The Fifth Cyprus Vespa-Lambretta Tour is taking place on May 7-8 in the south Famagusta region. We spoke to Sofoulis Nicolaou, the Chief Executive of the Vespa Club di Famagusta — this year’s organisers — to find out more about this unique event.
Source: Scooters and their Mods
New-car drivers in the UK are clocking up repair bills of £402million a year within just two months of taking delivery of the vehicle with most accidents taking place on the 57th day of ownership.
Source: Accident Exchange report shows a third of drivers damage a new car within 57 days | Daily Mail Online
The new regulations at the United Nations, due to be published next month, will allow cars to drive for up to three minutes without any intervention from the driver on British motorways.
Source: Cars will steer themselves at 81mph as era of driverless cars arrives
On this day in 1964, the first ever drink driving television advert aired. 50 years later, the campaigns have changed quite a bit
Source: Video: 50 years of drink-driving campaigns – Telegraph
ROAD Safety and breakdown organisation GEM Motoring Assist has raised concerns about drug-driving across the UK in the wake of a number of cases where sentences seems to have been inconsistently applied and recent reports of ‘sky-high’ recordings over the legal limit.
Source: GEM Motoring Assist claims drug driving penalties are inconsistent | Cars | Life & Style | Daily Express
Mitsubishi Motors president Tetsuro Aikawaa revealed that an internal investigation discovered the carmaker has been exaggerating fuel economy data since 1991.
Source: Mitsubishi admits cheating some fuel economy figures for 25 YEARS | Daily Mail Online
BOY racers in Paphos are causing huge problems on a stretch of road in Kato Paphos resulting in complaints by hotel guests and residents, one of whom is launching an online petition to have the problem sorted before next year’s cultural capital events kick off. One resident is drumming up support for an online petition […]
Source: Online petition to curb boy racers in Paphos – Cyprus Mail
THE use of mobile phones while driving is such a common sight that 95% of us see other motorists doing it on a regular basis.
Source: Use of phones a commonplace sight on our roads, despite being illegal for 13 years | Cars | Life & Style | Daily Express
A consultation period is underway on a bill amending regulations for driving licences for young drivers as well as the elderly. The draft bill provides for granting a learner’s licence at 17, minimum hours of compulsory training for candidate drivers by instructors, as well as annual medical tests for drivers over 75, in order to […]
Source: Changes to driving regulations for learners’ and elderly – Cyprus Mail Cyprus Mail
Just 30 per cent of all new diesel models on sale that it tested would produce nitrogen oxide (NOx) levels low enough to pass emissions laws for type approval of brand-new cars from next year.
Source: VW’s diesels among cleanest and 70% of cars don’t meet 2017 benchmark