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Digital Plates. What are they and how do they work?

E-Plates are a new form of number plate that have been introduced and are currently undergoing trialling in the United States. This new form of number plates uses RFID (radio frequency identification) tagging, which allows instant and automatic car identification. The plate contains a chip which stores information about the vehicle it’s assigned to, including…


What Is ‘Waze’?

Waze. A Driver’s Best Friend. In todays world, apps are a given. Whether you’re and iPhone or android user, you’ll be familiar with the vast array of apps available… for absolutely everything! Want to find out how many snores you do a minute a night? App for that. Want to try a new hair colour…


Cars With A Hoover

Is A Car Hoover Really A Necessity? A little topical article for you today… The Car Hoover. We’re all aware of how useful hoovers are, in fact most households will own one. A Dyson, A Henry, A Shark, Mile. etc. These are just some of the common household names which we know. Hand-held/Cordless hoovers are…


Speed Cameras – How Do They Work?

Did you know? The first speed camera was a Gasto devise. The police installed the camera on the A316 over Twickenham bridge in 1992. After 22 days the camera caught nearly 23,000 drivers speeding over 65mph… Even though the road had a 40mph speed limit! Since then, speed cameras (safety camera) have been implemented all…


The Most Hated Cars In the N1P Hub..

What Are The WORST Cars? So! We’re carrying on with our worst cars in the Number1Plates hub. There’s some pretty controversial ones in this round. That’s just the way the cookie crumbles my friends! Let’s get to it… Alex, The Audi TT Arguably, one of the most classic Audis around. Small, reliant and aesthetically pleasing…NOT…


The Porsche Taycan – The Launch Control

The Taycan; Launch Systems Weighing in at 5,121 pounds, it seems almost impossible that the Porsche Taycan could be capable of rapid speeds, nevermind a fully activated launch control. .It’s not the first time that the launch control systems have had a feature. If you know the Panamera, 911 or GT3/GT2 integrations. The fully electric…


Nissan; The 15 New EV Models By 2030.

The Nissan EV Models  In an attempt to keep up with the ‘electric revolution’ and other competitors. Nissan have announced some huge plans to ramp up their collection. Over the next 5 years, they have pledged to spend 2 trillion Yen. (Which is around £13 billion), to push new EV + hybrid models to the…


The UK’s First All Electric Charging Station

Shell’s Electric Charging-Only Station Shell has recently opened an all-new charging hub on Fulham Road in London. The first in the UK and it features 9 ultra-rapid 175kW charging points. Which are over three times faster than your standard 50kW point. This can get your advanced EV’s from 0-80% in 10 minutes. You can have…


Our Top 5 Cars For Teenagers In 2022

The Best Cars For New Drivers So, 17 year old need cars… but they can’t be bothered with reliability issues and unnecessary repair costs? Here are our top five new cars for teenagers that you can get on a pretty affordable lease deal.   The Fiat 500 – Cars The reincarnation of the Fiat 500…


Top Gun: Maverick. The Stand-Out Car

The Return of Maverick and Top Gun Excitement plagued the air when it became common knowledge of a second Top Gun. The iconic and classic film, originally from the 80’s, is a household name. Whether you’ve actually ever watched it or not, you know the name!  Was it the excitement of the film or Tom…


Remember Hummer? They’re Back and They’ve Gone All Electric.

Hummer, electric? Yes, that’s right… but how have they done it? So, you’ll remember Hummer from the H1 that was produced between 1992 and 2006. It was a utilitarian SUV designed for the army but it came into the civilian market due to demand. Who knew people were actually demanding one for the road? They…