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Here you will find a wide range of articles covering the latest news, features, car reviews and much more from across the automotive industry. With contributions from Money4yourMotors staff and some of our key partners. All views expressed are those of the article's author and do not necessarily represent those of Money4yourMotors.

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Dogs are helping improve the mental health of van drivers *New

by Helen Jackson |
posted 14 December 2018

Dogs are helping improve the mental health of van drivers

The UK’s van operators are battling loneliness by taking their dogs on the road with them for company, with more than 200,000 van drivers hosting canine companions on any given day. Read More...


Unveiled in Tokyo – the Nissan LEAF Nismo RC

by Jonathan Clensy |
posted 07 December 2018

Unveiled in Tokyo – the Nissan LEAF Nismo RC

The all-new Nissan LEAF NISMO RC, an electric race car with more than double the maximum power and torque output of its predecessor, has been unveiled in Tokyo. Read More...


Ford is using big data to make our cities safer

by Helen Jackson |
posted 06 December 2018

Ford is using big data to make our cities safer

It is often only after accidents have occurred that particular junctions or stretches of road are identified as problematic for drivers, cyclists or pedestrians. But now Ford has come up with a means by which big data could potentially help cities identify locations which, if nothing is done, are most likely to be the scene of future traffic incidents. Read More...


Dacia is revealed as top car manufacturer for brand advocacy

by Helen Jackson |
posted 04 December 2018

Dacia is revealed as top car manufacturer for brand advocacy

Confirming its incredible popularity among owners, Dacia has been revealed as the UK’s top car manufacturer for brand advocacy, in a list compiled by YouGov in its BrandIndex. Dacia came in with a total score of 67.4, beating 34 other car manufacturers, as well as coming in ninth out of the top 10 brands in all sectors overall. Read More...


Goodwood Festival of Speed visitors raise £53,000

by Helen Jackson |
posted 03 December 2018

Goodwood Festival of Speed visitors raise £53,000

The Jim Clark Trust is delighted to announce that £53,000 was raised by donations from Goodwood Festival of Speed visitors over the four-day event weekend held this summer (12-15 July 2018). The official charity of the Festival, the proceeds will help to celebrate the memory of one of the most successful and admired motor racing legends of all time, with plans for a new Jim Clark Museum. Read More...


New adrenaline-fuelled off-roading experience for families

by Helen Jackson |
posted 30 November 2018

New adrenaline-fuelled off-roading experience for families

A new adrenaline-fuelled off-roading experience has launched which will encourage families to go head to head and finally answer the question of who the better driver is. Read More...


Read about Ford’s ‘WheelSwap’ VR experience campaign

by Helen Jackson |
posted 29 November 2018

Read about Ford’s ‘WheelSwap’ VR experience campaign

Ford’s Transport Operations team partnered with the London Cycling campaign to bring Ford’s ‘WheelSwap’ VR experience to life. ‘WheelSwap’, which is part of Ford’s ‘Share The Road’ campaign, allows motorists to experience a journey from a cyclist’s perspective, and vice versa. Read More...


IAM RoadSmart offers tips on overlooked road safety issues

by Helen Jackson |
posted 27 November 2018

IAM RoadSmart offers tips on overlooked road safety issues

This week’s tips from IAM RoadSmart give advice on those often-overlooked road safety issues. Richard Gladman, head of driving and riding standards for the UK’s largest independent road safety charity, IAM RoadSmart, advises you on how to stay safe on the road with ‘six of the best’. Read More...


Telematics insurance helps cut young driver casualties

by Helen Jackson |
posted 26 November 2018

Telematics insurance helps cut young driver casualties

New analysis of the latest UK road casualty statistics by LexisNexis Risk Solutions has revealed that the number of 17 to 19-year-old drivers who have been killed or seriously injured in road traffic accidents has fallen by 35%, since 2011, compared to 16% for the driving population as a whole. Read More...


VW aims to build 1 million electric cars a year from 2025

by Helen Jackson |
posted 23 November 2018

VW aims to build 1 million electric cars a year from 2025

The Volkswagen brand is moving forward with its electric offensive and gradually creating the production capacity needed for building more than 1 million electric cars per year throughout the world from 2025. Read More...