Local councils have seen a £165m rise in the net revenue generated by their parking operations over the last four years, yet have slashed spending on local roads by £400m over the same period.Official figures show local authorities in England, Scotland and Wales made £847 million in net revenue from all forms of...
My phone didn’t stop ringing over Christmas and the New Year as the BBC, Sky TV and other broadcasters sought my views on a variety of mostly negative car-related stories.Nissan’s banged-up chairman Carlos Ghosn (unfriendliest car guy I’ve ever met) was the man they desperately wanted to discuss as he languished in jail contemplating...
Fewer than half the vehicles stolen in the UK have been recorded as recovered by police over the past decade, Auto Express can exclusively reveal. A series of freedom of information requests to the UK’s police forces shows officers logged a total of 522,214 stolen vehicles between 2009 and 2018, but only marked 236,636...
Nissan has hit back at the 279-mile all-electric Hyundai Kona Electric with a new long-range version of the second-generation Leaf, revealed at the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.Called the Leaf e+ the fresh flagship Leaf is equipped with a new battery pack 62kWh in capacity, 22kWh larger than the 40kWh unit...
The 2019 North American International Auto Show will open its doors on 14 January, providing a stage on which the car industry’s great and good can parade their latest production models, technology and concept cars. Named interchangeably as either the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) or the Detroit Motor Show, the event has...