New Ford Transit Connect – better than ever and available now

Ford has revealed its new Transit Connect van at the Hannover CV Show and it’s on sale right now. The diet Transit – if we can be so crude – offers even more attractive running costs for commercial vehicle users…



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Are manual handbrakes on their way out? Apparently so…

Manual parking brakes are nearing the end of the road it seems after it emerged that little more than one in three new cars are fitted with a physical lifting handbrake. A study, conducted by CarGurus, discovered that only 37…



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DVSA launches AdBlue cheat device crackdown

The DVSA has begun checking lorries for emissions cheat devices in a bid to crack down on illegal AdBlue systems that circumvent emissions rules. A lorry with one of these cheat devices installed can produce up to 20 times more…



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Carrera Cup battle goes to wire as Ellinas scores podium finish at Silverstone

DVF Racing remains in the hunt for its first-ever Porsche Carrera Cup GB title as Tio Ellinas scored a second place in race one and recovered to an important fourth place later on Sunday afternoon, and is just eight points…



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Eight-year fuel duty freeze beginning to thaw as chancellor suggests tax hike

Fuel duty could be increased for the first time in almost a decade to help fund the NHS, chancellor of the exchequer Philip Hammond has suggested. According to the Telegraph, Mr Hammond has refused to accept analysis from the Treasury…



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