MG ZS First Drive and Preview

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2017 MG ZS

Last week we were invited to the MG ZS launch at Whittlebury Hall on the doorstep of Silverstone race circuit.

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The Car Guide

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Car guides


The car pages, everything you'll ever need about cars, history, fastest motors even the priciest.
AC Cobra blog
AC Cobra History
Alfa Romeo blog
Alfa Romeo History
8c Competizione
Ascari History
Ascari blog
Aston Martin blog
Audi History
Audi blog
BMW History
BMW blog
Bentley blog 
Bentley History
Cadillac blog
A timeline of French Citroen cars achievements Maserati projects etc
Citroen blog
Citroen History
2 CV
SM Sport Maserati
A guide to the history and cars including Enzo, and the F40 & 550
Ferrari blog
Ferrari History
A guide to American born car manufacturer Ford GT40 & RS 200
Ford News 
Ford History 
GT 40
RS Timeline 
Sierra RS Cosworth
Escort RS Cosworth
A documented history of American Holden cars
Holden blog
Holden History
From the humble beginnings of Japan born Honda
Honda History 
Civic EK9 Type R
Swallow Sidecars through SS cars to Ford and XJ220 Jaguar
Jaguar Cars History
E Type
The life of Ferrucio and his super cars to combat Ferrari<
Lamborghini History
A guide to the British born maker and tuner Colin Chapman Lotus
Lotus History
Lotus Concepts
Sport Exige GT3
The luxury division of Toyota
Lexus blog
Lexus History
USA based sedan manufacturer, famed for the Navigator 
Lincoln blog
Lincoln History
A rare british sportscar, with superpower
Marcos blog
Marcos History
Racing cars and luxury motors based in Italy 
Maserati blog
Maserati History
A documented history of Mazda and its achievements
Mazda History
A guide to the German prestidious Mercedes Benz cars and galleries
Mercedes blog
Mercedes Benz History 
300 SL SLR Roadster
Classic Mercedes Gallery
Sports Mercedes Gallery
Vintage Mercedes Gallery
Classic mini's to the BMW mini
Mini blog
Mini History
The history of one of Japans most advanced cars Mitsubishi
Mitsubishi blog
Mitsubishi History
Guide to Nissan cars including the Skyline & Fairlady
Nissan blog
Nissan History
Skyline history
GT-R R32 R33 R34
Skyline modifying 
Nismo 400R
British made Noble cars with Ford engines powerful Super machines
Noble blog
Noble History
Italian Pagani Supercar manufacturer
Pagani blog
Pagani History
A guide to French car manufacturer Peugeot 1.9 GTi to the GTI 6
Peugeot blog
Peugeot History
US car manufacturer Pontiac famed for the Firebird and Transam
Pontiac blog
Guide to Stuttgart's finest Porsche including the 911 and 959
Porsche History
Porsche Gallery
A guide to Renault including the R5 Turbo and Gordini Turbo
Renault blog
One of fastest car manufacturers Saleen in the world S7
Saleen blog - coming soon 
Saleen History
Shelby Carol Shelby's powerful American cars used in AC Cobra's
Shelby blog - coming soon
The ultimate Asian car brought to fame by Colin Mcrae
Subaru blog
Subaru History
A guide to the Supra RZ, Soarer & MR2
Toyota timeline
TVR car guide the Blackpool based supercars Cerbera Speed 12
TVR blog
TVR History
Vauxhall the history including the VXR & Calibra
Vauxhall blog
Vauxhall History
Volvo car guide Swedens best
Volvo blog
Volvo History
German engineering and Volkswagen History, Gallery and specs
Volkswagen History
VW Gallery
Mk1 Golf History
Mk2 Golf History
Camper Van History
Camper craze
Camper Gallery
Golf Projects
Best Motors Award
Best selling cars ever


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Frankfurt IAA 2015 Motor Show

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The title says it all, as well as will the lineup of vehicles being showcased at the Frankfurt IAA 2015 Motorshow expect combustion, EV, hybrid and who knows what else.

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FXX-K Evo announced for AutoSport International first time outside Italy

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Ferrari FXX-K Evo AutoSport Int
What a show AutoSport is shaping up to be, and now with an exclusive Ferrari FXX-K Evo announced as the third latest car to be confirmed as a main feature of Europe's biggest preseason Motorsport show, it's certainly going be a very special event.
This astounding car will be the main feature for the Ferrari offering from Corse Clienti,
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Retro Promo Vehicles - namely the VW camper van

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We've noticed something cool here at Planet Auto recently - companies using vehicles to promote their business seem to be favouring the VW Camper Van!

Always a firm favourite with us, it is always nice to see the next stage of evolution for the Camper Van.

Here's one I spotted recently:


It's a small image (taken on the move through the windshield) of a Camper Van advertising PayPal. Nice looking vehicle...


Let us know which promo Camper Vans you've seen, and which one is your favourite, other Volkswagen buses we have spotted are Harry Ramsdens utilising a late bay camper.




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We all love the Lowered Life Lowlifeproblems

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planet auto is now partnered with Lowlifeproblems the up and coming car movement with an ethos based on #builtnotbought.

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F1 AMG Petronas and Qualcomm 5ghz telemetry transfer inrace

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F1 racing is taking a technological step this coming weekend in Austin. MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS Formula One team and Qualcomm teamed up to enable a wireless download of F1 car  telemetry data using a hyperfast 5 GHz Wi-FiĀ® Transfer during the Formula One practice sessions.

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Can I Jetwash my EV and Hybrid?

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Should I use a garage forecourt car wash for my Hybrid and EV? In a word yes, Istobal have put together answer and info sheet.


How to wash an electric or hybrid car, there has been a lot of controversy about this, namely washing any vehicles with electrical sysytems, motors or batteries.

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Pa Project cars

Cars featured as planet auto cars currnetly Golf and Beetle


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