Limited run Range Rover Velar R-Dynamic Black launched

Land Rover has unveiled a special edition Range Rover Velar R-Dynamic Black, which comes with a range of black trim and additional kit

This is the Range Rover Velar R-Dynamic Black. A limited run model that adds a range of black styling features and a host of additional standard equipment. Production will be limited to just 500 examples, with each carrying a price-tag pf £56,995.

It’s based on the best-selling Range Rover Velar R-Dynamic SE. Upgrades over the standard model include Continue reading “Limited run Range Rover Velar R-Dynamic Black launched”

Popular Car Body Repairs That You Must Never Ignore

Nobody likes a damaged automobile, and if you are like most car owners, your biggest worry is always on mechanical issues. While this is expectable as no one ever wants trouble with the running parts of these machines, they must not be the only area of focus. Overly, a properly maintained car is not only about its mechanic works but the whole package that takes into account the external parts. Unfortunately, most car owners never place as much emphasis on the body of their machines, and this Continue reading “Popular Car Body Repairs That You Must Never Ignore”

Overfinch creates a 450bhp soft-top Land Rover Defender 90 for £240k

Overfinch Defender 90 is revived with new £239,990 soft top model featuring a 6.2-litre V8

Overfinch has transformed a Defender 90 into a bespoke, one-of-one soft top 4×4, specially commissioned with a host of expensive upgrades. 

Well known for its work modifying Land Rovers and Range Rovers, this latest effort from the London-based firm will be more likely to reside on the streets of London than in a muddy field. 

• New Land Rover Defender SVR to take on Mercedes-AMG G63 Continue reading “Overfinch creates a 450bhp soft-top Land Rover Defender 90 for £240k”

What to consider to ensure your car is safe

It’s always important that any car owner feels safe and secure while on the road, and a large part of this is knowing that your car is in good shape. With a healthy car, you’ll be able to control your vehicle better, and reduce the risk of getting into an accident, whether it’s braking in time to avoid crashing into another car, or a sudden tire blow out that leaves you stranded waiting for a tow truck.

With that in mind, we’ve put together this advice on what to consider to ensure Continue reading “What to consider to ensure your car is safe”

New 2020 Mercedes-AMG One previewed in teaser video

Mercedes has released a new teaser video, which shows a camouflaged AMG One prototype screaming around a racetrack in Germany

Mercedes has started testing the new 986bhp AMG One hypercar, as shown in as new video, ahead of its expected launch next year. The £2.4 million, F1-engined, plug-in hybrid hypercar will act as the technological flagship of the Mercedes-AMG, offering competition for the Ferrari LaFerrari and Aston Martin Valkyrie.

Should the production model remain faithful to this Continue reading “New 2020 Mercedes-AMG One previewed in teaser video”

SUVs outselling electric cars 37 to 1 as climate group calls for action

Sales of both vehicle types have grown, but 1.8 million SUVs were sold over the last four years compared with 47,000 EVs

SUVs are outselling electric cars at a ratio of 37 to 1, according to a new study by an organisation arguing for “immediate action” to reduce sales of large cars.

Although sales of both electric cars and SUVs have grown, just 47,000 of the former have been sold in the last four years, compared with 1.8 million Continue reading “SUVs outselling electric cars 37 to 1 as climate group calls for action”

New 2020 Mercedes GLA teased in official design sketch

Mercedes has released a new design sketch of its compact SUV, ahead of its official online launch on 11 December

Mercedes has issued a design sketch of the new GLA compact SUV, ahead of its scheduled online debut on 11 December. The teaser gives us our best indication yet of the new model’s styling, which looks set to adopt a more SUV-like appearance than its predecessor in bid to pull buyers away from the Audi Q2 and BMW X2.

Apart from the oversized “design sketch” alloy wheels, Continue reading “New 2020 Mercedes GLA teased in official design sketch”

New Jaguar I-Pace software update unlocks more range

The software update uses data gathered from the I-Pace eTrophy racing series to improve the car’s battery performance and range

Jaguar has issued a software update for the all-electric I-Pace SUV, which draws on the data gathered by its single-make I-Pace eTrophy racing series to optimise the car’s powertrain and range. The software is standard on all new I-Paces ordered from now, although existing owners can visit their nearest dealership to have the latest software installed free of Continue reading “New Jaguar I-Pace software update unlocks more range”