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Super Luxury for Bleary Eyed Commuters #insiderollsroyce

In Rolls Royce, Short Cuts by Jonathan Humphrey

#insiderollsroyce free exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery this Week A unique exhibition of the luxury brand is being held this week. Commuters arriving at London’s Victoria Station were given the opportunity to see the latest from Rolls-Royce the Ghost Series II. Ahead of the #insiderollsroyce exhibition. At the station there was a rare opportunity to acquaint themselves with the Ghost Series II …

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London to host prestigious Classic Motor Show

In Short Cuts by Philip Shoulder

A brand new international classic car show showcasing some of the world’s most beautiful cars will be arriving in the capital next year.   The new show will form a key foundation of London Classic Car Week and be held at Alexandra Palace from 30 October to 1 November. Some 300 motoring icons will be on display by world-renowned car …

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Ford Kuga, new colours, more powerful, lower emissions

In Ford, Short Cuts by Jonathan Humphrey

Just released the higher powered diesel Ford Kuga SUV The car is powered by a 2.0-litre TDCi engine delivering 180PS and 400Nm of torque   The Revised Kuga 2.0-litre TDCi diesel delivers 10 per cent more power, and emits up to 19g/km less CO2. Alongside this Ford will offer a 150 PS 2.0-litre TDCi option that delivers 122g/kmCO2 – an improvement of 12 …

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Aygo Into Battle Manga Adventure

In Short Cuts, Toyota by Jonathan Humphrey

The Heroine and her Toyota save the city from destruction in Aygo’s first Manga adventure   There’s a monster tearing up the metropolis and the authorities are desperate for someone to save the day. Enter The Heroine and her mighty Aygo, the new small car from Toyota, the central characters in a brand new Manga cartoon launched this weekend at …

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The World’s Biggest Zorb

In Nissan, Short Cuts by Jonathan Humphrey

A Zorb with a car inside, make a note of it. Loaded with a full-sized Nissan Note safely cushioned inside.   The giant inflatable ball, which measured six metres in diameter and more than 18 metres in circumference, was constructed to highlight Nissan’s Safety Shield technology featured on the Nissan Note, its popular small family car. The Nissan Note, packed with innovative safety technology. Lane Departure Warning, Blind Spot …

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Trailblazing Lord Mayor goes Electric

In Short Cuts by Jonathan Humphrey

The Lord Mayor of Newcastle-upon-Tyne is blazing a trail for elected officials everywhere with a new 100% electric Nissan LEAF mayoral limousine. The first mayor in the UK to make a permanent switch to an electric official car, other councils please take note. The LEAF will be used to transport the Lord Mayor to official engagements by the official chauffeur. The car is fitted …

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Get the Felt Tips Out

In Short Cuts by Jonathan Humphrey

Toyota Dream Car Art Contest Fancy designing your own car, Toyota is inviting entries for the UK round of its Ninth Annual Dream Car Art Contest. The competition always sees a rich mixture of colourful creativity and ground-breaking ideas. Creative ideas like edible chocolate seats, engines that run on recycled rubbish, flying machines that can also sail as well as run on ordinary roads, be creative …

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The Ultimate Christmas Present from Jaguar

In Jaguar, Short Cuts by Jonathan Humphrey

For the first time a unique range of Jaguar Heritage vehicles has been made available. This unique range of exciting driving experiences gives participants the unique opportunity to take the wheel of cars of some of Jaguar’s Finest….Read More

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Toyota Sells Millions of Hybrid Cars

In Short Cuts, Toyota by Jonathan Humphrey

With sales accelerating, Toyota has now sold over 7 Million of its hybrid cars worldwide. At the end of September they had sold 7.053 million. A million hybrid cars have been sold in just 9 months. Toyota’s commitment to reduce the impact of motor vehicles on the environment is clear.   Toyota’s range of cleaner, more efficient hybrids continues to grow. With  a range of …

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Unique Aston Martin to be auctioned at NEC show

In Short Cuts by Philip Shoulder

Silverstone Auctions is to offer an Aston Martin with a fascinating history at next month’s Classic Car show at the NEC, Birmingham.   The Aston DB2/4 was bought by Mr Frank Defty in February 1954 from Kirk & Kirk Ltd in Putney, whereby it was almost immediately entered into the 2000 mile RAC Rally. It didn’t end there, with the …

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Limited Edition Ferrari 458 A, for Aperta

In Ferrari, Short Cuts by Neil Lyndon

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A More Sophisticated Volvo V40 Cross Country

In Short Cuts, Volvo by Jonathan Humphrey

The V40 – always an enjoyable car to drive. The V40 is now available with the 2-litre, 4 cylinder Drive-e power train which has been introduced to much of the range in the last year. Volvo are confident thats this efficiency focus on their power trains across the entire range is welcome and desirable – Read More