An unusual hitchhiker…

An unusual hitchhiker…

When I think of hitchhikers, I think of the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy.  Well, either that or people on dusty tracks in the middle of nowhere somewhere in America in films, sticking their thumbs out in the hope of a lift. Either way, it feels like a concept that isn’t very 2022. Well, this ... Read More
 
Flying around the office in a Volkswagen…

Flying around the office in a Volkswagen…

Car manufacturers are always trying to one-up each other. With incredible technological advances in recent years, we’ve seen electric cars become commonplace, dashboards change forever, and driving becomes a completely different experience. But then come the slightly ‘out there’ inventions. And Volkswagen’s new electric office chair is exactly that. It’s not quite what people were ... Read More
 
One-third of local roads in need of repair…

One-third of local roads in need of repair…

The latest data from the Department for Transport (DfT) has revealed that one-third of all local roads in England need maintenance or repair. It will come as no surprise to anyone who regularly uses B and C-roads around the country, with 6% being categorised as ‘red’, which means maintenance work should be considered. The other ... Read More
 
Commercial Vehicle Production hits 10-year high

Commercial Vehicle Production hits 10-year high

The UK’s commercial vehicle sector experienced the highest level of production in more than a decade in September. Production grew by 53.6% with almost 12,000 vans, HGVs, lorries, trucks, buses, coaches, and taxis being produced and hitting the market. The figures are a significant boost at a time when much is being said around vehicle ... Read More
 
The mystery of the buried car…

The mystery of the buried car…

At this time of year, mysteries are all the rage. And this one is fit for Scooby Doo & the Mystery Gang, Sherlock Holmes, Miss Marple, or whoever your favourite detectives are… Because landscapers at a California mansion discovered something deep underground – a stolen Mercedes-Benz. The car had been buried and loaded with bags ... Read More