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Why go through the task of filtering the news you’re really interested in, when a blog can do it for you! If you’re interested in motoring news, then take a journey to Roadweb, for all the news, views, and advice you’ll need. Cyclists, drivers, and learner drivers are all catered for here, where you’ll find posts on anything from classic cars to driving abroad. Legal eagles

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Bosch leads MOVE_UK project to trial driverless cars on UK roads

As announced today by the Rt Hon Sajid Javid MP, Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, a consortium led by Bosch, will help position the UK as a world leader in automated and self-driving cars. Bosch takes a commanding role in the MOVE_UK project, which benefits from a £5.5 million grant awarded by InnovateUK and will see driverless technology trialled in real world conditions

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Tips for Buying a Used Car

Parking lot at HAA Kobe” by Laitr Keiows – Own work. Licensed under CC BY 3.0 via Commons.

When it comes to buying a used car, you must be sure that you do all you can to prevent yourself from overpaying, or purchasing a car that is no longer in good condition. In order to do this you must first know what to

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New Thule Flow aerodynamic ski box for winter sport enthusiasts

Thule Flow OC Top

Ever since Thule designed their first ski box in the 1970s, the mission has been to help you bring your skis with you – safely, easily, and in style. With Thule Flow, Thule has developed a modern ski box with aerodynamic design and superior protection of your gear. Thule Flow takes skis up to 210cm and has a low, wide shape adapted specifically to carry your

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Volvo XC90 wins What Car? Car of the Year Safety Award

Volvo XC90

The Volvo XC90 is the safest new car on sale in Britain, and the winner of the 2016 What Car? Car of the Year Safety Award. The Honda Jazz and Toyota Avensis were commended as runners up from among a strong 17 car shortlist for the Award, the results of which were announced on the evening of 13thJanuary 2016.

The 2016 Safety Award was judged in conjunction

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RM Sotheby’s Paris sale set for Retromobile Week celebrating over 100 years of motoring history

1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica LWB Coupe Aerodinamico Tim Scott c 2015 Courtesy RM Sothebys

RM Sotheby’s proudly kicks off its 2016 European calendar in Paris, 3 February with its third annual sale during Retromobile week.  Held at the historic Place Vauban immediately after the Festival Automobile International, the exclusive evening sale is set to command the attention of the world’s leading car collectors and enthusiasts as it lifts the hammer on 61 remarkable historic and modern collector cars.

Leading entries for

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G3 Remarketing to invest in Leeds physical car auction

The new G3 Remarketing physical car auction hall, Leeds

Vehicle remarketing specialist G3 Remarketing is investing £500,000 in the launch of a physical car auction in Leeds. The news follows a record year in which the company hit the £4m turnover mark, with £900,000 profits.

Established in 2009 as an online vehicle remarketing specialist for the fleet, finance and contract Hire sectors, G3 has grown to become a well-known independent brand in the digital arena.

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Kidston’s K500 Celebrates Successful First Year

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One year on from launch, Kidston’s K500.com is now the established voice of authority on classic car values and market analysis.

The K500 Index, a figure calculated from some 30,000 auction results baselined to 1994 (when the Index was 100), stood at 474.1 today, up from 437.6 a year ago.

 

 

Speaking at an anniversary celebration evening at The Bluebird Club in London last night, founder Simon Kidston commented:

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Street Repairs Builds Up To National Pothole Day

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If you are a road user then you may wish to pencil this date in your diary, streetrepairs.co.uk is launching the second national pothole day on the 15th of January 2016.

This pothole initiative is again being co-ordinated by Colin Mahoney owner of the award winning Street Repairs website.

Colin said “after the success of the 2015 #NationalPotholeDay campaign many thousands of our followers and supporters have asked

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Wunelli research on speed cameras and bad driving behaviour

Wunelli analysis finds speed cameras may create bad driving behaviour
New analysis reveals the hard braking black spots created across the UK
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Using more than 1 billion miles of driving behaviour data*, Wunelli, a LexisNexis company, has revealed the most frequent braking black spots across the UK created by speed cameras, based on motorists braking excessively just before speed cameras to avoid being caught. 80% of all the

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Study shows UK automotive supply chain could see huge rise in jobs by 2020

As many as 28,000 new jobs could be created in the UK automotive supply chain by 2020, according to a new forecast report from industry trade body The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).

The report, The future of UK automotive manufacturing in 2025 and beyond,1 identifies growth in vehicle manufacturing and a move to connected and autonomous technology as presenting significant opportunities for British component

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