Mon 27 Jan 2020
A RUGBY player who died suddenly in training had been discharged from hospital days before his death after suffering from chest pain, an inquest heard.
By Tom Sharpe on Fri 24 Apr 2015
MOBILE speed cameras will be operated by road safety officers carrying out patrols along the borough’s roads this week.
By Tom Sharpe on Tue 21 Apr 2015
THIS week a bruising 521bhp British Coupe rolled off the back of a lorry at the Rotherham Advertiser offices.
By Admin on Mon 20 Apr 2015
By Tom Sharpe on Tue 14 Apr 2015
BACK in the year 2000 I went to see Bob Dylan at the Sheffield Arena (as it was then called – very straightforward).
AFTER a three-hour flight which transported the assembled UK motoring press to Portugal, I was thrown the keys to Suzuki’s new Vitara and disgorged onto the foggy, rain-soaked roads outside Cascais.
MAZDA is coming to the roulette table with its arms full of chips in 2015.
PRACTICALITY rarely comes arm-in-arm with desirability.
By Tom Sharpe on Tue 17 Feb 2015
HYBRID cars got edgy with the launch of the Lexus NX300h late last year.
By Tom Sharpe on Mon 26 Jan 2015
Whether you are scared stiff of snow, frightened by ice or simply worried about wet wintry weather there are various causes of trepidation on the roads at this time of year.
By Tom Sharpe on Tue 20 Jan 2015
It’s a GT Jim, but not as we know it...
By Tom Sharpe on Mon 12 Jan 2015
This is the new Renault Twingo and it shares the same drivetrain configuration as the iconic German coupe.
By Tom Sharpe on Tue 16 Dec 2014
BMW coupe harnesses the power of four
COVERS are rarely better than the originals. Alright, The Monkees made an unlikely fist of Neil Diamond’s I’m a Believer but, generally, the original is the best.
By Tom Sharpe on Tue 14 Oct 2014
LESS than two years ago I stood in the stark surrounds of Wakefield’s Hepworth Gallery to hear how Mercedes’ designers had masterminded the reinvention of its quirky A-Class MPV into a mainstream hatchback.
LADIES and gentlemen, I give you the Lady Gaga of the car world — Citroen’s new C4 Cactus.