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Tim with new Ateca 2 (2)

SEAT Ateca Review

24/02/17

Back in June, motoring journalist, Tim Barnes-Clay, was one of the first people to experience the all-new SEAT Ateca. He loved driving it in its native Spain, but now he’s gone for a second bite of the cherry by getting behind the Ateca’s wheel in Britain.


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Perry's Journalist Tim Barnes-Clay with 2016 Navara, Mallorca

Nissan Navara Crowned Best Pick-Up

24/02/17

The Nissan Navara has been crowned Best Pick-Up at the prestigious Fleet World Honours for the second year running.


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Peugeot Expert awarded Best Medium Van

Peugeot Expert Named Best Medium Van

24/02/17

The New Peugeot Expert has been named ‘Best Medium Van of the Year’ in the 2017 Van Fleet World Honours.


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Peugeot 3008 SUV wins Crossover of the Year award

3008 SUV Named Crossover Of The Year

23/02/17

The All-New Peugeot 3008 SUV has been named ‘Crossover of the Year’ in the 2017 Fleet World Honours.


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Corsa Takes Home Best Supermini Award

23/02/17

Vauxhall’s Corsa has been chosen as one of the top models in the fleet industry, taking home the Best Supermini award at the 2017 Fleet World Honours.


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Crowd sourced virtual pothole map will identify potholes

Virtual Pothole Map In The Making

22/02/17

Car repairs could be prevented with the help of a crowd‑sourced virtual pothole map, which Ford is researching.


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Tim BC with New Micra

We’re Getting Taller.. But Nissan Has It Covered

22/02/17

Europeans are getting taller, with the Netherlands and the Scandinavian countries now among the biggest in the world. The average Dutch man today is 182.5 cm – exactly six feet tall. But not everyone is so ‘elevated’, as an average woman from Greece is only 160cm.


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Phone And Drive… Then Maybe Lose Your Licence

21/02/17

Perrys is reminding motorists that you will get six points and a £200 fine if you’re seen using your mobile phone at the wheel from 1 March.


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Caution - Potholes ahead

Don’t Blame Freight Transport For Poor Roads

21/02/17

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has reacted with disappointment to the Local Government Association (LGA)’s claim that freight transport is responsible for the poor state of Britain’s roads.


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Nissan Signs Actor Margot Robbie

Margot Robbie Is Nissan’s Electric Vehicle Ambassador

21/02/17

Actress, Margot Robbie, has been revealed as Nissan’s new electric vehicle (EV) ambassador by racing the carmaker’s radical all-electric BladeGlider sports car around the world-famous Monaco Grand Prix circuit, at midnight.


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Tim with Nissan LEAF - Italy

Buyer’s Guide To Ultra-Low Emission Vehicles

20/02/17

Ultra-Low Emission Vehicles (ULEV’s) are becoming a more popular sight on the UK’s roads, so here are some reasons why you might want to make a ULEV your next car.


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Peugeot announces New Partner Tepee Electric

Peugeot Set To Launch Partner Tepee Electric

20/02/17

Peugeot is set to expand its range of electric vehicles with the launch of an electric version of the Partner Tepee, the Partner Tepee Electric.


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DACIA LAUNCHES RUGBY LEAGUE COMMUNITY PROGRAMME WITH LEGENDS OF THE GAME 170217 (1)

Dacia Launches Rugby Programme

20/02/17

Dacia has launched #FlairPlay, a new community programme for Rugby League clubs.


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Brits Precious About Motors

17/02/17

Be it a faithful family car or first set of wheels, it’s clear Brits are very precious when it comes to their motors.


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Kia Renews With Surrey County Cricket Club

17/02/17

Surrey County Cricket Club and Kia Motors (UK) have renewed their partnership for a further three years – extending Kia’s sponsorship of Surrey County Cricket Club and the Kia Oval until the end of 2020.


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Traffic in City

Manchester Transport Plan Is Positive Step

16/02/17

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) is pleased that Greater Manchester’s new long-term transport framework has a strong focus on improving strategic road connectivity and keeping city centre traffic moving.


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Londoners show the love and come clean about car scrapes

Are You Honest About Accidental Damage?

16/02/17

New research has uncovered varying levels of honesty from drivers when it comes to owning up to their loved one about accidental damage they have caused to their partner’s car.


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Grand C-Max - boot

Living With A Ford Grand C-Max Part 8

15/02/17

Motoring journalist, Tim Barnes-Clay, has been driving the Ford Grand C-Max for two months now. This week, he highlights the real-world practicality of the car.


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