Messe Frankfurt, organisers of the UK Garage and Bodyshop Event, has presented a cheque to Ben for £1,063, following a highly successful partnership at this year’s show.
The amount was raised through a combination of corporate donation and individual donations that Ben received from attendees at the show who took part in a video game racing challenge and supports people to navigate life’s challenges, helping them make positive, lasting changes to their lives.
Two sites in Pembrokeshire have been named in the top ten places in the UK to camp this summer, according to a new study by ATS Euromaster.
Hidden gems areEco Caerhys Camping in St Davids offers wild meadow camping at an organic farm on the Pembrokshire coastline. It’s a great place for active people, with surfing nearby and the Three Fields Campsite is a spacious site with a private toilet, shower and firepit at each pitch, situated just 10 minutes from Haverfordwest.
Adventure Travel will run two key Vale of Glamorgan bus routes following Easyway of Pencoed’s closure at the end of July.
Adventure Travel has secured agreement with the Vale of Glamorgan council to run the 88 and B3 routes from the end of August; Route 88 connects Penarth and Barry via Sully and Cadoxton, while the B3 service operates in Barry, with stops including the town centre and the dock.
Holidaymakers heading over the English Channel from this weekend are being advised to expect more delays.
The RAC advice is for motorists to check delays with their ferry company, Euro-tunnel link and Port of Dover for the latest at any time before leaving home.
The Electric Vehicle Technology Group has paid £46.2M for a majority share in Moke International, which has pioneered a emissions’ free version of the 1960s Mini derived beach car.
EVTG wants to acquire a number of companies which now run electric powered versions of classic cars.
Car rental companies will be struggling to meet agreements with vehicle makers and customers as the fossil fuels’ era draws to a close over the next decade.
The cost of making electrical cars and supply constraints mean they cannot discount prices to the hire companies when retail demand is strong and potential profits have to be maximised with each sale.
US safety regulators have ordered the recall of certain BMW i4 and iX models from 2022MY.
Their centre displays are missing expected information, while several MB top end models are also found to have inoperative rearview camera displays.
This week marks the start of the rollout of Volvo Cars’ latest over-the-air software update with Google built in, enabling a variety of feature and quality improvements.
One of the new functionalities will include the rollout of Apple CarPlay, enabling iPhone users to feel even more at home in their Volvo car and users can now connect their iPhone via USB to their Volvo car and access apps from their iPhone, wherever Apple CarPlay is available.
Four times as many used EVs will reach the trade inside three years, dealers were told this week.
This will make them an important part of the market and planning should be accelerated, the Vehicle Remarketing Association members were told at their AGM.
UK motorists have forked out an additional £1.13 billion pounds during the last 12 months because of the rising cost of petrol and diesel.
Used car platform CarGurus looked at the average monthly cost of diesel and petrol prices from June 2021 to June 2022 based on the average monthly mileage and average consumption.