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Drivers face penalty points for not wearing seat belts – here’s how the new law works

Drivers face penalty points for not wearing seat belts – here’s how the new law works

Drivers who are caught not wearing a seat belt are to face being given points on their licence, under new plans to increase penalties for motoring offences. Motorists in England, Scotland and Wales currently face an on-the-spot fine of £100 if they fail to buckle up while behind the wheel, but the offence will see […]

Driving
Stevenage crash: 17 injured after accident at car meet as two vehicles collide and plough into crowd

Stevenage crash: 17 injured after accident at car meet as two vehicles collide and plough into crowd

Seventeen people have been injured in a car crash in Stevenage, some seriously, after vehicles collided with bystanders watching an event that had been designed to raise money for bereaved families. The “horrific” collision, which involved two cars, took place in Monkwood Way, at around 9.45pm on Thursday night at a meet up for car […]

Car Crash
Electric cars will be ‘mainstream’ by 2021 with number of models available set to triple

Electric cars will be ‘mainstream’ by 2021 with number of models available set to triple

Electric cars are on the brink of becoming “mainstream” in Europe, with 2020 and 2021 expected to be a “tipping point” for the market. The number of electric vehicle models produced across the EU is “about to surge to new heights” following several years of “timid growth”, according to a report from the European Federation […]

Electric Cars
Young drivers could face night driving ban under government plans – here’s how it would work

Young drivers could face night driving ban under government plans – here’s how it would work

New drivers could be banned from taking to the roads at night in a bid to improve road safety. Government ministers have suggested the introduction of a graduate licensing system in England, Scotland and Wales that would place new limitations on inexperienced drivers. It follows research that found that one in five drivers are involved […]

Online Feature
Sainsbury’s offering 10p per litre fuel discount when you spend £60 on shopping

Sainsbury’s offering 10p per litre fuel discount when you spend £60 on shopping

Everyone loves a good deal – especially when it means you can cut the cost of your petrol or diesel. Sainsbury’s shoppers can get themselves money off fuel until Tuesday 23 July – here’s everything you need to know about the new promotion How to get money off fuel Any shoppers who spend over £60 […]

Online Feature
Lotus Evija global reveal: Is this the most powerful hypercar in the world?

Lotus Evija global reveal: Is this the most powerful hypercar in the world?

Lotus has wowed the automotive world by unveiling what it calls the “most powerful series production car in the world” – the 2,000bhp, all-electric Evija hypercar. Each will cost £1.7 million, plus duties and taxes, and only 130 will be built. A £250,000 refundable deposit secures a production slot, and if you fancy one, order […]

Lotus
Electric car charging points to be added to all new homes in England by law

Electric car charging points to be added to all new homes in England by law

All new build homes in England are soon to be fitted with an electric car charge point, under new government plans. The proposals aim to support and encourage the uptake of electric vehicles in the UK, and improve the experience of charging. Mandatory by law The plans were outlined by the government in a public […]

Electric Cars
2020 Jaguar XE review – streamlined improvements outside and in

2020 Jaguar XE review – streamlined improvements outside and in

Five years after the Jaguar XE first entered showrooms across the UK, the company has given the ‘baby’ car of its extensive range an update. In the wake of pioneering and innovative developments within the Jaguar F-Pace, E-Pace and I-Pace, the improvements — and they are significant improvements — to the XE arrive not before […]

Jaguar
This electric car is light enough to park vertically on walls like a gecko

This electric car is light enough to park vertically on walls like a gecko

Estonia-based company Nobe has started raising funds to build an electric car lightweight enough to park vertically on walls. The Nobe 100 is a three-wheeled electric car with the capacity to carry three people up to 161 miles (260km) on a single two-hour charge, or 192 miles with an additional ‘suitcase’ battery. It weighs 600kg […]

Cars
All new homes will be fitted with mandatory electric car chargepoints by 2021

All new homes will be fitted with mandatory electric car chargepoints by 2021

England could become the first country in the world to make electric car chargepoints in new homes mandatory in an overhaul of building regulations in the next two years.. The government is holding a public consultation on supporting adoption of electric vehicles across the UK, with the proposed legislation designed to make charging a car cheaper […]

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