The Editor’s View


Christmas is coming the goose is getting fat, just don’t expect to have that plump delicious little goose on your dinner plate in time for your family Christmas dinner this year. The logistics industry like many other service industries in the UK is in a state of turmoil, there are … Continue reading

Renault appoints UK retail head

Renault Head

The Renault Retail Group has appointed Richard Hemming as managing director of its UK operations.  Hemming (pictured) joins from Audi where he was head of business at the Audi Centre in Dublin and has had previous roles as principal of Hemming Automotive and managing director of Ford Retail both in … Continue reading

Revealed: the UK’s ‘nightmare’ car

Nightmare car

Costing an average of £550 when it breaks down every other month, this is the UK’s ‘nightmare’ car, according to Warranty Direct.  The automotive specialist analysed its 50,000 live policies to concoct the monstrosity, dubbed the Horrific 40RR0R, by combining the worst-performing cars from each of the categories measured by … Continue reading

Test centres relocate


The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) is to announce the relocation of 18 driving test centres to nearby former Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA) testing stations. Following the merger of the Driving Standards Agency and VOSA into the DVSA, the move aims to keep test fees to a … Continue reading