Archive for 'December,2011'

Jim Clark – Tribute to a Champion

Jim Clark – Tribute to a Champion

The definitive book on Jim Clark is now available as an ebook. On April 7 1968 a Los Angeles disc jockey urged drivers, “If you are mourning the death of the great racer Jim Clark, put [...]

Fleets Urged to Prioritise Driver Safety

Fleets Urged to Prioritise Driver Safety

While the UK has enjoyed a milder start to winter in 2011 than in recent years, bad weather will still be a key issue over the coming months, particularly for fleets. The Fleet Safety Forum has [...]

Coys Sell George Harrison’s DB5

Coys Sell George Harrison’s DB5

An Aston Martin ordered by George Harrison in 1965 sold at auction in London on Wednesday for £350,000.00 after fierce bidding from around the world. Manufactured in late 1964, the DB5/1896/R was supplied new on January [...]

Winter Driving Tips from UCC

Winter Driving Tips from UCC

As we enter the wettest and coldest few months of the year, we advise all drivers to take special care in what can often be treacherous conditions. The British winter is unpredictable – bad weather can [...]

£2.5m Motorway Pile-up

£2.5m Motorway Pile-up

A motorway pile-up involving 8 Ferraris, 3 Mercedes and a Lamborghini could be the most expensive crash in history. The convoy were apparently heading for a supercar event when the incident happened on the Chugoku Expressway [...]