Ricciardo for Renault so F1 drivers’ shuffle begins

LONDON, England – What has been called ”the toughest decision of Daniel Ricciardo’s life” – quitting  Red Bull to join Renault in 2019 – brings good news for some drivers, uncertainty for others. First, who will replace him, and where to now for Renault’s Carlos Sainz who was loaned to Renault by Red Bull for 2018…

Look out! ‘L’-plates being let loose on UK freeways

Learners get green light for freeway driving OK with approved teacher – and dual controls Reckoned that teaching rules will cut deaths LONDON, England – Learner drivers will be allowed on Britain’s motorways from today (June 4 2018) after years of campaigning by road-safety experts,  a road revolution hailed by the Institute of Advance Motoring’s…

Valentine’s Day: Back-seat memories only for golden oldies

A KISS in the car was more romantically memorable in the days of the Ford Cortina and the original Mini than in today’s more refined vehicles. That’s the finding of a survey of more than 1300 British motorists quizzed about their earliest memories of their in-car romantic encounters. Analysis of an online poll by retail…

2018 F1 races to start later in European countries

LONDON, England – 2018 Formula 1 races in Europe and Brazil will start an hour later this season to, the organisers say, ”boost television audiences”. The races will also start at 10 minutes past the hour to allow more time for broadcasters to show an expanded pre-race buildup. A statement from the new F1 organisers…

Hi junior! How was driving school today?

Checking the car, cellphone use, avoiding road rage and speeding, conquering fear – each a Top 10 resolution for UK drivers for 2018 according to research from Young Driver LONDON, England – British car-drivers, setting New Year’s resolutions for 2018, have included learning how to reverse properly as one of the 10 most popular, according…