What Do We Think of The Tesla Model S?

What do Will Smith and Jaden Smith have in common? That’s right, they both drive a Tesla Model S. And among Hollywood A-listers (B-listers?), they are not alone. A quick search of famous Tesla Model S drivers brings up such illustrious motorists as Steven Spielberg, Cameron Diaz and Morgan Freeman. But why? Is it the…


Family Summer Holiday Driving: Tips for Survival

The summer holidays are nearly here, and for many of us that means a fantastic family trip to some stunning part of the British Isles or Europe. There’s nothing quite like a road trip, which will always turn up some (hopefully happy) surprises en route, whether those take the form a charming pub stop-off, an…


Best Cars from the Movies

Whether it’s an iconic car chase, a hair-raising spin, a dip underwater or even a trip through time, cars hold as much a special place in cinema as do mafia bosses, westerns and over-the-top pyrotechnics. For this reason, your Number 1 in number plates pays homage to the ultimate movie prop, and brings you this…


Great Gift Ideas for Dad

Father’s Day approaches – 19th June – but whether you are buying for that particular occasion, a birthday, or perhaps just for the hell of it, it pays to have a few solid ideas up your sleeve. So, forget socks, DVDs, neck ties and shirts (or even better of course, a number plate?), because here…


KAHN – Where from and where to?

What many people around Bradford and Leeds know as KAHN Design, are only seeing the doorway to a much, much bigger picture. It has grown from just that into a world renowned, UK stretched business that showcases luxury car design, sales and manufacturing. Looking at the KAHN automobiles page, you get a taste of what…


CUPRA – SEAT’s New Beginning

This week Spanish car manufacturer SEAT teased there new Cupra performance brand with the news of a full release on the 22nd February. You may recognise the name, this is because SEAT do offer Cupra spec levels on some of their models, offering higher performance in most aspects of the driving experience. Now though, it’s…


Rivaling Apple Car Play

As is the case in many areas of transforming technology, car manufacturers are now looking for ways to keep up with Apple’s new ‘Car Play’ compatibility. Apple Car Play allows you to seamlessly connect your phone to your in dash touchscreen and have access to all of the data you could need whilst driving, contacts,…


The Car of 2040

Every day we hear news of a different manufacturer topping the last on their quest to the autonomous age. When that age comes, what will cars actually be like? Movies of the past that were based around our current time had flying cars and traffic lights in the sky, obviously we aren’t there (yet), but…


MINI John Cooper Works Concept

Every car manufacturer wants to flex their muscles and show the world ‘look, if we wanted to, we could do this, on repeat’. But, it’s usually the sportier or more luxurious car makes that do this, making wild and futuristic concept cars to take to the worlds largest shows. This isn’t a solid rule though,…


Can Our Cars be Emission Free By 2040

You may remember mid-2017, it was widely reported that UK environment secretary Michael Gove has announced plans to ban the sale of new petrol and diesel cars in Britain by 2040. 22 years doesn’t seem like a great amount of time to make this change, seen as through the vast majority of cars across the…