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Rowan Atkinson Crashes F1 Supercar

Mr Bean actor Rowan Atkinson was taken into hospital last night after crashing his iconic McLaren F1 supercar. The actor is believed to have walked free of the wreckage suffering  only a shoulder injury, to the amazement of onlookers. The accident took place on the A605 in Haddon, Cambridgeshire where …

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Top 10 Car Names

Recent research by insurance comparison site confused.com has revealed us Brits are a nation of softies, who feel our car is part of the family. Over a quarter of UK motorist even name their beloved cars and 33% even have daily conversations with their ride talking about everything from day …

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Mini E – Electric Car Trial Results

In December 2009 The BMW group launched a trial to see how electric cars performed in the real world. They did this by producing the Mini E test vehicle, 40 of which were handed to a mixture of fleet drivers and private buyers in the UK to test over 6 …

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Tough times Ahead For Car Dealers

The recession has really taken its toll on the car industry with car sales falling by 17.1 per cent for this year and 13.8 per cent for 2010. Things are not set to end there with, predictions by money gods Ernst and Young suggesting little improvement between now and 2020. …

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Rolls Royce Phantom Solid Gold

For the uber rich out there an anonymous Middle Eastern business man has set a new precedent in automotive exclusivity. You see for him owning a Rolls Royce phantom just wasn’t enough; the business man spent a colossal £5 million pounds on his one of a kind Rolls Royce Phantom …

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Mu by Peugeot – Peugeouts Innovative Rental Experience

The revolutionary ‘Mu by Peugeot’ hire scheme which has been piloted in a few locations across the UK over the last year will progressively be rolled out across the country. The unique scheme which allows people to rent a wide range of mobility options from Bicycles and scooters right through …

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Skoda: Most Satisfying Cars To Own

Its official Skoda is the most satisfying car brand to own according to ownership surveys carried out by the highly respected which? Car publication. The Czech car manufacturer managed to score a colossal 88.4 per cent satisfaction rating putting them ahead of all other manufacturers in the survey. As if …

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Katie Price – Painting Bugatti Pink

To celebrate the success of her latest book Katie Price extravagantly treated herself to a Bugatti Veyron. A source told the Daily Mirror newspaper: “Katie knows a bit about cars and so does her boyfriend Leandro Penna. She can afford any vehicle and, on his advice, went for the Bugatti.” …

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Peugeots 107 Experience

Peugeot makes another foray into interactive marketing with the 107 Experience on You Tube. The French car manufacturer are launching a worldwide campaign to reach young people via the internet. They recently launched the spot3008.com campaign, using an 80 gigapixel panoramic map of London users had to search out 3008’s …

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