Category Archives: Transportation

Car News: Best Car of 2018

A weekly look at all that sucks in the automotive industry and some good bits A friend on Twitter asked my advice recently about the best car to suit her special needs, and three rambunctious kids in the back. In … Continue reading

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Car News: EU Cares About Brits

A weekly guide to all that sucks in the automotive industry and some good bits That heading is absolutely true, but you’d never know it if you listened to the effluent mouthed by the likes of Boris Johnson, or a … Continue reading

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Car News: Cloning Cars

Your weekly guide to all that sucks in the automotive industry, plus some good bits Is it my eyes, or is that licence plate blurry? Ever wondered why television shows blur the registration plates of cars appearing in reality shows? … Continue reading

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Car News: Venal VW

A look at all that’s rotten in the automobile industry plus some good bits United States regulators have charged Volkswagen and its former chief executive Martin Winterkorn with defrauding investors during its massive diesel emissions scandal. Ouch! Car News has … Continue reading

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Car News: Dominant Company

A weekly look at all that sucks in the car industry and some good bits Asked why I include articles on the automobile industry on a political website, I usually reply that the car lobby is one of the biggest … Continue reading

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Car News: Geneva Motor Show

A weekly look at all that sucks in the car industry, plus some good bits The Geneva motor Show is upon us again, or rather it is on those pesky foreigners who live in Eeyouland. We don’t have to attend … Continue reading

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Car News: No Licence Needed

A weekly look at all that sucks in the automotive industry, and some good bits Friendly by name, friendly by nature Lay aside the unprepossessing orange and black cubist box. This is the Citroen AMI ONE, probably the slowest concept … Continue reading

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