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23 April 2012
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DriveLAB | Developing Driving Aids For Elderly Motorists

Independence for the Elderly
 
Research at Newcastle University is going towards the development of driving aids to help extend the stay of elderly motorists on our roads. Many elderly motorists give up driving as it becomes increasingly difficult with degenerative sight, hearing and reaction times. Many members of the elderly community feel isolated …

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17 April 2012
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How far can you drive on that tank? | Car manages 584MPG!

Perhaps you have a really economical car. You drive carefully, steadily – there is no harsh braking or acceleration when you’re in the car. Using skills developed over years and years, you ensure that every single drop of fuel is burnt and used to it’s maximum potential. You fill up the tank, and then you …

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13 April 2012
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Nissan Big Turn On | What’s It Like Inside the Nissan Leaf?

In case you hadn’t heard, we’ve been driving a Nissan Leaf recently – why not pop over to our challenge page and hit the “Turn On” button to give us your support?
We started out this challenge with quite a lot of reservations about electric cars. We know, quite simply, that …

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5 April 2012
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Manufacturer Trends | Citroen and VW Get You Designing Your Own Car

The latest trend in car design seems to be getting the public to do the job for you. Both Citroen and VW are taking a popular model (the C1 for Citroen and the Polo for VW) and asking the general public to design a special bespoke edition, with a competition …

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2 April 2012
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Exciting News | Nissan Leaf “Urban Explorer” Tour of Warwick – The Big Turn On

Have you heard about the Nissan “Big Turn On”? It’s a Nissan initiative to get as many people as possible to “Turn On” to 100% electric driving. Do you think it’s the future of driving?
We’re  currently reviewing the Nissan Leaf, and will have some awesome insights for you in the future. For …

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27 March 2012
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David Beckham’s Car Sale | £500,000 Of Fame Up For Grabs

Famous soccer star David Beckham is allegedly clearing out his wide collection of cars as his family spends more and more time in L.A. The British football legend is having a massive clear-out of his garages at the infamous ‘Beckingham’ Palace, the home purchased by Posh and Becks in 1999, which is …

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23 March 2012
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Petrol Prices | Better Start Walking To The Shops…

Fuel prices are at an all time high as the average cost for a litre of unleaded petrol in the UK currently sits at 140.20 pence, an increase of around 8p since the start of the year.
Diesel prices are also particularly high, resting at 146.72p per litre.  The AA state …

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19 March 2012
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The Best Of Geneva | Ferrari F12 Berlinetta

The Geneva Motor Show as always brings us an array of high profile cars from the biggest manufacturers in the world. Our favourite from the line-up: The Ferrari F12 Berlinetta. Ferrari’s newest super car, as expected, is nothing to shake a stick at. The Athletically styled F12 Berlinetta presents a vast …

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6 March 2012
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Nissan ‘Invitation’ Concept | A Boost For British Manufacturing

Nissan have announced news that their newest concept, the ‘Invitation’ is going to begin production at its Sunderland plant in 2013! The current concept presents a lifeline of skilled jobs for the local economy say’s Unite, Britain’s biggest union. The idea of such a high profile investment is gratefully received as a …

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29 February 2012
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Lit Motors: C-1 | For When You Can’t Decide Between a Motorcycle and a Car

If you are ever presented with the strange and uncommon dilemma of choosing between purchasing a motorcycle and a smart car, we have the ideal compromise: introducing the C-1. This strange new concept designed by Lit motors (based in San Francisco), is a hybrid of motorcycle and car, and is destined to …

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