This is Hamilton’s first major step away from driving and will provoke further speculation on what course his career might take when he chooses to retire from competing. The British driver is pursuing his seventh F1 world championship title this season, and is expected to sign a new contract with Mercedes to continue racing in F1 shortly. … [Read more...] about Lewis Hamilton to enter his own team in new Extreme E all-electric racing series
After four dismal months, with sales down as much as 62% in April, the boom in holidays in Britain put Halfords’ motoring arm back into growth in August. Motorists snapped up roof boxes and roof bars, and fitted new tyres ahead of long road trips. A big increase in demand for services and maintenance at its 367 garages also pointed to cars being used for shorter journeys, resulting in more wear and tear, the company said. … [Read more...] about Electric bike and scooter sales boom spurs Halford back to growth
The feasibility report says that a feebate would be preferable to introducing lower rates of VAT for electric cars, another option considered by the report, because a feebate would be more flexible to implement. Both options were among the highest-impact proposals considered by the report. … [Read more...] about Petrol and diesel cars could cost up to £1,500 more under proposals
“I’m one of the only people of colour there yet I stand alone. I would have thought by now you would see why this happens and say something about it but you can’t stand alongside us. Just know I know who you are, and I see you.” … [Read more...] about Lewis Hamilton attacks silence from F1 paddock over George Floyd killing
However, people are warned not to attend if they show any signs of the coronavirus or have been in contact with anyone who has the virus. … [Read more...] about Driving tests: How to book and what are the new rules for practical tests?