Monthly Archives: April 2013

Volvo looks to improve electric car range

Wednesday, 24th April, 2013

24 April 2013 Tweet Volvo Car Group is ramping up its electric vehicle range with the introduction of a faster charging system. The company stated that the unique device will mean that an electric car will be fully loaded and ready to go in Read the full article…

Skoda Yeti named Britain’s favourite car

Wednesday, 24th April, 2013

24 April 2013 Tweet Skoda’s Yeti has been named as Britain’s favourite car following the results of a study by Auto Express Driver Power. The car satisfaction survey canvassed the opinion of 46,000 vehicle owners across the country and Skoda was a favourite among Read the full article…

Fuel prices remain a burden for motorists

Tuesday, 23rd April, 2013

23 April 2013 Tweet The cost of fuel is still preying heavily on the minds of motorists across the UK, according to the results of a new survey. British Car Auctions (BCA) asked drivers what their main concerns were when it came to owning Read the full article…

Toyota and Lexus global hybrid sales pass the 5m mark

Friday, 19th April, 2013

19 April 2013 Tweet Toyota and Lexus hybrid vehicles have smashed through the five-million sales mark across the globe. The manufacturers have been producing the energy-efficient cars since 1997 and the hybrid technology has remained a core focus for Toyota’s development team as it Read the full article…

Honda reports positive Q1 in Europe

Thursday, 18th April, 2013

18 April 2013 Tweet Honda has started 2013 on a positive note with the manufacturer recording significant growth in terms of sales. The company said that it had delivered 40,499 units across Europe in the first quarter of the year, which represent a 16.3 Read the full article…

UK passenger car market remains buoyant

Thursday, 18th April, 2013

18 April 2013 Tweet The UK’s passenger car market has bucked the trend against the rest of mainland Europe, according to new figures. Research from the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) revealed that the country had experienced a growth of 5.9 per cent for Read the full article…