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Delphi first-to-market OE-spec brake pads for new Citroën and SsangYong models

New brake pads are immediately available from all Delphi Technologies stockists Delphi Technologies has continued its first-to-market brake pad offensive with two more applications now available to the aftermarket. The company has announced that new OE-specification brake pads are now available for the 2020 Citroën C4 Cactus and the 2019 SsangYong Tivoli. The new brake […]

Number of motorists missing MOT expiry dates on the rise

Nine per cent of drivers wait three weeks or more after their MOT expiry before getting a test The number of drivers missing their MOT expiry date by more than three weeks tripled in the last six months, compared to the equivalent period the previous year, data suggests. One in eleven drivers (9 per cent) […]

Unique E-sports competition launch for Yuasa’s real-life Matt Edwards British Rally livery

First glimpses of the latest livery which also features Swift and Volkswagen Group parts giant, TPS In a first-of-its-kind motorsport launch Yuasa have unveiled the new livery for British Rally Champion Matt Edwards’ 2021 title challenger inside a computer game and launched a corresponding E-Sports rally championship. Computer generated images of the Volkswagen Polo R5, […]

UK new car registrations ‘grow’ for first time since August

Around 8,300 registrations a day needed for a return to average pre-pandemic levels by the end of the year The UK new car market recorded its first ‘growth’ since August 2020, with 29,280 more units registered during March compared to the same month last year, according to figures published by the Society of Motor Manufacturers […]

Parts Alliance ‘Too Good To Share’ Promotion Promises Breaktime Rewards

Throughout April, technicians can look forward to enjoying some delicious snacks The Parts Alliance new promotion, ‘Too Good To Share’ will see garages receive snack bags packed with sweet goodies. Running throughout April, technicians can look forward to enjoying a selection of snacks with every brake caliper purchased from their local branch. Inside each bag […]

REPXPERT videos highlight correct stud and tensioner installation processes for VAG diesel applications

Two new INA technical videos released sharing critical instructions and specifications The Schaeffler REPXPERT team has produced two new INA technical videos to highlight the correct processes needed to accurately install the timing belt tensioner on popular TDI engines used in multiple VAG applications. Both videos are short and to the point, but still contain […]

Ring launches “on-the-go” tyre inflator

Compact and lightweight design enables Ring’s handheld rechargeable inflator to be stored in a glove box or a bag Ring Automotive has launched a handheld rechargeable inflator to meet the needs of today’s on-the-go consumer. The new RTC2000 does not need to be operated via a 12V socket. Instead, it operates from a rechargeable lithium […]

MANN-FILTER is continuing with its junior sponsorship and competing for the first time with Audi at the ADAC GT Masters

The premium filter brand will continue with its junior sponsorship by supporting up and coming talent Luci Trefz in 2021. Rising star Luci Trefz has been an integral part of the MANN-FILTER motorsport program since 2019. Last season, Trefz narrowly missed winning the final race of the ADAC GT4 Germany. MANN-FILTER is also backing the […]

Staff and customer service key to success, Dukes Autotech explains

Overall winner of the Motor Ombudman’s Garage star Award makes a significant EV investment St Austell-based Dukes Autotech, joins an increasing number of independent garages seeking to cater to the needs of a niche that’s looking increasingly likely to soon become a norm. Within the last few weeks Jaguar Land Rover has confirmed that its […]