My Followers


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

Read more…

CTEK Urge Motorists To Help Reduce Vehicle Emissions

Motorists should be playing their part in reducing vehicle emissions and showing their commitment to the environment as well as vehicle manufacturers, that’s according to CTEK a leading global brand in the care and maintenance of vehicle batteries.

This week has seen vehicle emissions the number one conversation topic all over the UK, with manufacturers under the spotlight following the launch of a European investigation into Volkswagen’s

Read more…

Lord Digby Jones Urges Businesses To Step Up On Road Safety

Lord Digby Jones speaks at the TTC Group business road safety event.

Lord Digby Jones has appealed to the business world to take action to help cut road deaths and injuries among employees.

Implementing workplace road safety was “the right thing to do,” he told business leaders at the launch of a campaign he is backing by road safety organisation, the TTC Group, which educates 320,000 road users each year to cut casualties.

With the Government’s latest statistics on employee

Read more…

Brake’s value training for employers to prevent drink and drug driving

Road safety charity Brake is urging employers to tackle drink and drug driving among at-work drivers. To help employers ensure they have the right measures in place to prevent drink and drug driving, Brake has announced a seminar on the topic. The seminar will share the latest research into drink and drug driving and its affects as well as providing guidance on workplace interventions and the

Read more…

HERE in-dash map data in most of Frankfurt Motor Show’s cars

Of the dozens of new cars being launched at the Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) this year, many have one thing in common: they have in-dash map data from HERE.

HERE is in 49 of the 54* new car models being presented by more than 25 marques at the show, demonstrating the continued trust the world’s leading carmakers are placing in HERE maps and location services.

“HERE prides itself

Read more…

My Car Check warns vehicle scams are on the up

Computer hacker silhouette of hooded man with binary data and network security terms

My Car Check – the UK’s No.1 consumer vehicle data provider – has warned of a sharp rise in scams targeting used car and motorbike buyers and sellers (see email text below). Telltale signs that conmen might be involved include:

Vehicles advertised for considerably less than they are worth
Mention of the vehicle being shipped to or from another country
All communication conducted via email, often in broken English


Read more…

RM Sotheby’s London sale with an incredible selection of classic cars


RM Sotheby’s London sale is well-known for its exceptional quality and incredibly diverse selection of stunning classics. This year’s auction, returning 7th September to Battersea Evolution, will be no exception, with close to 80 cars being offered from a 1925 Renault Model 45 Tourer to a 2006 Porsche Carrera GT. Marques as varied as Abarth, Bandini, Bizzarini, Cisitalia, De Tomaso, Ferves, Moretti and Talbot-Lago are all

Read more…

Bosch and TomTom partner on innovative mapping technology for automated driving

Interior shot

The development of automated driving is a puzzle with many pieces. Together with the Dutch map and traffic provider TomTom, Bosch is getting closer to the complete picture. The two companies have agreed to collaborate in the area of maps for highly automated driving. Under this agreement, TomTom will design the necessary maps, while Bosch, on the basis of its systems engineering work, will define the

Read more…

London Road Safety Council announces James Cracknell OBE as President

London Road Safety Council today announces the appointment of James Cracknell OBE as President of the organisation. James succeeds Nick Ross as President of the Council.

James is one of Britain’s most successful ever athletes, with two Olympic Gold Medals and six World Championship titles. Since retiring from competitive rowing, James has distinguished himself as an inspiring sportsman, athlete, adventurer and broadcaster.

Every year some 3000 people are

Read more…

LEGO Ferrari F40 Now available from August 2015


LEGO® Ferrari F40 (10248 RRP £69.99): Just like the legendary original the replica super sports car features a bright red racing body, sleek aerodynamic lines and distinctive rear spoiler.  Inside the LEGO® Ferrari F40 is two red racing seats and a steering wheel, complete with Ferrari logo. Below the lift-up bonnet lid, there is the luggage compartment with a toolkit. A special windscreen element with

Read more…

London Mayor aims for road casualties to be halved by 2020


The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, today set a target to halve the number of people killed or seriously injured on London’s roads by 2020 compared to the Government base line.

The commitment comes as TfL published the full London road casualty figures for 2014, which show the number of people killed or seriously injured (KSI) has now been reduced to its lowest level since records began.

Read more…