Latest news

Extra police patrols after 'far-right idiots' target Rotherham mosques

Extra police patrols after 'far-right idiots' target Rotherham mosques

Fri 24 Jan 2020

“DISTURBING reports” about far-right group Britain First targeting Rotherham mosques have prompted the council and police to take action.

All posts matching tag: Motoring

  • MOTORS REVIEW: Citroen C5 Aircross

    MOTORS REVIEW: Citroen C5 Aircross

    By Tom Sharpe on Mon 20 Jan 2020

    SITTING on a train to London writing up a review of the Citroen C5 Aircross it’s not hard to think of a good place to start.

  • MOTORS REVIEW: Volkswagen Touareg SUV

    MOTORS REVIEW: Volkswagen Touareg SUV

    By Tom Sharpe on Mon 13 Jan 2020

    VOLKSWAGEN has made various attempts over the years to break into more premium territory with upmarket models and 2019 brought us new versions of the flagship Touareg SUV and this, the Arteon.

  • MOTORS REVIEW: Top five Electric Vehicles in 2019

    MOTORS REVIEW: Top five Electric Vehicles in 2019

    By Tom Sharpe on Thu 02 Jan 2020

    WITH zero emissions electric vehicles (EV) dominating the political agenda in 2019 and motorists continuing to flock towards SUVs, the car buying ended the decade in a confusing state.

  • From rusting in pieces to £20,000 stunner — the labour of love which brought Morgan back to its best

    From rusting in pieces to £20,000 stunner — the labour of love which brought Morgan back to its best

    By Michael Upton on Fri 25 Oct 2019

    A CLASSIC car fan was impressed with how a marvellous Morgan had been restored — and stunned to find out it was his own cherished motor, which had been secretly spruced up by his son.

  • PHOTO GALLERY: National Street Rod Association classic car swap show

    PHOTO GALLERY: National Street Rod Association classic car swap show

    By Michael Upton on Fri 25 Oct 2019

    THERE were some stunning sights — and the odd scary one — as classic car fans showed off their prize motors.

  • MOTORS REVIEW: Toyota Corolla

    MOTORS REVIEW: Toyota Corolla

    By Tom Sharpe on Wed 21 Aug 2019

    BRITISH-built cars look set to become a rare thing with the prospect of Honda closing its Swindon plant and Nissan shifting its X-Trail production plans to Japan.

  • MOTORS REVIEW: Jaguar I-Pace

    MOTORS REVIEW: Jaguar I-Pace

    By Tom Sharpe on Mon 12 Aug 2019

    SITING behind the wheel of the Jaguar I-Pace it is hard not to persuade yourself that the future has finally arrived.

  • MOTORS REVIEW: Mazda CX-5

    MOTORS REVIEW: Mazda CX-5

    By Tom Sharpe on Mon 22 Jul 2019

    SOMETIMES there are advantages to being outwardly a little “square”, it seems.

  • MOTORS REVIEW: Fiesta Active X

    MOTORS REVIEW: Fiesta Active X

    By Admin on Mon 10 Jun 2019

    Watching Willow star Warwick Davis join chief scout Bear Grylls for one of his televised celebrity survival shows remains some of the best television I’ve ever watched.

  • MOTORS REVIEW: Hyundai Santa Fe

    MOTORS REVIEW: Hyundai Santa Fe

    By Admin on Mon 03 Jun 2019

    This Korean giant goes all American

  • MOTORS REVIEW: KIA ProCeed

    MOTORS REVIEW: KIA ProCeed

    By Admin on Mon 20 May 2019

    KIA is clearly keen to ensure that the success of its Stinger GT is not a flash in the pan for its performance car ambitions.

  • MOTORS REVIEW: Toyota’s GT86 Blue Edition

    MOTORS REVIEW: Toyota’s GT86 Blue Edition

    By Tom Sharpe on Mon 13 May 2019

    HARD on the brakes, turn-in early, feel the weight of the car shift to the driven rear tyres and point the front end at the corner’s exit as you ease back on the power…

  • MOTORS REVIEW: Toyota Supra

    MOTORS REVIEW: Toyota Supra

    By Admin on Tue 07 May 2019

    THE GT86 won’t be Toyota’s only perfor mance coupe for much longer as the brand awaits the return of its iconic Supra coupe.

  • MOTORS REVIEW: Toyota Proace

    MOTORS REVIEW: Toyota Proace

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 07 May 2019

    THE all-new Proace City, a highly capable and attractive new compact van range that will further strengthen Toyota’s European light commercial vehicle line-up, will make its world debut at the 2019 Commercial Vehicle Show in Birmingham on April 30.

  • MOTORS REVIEW: Volvo V60

    MOTORS REVIEW: Volvo V60

    By Tom Sharpe on Tue 16 Apr 2019

    A shift in the trend...