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79 per cent of young drivers putting the brakes on vehicle maintenance as cost of living crisis bites
Driving, Research

79 per cent of young drivers putting the brakes on vehicle maintenance as cost of living crisis bites

Drivers across the UK are putting off vital car safety checks to help save money as they battle the cost of living crisis – with younger drivers most likely to skip on important maintenance. New data commissioned by the UK’s leading independent road safety charity, IAM RoadSmart, shows that over […]

Volvo On Demand to continue reshaping how people think about mobility and car ownership
Driving

Volvo On Demand to continue reshaping how people think about mobility and car ownership

After a successful expansion with 250,000 registered customers and nearly a million completed journeys in Sweden, M, the shared mobility brand launched by Volvo Cars, is becoming Volvo On Demand. Developed and operated by the subsidiary, Volvo Car Mobility, Volvo On Demand continues to expand to rethink car ownership and […]

Drivers learning in automatic EVs will soon be the norm, says Volkswagen Financial Services UK’s EV consultant
Driving, EVs

Drivers learning in automatic EVs will soon be the norm, says Volkswagen Financial Services UK’s EV consultant

Practical driving tests will soon be conducted almost exclusively in automatic electric cars, according to one electromobility expert. Emma Loveday, EV Consultant at Volkswagen Financial Services UK, explained that young people learning to drive in automatic vehicles will ‘soon be the norm’ as consumers become more environmentally conscious and cost […]

Driving, Education

Junior driving experiences prove popular amid growing DVSA backlog

Latest research shows that an increasing number of young Brits are bracing themselves for the huge driving test backlog by learning to drive on race circuits and airfields.  Findings from DrivingExperience.com has revealed that bookings for young driver experiences, which take place in a controlled environment away from open roads, […]

Driving, Education, EVs

First all-British EV aims to save lives and engage next generation of drivers

Young Driver Motor Cars’ all-British and all-electric Firefly Sport will fuel children’s interest in cars and driving from an early age, while educating them about road safety and how future motor vehicles can be an environmental force for good. Packed full of British innovation, the Firefly Sport will receive its […]

Driving, Motorsport

Aston Martin Racing Driver Academy out to scout the best Vantage talent in 2022

The Aston Martin Racing Driver Academy returns for 2022 as the British ultra-luxury sportscar manufacturer continues its quest to uncover the next generation of GT endurance superstars. The successful initiative is designed to fast-track talent from within Aston Martin Racing’s thriving partner team network and is a way for AMR […]