Preparing Your Car For Its MOT

Posted in Auto News

Sending your car off for its MOT can be nerve-wracking, but there are certain things that you can do at home before you put it in the hands of the testers that will give it a great chance of passing. Let’s go through each of them one by one:

Check your lights

Make sure all of your lights are in good working order before submitting your car for testing. This means all of the lights, not just the brake and headlights. Commonly missed lights are the hazards and the tiny little lamp above the rear number plate. If that little blighter is out, it’s a fail. Have someone stand behind the car as you perform the check on things such as brake lights to be sure that all is well.

Fractal Amplifies the Peugeot i-Cockpit with Sound

Posted in Auto News, Peugeot

2015 Peugeot Fractal Front AngleFRACTAL is an electric urban coupé revealing a prospective design for the PEUGEOT i Cockpit® that explores the sense of hearing in addition to sight and touch. It makes driving even more instinctive, creating an unparalleled on-board experience.

The StelLab* is a PSA Peugeot Citroën research unit that has designed an innovative ‘9.1.2’ sound system combining a high-quality set-up that features tactile bass systems built into the back of each seat to make driving all the more instinctive, enriching

New DS 4 & DS 4 Crossback

Posted in Auto News, Citroen

2016 Citroen DS 4 Crossback Front AngleHaving sold more than 115,000 examples worldwide since its launch in 2011, DS 4 is gaining new impetus with the arrival of two complementary versions: New DS 4 is a dynamic and elegant hatchback for customers seeking sleek styling and driving pleasure, whilst the New DS 4 Crossback – a new version in the range – is a car with ‘go-anywhere’ looks and a higher driving position.

Vorsteiner V-FF 103 for Nissan GT-R

Posted in Auto News, Nissan

2015 Vorsteiner Nissan GT-R Front AngleThe Nissan GT-R features our V-FF 103 wheel in the Mystic Black finish. The wheels are 20×10 concave profile in the front and 20×12 deep concave profile in the rear, with tires size 285/35/20 front and 335/30/20 rear. The wheels also feature our Limited Edition Red Center Caps for the right amount of pop you may be looking for.

Renault Unveils the New Talisman Estate

Posted in Auto News, Renault

2016 Renault Talisman Estate Front AngleFollowing the presentation of the saloon version of the Talisman, Renault has taken the wraps off the new Talisman Estate.

The D segment (saloons and estates combined) amounts to more than one million vehicle sales in Europe each year, with estates accounting for 54% of that figure.

The new Renault Talisman Estate carries over all the benefits of the saloon version, while adding the stylish lines and practicality of an estate.

Jaguar F-PACE – The Ultimate Practical Jaguar Sports Car

Posted in Auto News, Jaguar

2015 Jaguar F-PACE Front Angle DynamicFeaturing sports-car derived chassis systems and evaluated on the same demanding roads as all other Jaguar vehicles, the new F-PACE will bring new levels of dynamic ability to the brand when it goes on sale in 2016, after debuting at the Frankfurt Motor Show this September.

The new F-PACE will reward drivers and passengers alike with a blend of agility and comfort that is unique to the small performance SUV segment; making it the most practical Jaguar sports car ever.

Golf GTE Wins Green Category in the 2015 BusinessCar Fleet Technology Awards

Posted in Auto News, Volkswagen

Volkswagen Golf GTE 2015 Front AngleVolkswagen has added to its growing list of 2015 automotive industry accolades by winning the Green category in the annual BusinessCar Fleet Technology Awards – the Techies. The prestigious title was awarded to Volkswagen for the Golf GTE, an innovative plug-in hybrid that combines sporty dynamics with exceptional fuel economy and low CO2 emissions.