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New 11 Registration

Brand New Registration PlatesThe style and format of car number plates changed back in September 2001. Since the change the first two letters now known as local memory tags show what part of the country the car was first registered in and the two numbers indicate what year the car was first registered known as age identifiers. The last three letters are known as the random element of the new Car Registration.

This month will see the launch of the new car registration and the age identifier will be 11, this will then change...

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Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet

Brand New Golf CobrioletThe Volkswagen Golf has once again exposed itself by going topless once again. Here are some of the first official pictures of the new Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet, which is set to debut at the Geneva Motor Show.

The new Golf Convertible uses the same underpinnings as the latest Golf GTI, the new Golf soft top will be available as a two door four seater and the electrically operated canvas top can be lowered and raised in only 9.5 seconds. The Golf Cabriolet party piece is not that it can lower an...

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Audi Q3

Brand New Audi Q3There has been a lot said about Audi releasing a rival to the BMW X1 and now after what seems like years of speculation we can now confirm the Audi Q3. As you can see from the disguised pictures the Q3 looks like a smaller version of the Audi Q5, you should expect pronounced ridges on the Q3 bonnet and flared wheel arches that will help give the Q3 real presence on the road.
From the pictures you can make out that the front of the Audi Q3 looks to have a set of swept back headlights which look to...

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Electric Car Lease

Electric CarsThe Mitsubishi i-MiEV and the Nissan Leaf are amongst the first group of electric vehicles to go on sale in the UK that meet certain conditions set by the Government. As well as the Governments push to increase sales of Electric Vehicles the number of vehicle charge points are now increasing across the UK. London has at least 50 electric charging locations, Birmingham 10 electric charging stations and Coventry 6 electric charging stations, this number will increase as and when the Government rel...

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New Kia Picanto

Brand New Kia PicantoThe latest model to receive the new Kia look is the Kia Picanto. The new supermini will make its debut in March along with the new Kia Rio at the Geneva Motor show as the finished production model will look. The new Kia Picanto supermini will be completely new and will be offered as a five door model for most markets, but Europe and UK will get the sportier 3 door Hatchback version as an option. Kia describes the newcomers look as “bolder, more mature and more self confident.” I wou...

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Speed Cameras Switched Back On

Speed cameras due to be switched back onSpeed cameras that have been switched off for a number of months are due to be switched back on across the UK. This comes after the police force won the right to use money from people who are caught speeding to pay for maintenance and operation of the Gatso cameras. One area of the country that motorists will notice a big difference due to the amount of Gatso Cameras will be Oxfordshire. The county currently has 72 fixed Gatso that have been turned off since July following the Coalition Governme...

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New Toyota Yaris

Brand New Toyota YarisThe next Toyota Yaris has been unveiled and here are the first official pictures of the Japanese firms next supermini which should arrive in the UK no later than September 2011. The official pictures released show the Japanese market Toyota Yaris which is called the Vitz over there, but the Uk version Yaris should look the same as in the pictures when it arrives. Toyotas newcomer has been designed with agility and sophistication in mind. The result of this is that the Toyota design team has come...

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Chrysler 300 facelift

New Chrysler-300 on Contract Hire and Car LeasingThe Chrysler 300 has undergone a facelift and the new version will make an appearance at Januarys Detroit Motor Show. At the front, the new Chrysler 300 features a much needed toned down grille than the one that dominates the current car. Chrome is still on offer but not in the abundance as used before and the more rounded bonnet, grille and new headlights that feature LED daytime running lights helps soften the Chryslers appearance. The rear of the car has new taillights and with the new chrome...

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