Low emission zones in France

Following our story on the umwelt zones in Germany comes news of similar restrictions in Paris.

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Autostadt - think automotive Disneyland

Autostadt is something of an automotive Disneyland for car enthusiasts of all ages.

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Going to France this summer? Watch your speed.

From today speed limits on many A and B roads in France have changed. Many roads have been reduced from 90 kph to 80 kph. Read More...
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Heading to Germany? Beware of the umwelt.

Planning a trip to Germany this summer? Watch out for the umweltzones.

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Reliving the golden years at Spa Classic

For fans of classic motor racing, all roads led to the famous Spa Francorchamps circuit in Belgium this weekend for the Spa Classic. Driveblog.co.uk was there, with camera, to capture some of the best cars on the track.

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The Rolls Royce that goes anywhere

There will be spluttering over the champagne and choking over cigars after dinner tonight. Rolls-Royce has entered the off-road market.

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Lexus IS 300h combines refinement with economy

Next year will be the 30th anniversary of the launch of Lexus as a new global prestige car brand. In terms of market value, it is now one of the ten largest Japanese brands and the freeways of America positively flow with Lexuses.

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Ford unveils new Focus

Twenty years on from when it replaced the Escort with the Focus, Ford has unveiled its all-new Ford Focus, with technology and driver aids grabbing the headlines.

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Lamborghini takes off-road route

One of the undoubted stars of the Geneva Motor Show was the Lamborghini Urus SUV, which will go on sale later this year.

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Suzuki Jimny tackles 'Beast from the East'

The timing was spot-on. The Suzuki Jimny arrived for review just as the ‘Beast from the East’ got its claws into Britain.

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Jaguar's electric challenger

With its involvement in Formula E, Jaguar has made it clear that it sees electric cars featuring strongly in its future. Now, that future is here, with the launch of the all-electric Jaguar I-Pace at this week’s Geneva Motor Show.

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Ecurie Ecosse plans return to Le Mans

Ecurie Ecosse – the Scottish motor racing team that trounced the big manufacturer-backed teams to win the Le Mans 24-hour race in 1956 and 1957 – has announced their aim to return to the classic French race in 2019.

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Toxicity Charge will hit more in the capital

It may seem some time away, but many people would normally plan to continue driving the car they have today in 2021. For those who live in the suburbs of London, that may be an expensive prospect.

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Great Drives: Punakaiki to Invercargill

For our previous “Great Drive” we looked at the North Coast 500 in Scotland. This time we couldn’t get much further away with a focus on driving the west coast route 6 on the South Island of New Zealand.

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