1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR Coupé, sells for record £115 million
May19

1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR Coupé, sells for record £115 million

One of two 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR Coupés ever built, both retained from new by Mercedes is sold for the first time ever. A road-racing car built by Mercedes-Benz in 1955, and kept by them ever since, has been secured by British expert Simon Kidston for a client. Kidston had lobbied the board of the German company for 18 months to consider selling the car “that would never be sold”. In an invitation-only event held at...

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Anyone for badminton? The rules around what you can’t carry on a plane
May17

Anyone for badminton? The rules around what you can’t carry on a plane

Your holiday plans could hit the skids if you plan to board a plane unwittingly carrying a banned item. Security will likely pick up on goods which are not allowed and they could be confiscated, so the experts at StressFreeCarRental.com say it is worth taking extra time before packing and traveling to the airport to familiarise yourself […]

Your holiday plans could hit the skids if you plan to board a plane unwittingly carrying a banned item. Security will likely pick up on goods which are not allowed and they could be confiscated, so the experts at StressFreeCarRental.com say it is worth taking extra time before packing and traveling to the airport to familiarise yourself with what you can take with you. You can read more here. Many items have to go in the airplane’s...

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Women’s World Car of the Year jurors travel to Paris to present Peugeot with their Supreme Winner award
May16

Women’s World Car of the Year jurors travel to Paris to present Peugeot with their Supreme Winner award

TEN journalists from Women’s World Car of the Year travelled to Paris to present their ultimate accolade to Peugeot boss Linda Jackson Peugeot’s new 308 took top honours this year in WWCOTY when it fought off competition from 65 other cars worldwide to be named Supreme Winner. The culmination of a year of testing, assessing […]

TEN journalists from Women’s World Car of the Year travelled to Paris to present their ultimate accolade to Peugeot boss Linda Jackson Peugeot’s new 308 took top honours this year in WWCOTY when it fought off competition from 65 other cars worldwide to be named Supreme Winner. The culmination of a year of testing, assessing and voting on scores of cars from across the globe came at an intimate awards ceremony in the French capital...

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What to do if your car has been clamped or towed away
Dec01

What to do if your car has been clamped or towed away

With over 3,500 vehicles clamped each week on average, here is our a guide on what to do if you find your vehicle clamped, or worse, towed away and how to prevent it. According to data acquired by Moneybarn over 3,500 vehicles were clamped each week on average last year So what to do if you […]

With over 3,500 vehicles clamped each week on average, here is our a guide on what to do if you find your vehicle clamped, or worse, towed away and how to prevent it. According to data acquired by Moneybarn over 3,500 vehicles were clamped each week on average last year So what to do if you find your vehicle clamped, or worse, towed away, and how can you to prevent it from happening? Road ready Motorists are obliged to tax their...

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Car owners sitting pretty as huge jump in trade-in prices
Oct20

Car owners sitting pretty as huge jump in trade-in prices

The UK’s leading used car retailer shows that it’s never been a better time to sell your car with trade-in prices for some of the most sought-after models jumping by almost a third this summer New data released by CarShop has revealed how trade-in prices for some cars have increased by almost a third this […]

The UK’s leading used car retailer shows that it’s never been a better time to sell your car with trade-in prices for some of the most sought-after models jumping by almost a third this summer New data released by CarShop has revealed how trade-in prices for some cars have increased by almost a third this summer (June – August) due to increased customer demand. The UK’s leading used car retailer has seen another busy summer with...

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