Investigating the long-gone city-centre dealerships

The first Edinburgh dealer to relocate out of the city was Tommy Gilroy, who used to sell for Citroën, Fiat, Simca, Standard and more while also running a hire car fleet. In 1963, he moved from East London Street to a substantial patch of waste ground by a chicken plant nine miles west. “People thought… Continue reading Investigating the long-gone city-centre dealerships

China demand doubts darken mood as miners baulk at energy costs

China, the world’s second biggest economy that accounts for more than 50% of global demand for raw materials, is sticking to its strict zero-COVID policy, enforced by recurrent lockdowns that slow output and demand. LONDON – The prospect of a global recession and doubts over economic stimulus in China, the world’s biggest user of raw… Continue reading China demand doubts darken mood as miners baulk at energy costs

@BMW: ROLLS-ROYCE PHANTOM SERIES II NORTH AMERICAN DEBUT AT MONTEREY CAR WEEK002202

Rolls-Royce Phantom Series II debuts in North America Phantom Series II revealed at the brand’s presence at ‘The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering’, a showcase event during Monterey Car Week 2022 Bespoke Phantom Series II based on the ‘Maverick’ Bespoke commission persona Illuminated Fascia and Starlight Headlights bring to life the Rolls-Royce ‘Light-Touch’ Design features a… Continue reading @BMW: ROLLS-ROYCE PHANTOM SERIES II NORTH AMERICAN DEBUT AT MONTEREY CAR WEEK002202

@BMW: ROLLS-ROYCE REVEALS ‘PEBBLE BEACH COLLECTION’ 2022002201

GLOBAL DEBUT OF THE NEWEST BESPOKE FINISHES Rolls-Royce Motor Cars showcases exclusive ‘Pebble Beach Collection 2022’ Bespoke Commissions during Monterey Car Week Bespoke Black Badge Cullinan, finished in Forbidden Pink, makes global debut, and is a bold reminder that Black Badge isn’t always black Global debut of Crystal over Sagano Green finish on stunning Rolls-Royce… Continue reading @BMW: ROLLS-ROYCE REVEALS ‘PEBBLE BEACH COLLECTION’ 2022002201

2023 Audi S4 Avant will debut alongside new A4

Audi has almost finished testing the new A4 ahead of its debut next year and with it will come the hot S4 Avant variant spied here. It could be one of the last petrol-powered performance estates as Audi looks to launch its final internal combustion models by 2026.  We’ve already spied the forthcoming A4 Avant… Continue reading 2023 Audi S4 Avant will debut alongside new A4

New Mercedes CLE caught testing again ahead of 2023 arrival

Next year we’ll see the introduction of an all-new Mercedes – called the CLE. We’ve spotted the new two-door in cabriolet and coupe bodystyles, but this is the first time we’ve seen it testing on the famed Nurburgring. We expect the Mercedes CLE to sit on the slightly sportier end of the Mercedes spectrum so it’s not… Continue reading New Mercedes CLE caught testing again ahead of 2023 arrival

Best used sports cars 2022

If you are looking for a car that’s fun to drive above all else, you can’t beat a used sports car. A second-hand sports car offers all the thrill of owning a truly special model, yet the reduced price – and lesser depreciation – means that the sharp edges of a new model have been… Continue reading Best used sports cars 2022

Best used executive cars 2022

Executive cars are about so much more than simply getting to work and back: the best ones will deliver performance, good fuel economy, excellent ride comfort and style all in one package, while also serving as a family runabout and long-distance chariot in some cases. Their breadth of talent is wider than almost any other… Continue reading Best used executive cars 2022

BMW AG’s (BAMXF) Next-Gen EVs to Get Eve Energy’s Batteries

The next generation of Bayerische Motoren Werke BAMXF or the BMW Group’s electric vehicles (EVs) in Europe will get a supply of battery cells from battery cell manufacturer Eve Energy, from 2025, per sources. The auto magnate’s ‘New Class’ electric cars will be provided with large, cylindrical lithium-ion battery cells. The China-based firm stated that… Continue reading BMW AG’s (BAMXF) Next-Gen EVs to Get Eve Energy’s Batteries