Driving on ice

Dave Randle offers some tips to avoid being voted off in wintry conditions BEFORE STARTING: Is your journey really necessary? Do you feel confident to make it? STARTING It is a legal requirement and also vitally necessary to your and your passengers’ safety that you clear all windows and lights before starting off. Make sure snow from the bonnet or …

Breakfast boost

Following the success of the Southern Group’s first Breakfast Boost meet-up at North Weald Airfield near Epping in Essex, we started our programme for 2018 with the second of what is expected to become a regular series of get-togethers. The Breakfast Boost is – literally – a movable feast intended to be held at different locations around the region in …

'Car of the Year' - Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio

SGMW recognises top PR stars and cars in 2018 New Year’s Honours

The Southern Group of Motoring Writers has announced its inaugural New Year’s Honours, which saw gongs handed across the industry but in particular to Kia. The Korean brand was judged ‘Best PR Office’ and its impressive Stinger executive car was joint first in the ‘Dark Horse of the Year’ category, though overall ‘Car of the Year’ was the Alfa Romeo …