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Ivor Searle offers single source for all Ford Transit EcoBlue major units

Manual gearbox range covers all front- and rear-wheel drive versions of Transit EcoBlue Remanufacturer Ivor Searle offers a full range of major units for the...

NGK-backed Teemu claims best result in Estonia

Fourth top-six finish in the 2021 FIA World Rally Championship The M-Sport Ford World Rally Team scored its fourth top-six finish in the 2021 FIA...

Pensioner ran over by own car as AA worker changed battery

Owner became trapped against tree before being thrown up on to car roof during frantic rush to gain control The AA has launched an investigation...

Banned mechanic crashes customer’s car on test drive

Technician ran away from scene and asked customer to claim he was driving A mechanic who had been banned from driving has crashed a customer’s...

Valeo set to host air conditioning webinars

ClimFill machine range and five common A/C issues to be discussed Valeo has announced that its next webinar is set to take place on Wednesday...

Man admits slashing 100 tyres in ‘revenge attack’ on dealership forecourt

More than £5,000 worth of damage caused during outburst A man who slashed 100 tyres at a used car dealership has been handed a suspended...

BG Automotive releases latest ‘insider’ publication

22-page document outlines range updates alongside tips and advice for technicians BG Automotive has released its latest ‘BGA Inside’ publication. Inside, BGA technical manager Gary Barber...

Injury forces Alderson out of racing

Broken shoulder suffered during second heat of BSB Pirelli Junior Superstock championship at Donington Park NGK-sponsored motorcycle star James Alderson will be unable to race...

The Parts Alliance To Feature Limited Edition Petronas Oil Barrels In Their Latest Promotion

The Petronas brand is synonymous with quality engine oil and is rapidly becoming a major fixture in garages up and down the country. Coinciding with...

10,000 drivers issued penalties for car faults

Defective tyres, brake issues and steering glitches among most-commonly caught faults Some 10,000 drivers have been issued penalties for driving with vehicle faults such as...

Vauxhall to go all-electric by 2028

Complete line-up of cars and vans to be fully electric Vauxhall is the latest vehicle manufacturer to announce its intentions to go ‘electric only’. From 2028,...

Schaeffler REPXPERT app adds VIN reader

New scanning functionality provides accurate vehicle identification Created ‘By experts – For experts’, Schaeffler’s REPXPERT service programme is designed to equip vehicle technicians with the...

Cars and vans driven an hour a day in England, report finds

Vast majority of time vehicles are left parked-up at home Vehicles in England are driven just four per cent of the time on average, analysis...

Japanese Ambassador visits GS Yuasa plant to see multi-million pound investment plans

Japanese Ambassador to the UK, Hayashi Hajime, visited global battery manufacturer GS Yuasa’s factory in Ebbw Vale on Friday 9 July as part of...

Highs and lows for NGK-sponsored motorcycle star James Alderson

Top spot on podium in first race only for misfortune in next race There were highs and lows for NGK-sponsored motorcycle star James Alderson at...

Delamere Motors Score Big In Parts Alliance Football Promotion

Telford firm will be cheering on England at the Euro 2020 final in style, after they won the main prize in The Parts Alliance...

THE PARTS ALLIANCE DELIVER GROUND-BREAKING VIRTUAL ALL-STAFF CONFERENCE

The Parts Alliance captivated and engaged staff across its nationwide network of more than 170 branches and support centres with its first Virtual Conference...

Used car values continue to rise, report shows

Values increased by £1,700 in last three months and by £2,500 for one-year old cars Used car values have increased by £1,700 in the last...

SOLIHULL VEHICLE SERVICE CENTRE HITS BULLSEYE AS DARTS CHAMPION FALLON SHERROCK CELEBRATES SERVICESURE OPENING

NATIONAL garage chain Servicesure celebrated the expansion of successful member Solihull Vehicle Service Centre this month with an exciting open day attended by British...

Schaeffler appoints new sales manager for Central Europe, Middle East and Africa

New appointment to strengthen automotive aftermarket division Martin Klein is to head Schaeffler’s Automotive Aftermarket Sales in Central Europe, Middle East, and Africa, it has...

New car uptake down 16.4 per cent on 10-year June average

Market recovery is being squeezed by supply issues, SMMT reports New car registrations in June grew 28 per cent year-on-year to 186,128, according to the...

Jaguar Land Rover to fix reliability issues

Transformation plan to put right 'unacceptable results', newly appointed CEO says Jaguar Land Rover boss Thierry Bolloré has vowed to solve the firm’s reliability and...

Classic car electrification market set to grow

Conversions can start from as little as £25,000 - £30,000, cheaper than many new EVs The electrification of classic cars will become “increasingly important” over...

Pit stop penalty robs Charlie of victory

A 30-second penalty cost NGK-sponsored Charlie Martin victory in the latest round of the Praga category of the 2021 Britcar Endurance Championship at Silverstone. Tumultuous...

Testing stations passing one in seven vehicles that should fail MOT, investigation finds

Survey of motorists reveals 11.9 per cent know of a local garage with a 'reputation for being lenient' on vehicle testing Nearly one in seven...

Garage Gurus technical training sees record demand during pandemic

More than 32,000 have completed training sessions since the beginning of COVID-19 crisis Tenneco’s Garage Gurus automotive technical education platform has attracted record numbers of...

Richard Hammond to launch new car restoration business

Behind-the-scenes look at the new business is expected to be filmed and released on TV later this year Grand Tour host Richard Hammond is set...

Delphi Technologies Aftermarket ranks first choice for brake pads and discs in TecAlliance report

Ranks first at more than 99.56 per cent EU pad coverage and second overall in EU disc coverage at 98 per cent, according to...

Number plates most common illegal car upgrade

More than 13,000 drivers caught driving with modified number plates last year, more than any other unlawful upgrade Number plate changes are the most common...

Valeo webinar to discuss common failure causes of heater resistors and regulators

Online training highlights importance of correct diagnosis Valeo Service UK is to discuss discuss blower motor heater resistors and regulator/control modules in its next webinar...