Ben Collins

Why The Stig Is Welcoming The 'Top Gear' Revamp

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 03.01.2016 | UK Entertainment

Top Gear’s former Stig Ben Collins has welcomed the changes that the show is currently undergoing, claiming that the BBC Two motoring show was in ne...

Can Top Gear Continue Without Jeremy Clarkson? Two Former Stigs Weigh In

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

As Jeremy Clarkson’s future at Top Gear continues to hang in the balance, two former Stigs have weighed in over whether the show can survive without...

Feeling Anxious? Driving Around Can Help Calm Your Nerves

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When we're feeling anxious and overwhelmed, sometimes there's no better way to de-stress than jumping in the car and going for a relaxing drive. W...

Young Drivers

Ben Collins | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Ben Collins

A study in Sweden, and elsewhere, has shown that pre-license training can cut the rate of attrition for young drivers by 41%, compared to their late-starting peers, because it prepared them mentally before and during their first experiences on the road.

Car Technology Driving Us Mad

Ben Collins | Posted 15.05.2013 | UK Tech
Ben Collins

More recently car manufacturers have been swinging left faster than a Tory manifesto. Modern cars are turning into communists that won't let us do anything without the intervention of a higher authority, and it's dangerous.

I Met the Stig

Lara Platman | Posted 05.01.2013 | UK Entertainment
Lara Platman

For once I have arrived at a motoring event during the middle of the morning, quite a leisurely time indeed and also for once I am quite undressed, I ...

INTERVIEW: Ex-Stig Ben Collins On Being Daniel Craig's 'Skyfall' Stunt Man..

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 02.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ex-Stig Ben Collins is a busy man. So busy he has yet to see 'Skyfall', despite having to step into the pretty impressive shoes of Daniel Craig as a s...

Mission Motorsport

Nancy Atkinson-Turner | Posted 17.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Nancy Atkinson-Turner

Every so often in life you come across someone so inspiring that it stops you in your tracks. Their passion, enthusiasm and selflessness is impossible to resist and you realise you have to be involved with them, whether it be at work, in love or as in my case, volunteering.

A Match Made In... Er... Sweden?

Nancy Atkinson-Turner | Posted 15.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Nancy Atkinson-Turner

The point of this event wasn't my hosts incredible evening's entertainment, it was to understand WHY Michelins latest tyre, the Energy Saver+, is rumored to be one of the most efficient and energy saving tyres on the market.