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A Summer Special...

22 Feb, 2005

It's the third different month in three shows! The British Motor Show was traditionally always held in October, but last year it shifted to May to avoid clashing with the Paris exhibition and to try to bring in more world debuts.

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'Incredulous' NEC Licks Its Wounds

22 Feb, 2005

British Motor Show attendance at the NEC has been on the slide for years. From a high of 908,000 in 1978, only 461,000 turned up last year. We spoke to bosses to see how they felt about losing the show. Here is their statement...

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London Wins Motor Show

22 Feb, 2005

It's back! After nearly 30 years, the British Motor Show is returning to London, to the modern ExCeL exhibition centre in Docklands.

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Stola Coupé's Quick Fix

22 Feb, 2005

How long does it take to make a concept car? Six months is about as quick as most mainstream manufacturers can manage it - but Italian engineering firm Stola has gone from sketch to full-size prototype in only five weeks.

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RX Owners Toast Mass UK Recall

22 Feb, 2005

A bottle of champagne, a free valet and a tank of fuel - that's what Lexus is giving 5,937 RX300 owners in the UK to make up for the 4x4's recall.

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Smashing Idea To Boost Safety

22 Feb, 2005

Twenty-four hours with no road accidents? It sounds like fantasy - but that's the aim of the first-ever Safer Roads Day.