Entries by The Parts Alliance

The Parts Alliance To Feature Limited Edition Petronas Oil Barrels In Their Latest Promotion

The Petronas brand is synonymous with quality engine oil and is rapidly becoming a major fixture in garages up and down the country. Coinciding with the British Grand Prix at Silverstone this weekend, The Parts Alliance will be launching a special Petronas promotion commemorating the seven consecutive world championship wins for the Mercedes AMG Petronas […]

10,000 drivers issued penalties for car faults

Defective tyres, brake issues and steering glitches among most-commonly caught faults Some 10,000 drivers have been issued penalties for driving with vehicle faults such as defective tyres, brake issues and steering glitches, DVSA figures show. More than 31,900 drivers have been caught with detective tyres over the past four years, while 4,600 were caught with […]

Vauxhall to go all-electric by 2028

Complete line-up of cars and vans to be fully electric Vauxhall is the latest vehicle manufacturer to announce its intentions to go ‘electric only’. From 2028, Vauxhall will focus entirely on full battery electric vehicles. Paul Willcox, managing director at Vauxhall Motors said: “As of 2028, Vauxhall will only offer fully electric cars and vans […]

Schaeffler REPXPERT app adds VIN reader

New scanning functionality provides accurate vehicle identification Created ‘By experts – For experts’, Schaeffler’s REPXPERT service programme is designed to equip vehicle technicians with the information they need to make professional repairs simpler and more efficient, which has been further improved by with the addition of a new VIN number scanning function to the REPXPERT […]

Used car values continue to rise, report shows

Values increased by £1,700 in last three months and by £2,500 for one-year old cars Used car values have increased by £1,700 in the last three months, a according to data analysis by Cap HPI. Live trade values reported an overall increase of 4.8 per cent at the three-year point during the month of June, […]