Cars

Tesla has eight new Service Centres marked as “Coming soon” in the UK

Tesla currently has nine service centres here in the UK, which up until the popularity increase of the Model 3 lately has probably been enough to sustain the current level of Tesla owners here. However, Tesla is looking to nearly double that with eight new service centres marked as “coming soon” at various locations around the country. Tesla currently has service centres in the following locations – Birmingham – Bristol […]

Volkswagen ID.3 order books have opened in Germany

The new all electric ID.3 is set to go on sale here in the UK in July with the first deliveries set to start later this year in September. A few days ago the new ID.3 went on sale in Germany starting at €39,995. Three trim levels are available, 1st, 1st Plus and 1st Max. The ‘1st’ trim level comes with 18-inch alloy wheels, DAB+ radio, heated leather multifunctional steering […]

Goodwood Festival of Speed has been cancelled

This week the organisers for the Goodwood Festival of Speed have announced that the whole event has now been cancelled. The event was originally supposed to take place in July but was delayed back in March with the date to be revealed as time went on. However due to the ongoing lockdown here in the UK, the festival has now been cancelled. The organisers have said that tickets purchased for […]

Car dealerships in Scotland to open at the end of June

First minister Nicola Sturgeon, has announced that the lockdown restrictions are starting to be eased in Scotland and part of that is allowing car dealerships to reopen again, starting on the 29th June. Car dealerships in England reopened on the 1st June and in Northern Ireland they opened on the 8th June and have had to meet the social distancing and new health and safety guidelines, and Scotland is doing […]

Tesla Model 3 now has wireless phone charging as standard

The Tesla Model 3 was actually announced quite a while ago now, just over four years ago Elon Musk unveiled the car in 2016 and since July 2017 it has been in production. During that time Tesla has made enormous advancements with the software, as usual but Tesla hasn’t made many external and physical changes to the Model 3 until now, as a reader from Electrek has said that new […]

Ford launches new rugged versions of the Transit

This week, Ford has announced a new off road, rugged range of the Transit line up. The new Trail and Active specifications will be coming to all Transit models with the Transit Trail, Transit Custom Trail and Transit Custom Active. Ford has said the new trim level makes the Transit more tough in harsher working environments, with four wheel drive on some of the models and new differential. There are […]

Jaguar Land Rover lost £422 million in the last financial year

In the last financial year, Jaguar Land Rover lost £422 million, with the last period ending on the 31st March. Up until the pandemic, JLR had started to recover from previous financial issues and started to turn a profit as sales were up too. Like all other car companies, JLR has been hit badly by the current coronavirus pandemic which has resulted in a drop in demand. Between January and […]

Volkswagen ID.3 deliveries are starting in September

The new all-electric ID.3 from Volkswagen is nearly ready to go on sale, back in May Volkswagen said it was “on track” to start sales in July, this remains true and just this week, AutoExpress was one of the first car magazines to review it. Starting on the 17th June, VW will start taking deposits and then in September the first deliveries will start. First out the gate is the […]

Fiat has revealed the pricing for the 500e hatchback

Fiat has relaunched and reinvented the iconic Fiat 500 city car as an all electric car, with no combustion versions going to be available. Fiat has already announced the convertible version as well as the pricing back in March, but now the hatchback version has now been revealed. The convertible version costs from £29,000 and the hatchback is from £26,995, after the government grant. Both cars have a 42kWh battery […]