Fresh new Audi Q7 to be revealed early 2015
Dec16

Fresh new Audi Q7 to be revealed early 2015

Audi will be showing the world the all-new Q7 SUV as it debuts at the Detroit Motor Show in January 2015. The manufacturer has shaved off a massive 325 kilograms and increased interior passenger and luggage space although the vehicle itself is smaller. New efficient engines will reduce the fuel consumption of the Q7 TDI by as much as 23 percent. The first phase of UK-bound Q7 models will be powered by the latest incarnation of the 3.0...

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Volvo announces full luxury spec of 2015 XC90 SUV
Nov26

Volvo announces full luxury spec of 2015 XC90 SUV

Volvo has released full details on its all-new flagship XC90 SUV which is heading to the UK in 2015. Completely re-designed from the ground up, the new XC90 is likely to be a massive contender within the 4×4 chauffeur market as Volvo announces massive changes to the engine line-up and interior luxury which could put other 4×4’s to shame. The most luxurious Volvo ever to be made by the company will house a tablet-like touch...

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Full specifications announced for S-Class Maybach
Nov20

Full specifications announced for S-Class Maybach

The Los Angeles Auto Show has been the platform for Mercedes-Benz to reveal full details of the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class which is due for release in February 2015. With a longer wheelbase than the outgoing long wheelbase S-Class, the specifications listed by the manufacturer is sure to make any Rolls-Royce or Bentley owner weep. As the flagship of the Mercedes-Benz model range, the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class is probably the only luxury...

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S-Class Hybrids – Electric Dreams, or Not?
Oct01

S-Class Hybrids – Electric Dreams, or Not?

A chauffeur is a businessman, and any sensible businessman does what is best for his company and profitability, which means using a vehicle that minimises costs like road tax and fuel. And for those who ply their trade in Central London, avoiding the London Congestion Charge. TheChauffeur.com reporter, Dr Ian Kuah investigates if the Mercedes-Benz Hybrid range of S-Class models are suitable for the chauffeur business... As full...

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Prices announced for 100mpg, 65g/km, S500 Mercedes S-Class
Sep18

Prices announced for 100mpg, 65g/km, S500 Mercedes S-Class

Prices have been announced for an S-Class that can return 100.9 mpg, emits 65 g/km of CO2, can accelerate from rest to 62 mph in 5.2-seconds before reaching a limited 155 mph and is exempt from road tax and London Congestion Charge. Mercedes-Benz is claiming the S500 Plug-in Hybrid is one of the most advanced saloon cars in the world which in long wheelbase form will cost from £87,965 on-the-road and is subject to a BIK rate of just...

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Jaguar XJ clinches best used luxury car award
Sep17

Jaguar XJ clinches best used luxury car award

The Jaguar XJ is the best used car in the luxury car class, according to What Car?. It was awarded the coveted accolade at the magazine’s Used Car Of The Year Awards in London last night – where Jaguar Land Rover UK Managing Director Jeremy Hicks was on hand to personally accept the gong. What Car? Editor Jim Holder said: “The Jaguar XJ stood above its opposition because it is the one car in its class that delivers a real wow factor...

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