Category Archives: Transportation

Car News: Mad Cars for Mad Men

A weekly look at all that sucks in the car world, and some good bits Costly cars, you see them every day drifting sedately through busy city streets, men and women driving to Tescos, collecting Barry, Harry or Mhairi from … Continue reading

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Car News: The Tesla Cybertruck

A weekly look at all that sucks in the car world, plus some good bits No sooner had Elon Musk, mega-boss of the Tesla electric car company, announced  his electric car company than the predators known as the giant car … Continue reading

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Car News: Freezing Windscreens

Your weekly look at all that sucks in the car world, plus some good bits The heated windscreen was invented some years ago but few car manufacturers install them as standard or offer them as an extra. Every morning on … Continue reading

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Le Mans 66 – a review

An idle boast: as the only independence blogger in the whole UK to bring readers a weekly news bulletin on what the iffy car industry is up to that affects our environment, economy, jobs, and engineering innovation, I am delighted to bring you … Continue reading

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Car News: Brexit what dunnit

Your weekly look at all that sucks in the car world, plus some good bits Man of surprises, Elon Musk, Tesla’s unstoppable boss, has said categorically -stressed here for the benefit of doubting union readers – Brexit uncertainty played a … Continue reading

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Car News: Drop that Phone!

Your weekly look at how the car dominates our lives, plus some good bits   Have you got into the habit yet of pulling over to the kerb to use your iPhone? Not yet installed a hands free unit, such … Continue reading

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Car News: Dirty Lobbyists

A weekly look at all that sucks in the car world, plus some good bits There are lots of reasons to take a weekly look at big business in the form of the motor industry, but here is one reason … Continue reading

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