25th Annual Minitruckin Nationals

The 25th Annual Minitruckin Nationals was held in Maggie Valley, North Carolina.  The three day show in the beautiful mountains of Maggie Valley brought out truck, cars, and bikes from all across the US!

The show also had games available for all to enjoy along with giveaways all weekend!  There was action for everyone to enjoy, but there were also some downfalls for a few.  4 of the vehicles that had attended the show had caught on fire, for various reason.  We are very sorry to those Continue reading “25th Annual Minitruckin Nationals”

New Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet: UK prices and specs

Volkswagen’s niche T-Roc convertible starts from £26,750 and will aim to succeed where the Range Rover Evoque convertible failed

The new Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet is on sale in the UK now, priced from £26,750 – and in a world of increasingly niche-driven SUVs, it could be the peak of the genre. It’s a drop-top compact crossover, which has been designed to make the T-Roc line-up one of the more versatile model lines in the Volkswagen stable.

UK buyers can choose from two versions Continue reading “New Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet: UK prices and specs”

What You Need To Know About Buying A Car Abroad

Have you ever wanted to buy a car while overseas? Are you curious to know what method to apply when shipping a car from another country? Would you like to have a Porsche or Lamborghini delivered straight to your driveway? Looking at the process to get this done might excite you, but it can also be a little confusing. Let’s take a look at the several steps involved in having that dream car you always wanted, and several things you need to understand before you buy from abroad.

Consider Continue reading “What You Need To Know About Buying A Car Abroad”

The Top 10 Fastest Muscle Cars

There’s a stereotype around people who love a fast and furious muscle car: they want to be noticed.

You’ll notice that almost all cars in this list are new. Many muscle car lovers prefer oldies, since they don’t like technology getting in the way between the car and themselves. But when we talk about speed, we’ll have to acknowledge the fact that we’ve come a long way, so the classics can’t match new cars in that department.

Let’s get to our list!

10 Fastest Muscle Cars Continue reading “The Top 10 Fastest Muscle Cars”

New Mercedes GLC 300 Coupe 2020 review

We try the refreshed Mercedes GLC Coupe in mild-hybrid 300 petrol guise in the UKVerdict3Mercedes has added some welcome new technology to the GLC’s cabin, bringing things up to date alongside key rivals such as the BMW X4. The Merc remains a comfortable SUV with a well made, high-quality interior, too. But the GLC 300 in Coupé format is not the sweet spot in the updated range. At more than £50,000 in Premium trim, it’s a lot of money for a four-cylinder SUV of this size.

The changing Continue reading “New Mercedes GLC 300 Coupe 2020 review”

Relaxin in the Northwest 2019

Relaxin in the Northwest 2019 was held at the Oregon State Fairgrounds in Salem, OR from July 26-28, 2019.  This year was the by far the biggest turnout for the event!

Friday participants came in quickly and filled the campground and by the end of the night, the campground was practically full.  You could enjoy time catching up with friend watch some of the vehicles attending cruise around. Before the show started, Relaxin in the Northwest 2019 had brought out Black Diamond Auto Styling Continue reading “Relaxin in the Northwest 2019”

Aston Martin gets £500 million investment boost

Lawrence Stroll invests £182 million in Aston Martin, with the Racing Point F1 team set to become a works Aston Martin outfit in 2021

Aston Martin Lagonda has secured a £500 million investment that will enable it to continue trading and complete its Second Century Plan. 

Canadian billionaire Lawrence Stroll is investing £182m for a stake in the business and will become the company’s new chairman. An additional share issue, sourced from Aston Martin’s major stakeholders, is expected Continue reading “Aston Martin gets £500 million investment boost”

Exclusive: Andy Palmer outlines new plans for Aston Martin

Following recent investment, we speak to Aston Martin's CEO to get his views on the British brand's future plans

£500m of investment has helped to secure Aston Martin’s future, but it hasn’t come without a degree of pain with the brand’s Second Century Plan being heavily revised, as well as a shake up in Palmer’s management team.

Speaking exclusively to Auto Express, Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer gave his vision for how the next few years would pan out. “It’s a big Continue reading “Exclusive: Andy Palmer outlines new plans for Aston Martin”

Jaguar XE P300: long-term test review

Second report: we're growing to like the sporty Jaguar XE P300's finer pointsVerdict4We're generally loving life behind the wheel of the latest XE saloon. The Jaguar is brilliant to drive, looks great and is very comfortable, but it is let down by the poor rear-seat legroom.

Mileage: 4,296
Economy: 30.2mpg

We’re into the second half of our term with the Jaguar XE P300 HSE R-Dynamic, so it’s time to talk about what has become apparent to me about the Continue reading “Jaguar XE P300: long-term test review”