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Toyota fuel cell technology lights up Paris

Toyota fuel cell tech lights up Paris

The Eiffel Tower has been illuminated green, using a Toyota fuel cell powered generator. The striking display took place during the hydrogen and mobility exhibition, Paris de l’hydrogène, organised by Energy Observer – the Toyota-supported, self-sufficient world-travelling boat operator – and the City of Paris. The exhibition highlights the vehicles, …

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Extra Cash – Scrap My Car in St Albans

Thinking of downsizing from two cars to just one car is something that many people are considering in St Albans.  There are so many positive reasons too – in fact, you might find that you don’t even need one car!  With a brilliant rail service on your doorstep, straight into …

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The Best Hobbies for Car Fanatics to try

If you’re passionate about all things related to motoring, then there are a range of related activities and pastimes that you might want to try. Of these, the most obvious is actually getting into the driver’s seat, either by buying your own car, or by leasing one. But it’s also …

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Top 10 most unusual items left behind in a car

Motorpoint - the UK’s largest independent car retailer

A family pet was just one of the more unusual items accidentally left behind in a part-exchange car, according to Motorpoint – the UK’s largest independent car retailer. The research comes off the back of a big influx of part-exchange vehicles at its network of branches in England, Scotland and …

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Close to extinction: the humble Austin Montego

MG Austin Montego

The Austin Montego is the UK’s most endangered car, according to new research., the comparison and switching service, analysed Department for Transport and DVLA data to find out which vehicles have seen their numbers drop the most in the last 25 years. The Montego, which was launched in 1984 …

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The Evolution of Motorsports in the UK

Motorsports is one of the most popular sports in the UK with thousands of events taking place every year. Accessible to everyone, there are many types of motorsports including rallying, drag racing and karting. Although it’s a global sport, the UK is one of the key players in the industry. …

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Dog-friendly car travel tips for your 2021 staycation

Dog-friendly Jaguar F-Pace

With international travel still uncertain, there’s been a surge in demand for staycations this year, which means our dogs will be spending more time than ever in cars. Travelling with dogs can be a stressful time, so if your pooch is a ‘ruff’ traveller, here are some top tips to …

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Celebrating a MINI milestone

20 years of MINI production at Swindon and Oxford

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the first modern MINI – and production at BMW Group’s two plants in Oxford and Swindon. Since 2001, more than five million MINI models (3-Door Hatch, 5-Door Hatch, Clubman and the Electric) have been built at Plant Oxford, all on the same production …

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