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Stunning new dynamic BMW M4 CS

Last week BMW M presented another exclusive limited-run special-edition model at Auto Shanghai in the shape of the new BMW M4 CS. The M4 CS fills the gap in the line-up between the M4 Coupe with ‘Competition Package’ and the uncompromisingly track-focused BMW M4 GTS. With its accentuated sporting presence, the new M4 CS continues

All roads lead to CV Show

All roads lead to Birmingham this week for the CV Show with over 450 exhibitors, and a 10 per cent larger floor space over previous years Halls 3a, 4 and 5 of the NEC, Birmingham, will play host to one of the most exciting CV Shows yet when it opens its doors on Tuesday morning.

World’s first low-floor electric bus to make CV Show debut

The world’s first fully-low floor electric bus will make its debut at the CV Show, which takes place at the NEC, Birmingham, from 25-27 April. Mellor Coachcraft will be exhibiting the Orion E, a fully-electric 16-seat bus which has been in development for the past two years. It has single step entry and a completely flat, low-floor saloon which offers

IVECO goes end to end to demonstrate LNG benefits

A truck powered by Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) has completed the famous 837-mile journey from John O’Groats to Land’s End on a single fill-up, demonstrating its viability as a long range alternative to diesel. The IVECO Stralis NP was operating with a laden tri-axle trailer for the first 808 miles, only dropping the trailer at a truckstop in

Hyundai Sante Fe conquers Antarctica

Hyundai Motor made history when a near-standard 2.2-litre diesel Santa Fe became the first passenger vehicle to be driven across the continent of Antarctica from Union Camp to McMurdo and back again. The Santa Fe was driven by Patrick Bergel, the Great Grandson of legendary polar explorer, Sir Ernest Shackleton. The journey which took place

Ford Ireland marks its Centenary in great style

Ford has marked 100 years since Henry Ford & Son Limited was established in Cork on April 17th, 1917. It also kick off a week-long series of activity that saw the great-grandson of Henry Ford and Executive Chairman of Ford Motor Company, William Clay Ford, Jr., arrive in Cork to mark the centenary and participate

VisionTrack to launch two new products at CV Show

VisionTrack is launching two new products and a mobile app at the Commercial Vehicle Show (stand 4J21) which provide fully connected vehicle camera solutions for fleet managers. The new products are VT2.2 (two channel) and VT4000 (four channel) HD telematics camera system that will allow fleet managers to view an instant or historical HD video feed

Exeros Technologies to exhibit at CV Show

Vehicle CCTV and safety specialists Exeros Technologies will be exhibiting its new range of high definition HGV and LCV recording systems at the forthcoming CV Show, at the NEC in Birmingham. Working alongside organisations including TFL and FORS, the company has grown rapidly over the last three years to become one of the country’s leading

VW’s I.D. Crozz1 concept – a crossover to the future

Volkswagen is developing an entirely new range of avant-garde electric vehicles. At Auto Shanghai 2017 last week Volkswagen provided an important preview of these new frontrunners of electric mobility. Herbert Diess, Chairman of the Board of Management, Volkswagen Brand: “By 2025, we want to boost annual sales of electric vehicles to one million units. The

Citroen reveals C5 Aircross, a new generation of SUV

Citroen premiered a new-generation SUV at the 2017 Auto Shanghai. The C5 Aircross was inspired directly by the Aircross Concept that was unveiled in 2015. Citroen says that it combines assertive design with interior space for the well-being of everyone on-board. It adds that it’s a ‘people-minded’ SUV, and this new model benefits from the