The 1,000 miles per hour car

Why we should all get behind Britain’s latest land speed record attempt

Advertisements

Why Bernie Should Go

Bernie Ecclestone is a controversial figure at the best of times, whether it be his “donation” to the Labour party, allegations of sexism, bribery or tax avoidance. What however is undeniable is that the sport of Formula 1 in general owes him a great deal. Before Bernie took over it was a struggling sport with…

Why there is more to motor sport than F1

I have only ever been to one grand prix and admittedly it was great, but I didn’t come away from it with any great desire to attend again. For the many years that have followed I have been very happy watching the British grand prix from the comfort of my sofa. Saying that I am…

The Price of Fuel

One of the primary methods that I use to come up with ideas for this blog is my twitter feed. Whilst for the moment I am still a bit of a newbie when it comes to social media one issue more than any other dominated my twitter feed over the weekend, the price of fuel.…

Is our industry trustworthy?

One of the gripes I hear in our industry is that there are too many MOT testers out there who are trying to fail cars in order to make money off the repair bills. The theory being that there are garages offering discounted MOT’s to draw customers in who then find themselves lumbered with hefty…

White lines and pot holes

It has probably not escaped the notice of many of you that election time is fast approaching, and perhaps anticipating a rout the Liberal Democrat councillors and electioneers seem to be out in force. Now I would say that I am more interested in politics than the average person, I read the paper, watch Question…

Gee, Brain, what do you want to do tonight?

Those of you watching kids TV in the 90’s will be familiar with the above quote, it’s from the TV show Pinky and the Brain. For those of you who have no idea what I am talking about then you need to improve your taste in children’s TV. The show consisted of two enhanced laboratory…