Two men have been killed in a horror late-night crash that sent three other people to hospital with seriously injuries. The collision, involving a black Jeep Cherokee and a black VW Golf, happened in Wednesbury, in the West Midlands, at about 10.30pm on Friday, said police. The men, aged 21 and 37, were pronounced dead at the scene despite the emergency services' efforts to save them. The three survivors who were seriously injured remained in hospital on Saturday as West Midlands Police investigated the cause of the crash on the A41 Black Country New Road. Have you been affected by the incident? Email [email protected] The force closed the road for several hours. The families of the two men who died are being supported by specially trained officers. Police were investigating whether any additional vehicles were involved and urged potential witnesses, including those with dashcam footage, to come forward. A spokesperson for West Midlands Police said: "An investigation has been … [Read more...] about Two dead and three seriously injured after horror late-night crash in Wednesbury
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THE world's first luxury hybrid SUV has been revealed - and it's made in Britain. The £160,000 Bentley Bentayga has been given an electric makeover for the eco-conscious super-rich. Handmade in at Bentley HQ in Crewe, the SUV will have a 31-mile (50km) plug-in range on top of a new turbocharged V6 petrol under the bonnet. Charging will take just two and a half hours - and you don't just use a regular plug. Instead, the British maker commissioned legendary designer Philippe Starck to pen the Power Dock wall chargers you can install on the drive. You'll also be able to charge the car remotely - and pre-heat it before the morning commute - with Bentley's new app.The clever hybrid system will also choose when is best to use electric power on your journey based on the route you've tapped into the sat nav. For example it'll store up battery power while you're ploughing along the motorway to use it when you hit the city. The luxury extends inside with veneered wood and metal across the … [Read more...] about Bentley Bentayga is the world’s first luxury hybrid SUV with handmade cabin and designer plugs – and it’s made in Britain
IF money was no object what car would you buy? Many dream of owning a classic super car from Ferrari, Jaguar or Aston Martin. Sadly, the huge price tags mean us mere mortals could never think of getting our hands on one. And some of the richest celebs would have to take a back step when it comes to the pricest models in the world, too. That's because even by super car standards the value of the most expensive cars in the world are eye-watering. Prices continue to rocket, with classic cars one of the best investments around.Ferraris dominate the all-time top 10 list accounting for seven raking in hundreds of millions in recent years. But we've compiled the top 10 most expensive cars of all time for each car maker - adjusted for current prices - for you to drool over on your lunchbreak.1. 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO Date sold: 14 August 2014 Price sold: £29.3millionThis Ferrari is one of the most sought after cars in the world so it's little surprise this version which was second off the … [Read more...] about The top 10 most expensive cars of all time by brand including Ferrari, Jaguar, Porsche and Aston Martin models – but which one would YOU choose?
A BMW driver died after his car crashed into a bollard and burst into flames in north London. The man was pronounced dead at the scene at 9.21am and two passengers were recovered from the car. One passenger was taken to a central London hospital and their condition has not yet been confirmed. Metropolitan Police were called to the incident at Dollis Hill Lane at the junction with Brook Road, north west London, and the road remains closed. The driver of the BMW crashed into a bollard and died at the scene of Dollis Hill Lane at the junction with Brook Road, north west London A Met Police spokesman said: 'Police were called at 9.08am on Saturday 7 December to reports of a car in collision with a lamp post on Dollis Hill Lane at the junction with Brook Road, NW2. 'Officers, the London Ambulance Service and London Fire Brigade attended. 'Two people were recovered from the vehicle. 'The male driver was pronounced dead at the scene at 9:21am. … [Read more...] about BMW driver dies and passenger is rushed to hospital after car smashes into bollard and bursts into flames in north London
TWO died and three have been left seriously hurt in a horror late-night smash yesterday. The smash between a black Jeep and a VW Golf killed two men aged 21 and 37 in Wednesbury, West Midlands. Their families have been told and are being supported by specially trained officers. Three others are still in hospital following the shocking crash at about 10.30pm yesterday. Horrifying pictures from the Black Country New Road show the two cars destroyed in what looks like a head-on collision. The road was closed for several hours to allow cops to investigate, but has since reopened.Sergeant Alan Hands from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit said: "We're currently working to establish the circumstances surrounding the collision and whether any other vehicles were involved. "I'd ask that anyone who has information or witnessed what happened, in particular any motorists who were in the area and have dash cam footage to come forward and contact the investigation team." … [Read more...] about Two dead and three seriously injured after horrific late-night crash between car and Jeep