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The Iconic VW Camper Van Will Return As An Electric Car In 2022

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 21.08.2017 | UK Tech

Remember in January when Volkswagen revealed a brand-new version of the iconic VW camper van? You may also remember that VW claimed it was just a conc...

The Trials And Tribulations Of Buying A Car

Alexandra Johnson | Posted 07.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Alexandra Johnson

With heavy hearts The Husband and I have spent the weekend trailing around car garages. This is most unusual for us. Ask anyone that has ever sat in the back seat of our car and they will tell you that we are clearly displaying signs of having Stockholm Syndrome.

Volvo Will Only Launch Cars With Electric Motors From 2019

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 05.07.2017 | UK Tech

Volvo, arguably one of the most progressive car manufacturers out there, has done something rather amazing. From 2019, the company will only launch ei...

A Driverless Van Could Soon Be Delivering Your Weekly Shop

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 29.06.2017 | UK Tech

The weekly shop will never be the same again. Imagine ordering through your app, paying using the fingerprint sensor on your phone and then the next d...

This Shocking Video Reveals What Happens When A 1998 Car Crashes Into A 2015 Car

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK Tech

Cars are getting safer, that’s a fact. To see just how much safer they are though Australia and New Zealand’s car safety advocate created a shocki...

Student's Car Filled With 6,500 Kits Kats After Thief Steals His Chocolate Bar

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 07.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Chocaholics around the world shuddered last week after the tragic news of Hunter Jobbins emerged. Having left his car unlocked for just 15 minutes, t...

Uber Just Made Its iPhone And Android App A LOT Better

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 03.11.2016 | UK Tech
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Uber has rolled out a major update for its iOS and Android app that streamlines the experience while adding some impressive new features. Upon first o...

Facebook Blocks Admiral's Plan To Base Insurance Quotes on Your Social Posts

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 02.11.2016 | UK Tech

Facebook has blocked insurance firm Admiral from using a customer’s social posts to determine if they’re a safer driver or not. The insurance gian...

SEAT Designed A Car For Women And The Internet Reacted Appropriately

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 19.09.2016 | UK Tech

Women, panic no more. No longer do you have to struggle driving that incredibly masculine vehicle you have parked on your driveway, as SEAT has design...

A Text Could Cost Your Licence As Punishments For Phone Use While Driving Double

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 17.09.2016 | UK

Ministers want to double the punishment for illegal mobile phone use while driving, Government sources said. Motorists caught using a handheld phone...

This Is How They've Started Parking In Scotland

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.08.2016 | UK

When it comes to things you never want to see when you return to your car, this is probably up there in the top five. This precarious balancing act oc...

Tesla Drives Its Owner To The Hospital After Medical Emergency

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 08.08.2016 | UK Tech

While much of the press about Tesla has focused on the possible dangers of its beta feature ‘Autopilot’, this story has a rather different view of...

This Motorway Sign Shouldn't Need To Exist, And Yet Here It Is

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.07.2016 | UK Tech

Pokemon Go mania is showing no signs of slowing down, impressive really when many thought this phenomenon would be yesterday’s news by the end of th...

Elon Musk Wants Your Tesla To Be A Self-Driving Taxi When You're Not Using It

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 21.07.2016 | UK Tech

Elon Musk is a man with a plan. That has been apparent for quite some time, but it wasn’t until now and the unveiling of his “Master Plan, Part De...

If A Deadly Crash Is Unavoidable, Who Should A Driverless Car Save?

Press Association | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 24.06.2016 | UK Tech

In a deadly crash, driverless cars should sacrifice the few to save the many according to the majority of people questioned in a survey about autonomo...

This Tiny Electric Car Has Set An Absolutely Obscene Acceleration Record

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 23.06.2016 | UK Tech

A team of students have created what might be the fastest electric car in the world. The grimsel electric racing car has broken the world record for a...

MINI Launches "Visionary" Car To Be Shared Among Owners

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 21.06.2016 | UK Tech

MINI wants you to imagine a future where every single car in the city belongs to you. The company have shared their vision for the MINI Vision Next 10...

Model S Owner Discovers His Car Can Swim Really, Really Well

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.06.2016 | UK Tech

Tesla's Model S can do some very cool things, but this just about tops it. A Model S owner from Kazahkstan has discovered the hard way that while norm...

Rolls Royce Have Unveiled A Driverless Car And Not Everyone Is Loving It

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 17.06.2016 | UK Tech

Rolls Royce has revealed it’s first driverless car, and people aren’t too pleased with the results. The luxury car empire have unveiled their firs...

VW Scandal Has Cost Company Its Most Important Asset - Its Honest Reputation

Vic Davies | Posted 25.09.2016 | UK
Vic Davies

There is a savage irony for the advertising industry in the crash of the VW brand. Of all car manufacturer brands VW was the one with the greatest advertising legacy, dating back to the now iconic ads produced by the DDB advertising agency, under the leadership of the legendary Bill Bernbach.

Why Is it So Difficult to Park a Car?

David Mooney | Posted 29.07.2016 | UK Comedy
David Mooney

Rarely a day goes by where I don't end up in a car park that looks like the scene from a disaster movie, where vehicles have been left abandoned. All it would need is for a few to still have doors open to round off the illusion that they were deserted by those attempting to flee the terror that was destroying the city behind them.

Remotely Park BMW's New 7 Series Using The Key

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.04.2015 | UK Tech

BMW's new 7 Series will be the first car that can be remotely parked from outside of the vehicle. That's right, you simply pull up to the space, get o...

How to End the Crisis in Central African Republic

Muhammad Zulfikar Rakhmat | Posted 23.05.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Muhammad Zulfikar Rakhmat

Since early 2013, the international community has witnessed a horrific ongoing crisis in the Central African Republic (CAR). It is reported that nearl...

Do Not Forget Muslims in Central African Republic

Muhammad Zulfikar Rakhmat | Posted 21.02.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Muhammad Zulfikar Rakhmat

More voices must join those speaking out in support of their rights. At the same time, the UN and other humanitarian organisations must accelerate the supply of aid to Muslim communities under oppression across CAR.

Eco Machines: Designing Tomorrow's Cars Today

Intelligence Squared | Posted 04.01.2015 | UK Tech
Intelligence Squared

However, many people can't understand why racing a car is still a socially acceptable occupation. After all, these things seemingly run round and round, burning valuable fuel for no apparent reason.