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The new car market in the UK achieved a fifth year of consecutive growth in 2016

Here we have a great overview of all the facts and figures for new car registrations in a record-breaking 2016 for the new car market Thanks to new car model releases and attractive finance deals drive the market to new high with fifth consecutive year of growth. December saw a slight fall and was only the second month of negative growth in the last 12 months, as registrations fell by 1.

An Easy Guide to the new 2017 Road Tax Changes

Any new car registered from the 1st of April onwards will be subject to new Vehicle Excise Duty commonly known as road tax to you and I. If you’re in the early stages of looking for a new car in 2017 it will be worth a read to find out how much you will have pay in duty.

Volvo loses home advantage as the VW Golf Takes Top Spot

For over 50 years a Volvo has been the best-selling car in Sweden, but in 2016 the VW Golf has taken the top spot by a slim margin. Sweden has been a strong patron of Volvo when it comes to buying new cars, and this has been the case for the last 50 years. 2016 was another good year for Volvo but they gave away the top selling car spot to VW in the shape of the Golf.

New Car News from CES 2017

The Show was once a showcase of consumer home electronics like Computers and Televisions but now with every new car being more and more technologically advanced, most of the big car manufacturers now show up displaying their latest innovations on four wheels.

New For 2017 The Skoda Octavia vRS facelift

Towards the end of November Skoda announced the new Octavia range for 2017 with promises of an updated vRS model for 2017. Now we have our first peek at the performance large family car available as an estate or saloon. The New 2017 Skoda Octavia vRS The Ford Focus ST rival has received a redesign with extra technology and a little extra power from the 2.0L TSI.

Volvo Brings Life Paint back to the shelves

Volvo is not only thinking about the safety of its drivers and cars but for those that prefer to cycle. The safety spray is purely designed to increase the visibility and safety of cyclists on the road during these short days. Available to buy and order online for the very first time, the release coincides with the shortest day of the year - Wednesday the 21st of December.

The very last Bugatti Veyron Super Sport goes under the hammer

When this extremely rare Bugatti hyper car first rolled off the production line in 2013, the super sport variant would've cost a cool £1.2 million. What make this car special is the chassis number and serial number. It was number 300 out of 300 ever made the serial number matches the last three digits of the chassis number.

SMMT Announces UK Car Market Growth of 2.9 % for November 2017

Car registrations in the UK hit 184,101 units for November, which is an increase of 2.9% compared to same period in 2015 the market increasing by a steady 2.9%, according to the latest figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders. The growth has helped deliver more than 2.

New Electric Cars could charge in minutes, not hours

A completely new take on electric cars could see charging times for owners considerably reduced to minutes rather than the hours it takes today. The company behind the project is Augmented Optics, they’ve revealed a new polymer based material that can charge a car just as fast as you can fill the tank with fuel.

New Seat Leon Cupra 300

The Seat Leon Cupra has always been the performance trim level within the Leon range, with striking design, top quality all at a great price-point.  All of this has now been taken to the next level with the announcement of the Cupra 300 range that will hit UK showrooms from March next year.