Strange thing when you Google reviews for the new C43 AMG you have a choice of the usual suspects, Autocar, Top Gear etc.. but when you search for reviews of the C450 AMG which effectively is the same car with the 7G box you get a much more varied choice from around Europe and other parts of the...
Link:*Mitsubishi Motors admits falsifying fuel economy tests - BBC News
Note that the BBC article fails to mention the type of fuel the car uses. When*VW diesel cars*were in the spotlight, diesel was demonised. If this time diesel is not mentioned, maybe we can assume it doesn't use diesel...
You have already passed your driving test, but here's an opportunity to test your knowledge based on the theory tests in today's world.
Each exam contains 50 multiple choice questions. The pass mark is 43 out of 50.
Take tests 1 & 2 report back with your results, and be honest!
I'm a newbie here..and right now I'm hunting a used 2007 W204 C200K Sport (Petrol)..
I've heard it is strongly recommended to go for a pre-purchase inspection (PPI) and also compression and leakdown tests before buying any car..but that's that..
Can you guys please advise me on this...
I have a photo gallery from Brooklands at the weekend. The Vintage Sports-Car Club hold their annual Driving Tests at Brooklands and use Test Hill and the Brooklands Banking for tests
The Brooklands site is looking very tidy with a new entrance / shop building and the Bus Museum now open. The...
BBC NEWS | World | Asia-Pacific | Woman passes 950th driving test
"I believe you can achieve your goal if you persistently pursue it," she told Reuters news agency.
"So don't give up your dream, like me. Be strong and do your best."
950! Wow, that's persistence on a different scale! Well done...
Interesting article that says blood tests are to be scrapped for those over the alcohol limit.
It never ends.
Some merit I suppose in that you weed out those stupid enough to not work out the "right" answers in such tests. e.g
'At what speed would you anticipate driving down this road?'
'Have you ever left the traffic lights while...
Another thread was drifting way off topic but I feel the drifting was worthy of further debate.
I fully accept these tests are sanitized and perhaps might not relate to the real world. However I am firmly of the opinion that because of NCAP testing the modern car is a better vehicle to be in...
General info leaflet:
New metered smoke test from 1 March 2006. Friends of ours recently had a three year old Mondeo turbo diesel fail miserably and it required quite...
First select car model
Then click the bottom left navigation
'Watch safe happen' button - then it crashes the car
- then the funniest is when you go crash it again with your choice of crash from the drop down :D
In N. Ireland, new emission tests have been recently introduced. For diesel vehicles, these tests involve revving the vehicle up to its 'governed speed' and measuring emissions. These may involve doing this up to 6 times. For petrol vehicles, they are revved to 2500 rpm. Am I right in thinking...