Falken focus on Winter tyres

New research identifies high cost and ‘too mild’ UK weather as key reasons why British drivers are unwilling to commit to winter tyres and wheels

Is your part-worn rubber a little tired?

Dangerous and illegally sold part worn tyres will be one of the key topics of conversation at this year’s national Trading Standards conference, after safety campaign group TyreSafe confirmed its participation in the event.

Volvo mark 50 years of Child safety

Volvo Car Group’s (Volvo Cars) dedication to protecting the smallest and most vulnerable car occupants celebrates its 50-year anniversary in 2014.

Campers & caravanners urged to consider tyre safety

With the first Bank Holiday of the year approaching, TyreSafe is reminding the UK’s 650,000 caravan and motorhome owners about the importance of ensuring their tyres are in a safe, roadworthy condition before heading off.

Volvo uses the cloud to improve road safety

Volvo Car Group (Volvo Cars), the Swedish Transport Administration (Trafikverket) and the Norwegian Public Roads Administration (Statens Vegvesen) are joining forces in a pilot project in which road friction information from individual cars is shared within a cloud-based system.

Get your 'wagen ready for winter

As temperatures fall and you swap the sombreros for the snow hats and barefoot for boots, take a moment to think about your car and whether it’s ready for winter.

Smile! You're on dash cam TV…

Motorists are installing video cameras in their cars to combat ‘crash for cash’ fraud claims.

The devices, known as ‘dash-cams, record the view through the windscreen and capture events before, during and after a collision.