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Auto Express (UK) 12/06/2019 12:24
Auto Express. 2019-12-07 10:00. The revised Mercedes GLC is drawn against the class-leading BMW X3 in this premium SUV battle. For years mid-size SUV model wasn’t available in the UK due to constraints of converting it to right-hand drive, but that changed in 2015 with the launch of the brand’s GLC. Now, four years later, the car has rather fallen by the wayside under the onslaught of other premium off-roaders.
Auto Express (UK) 12/06/2019 11:32
2019-12-06 16:00. Study shows men are six times more dangerous than women on UK roads, with car dealers, and tyre technicians among the worst. Loaders, car dealers, tyre technicians and priests are among the UK’s most dangerous drivers, a new study has shown. Insurance comparison site MoneySuperMarket looked at the 7.8 million car insurance enquiries it’s had in the last 12 months and cross-referenced the occupations of drivers with dangerous driving offences they had declared, including causing serious injury by dangerous driving and causing death by dangerous driving. •Loaders - who are responsible for loading and unloading goods, usually in warehouses - were found to be the most dangerous drivers, with a dangerous driving offence rate of
Auto Express (UK) 12/05/2019 04:38
2019-12-05 09:49. New Skoda Fabia to be fast-tracked for a 2021 launch and we have exclusive images of how it could look. is gearing up to unveil the fourth generation of its big-selling supermini, due in showrooms in the first half of 2021. The current Fabia was introduced at the end of 2014, so a replacement wouldn’t normally be due until late 2021. However, Skoda has fast-tracked the Mk4 model slightly to hasten a switch of platforms that will allow it to both give the car a more striking look plus upgrade the powertrains and cabin technology. While sister vehicles the , and are all now based upon the Group’s MQB A0 platform, the existing Fabia sits on a mix of MQB parts and the relatively old PQ26 architecture. •Skoda recently started te.
Auto Express (UK) 12/04/2019 10:21
2019-12-04 15:00. New Jaguar F-Type could be joined by another model if new design director gets his way. Jaguar’s new design director, Julian Thomson, has told Auto Express that he wants to create more sports cars, now that he’s at the head of the British firm’s design department. The updated , the firm’s only sports car, is the first new model to be launched under Thomson’s tenure as design director, but Thomson is keen to strengthen Jaguar’s position in that market.
Auto Express (UK) 12/04/2019 07:08
2019-12-05 10:58. 2020 is set to transform Jaguar's future forever and the new Jaguar F-Type is leading the charge, says Editor-in-chief Steve Fowler. had, for a while, been seen as the poor relation in the JLR family. At one stage, was selling more alone than Jaguar was selling of its entire model range. That changed with the arrival of the and SUVs, while the multi-award-winning has really helped move the brand into a new electrified era. •We’re back on petrol power this week as Jaguar reveals a heavily revised version of its . Always pretty – maybe more from the back than the front – this new model now has the whole package. I understand that the previous model wasn’t exactly the car the design team wanted – the joys of a management team
Auto Express (UK) 12/03/2019 11:31
2019-12-04 09:00. Latest Euro NCAP results reveals Sharan’s rear door falls off during side impact test; questions raised over car’s four-star rating. The has received four stars out of five in its crash test, despite its rear passenger door detaching during impact assessments. NCAP’s side pole impact test is the organisation’s toughest assessment, and sees a car propelled at 20mph into a 25cm-diameter pole designed to mimic a tree or telegraph post.
Auto Express (UK) 12/03/2019 11:10
2019-12-03 23:01. New Vauxhall Insignia receives some mild cosmetic tweaks, safety tech improvements and new LED lights to freshen up the Skoda Superb rival. This is the updated . Set to make its full debut at the Brussels Motor Show in January, the second-gen model, will gain styling revisions, revised engines and a more comprehensive suite of safety systems. Even as mid-life facelifts go, the cosmetic changes to the outside of the brand’s rival are subtle. The back has changed little from before - there’s some neat silver exhaust trims at the lower edge of the bumper - while the front gets a tidier bumper design with repositioned fog lights to emphasise the car’s width. The grille features extra chrome detailing which falls into line with t.
Auto Express (UK) 12/03/2019 05:30
2019-12-03 10:31. Peugeot will launch a highly specced version of the Expert van next year with a range of styling revisions and additional standard kit. has a new version of the van ready to launch early next year, called the Expert Sport Edition. The new model will sit above the brand’s existing Expert Asphalt model, sporting a range of cosmetic enhancements and additional standard equipment. Prices start from £29,460 with first deliveries due to arrive in the second half of 2020. Buyers can have the Peugeot Expert Sport Edition as either a three-seat panel van or six-seat crew van, although both versions will only be offered as a standard wheelbase model. Revisions include a fresh set of black 17-inch alloy wheels, new sports decals on the.
Auto Express (UK) 12/02/2019 12:34
Image 1 of. 22. 2 Dec, 2019 5:30pm. The new Skoda Superb iV is the second electrified car from the Czech firm, but can it beat the more expensive Volkswagen Passat GTE? rollout of electrified vehicles continues at full speed. First was the new – and just seven days later it’s the turn of the firm’s plug-in . On sale now, it undercuts the by several thousand pounds. The Czech firm expects around 20-25 per cent of Superb sales to come courtesy of this new , and it’s easy to see why. A quick glance at the numbers suggests that both private and company car drivers could make substantial savings on fuel and tax costs alone. •From April next year, the Superb iV will attract a lowly 10 per cent rating for . Compare that with an equivalent diesel mod.
Auto Express (UK) 12/02/2019 11:26
2019-12-03 00:01. December drink-driving offences grew 16 per cent from 2017 to 2018, while 36 per cent of drivers are confused about the drink-drive limit. Drink-driving over the Christmas period is becoming more common, new figures have suggested, with 16 per cent more offences taking place in December 2018 than over the same period in the previous year. Some 4,761 drink-drivers were caught in December 2018 - equivalent to 154 per day and accounting for 8.5 per cent of the 56,000 drink-driving offences that year - according to figures from 40 UK police forces, obtained by insurance comparison site via a Freedom of Information request. • also conducted a poll of 2,000 UK drivers, of whom 36 per cent said they were c.
Auto Express (UK) 12/02/2019 07:54
Image 1 of. 16. 2 Dec, 2019 12:30pm. We find out if the stylish Range Rover Velar makes the most sense in entry-level spec. The was launched in 2017, but only now is the mid-range member of the British brand’s luxury SUV family really finding its feet. To start with, the car’s pricing was pitched relatively high, but while you can still spend a lot of money on a Velar, there are more modest variants that could make more sense for many customers. This, then, could be the pick of the range: the entry-level Velar D180. The 2.0-litre Ingenium diesel motor produces 178bhp and 430Nm of torque - enough for respectable performance figures of 0-62mph in 8.9 seconds and a top speed of 120mph, and more than respectable efficiency numbers of 48.7mpg and 15.
Auto Express (UK) 12/02/2019 06:32
2019-12-02 11:33. Bugatti has launched a special edition version of the Chiron, finished in exposed carbon fibre and priced at £2.56 million. This is the Noire. It’s a special edition version of the French brand’s world-beating hypercar, which pays homage to the long-lost 1938 Bugatti Type 57 SC Atlantic. Priced at €3 million (around £2.56 million), the Chiron Noire features a range of styling revisions, the most notable being its exposed carbon fibre bodywork. Just 20 examples will be built. Available in two specifications, the. Noire Élégance is more comfort-focussed, featuring gloss-finish carbon fibre panelling, unique ‘Caractère’ alloy wheels, black brake calipers and an updated radiator grille bearing an exclusive black enamel badge. The.
Auto Express (UK) 11/28/2019 12:18
2019-11-30 15:00. The LA Motor Show helped prove that Los Angeles is the epicentre of the automotive world, says Mike Rutherford. I’ve spent much of my life working out of the world’s car capitals: , , , Seoul, , Turin, Wolfsburg, and not forgetting once-notable motor industry hamlets such as Dagenham (now a 100 per cent vehicle production-free zone), Longbridge (very quiet) and (almost gone). But at this time of the year at least, the epicentre of the automotive world is . For starters, late November marks the arrival of the (officially, the largest consumer automotive competition on the planet) LA Test Drives programme, in which dozens of WCA judges/jurors/executioners from all corners of the globe drive and score the best and best-value pr.
Auto Express (UK) 11/28/2019 07:20
2019-11-28 12:23. Our spy photographers have snapped a facelifted Bentley Bentayga SUV during its winter testing, with updated panelling and new lights. The looks set to receive a subtle facelift next year, which will bring the SUV’s styling in line with the and . Cosmetic revisions are fairly minor, stretching to a reworked front bumper with an updated skid plate, a new mesh radiator grille and a tweaked rear bumper with fresh reflectors and reworked twin exhaust tips. Bentley. will also fit new headlamps and larger daytime running lights, housed in a pair of reprofiled front wings. •Inside, we expect the updated Bentayga will adopt the same three-sided rotating dashboard panel as the Continental GT and Flying Spur, which gives the driver th.

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