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Earth Day: A History of Vehicle Sustainability

Reducing the amount of plastic we use, spending less time in the shower, swapping fast fashion with second-hand; these are but some of the things we’re advised on to combat concerns surrounding the future of the planet. Due to the Earth’s negative reaction to rising levels of carbon dioxide, methane, and other greenhouse gases, it… Continue reading Earth Day: A History of Vehicle Sustainability

ROAD SAFE NI & POCKET BOX LAUNCH FREE VEHICLE MANAGEMENT APP TO SUPPORT LEGAL AND SAFE DRIVING

Road Safe NI partnering with Pocket Box to keep roads safer

Road Safe NI, the road safety charity in Northern Ireland, has teamed up with Pocket Box to launch a free vehicle management app that helps motorists to keep road legal and compliant. The Road Safe NI-branded tool – available for both Apple and Android smartphones – is designed to overcome many of the headaches of… Continue reading ROAD SAFE NI & POCKET BOX LAUNCH FREE VEHICLE MANAGEMENT APP TO SUPPORT LEGAL AND SAFE DRIVING

DVLA Clamps Down on Tax Evaders in New Campaign

A new advertising campaign was recently brought in by the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) to warn those not paying their car tax that they risk their vehicle getting clamped and impounded. Responsible for maintaining 49 million driver and 40 million vehicle records, the DVLA’s campaign launch is headlined with the slogan ‘don’t risk… Continue reading DVLA Clamps Down on Tax Evaders in New Campaign

Pocket Box: The Magnificent Motorbike Maintenance Manager

There are an estimated 1.4 million people who own motorcycles, travelling up and down U.K. roads each year and that figure only seems to be increasing, government data shows that since 2015 the number of newly registered motorcycles on the system is growing steadily year on year. This means that the need to make sure… Continue reading Pocket Box: The Magnificent Motorbike Maintenance Manager

Top 5 Most Scenic Drives in Ireland

As February freezes it’s way out of 2022, Spring approaches and it seems like the weary  world is re-emerging from the chrysalis of Covid’s cocoon. With pandemic restrictions easing globally, “normal” life resumes, and those of us that have been mentally sitting on an aeroplane going anywhere for the last few years will be rushing… Continue reading Top 5 Most Scenic Drives in Ireland

Flash-Back to the Future! New DeLorean Teaser Sparks EV Intrigue

The year is 2022, 7 years after 2015 when Back to the Future 2 was set, and we’re still waiting for the popularisation of hover vehicles… *sigh*… but for now, we can get excited about the unveiling of a teasing new trailer from DeLorean as the brand’s regeneration means a potentially new take on the… Continue reading Flash-Back to the Future! New DeLorean Teaser Sparks EV Intrigue

Pilot Scheme Could Recharge EV Owners’ Pockets

A radical new scheme, introduced by the National Grid in partnership with Octopus Energy, is being piloted on an initial 135 households across England and Wales. As the announcement by Ofgem in early February sees energy prices rise by 56% from last year due to the global energy crisis, the idea behind the scheme seeks… Continue reading Pilot Scheme Could Recharge EV Owners’ Pockets

Big 5 EV makers VS Big 5 Automakers – Comparing the most expensive and cheapest models on the market

As the world’s auto-market begins to see major change on an industrial scale, not seen since the revolutionised automotive assembly production line by Henry Ford in 1913, the electrifying excitement surrounding the growth of the up-and-coming Electric Vehicle (EV) market means that buyers have a multitude of motors to choose from. As of 2020, more… Continue reading Big 5 EV makers VS Big 5 Automakers – Comparing the most expensive and cheapest models on the market

“Watt” Next – Could Surging Energy Bills Short Circuit U.K. EV Plan?

With both society and the economy struggling for some form of normality post-pandemic, the gloom looks set to continue as a fresh blow dealt by the U.K.’s regulatory body, as The Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem), announced that energy prices will continue to rise. This disclosure is in relation to the energy price… Continue reading “Watt” Next – Could Surging Energy Bills Short Circuit U.K. EV Plan?

Tech Giants Look Set to Electrify the EV Game

The competitive automotive industry; with 14 major car corporations owning up to 60 global auto brands including the likes of Volkswagen, Ford and BMW, looks set to become increasingly more competitive due to the rise of global demands for the reduction of CO2 and greenhouse gas emissions. With the climate crisis remaining at the forefront… Continue reading Tech Giants Look Set to Electrify the EV Game