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Top 10 bad habits which drive motorists up wall

Tailgating and not indicating are the most despised driving habits among UK road-users, but GEM says that the lack of punishment for motoring misdemeanour’s can be just as frustrating. GEM Motoring Assist surveyed UK drivers to find out what irritates them most when it comes to other motorists’ … Continue reading

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Skoda ‘Man-Pram’ pushes baby buggy boundaries

With babies very much in the news at the moment, it is fitting that Skoda should unveil the ultimate baby buggy, dubbed the ‘vRS Mega Man-Pram’ – a high-performance vehicle that has been designed to provide the ultimate baby transport … Continue reading

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Drive24 is now on Facebook and Google+

We’re happy to announce that drive24 has just launched a new Facebook page and Google+ account for car lovers. Follow our car and motor market news and advice, enter competitions and join in the conversation with your own tips, stories … Continue reading

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New small Vauxhall to be called ‘Adam’

Vauxhall’s new supermini is to be called Adam, but will not be officially unveiled to the world until September’s Paris Motor Show. The new small car was officially named in a quirky cartoon-style press release today. It aims to be … Continue reading

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Stop – I’m the police

A man has been charged after allegedly posing as a police officer and demanding the occupants of a car hand him their vehicle – not realising it was an unmarked police car. Scotland Yard said the alleged incident happened outside … Continue reading

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Olympic BMW fleet revealed

The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games (LOCOG) and BMW, the Official Automotive Partner to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, has revealed full details of the London 2012 fleet. The fleet includes low-emission diesels, hybrids and electric … Continue reading

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Flash flood driving advice from road safety charity

Road safety charity the IAM is offering motorists advice on driving in heavy rain, following Met Office warnings of torrential rain over the coming days. IAM chief examiner Peter Rodger said: “A suddenly very wet road surface increases the chances … Continue reading

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Harder Nissan GT-R revealed

Following customer feedback Nissan has introduced a more track-oriented version of its GT-R supercar. Called the Track Pack, it offers a more focussed driving experience while still remaining fully road legal. Unlike aftermarket modifications, this GT-R has the full blessing … Continue reading

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