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Tests reveal the best and worst vehicle infotainment systems

Tests reveal the best and worst vehicle infotainment systems

WhatCar, which describes itself as a consumer motoring champion and car review platform, has put twenty popular car infotainment and ventilation systems against one another, to see which are the least distracting and the most intuitive to use.

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Jaguar Land Rover’s plans to resume production

Jaguar Land Rover’s plans to resume production

The British car brand will restart production in incremental phases across its global manufacturing plants, from the 18th of May 2020.

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Staycation driving holiday ideas

Staycation driving holiday ideas

If you’ve had to cancel your summer holidays in sunnier climes, don’t worry. After lockdown rules relax, you could enjoy a superb breakaway by travelling around the British Isles.

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Lotus release details Evija specification process

Lotus release details Evija specification process

While we’ll have to wait until later this year for the Lotus Evija all-electric hypercar to enter production, Lotus has confirmed details about the specification process.

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Why you might consider a Range Rover plug-in luxury 4x4

Why you might consider a Range Rover plug-in luxury 4x4

Just ten years ago, when you said the word hybrid - you probably instantly thought of a car like the Toyota Prius. Since then there’s been a lot of development in the technology and there are now a significant number of hybridised luxury 4x4s, with plug-in technology to extend their electric-only range.

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Katie Price’s unique Range Rover up for sale

Katie Price’s unique Range Rover up for sale

Katie Price‘s TV return on Celebrity SAS: Who Dares sparks interest in her former, one-of-a-kind Range Rover Autobiography As Katie Price takes part in the gruelling second series of Channel 4’s Celebrity SAS reality series, viewers may be interested to know that one of her former vehicles is currently in Saxton 4x4’s possession.

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How do car cabin air filters work?

How do car cabin air filters work?

Have you ever wondered, maybe while sitting in traffic, how you can breathe fresh air in a car when it is so well sealed against the environment? Well, you can thank the cabin air filter. Here’s a brief explanation of how they work.

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Fuel demand and prices drop

Fuel demand and prices drop

A combination of factors have together resulted in the steepest fall of fuel prices since records began back in June 2003. In a RAC Fuel Watch statement, released recently, the British automotive services company, reported that the cost of petrol fell by the largest amount documented in 12 years. Average prices hovered around the £1 per litre mark for petrol and around 117p per litre for diesel fuel.

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