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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

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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
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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

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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

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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

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New Renault Trafic revealed: full details and pics

18 Mar, 2014

The new Renault Trafic panel van gets a bold new look and engine range

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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
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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

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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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Kia Cee’d GT hot hatch goes on sale in the UK

28 Feb, 2014

Kia has spiced-up its Cee’d range with the GT hot hatch now available in UK showrooms

Ford Focus interior detail
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Ford to drop Microsoft for new Sync system from Blackberry

24 Feb, 2014

Ford to use Blackberry tech on future cars, ditching the Windows-powered Ford Sync system

Car insurance costs fall 14 per cent
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Is black box car insurance really a cheaper option?

21 Feb, 2014

Cheaper standard insurance and penalty fees could make insurance policies relying on black box telematics a costly option.

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Official: British roads are Europe’s most congested

19 Feb, 2014

Britain’s roads are the busiest in Europe, but they’re also among the safest according to new figures

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Ferrari makes record profit despite building fewer cars

19 Feb, 2014

Ferrari’s new focus on exclusivity helped deliver a record 246m euro profit in 2013

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Slow sales could see £170m of electric car grants go unclaimed

17 Feb, 2014

Government green car grants worth £170m could be unclaimed by 2015 as electric car sales fail to take off

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