Thu 11 Aug 2022
TRAVELODGE has exchanged contracts for its 69-room hotel on Forge Island — part of its £160 million expansion programme.
By Tom Sharpe on Sun 29 May 2022
THERE comes a time in life when a seven-seat vehicle becomes an appealing option.
By Tom Sharpe on Sat 28 May 2022
PART of me feels a little angry at the Dacia marketing bods for naming its all-new MPV-cum-crossover-cum-estate car the Jogger.
By Tom Sharpe on Sun 22 May 2022
IT was suggested to me that old-school car lovers “don’t like Teslas” after I was mildly disparaging about their design and reputation for poor build quality.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 03 Feb 2022
ROTHERHAM’S cabinet member with responsibility for climate change efforts defended driving a diesel vehicle saying only the most well-off can go electric.
By Michael Upton on Thu 04 Nov 2021
THE widow of a Rotherham man who died on a smart motorway was among protesters carrying cardboard coffins as they campaigned to scrap the controversial road system.
By Tom Sharpe on Mon 01 Nov 2021
VOLVO’s aim of going wholly electric by 2030 might be in-line with the UK Government’s ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel cars, but its EV switch is already gathering pace.
By Michael Upton on Tue 14 Sep 2021
MOTORISTS are being urged to take extra care as part of a national campaign to make the roads safer for everyone.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 27 Jul 2021
A PLANNED £5.4 million Tram Train stop at Magna has gone out to public consultation.
By Michael Upton on Fri 23 Apr 2021
FRESH doubt has been cast on the safety of smart motorways after a survey of experienced drivers found most had little faith in the set-up.
By Tom Sharpe on Mon 15 Mar 2021
RENAULT’S push into the world of hybrid vehicles was all encompassing in 2020 and there was no way that its big-selling Captur was going to miss out.
By Tom Sharpe on Tue 09 Mar 2021
THE pace of change in the automotive sector right now has dictated that electrification is rife and the latest iteration of the Renault Clio hatchback has now been dealt the brand’s E-Hybrid treatment.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 05 Feb 2021
WORK is set to start on the £46 million upgrade adding a third lane to the Parkway between Rotherham and Sheffield.
By Michael Upton on Tue 30 Jun 2020
SLOW down! That is the message from road safety experts and the police after new figures showed more motorists than ever are breaking the speed limit — with one driver clocked at a massive 162mph on the M18.
By Tom Sharpe on Fri 12 Jun 2020
Hairdresser’s car turns out useful
By Tom Sharpe on Fri 05 Jun 2020
After passing my test I drove my dad’s van. I was in a band at the time and we could get all our stuff in the van and I used to drive all my mates around in it.