Even their tyres can be dangerous.
As a matter of interest, since numbers of dead are so important to those on these newsgroups, I wonder how may people have been killed by exploding car tyres lately? Just one of many possible dangerous car faults seemingly. Better still though, since this will arouse very much more interest here, how many have been... 3 Apr 2010 17:05
How intelegent people miss the obvious
How inteligent people miss the obvious, with awful consequences http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/edinburgh_and_east/8600833.stm Mike P the 1st ... 3 Apr 2010 02:55
Pocket GPS World speed camera database now free
http://www.demonoid.com/files/details/2160660/6101692/ ... 1 Apr 2010 15:49
Now here's a cool car
It's the original muscle car that spawned all the other imitators, isn't it? http://surftofind.com/car ... 8 Jun 2010 17:17
Petition to keep the current alcohol limit for driving
Hi, In view of a previous discussion about the proposed cut in the alcohol limit for driving, you may wish to sign the following petition. http://petitions.number10.gov.uk/keepdrinkslimit2/ Derek C ... 2 Apr 2010 11:33
Road tax doubles on many cars
Road tax on many new cars bought from today will double, hitting £950 for the largest vehicles. The owners of more than six million cars already on the road also face road tax rises more than double the rate of inflation. Under a new Government green tax regime, Vehicle Excise Duty rates have been changed to... 1 Apr 2010 12:26
Cat c Honda S2000 V reg
We could do with the groups constructive opinion on the possible purchase of a Honda S2000 that was / is a cat C write-off back in 2005 current displayed mileage is 82K. We do not have any factual details of the repairs done and the service history is more or less non existent bar the last but one owner. We su... 1 Apr 2010 14:41
One in the eye for polluting climate sceptics.
Didn't the skeptics make a big fuss about the University of East Anglia emails and they have now been shown to be completely wrong, as usual. "...The Commons Science and Technology Committee criticised UEA authorities for failing to respond to requests for data from climate change sceptics. But it found no ev... 3 Apr 2010 03:59
Road rage/phones was: is *this* reasonable behaviour?
On Tue, 30 Mar 2010 12:36:49 +0100, ChelseaTractorMan <mr.c.tractor(a)hotmail.co.uk> wrote: why not, it seems to be the pattern for the thread, somebody cuts you up, thump them. good way to get somebody (innocent or not) badly hurt, in jail or worse. It strikes me I have no seen any confrontations between dri... 31 Mar 2010 11:02
Hertz Car Rental fuel rip off!
We have just been on holiday in Spain and rented a Hertz car. We were required to pay for a full tank of fuel which is non-refundable whether or not you use it. When I have rented a vehicle in the past, it has always either come full of fuel and you return it full (or get charged at a slightly extortionate rate ... 30 Mar 2010 15:03