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SEAT INTRODUCES ITS DIGITAL COCKPIT TO THE ARONA AND IBIZA

SEAT INTRODUCES ITS DIGITAL COCKPIT TO THE ARONA AND IBIZA
31Posted: 31st Jul 2018

The Digital Cockpit streamlines the delivery of important information to the driver The Arona is the first crossover on the segment to integrate the Digital Cockpit The Digital Cockpit’s 10.25” display is customisable to maximise its benefit and aid drivers, helping them focus on the most important information SEAT is bringing its versatile and customisable Digital Cockpit to the Arona and Ibiza, providing clearer information that is better suited to individual drivers. The SEAT Arona is the first crossover on the market to benefit from the 10.25” interactive, customisable display, ...

Surrey Men's Team Captain Cut a Dash in New KIA Stingers
31Posted: 31st Jul 2018

Surrey Men's Team Captain Cut a Dash in New KIA Stingers

Rory Burns and Jade Dernbach drive matching Sunset Yellow cars ‘GT-Line’ models equipped with 2.0 T-GDi engines The captains of Surrey County Cricket Club’s men’s teams will be cutting a dash at games through the remainder of this season as they arrive in bright Sunset Yellow Kia Stinger ‘GT-Line’ models. Rory Burns, captain of the County Championship and One-Day Cup sides, and Jad...

Strong Comeback for Vauxhall/Opel After One Year
31Posted: 31st Jul 2018

Strong Comeback for Vauxhall/Opel After One Year

Vauxhall/Opel has been part of Groupe PSA for twelve months – and is on the way to writing a successful comeback story. Last week, the company presented a half-year profit of €502 million and an operational free cash flow of around €1.2 billion. This was made possible above all by the affiliation with Groupe PSA, which on 1st August 2017, created a European champion.  Using the strategic plan PA...

THREE SIMPLE STEPS TO REVOLUTIONISE PACKING YOUR CAR FOR THE HOLIDAYS
30Posted: 30th Jul 2018

THREE SIMPLE STEPS TO REVOLUTIONISE PACKING YOUR CAR FOR THE HOLIDAYS

SEAT teams up with Europe’s first certified KonMari Consultant to offer holidaymakers top tips for packing their car Video shows three simple steps to fit all the essentials – and more – in the boot KonMari Method encourages users to pack smart by de-cluttering and categorising With nearly 5 million Britons set to drive to their holiday destination this year, the advice ...

2018 Rally Finland in quotes
30Posted: 30th Jul 2018

2018 Rally Finland in quotes

The Toyota Gazoo Racing World Rally Team claimed an emphatic victory on home turf on Sunday with Ott Tänak powering to an impressive win on Rally Finland. He was joined on the podium by team-mate Jari-Matti Latvala who clinched third place.

LIMITED-RUN LEON ST CUPRA CARBON EDITION OPENS FOR ORDERS
27Posted: 27th Jul 2018

LIMITED-RUN LEON ST CUPRA CARBON EDITION OPENS FOR ORDERS

Exclusive 300PS CUPRA Carbon Edition now available Fewer than 50 of the limited-run models are being released in the UK Upgraded spec includes carbon fibre side blades and rear and front diffusers Latest limited edition follows on from the success of the Leon CUPRA R SEAT fans can now get their hands on an exclusive Leon ST CUPRA Carbon Edition – but they will have to be quick, a...

MAIDEN DYNAMIC TEST OF THE CUPRA E-RACER WITH JORDI GENÉ AT THE WHEEL
27Posted: 27th Jul 2018

MAIDEN DYNAMIC TEST OF THE CUPRA E-RACER WITH JORDI GENÉ AT THE WHEEL

The first fully electric competition touring car Successful testing on the Castellolí (Barcelona) track confirms the highly competitive performance of the CUPRA e-Racer CUPRA test and development driver Jordi Gené, had his first dynamic drive of an electric competition touring car The CUPRA e-Racer is a prelude to the brand’s commitment to electric racing vehicles  T...

Toyota hybrids top for all-round fuel economy in new Which? report
25Posted: 25th Jul 2018

Toyota hybrids top for all-round fuel economy in new Which? report

Independent, in-depth research by Which? confirms that the latest Toyota hybrid electric cars give motorists more miles per gallon and lower annual fuel bills while producing less polluting emissions in real-world driving than their petrol and diesel rivals. “Two decades after the first Prius was sold, it seems hybrids are starting to become the truly fuel-efficient option,” Wh...

UK Pricing and Specification For New Sportage Announced by KIA
24Posted: 24th Jul 2018

UK Pricing and Specification For New Sportage Announced by KIA

Updated version of Kia's best-selling model in the UK Upgraded infotainment system and active driver aids Cutting-edge EcoDynamics+ mild-hybrid 48-volt technology on 2.0-litre CRDi engine, priced from £32,545 Efficient new 1.6-litre ‘U3’ diesel powerplant replaces 1.7-litre unit All petrol engines feature particulate filters ‘GT-Line’ and ‘GT-Line S’ deliver a sportier flouri...

UK Pricing and Specification for new KIA Ceed Announced
24Posted: 24th Jul 2018

UK Pricing and Specification for new KIA Ceed Announced

Athletic new design for Kia’s C-segment hatchback Name updated: cee’d becomes Ceed Designed, engineered and built in Europe New from the ground up with latest technology All engines meet the latest Euro-6d-Temp emissions regulations New safety and advanced driver assistance systems First Kia to offer Lane Following Assist technology 11 variants based on three engines, two transmis...

Special Visitor at Beadles Toyota
23Posted: 23rd Jul 2018

Special Visitor at Beadles Toyota

Over the weekend, Beadles Toyota Maidstone welcomed a special visitor into their showroom - Banjo the Guide Dog!  As part of Toyota's continuing partnership with Guide Dog UK they chose four puppies to support in their journey to becoming fully-trained Guide Dogs. These puppies are Genchi, Poppy and Elsie, who were all named in a vote by Toyota's workforce. The fourth puppy's name was chosen through a Toyota s...

Kiichiro Toyoda Inducted into the Automotive Hall of Fame
23Posted: 23rd Jul 2018

Kiichiro Toyoda Inducted into the Automotive Hall of Fame

Kiichiro Toyoda, the founder and former president of Toyota Motor Corporation, has been inducted into the Automotive Hall of Fame, cited for his extraordinary vision and entrepreneurial spirit. Toyoda is credited with expanding the Toyoda Automatic Loom Works, a successful business created by his father, Sakichi Toyoda, to take it into the world of automotive manufacturing in 1933. He ...

SEAT COMMITS TO MUSIC WITH LOLLAPALOOZA PARIS AND BERLIN
20Posted: 20th Jul 2018

SEAT COMMITS TO MUSIC WITH LOLLAPALOOZA PARIS AND BERLIN

The brand is participating at the music festival’s two European events with initiatives relating to urban art and mobility SEAT is organising parkour activities for youngsters in the family area, Kidzapalooza, in both cities Following the success of Primavera Sound, the company is also sponsoring Primavera Club in October SEAT has reaffirmed its commitment to music by partnering wi...

All-Electric KIA Niro On Sale in Korea
20Posted: 20th Jul 2018

All-Electric KIA Niro On Sale in Korea

Combines efficient electric power with crossover space and practicality Capable of up to 280 miles of zero-emissions driving on single charge Completes eco-friendly Niro crossover range, alongside Niro Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid versions 200,000 Niro models sold globally since 2016; 65,000 sold in Europe European debut at Paris Motor Show, sales to commence at end of 2018 The new Kia Niro EV goes o...

New Toyota Supra: interview with chief engineer Tetsuya Tada
19Posted: 19th Jul 2018

New Toyota Supra: interview with chief engineer Tetsuya Tada

The first Supra model was produced in 1978, and 40 years later the hotly anticipated, all-new fifth-generation model has been revealed in prototype form. It’s been experienced dynamically at the famous Goodwood Festival of Speed hill course and showcased statically at a special invite-only event for Supra enthusiasts. At all times, chief engineer Tetsuya Tada has proudly accompanied ...

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