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New Ford Tech Helps Drivers On Windy Country Lanes

25-03-2020

The UK’s windy country lanes may be seen as a challenge to some wannabe rally drivers, but for many more they are a tricky route to be negotiated. That’s why Ford have developed a new technology which will keep your motor on track.

In-Car Infotainment Are Worse Than Drugs For Drivers Says Study

24-03-2020

Infotainment systems such as Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are worse for reaction times than driving whilst under the influence of cannabis says a major new study from a road safety charity.

Japanese Car Company Builds Interconnected City

23-03-2020

A ‘Woven City’ powered by hydrogen fuel cells and designed to be a living laboratory for a fully connected ecosystem is being built by Toyota at the foot of Mount Fuji.

Do You Live Near The Government’s Future Transport Zones?

19-03-2020

The UK government has announced a £90 million investment in three new future transport zones for the country, where the latest transport technology solutions will be tested.

What Was The UK’s Top Selling Used Car For February?

18-03-2020

It was a record month for Motor Depot and February wasn’t too bad for the used car market overall with encouraging signs across the industry.

Smart Motorways To See Changes Following Review

17-03-2020

A raft of changes to the UK’s motorway network will be implemented following a governmental review into the controversial smart motorway implementation.

Van Drivers Flouting Mobile Phone Laws

16-03-2020

A new study has revealed that the UK’s fleet of van drivers is continuing to use mobile phones whilst driving, despite the risk of losing their licence.

Safety Systems Need Warning Light Says Thatcham

12-03-2020

One of the country’s leading experts on car safety has called for better technology to alert drivers when advanced driver assistance systems are not working properly.

New ‘Greener’ Petrol Could Destroy 700,000 Cars

11-03-2020

A new bio-fuel set to be introduced to petrol station forecourts within the next year could wreck the engines of hundreds of thousands of older vehicles.

Do Drivers Of More Expensive Cars Drive More Dangerously?

10-03-2020

It’s a widely held belief among many members of society that BMW and Audi drivers have a certain personality trait and now a study at the University of Helsinki appears to confirm that.