Monthly Archives: October 2010

Drivers ‘spend a year looking for parking space’

Drivers spend nearly a year of their lives searching for a parking space, according to a new survey. The average motorist loses the equivalent of more than six days a year circling streets and car parks looking for a spot, … Continue reading

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The 69mph mobility scooter

Forget the doom and gloom of the spending cuts for a moment and take a look at this- a Stamford plumber has built the fastest mobility scooter in the world. Read all about it at the Telegraph website- http://bit.ly/bA9E18

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Transport cuts explanation demanded

The Transport Select Committee has called the Secretary of State for Transport Philip Hammond to give evidence to explain the impact of the Comprehensive Spending Review on the UK’s transport infrastructure. Chancellor George Osbourne announced a cut of 21 per … Continue reading

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Stig’s helmet up for auction

One of the distinctive white racing helmets worn by The Stig on BBC’s Top Gear could be set to fetch up to £1,200 when it is sold at auction in Lewes. It is being sold by Sophia Vaizey, who was … Continue reading

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Kisbee Quick! (Peugeot Kisbee)

At a time when sales of 50cc scooters are suffering in the UK, Peugeot have just launched this tasty new Kisbee in an attempt to claw back some of their market share. Marketed as a compact entry level scooter the … Continue reading

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Tricks of car dealer trade revealed

Showroom shenanigans to coerce consumers into buying cars have bee outlined in a Which? Car magazine report. Experts and industry insiders revealed the tricks of the trade, with the magazine giving tips for would-be buyers to get round the salesmen’s … Continue reading

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First Drive: Subaru WRX STI

What’s your best memory of Subaru’s Impreza? Like many it’s likely to be a blue car with a big wing flying through a forest at an impossible speed. It might even have the late, great Colin McRae at the wheel. … Continue reading

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Old-school cool (Harley Davidson 48)

Harley have dusted off their peanut shaped fuel tank from the late forties and as a fitting tribute to the iconic styling, they have mounted it on their last generation Sportster. But only after giving the bike a totally new, … Continue reading

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