Archive | December, 2013
Drink drive

Keep an eye on designated drivers!

PEOPLE are urged to have a good time this festive period, but to also think of others, especially designated drivers. And they are being encouraged to stand up to ‘designated drivers’ who they see at parties or other places where drinking is going on, who clearly go over the drink-drive limit. A recent survey has […]

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Nicola Adams becomes ambassador for Hyundai

THE gloves are off for Hyundai and Nicola Adams MBE. But don’t get excited, they’re not coming to fisticuffs. British boxer Nicola, an Olympic gold medallist, has become a brand ambassador for the Korean company. Nicola picked up the first Olympic women’s boxing gold medal at the London 2012 games and will support Hyundai’s CSR […]

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Back to six cylinders for new BMW M models

BMW has launched two new models — an M3 Saloon and M4 Coupe — the fifth generation of iconic high performance sports cars from the German carmaker. In a break from the past, BMW has given the coupe and saloon models individual model names. Another first is the adoption of a turbocharged engine — the high-revving, three-litre […]

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Rapido does the double at prestigious awards

RAPIDO has become a double winner in this year’s Motorcaravan Motorhome Monthly (MMM) awards. MMM, the UK’s top selling motorhome magazine joined forces with Which Motorhome, the country’s number one magazine for the testing of motorhomes in presenting their awards. The Rapido 640 was named Motorhome Of The Year and picked up the title of […]

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Don’t let winter put you off two-wheeled commuting

MANY commuters are finding the costs of travelling to work are getting higher seemingly every week. Often the ride to work by train or bus seems like being packed into cattle trucks. With that in mind, more and more are turning to using their own transport. But travelling by car can often mean being stuck […]

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Megane range has a coupe cabriolet added for 2014

THE latest model which Renault has chosen to revamp is the Megane. The French carmaker has brought out a new Megane Coupe Cabriolet. In common with its other updated siblings, the new model has Renault’s new styling identity and the firm’s R-Link connected multimedia system as standard. The car will be officially unveiled at the […]

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Allan McNish to take back seat in 2014

AFTER having his most successful season’s racing ever, Allan McNish is leaving the grand stage of motorsport. Just days before reaching his 44th birthday, the charimatic Scot  — and Audi factory driver — has announced that he will not be actively continuing his career next year. And that career began 32 years ago, in the world of […]

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Time to book your Ducati Riding Experience

FOLLOWING on from the success of this year’s programme, Ducati has announced its Riding Experience will continue in 2014. It will be the 11th time the Italian manufacturer has held its riding school events, and enrolling for one of the places is now open. Those taking part can expect to get their hands on — and […]

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