Archive for the ‘motoring’ tag

Travel 100 Miles for the Price of a Burger   no comments

Posted at 12:36 pm in Uncategorized

The motor show in Frankfurt last month was dominated by electric cars. It will be some time before we see a lot of near silent electric cars on our roads.

Unfortunately there is actually only one vehicle, the Mitsubishe MIEV supermini, that is close to becoming readily available. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by ydpaar on October 12th, 2009

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Used Cars Becoming More Popular Than New Cars   no comments

Posted at 6:36 pm in manufacturing,precision parts

Within the past year, all we have heard is how the motoring industry is being his so hard by the recession. Almost every week you read how the motoring industry is struggling due to the fact that people aren’t going to buy a new BMW. However, there are sectors of the motoring industry that are doing well, but we never hear about them. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by ydpaar on September 9th, 2009

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Fat Cars and Small Parking Spaces   no comments

Posted at 10:36 am in Uncategorized

Many motorists are complaining that car parking spaces aren’t big enough. Is this really a problem or is the issue due to the size of cars that people are driving these days?

Park Rite, the largest operator of public car parks in the United Kingdom, say that the dimensions of parking spaces need to relate to the vehicles that the space is intended for. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by ydpaar on September 3rd, 2009

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