Motoring

ALMOST half of all drivers never take their vehicle to a garage to carry out regular maintenance checks or before going on a trip With Summer upon us, and many people deciding to stay inside Spain for a holiday, the...
VOLKSWAGEN wants to start making batteries and small electric cars in Spain by 2025 Volkswagen has announced that it wants to make Spain a strategic pillar for its electrification project by installing the third of its gigafactories in the country,...
DRIVING with flip-flops on your feet, or with your arm out of the car window Now that Summer is upon us, we normally wear fewer items of clothing, and want to do exactly the same whilst driving in our vehicles,...
USING Google maps to find the cheapest petrol station nearest to your location Google maps is a very useful app at the best of times, but now that it has the latest update, as far as drivers go, this browser...
BRUSSELS sets the end of petrol and diesel car sales in 2035. The European Green Deal is one of Brussels' priorities for the next few years and the approaches are ambitious. So much so that the European Commission sets the...
UBER now allows you to use UberX through its app to order a Malaga city taxi  Uber announced this Tuesday 13 the integration of the Malaga taxi on its platform, which means that from now on, the company offers taxi...
DGT to conduct speed awareness controls on the roads of Spain this week with the aim of reducing accidents caused by speeding A new speeding campaign will be carried out on Spanish roads by the DGT, between Monday 12, and...
Solar-powered electric car, the Lightyear One, can travel 700km on just one charge The Lightyear One is a prototype electric car, in the form of a large hatchback, with the bonnet, roof, and boot all clad with 5m2 (54ft2) of...
BEST selling second-hand cars in Spain during the first six months of 2021 According to data from the Ganvam sellers association, diesel cars older than 15 years continue to be the favourite choice of buyers, with the used car market...
SEAT and SETRAM have launched the first megatruck for vehicle transport in Spain. The megatruck is 25.25 metres long and has a load capacity of 10-11 cars, depending on the model mix, compared to 8-9 for a traditional truck. Its...
The European Commission found that Daimler, BMW and Volkswagen group, Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche, breached EU antitrust rules by colluding on technical development in the area of nitrogen oxide cleaning. The Commission has imposed a fine of €875,189,000. Daimler...
Save yourself a lot of money in fuel costs by following some simple guidelines while driving Summer is upon us in Europe, and drivers should be aware of the way in which rising temperatures can reduce the performance of their...
DGT reminds pregnant women that the seat belt laws also apply to them The General Directorate of Traffic (DGT) has made a point of reminding pregnant women that the seat belt laws also apply fully to them as well after...
Road test: A look at the great value of the Citroen C4 If you have looked at the price of most new cars you’ll have gathered they aren’t cheap, even small hatchbacks are not necessarily in the affordable bracket. However,...
Are you thinking about buying a new diesel car now? The diesel-engined vehicle was developed in the early 20th century and was used quite efficiently in operation and fuel consumption. However, diesel cars are known as one of the biggest...
AUDI plans to only sell exclusively electric models of its cars in Europe from 2026 Markus Duesmann, the CEO of Audi, speaking at the conference of the Foundation for Climate Neutrality, has confirmed that from 2026, his brand will only...
DGT adds extra radar surveillance on Spanish roads for Summer, predicting a busy July and August on the roads Spain's Dirección General de Tráfico (DGT) has estimated that around 91.2 million journeys will be made during July and August on...
NISSAN Tipped To Build A 'Gigafactory' In Sunderland To Produce 200,000 Electric Car Batteries Annually Japanese carmaking giant Nissan is reported to be close to confirming the construction of a massive factory in Sunderland, in partnership with Chinese specialist Envision...
MAX VERSTAPPEN Wins The Styrian Grand Prix to extend his lead in the driver's championship Max Verstappen wins again, as he dominated the Styrian GP from start to finish this afternoon, Sunday 27, at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg,...
MAX VERSTAPPEN Claims Pole Position For Sunday's Styrian GP Red Bull driver, and current driver's points leader, Max Verstappen, has claimed pole position for tomorrow's Styrian GP, his second pole in two races, pushing seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton into...
THE DGT Radars Apply The 'Rule Of 7' To All Speeding Vehicles before issuing a sanction Data from the General Directorate of Traffic (DGT) reveals that 64.4 per cent of all traffic fines in 2019 - practically 2 out of...
We’re used to manufacturers launching specification changes and styling tweaks but Vauxhall has gone somewhat further with their latest Mokka. It’s so different that during my week’s test I had two previous generation Mokka owners asking me what I...
VOLKSWAGEN And Volvo Are Leading The Way In Transforming Europe's Electric Car Market According to a report by Transport & Environment (T&E), a group of European NGOs promoting sustainable transport, the Volkswagen and Volvo consortium are the brands with aggressive...
DGT Clears Up The Confusion Over When The New Warning Beacons will become mandatory As of July 1, the new V-16 lights will begin to replace the warning triangles that drivers are currently supposed to use on the roads in...