNS) Police nicked Daniel Hawkins after his Vauxhall Astra was found propped with its front passenger wheel lodged against the window ...

German holiday firm offers ‘once in a lifetime’ motoring package for car lovers

April 15, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
The Porsche Museum is included in the trip Travel Without Borders provides bespoke tours of Germany. They believe their ‘once in a lifetime’ trip to Stuttgart will be ...

Firm’s 3D ‘virtual showroom’ for new cars scoops top tech award

April 14, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
A car in the virtual showroom ZeroLight created a program that allows uses to experience in 3D what the car feels like – and even customise ...

How to reduce the risk of a car accident

March 26, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Taking a proactive approach is important for road safety It’s hard to imagine life these days without cars. Simply getting to and from work, doing the school run and ...

Are luxury cars safe?

March 26, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Luxury cars have a number of features to increase safety Along with performance and efficiency, vehicle safety is now high on the list of requirements for prospective buyers. In response ...

Top-of-the-range £200,000 McLaren supercar WRITTEN OFF in crash on exclusive London street

February 22, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
The McLaren 650S, which is capable of more than 200mph, was involved in a collision on Eaton Square An insurance company was facing a hefty bill after a £250,000 McLaren supercar was badly damaged in a crash with ...