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Marshall Vauxhall Knebworth

Marshall of Welwyn Garden City has a fresh new look following a £150,000 facelift.

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The road was closed while the spooked horse was moved to another vehicle.

Part of the A505 between Baldock and Royston was closed earlier this afternoon after a spooked horse caused damage to the box it was travelling in.

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Herts Auto Show

Thousands of cars, bikes, trikes and vans descended on Stanborough Park for the Herts Auto Show on Sunday.

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2016 Renault SYEO concept (Image: Renault)

Renault has unveiled a series of eye-popping concepts in advance of Clerkenwell Design Week, including a single-person vehicle described as ‘wearable’ transport.

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Police are primed to pull over drivers using their phones while at the wheel

Drivers who use a mobile phone at the wheel will be the target of a week-long operation by police in three counties which hits the road tomorrow, Monday.

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2014 Mini Cooper

Football fans driving in France during Euro 2016 are being advised to check the laws of the road after a study revealed fewer than two-thirds (65 per cent) of motorists know they have to drive on the right after crossing the Channel.

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Vauxhall Astra

Marshall Vauxhall in Knebworth is delighted to be offering customers the chance to get up close and personal with its range of vehicles at Hitchin town centre from this Friday to Sunday (May 20-22).

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Dark-tinted glass on a Mercedes-Benz ML (Image: Mercedes-Benz)

Window tinting is one modification that can actually add practicality to your car as well as a cool new look - as long as you steer clear of the legal pitfalls.

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Refuelling at an Asda petrol station (diesel, fuel)

Asda is the UK’s favourite place to buy fuel, according to a new analysis that puts the major supermarket brands well ahead of dedicated petrol retailers.

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New cars

New Nissan NP300 Navara pick-up is far more refined on the road than some rivals and is hugely practical.

Nissan’s big and bullish new NP300 Navara goes straight back to the pointy end of the pick-up sector, writes Matt Kimberley.

Favourite 'sun' - third-generation MINI Convertible is more practical and even more desirable for young and old alike.

The next step in the third-generation MINI reinvention is the convertible, but is it a fair-weather friend or a drop-top for all seasons? Matt Joy finds out.

Thursday, May 19, 2016
The handsome new Volkswagen Tiguan  stands out in the car park but its off-road performance also impresses.

The old Tiguan was a good car, the new one is even better – Ed Wiseman puts Volkswagen’s third-favourite baby to the test.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Honda Civic Type R is a high-performance hot-hatchback that looks the part and really does the business.

Honda’s energetic extrovert Civic Type-R has made a comeback. Motoring editor Andy Russell says it’s a very welcome.

Saturday, May 14, 2016
Head-turning new Renault Megane is one of the best-looking cars in this family hatchback class.

Renault’s new Megane GT is a comfy and good-looking family car. Ed Wiseman enjoys an early drive of the ‘warm’ hatchback of the new range.


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Used Cars

New Nissan NP300 Navara pick-up is far more refined on the road than some rivals and is hugely practical.

Nissan’s big and bullish new NP300 Navara goes straight back to the pointy end of the pick-up sector, writes Matt Kimberley.

Matilda the baby kangaroo in a broken-down Renault Kangoo which an AA mechanic was called to.

An AA mechanic called to repair a broken-down Renault Kangoo was shocked to find a baby kangaroo on the passenger seat.

Latest version of the award-winning Lotus Elise is the Cup 250.

The Lotus Elise has been crowned readers’ champion in the new Autocar Awards honouring the very best cars and people in the automotive industry.

There are mixed views on fuel prices rising.

A surge in the price of oil has scuppered hopes that petrol prices would stop increasing, according to figures.

United Kingdom
Black is the most stipulated colour of car for people in Norfolk and Suffolk searching for a used car on

Colour can be an important element of finding the right car. Motoring editor Andy Russell finds out what people in Norfolk and Suffolk search for on which powers Archant’s Drive24 motoring site.

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