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Vauxhall’s ‘Griffin Greats 7’ Heritage day

In Blog, Vauxhall by Tom Scanlan

Vauxhall celebrated 70 years of their heritage museum, with the ‘Griffin Greats 7’ Heritage day out…much enjoyed by Tom Scanlan. Old cars leave most people cold…why on earth trundle about in something that might not get you to the end of your journey? But mad people like me love old cars — in fact, the older, the better…READ MORE

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The rather good, Vauxhall Insignia Sports Tourer Review

In Car Reviews, Vauxhall by Tom Scanlan

‘Sports Tourer’…ah, yes, that means estate car, doesn’t it? Well, it used to! Never mind, they’re all at it, glamorising the mundane, and have been for many years now. So, what about Vauxhall’s latest? As a matter of fact, the all-new 2017 car is rather good. Vauxhall tells us that the new one is particularly capacious. It’s longer and lower than the outgoing version…READ MORE

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On the road in the Vauxhall Crossland X

In Car Reviews, Vauxhall by Tom Scanlan

Vauxhall says it’s doing pretty well at the moment, with buoyant sales figures and new models attracting further buyers. The Crossland X is not at all, an off-roader and is aimed, quite simply, at two markets: one is the young family and the other is the older couple whose children have left home and who might want to downsize to a sensible, smaller, yet still practical vehicle…READ MORE

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Alex Chinneck Southbank Sculpture for Vauxhall Motors

In Vauxhall by Jonathan Humphrey

‘Alex Chinneck Sculpture for Vauxhall Motors: Pick yourself up and pull yourself together.’   The latest illusory sculpture by British artist Alex Chinneck has been revealed in a South London Car Park.  A Vauxhall Corsa has been suspended 5 metres in the air, after ripping up 15 metres of tarmac, turning a car parking space on its head. “I see sculpture [...]
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VV Brown Designs Her Own Vroom Vroom

In Fashion, Featured Articles, Music, Vauxhall by Jonathan Humphrey

Musician VV Brown Designs her very own Vauxhall ADAM car.   The cool car makes a quick appearance in the video for ‘Faith’, the latest upcoming single from VV’s. The single is from her acclaimed second album Samson and Delilah. The design for the Vauxhall ADAM was inspired by VV’s album which features a darker sound. The influences are from the […]

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Vauxhall VXR EXTREME First Pics

In Featured Articles, Speed, Vauxhall by Jonathan Humphrey

The Astra VXR EXTREME, the most powerful front-wheel drive Vauxhall ever. 2.0-litre turbo / 300PS, to be unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show next month. Derived from last year’s Astra Cup race car that competed in the Nürburgring Endurance Championship, the EXTREME is the lighter, more powerful street-legal race sibling to the current Astra VXR. Shorn of 100kg, thanks to liberal […]

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EXTREME and Radical Lightweight Astra VXR

In Featured Articles, Speed, Vauxhall by Jonathan Humphrey

We will have More information about the Astra VXR EXTREME, next monthA Low-weight, high-powered Astra VXR The EXTREME   Vauxhall have released the pictures of one of its new concept cars to be shown at Geneva. The Astra VXR EXTREME, which we are told will be the basis for a future low-volume production run. The radical derivative has come from last [...]
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An Oversize SmartPhone for your Drive

In Family, Fashion, Featured Articles, Vauxhall by Jonathan Humphrey

The ADAM Black Edition and ADAM White Edition models resemble sophisticated smartphones on wheels,”Vauxhall Motors has launched a limited edition of 250 ADAMs, any colour so long as it's black, or white. With over one million options for personalisation a few more are now available.   The Vauxhall ADAM Black Edition and ADAM White Edition are styled inspired by smartphones. [...]
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Cheaper Electric

In Vauxhall by Jonathan Humphrey

More and more Electric and Hybrid Cars are being advertised on television, the market is changing Still not too many on the roads but the the mission to make electric mobility more accepted is rapidly gaining momentum and I am a big fan. The pricing for the range extended Vauxhall Ampera has now been reduced  to a starting price of […]

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Vauxhall Adam Best Interior in a production car

In Vauxhall by Jonathan Humphrey0 Comments

The funky A-sector ADAM wins the best interior in a production car. The award was presented at the Automotive Interiors EXPO 2013 An always cool looking car the Adam offers 82 000 combinations in its interior styling to appeal to any taste. The car beating stiff competition including the Alfa 4C, Jaguar F-Type, Renault Clio and the new Range Rover, Vauxhall’s stylish […]