My First Car: Alvis dream car was pure Beetleback mania for Tom!

In the latest My First Car feature, Tom Scanlan takes a trip down memory lane to tell of his first car which was a 32-year-old Alvis 12/60 Beetleback. 1961 — the year that the Jaguar E-Type stunned the world. Also new were the Triumph TR4 and the latest MG Midget. But the two-seater sports car that I, aged 17, craved …

Handover for Honda hat-trick of awards in SGMW 2019 New Year Honours

Honda’s PR team has been presented with the trio of trophies it landed in the Southern Group of Motoring Writers’ New Year Honours List 2019. The Japanese marque’s press fleet officer John O’Brien and PR communications manager (cars) Simon Branney scooped the Best PR Newcomer and SGMW OBE (Operating Beyond Expectation) awards respectively, while the Honda Urban EV was judged …