Monthly Archives: January 2013

Citroen to unveil the Berlingo Electrique

31 January 2013 Tweet Citroen is set to launch its latest energy-efficient vehicle after it unveiled images of the all-new Berlingo Electrique. The manufacturer will be showing off the van at the Commercial Vehicle Show at Birmingham’s NEC on April 9th to 11th and Read the full article…

Used car values surge over 2012

29 January 2013 Tweet The average value of a used car in the UK has grown significantly over the past 12 months, according to new research. Data published by British Car Auctions (BCA) revealed that prices had grown by 4.7 per cent during 2012, Read the full article…

Pendle taxis continuing to fail safety checks

28 January 2013 Tweet A large majority of taxis in Pendle, Lancashire, are failing basic safety checks following the publication of a new initiative. Pendle Council’s taxi licensing department joined forces with the police to carry out spot-check on vehicles, and of the 18 Read the full article…

Nissan Qashqai claims BusinessCar award

24 January 2013 Tweet Nissan has carried on its positive performance through 2012 into the new year as its Qashqai claimed at the BusinessCar 2013 awards. The vehicle was named ‘Crossover of the Year’ and was commended for its “distinctive looks” and “a drive Read the full article…

Vauxhall claims first honour of 2013

23 January 2013 Tweet Vauxhall has started 2013 strongly after its Ampera vehicle was honoured at the BusinessCar Awards. The car scooped the top accolade within the Green Model of the Year category at the ceremony and was roundly praised by voters for its Read the full article…