A new system developed by Skoda could see a car’s location and number plate used as a delivery address.
What is it? This is Skoda looking at vehicles such as the Range Rover Sport, Porsche Cayenne and BMW X5 and saying ‘nope, our way is better’. Skoda is already very good at making SUVs – its Kodiaq and Karoq are serious class contenders – while its vRS performance division has a small but very loyal following. The obvious solution, then, is to combine the two and let vRS loose on the largest car on Skoda’s range – the Kodiaq SUV.
Skoda has announced prices and specifications for its new Scala hatchback.
As a step further towards its first electric vehicle, Skoda has revealed its Vision iV concept.
Skoda hasn’t rested on its SUV laurels – today revealing its all-new Kamiq.
A missing north-east man has been traced safe and well according to police.
What is it? “No more boring cars” was the bold proclamation of Toyota president Akio Toyoda last year, but even the brand’s executives will admit the Corolla nameplate doesn’t exactly stir the soul. A reputation for unparalleled reliability and dependability the world over is a fine thing to have, but for the new 12th-generation model, Toyota’s chasing a bit more dynamism and soul.
Back in the late 1940s, several people decided that a nearby airfield – known as RAF Silverstone – would be ideal for a little bit of impromptu motor-racing. It was bare-bones to begin with, but since that time the circuit has gone on to become the home of British motorsport – and the host of the British Formula 1 Grand Prix to boot.
Police in Cambridgeshire have rung in the new year by stopping a car with a rather insecure load.
Skoda has begun to take orders for its new Kodiaq vRS – the brand’s first performance SUV and only the third model to be given the vRS badge since its inception.
What is it? This is the top-end version of Hyundai’s Tucson – fitted with an all-new powertrain for the brand. It’s a mild-hybrid unit, but fitted to a diesel engine. That means it’s not going to resonate well with your traditional hybrid buyer, but should instead appeal to those who simply want a slightly more powerful, more versatile diesel engine.
New mum Paloma Faith has said she enjoys not being treated like a pop star by other parents.
A G4S worker has been taken to hospital after being attacked with a machete during a cash machine robbery.
A vehicle carrying a woman and child has crashed near a North-east town.
AN ESTIMATED 1.2 million vehicles in the UK alone are affected by the emissions scandal.
POLICE have been called to a two-car crash in Fraserburgh. The incident happened at around 10.20am on the town’s High Street. Nobody was believed to be injured following the crash, which involved a silver Skoda Citigo and a blue Ford Fiesta. Police Scotland are currently attending the incident.
TWO cars have crashed on an Aberdeen road today. The vehicles collided on Provost Watt Drive, Kincorth, shortly before 6.30am. A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “No one was injured in the crash.”