Recent articles by Alex Yau

Ferrari 412 pick-up side

Ferrari 412 pick-up truck is a world first

23 May, 2014

The Ferrari 412 pick-up truck conversion is a world first for a Ferrari


EE launches its Buzzard - a superfast in-car WiFi device

22 May, 2014

The new EE Buzzard provides 4G WiFi connectivity for up to 10 devices in a car

Nokia sat-nav screen shot

Nokia invests $100m in self-driving car and connected car tech

6 May, 2014

The mobile phone company has started a fund to support the autonomous and connected car sector’s growth


Fiat unveils Sportivo van range

29 Apr, 2014

The new upmarket Sportivo spec is available across the Fiat van range

Renault Master van reveal

Renault Master panel van unveiled

29 Apr, 2014

The new Renault Master has made its debut at the 2014 Commercial Vehicle Show


Nissan NV400: 2014 upgrades revealed

25 Apr, 2014

The Nissan NV400 panel van gets an economical new engine and some new kit

New Peugeot Boxer 2014 front

New Peugeot Boxer 2014 revealed

22 Apr, 2014

Pictures and details of the new Peugeot Boxer panel van have been released


CCTV helps raise £312million in parking and traffic fines

15 Apr, 2014

Fixed and mobile CCTV cameras have brought in hundreds of millions of pounds for councils


New Kia Sedona teased again

10 Apr, 2014

The new Kia Sedona will be unveiled at the 2014 New York Motor Show, but it's not coming to the UK

Need For Speed: Shift video game

Gamers likely to pass driving test first time, and then crash

30 Mar, 2014

Playing driving games could help you pass your driving test but also increases your chance of having an accident in year one

Volkswagen XL1 action

Volkswagen XL1 and Toyota ME.WE up for global design award

25 Mar, 2014

Volkswagen’s XL1 and Toyota’s ME.WE are the automotive representatives in the nominations for the Design of the Year Awards 2014


Increase in young drivers taking dangerous ‘selfies’ at the wheel

21 Mar, 2014

Over 10,000 ‘selfie’ photos of people driving cars have been uploaded to social networking sites since 2010

Bentley Continental GT V8 S

Porsche and Bentley among worst offenders for car electrical faults

18 Mar, 2014

Car electrical faults are on the increase as new gadget-packed models grow in complexity


US car brands to fight for the right to build new presidential limo

14 Mar, 2014

Bids are being invited from US car brands keen to build a new limousine for the next President of the United States of America


Bluecar electric car scheme to launch in London from 2015

13 Mar, 2014

Drivers will be able to book Bluecar electric cars for short journeys around the city


Tesco Fuel Save food car - coming to a supermarket near you

13 Mar, 2014

The Tesco food car will promote the supermarket’s Clubcard Fuel Save scheme that can save customers 20p per litre on fuel


Ford Transit crowned van king of the Arctic in sub-zero test

11 Mar, 2014

The Ford Transit and Transit Connect vans earned a double win after battling severe winter conditions in Finland van endurance test

Ford Transit on the road

The best-selling vans of 2014

11 Mar, 2014

We round up the UK’s best-selling vans of 2014 so far

UK MoT tests could become less stringent

One in 10 UK motorists think the MOT test is an option

6 Mar, 2014

Millions of UK drivers are clueless about the legal requirement for MOT tests, insurance and road tax

London Grand Prix

London grand prix could become a reality

28 Feb, 2014

Consultation held over the next few weeks could open up London’s roads for Formula One racing.

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