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Cubitts: An eye for the unique

I've always had a very emotional relationship with glasses, having worn them all my life. I've therefore been through the experience many times of going to one of those super clinical opticians where there's plastic everywhere, and it's not an...

The Week, yesterday, 16:42
 

Unwrapped: the lowest-milage McLaren F1 on Earth

The McLaren F1 is quickly becoming one of the most valuable classic cars in existence, with some low-mileage examples fetching eight-figure sums at auction.  Only 71 road-going versions of the British hypercar were built, making it extremely rare -...

The Week, yesterday, 16:42
 

Parting shot: Yves Saint Laurent says goodbye

“I really loved that guy! But he was very complicated. Even in a crowd he seemed lonely and sad.” The ‘guy’ in the photo is Yves Saint Laurent; remembering him is the man behind the camera: Jean-Marie Perier. Perier, now 78, is talking about his...

The Week, yesterday, 16:42
 
New solar powered electric car hailed as ‘the future’ and it boasts 621 miles of range

New solar powered electric car hailed as ‘the future’ and it boasts 621 miles of range

You could be looking at the future of motoring.  This solar-powered electric car which is dubbed ‘Stella Vie’ is a five seater EV which uses the power of the sun while also supplying energy back to the grid.  The Dutch vehicle debuted at the World...

Daily Express, yesterday, 16:36
 
Shell opens first ‘Recharge’ electric car stations offering rapid charging

Shell opens first ‘Recharge’ electric car stations offering rapid charging

Shell Recharge is the name of the company’s Electric Vehicle (EV) forecourt which offers a rapid charging service.  The three locations these electric car charging stations have been opened is at Shell Holloway (London), Shell Whyteleafe (Surrey) and...

Daily Express, yesterday, 16:07
 
McLaren F1 set to become one of the world's most expensive cars

McLaren F1 set to become one of the world's most expensive cars

The F1 was the fastest ever car when it went on sale in the mid-1990s - with the three-seater capable of a top speed of 243mph.  It is one of the most exciting vehicles ever made for the road but this yellow 1997 model has never been driven by a...

Daily Express, yesterday, 16:07
 
This Ultra-rare 1996 McLaren F1 could sell for a over £12 million

This Ultra-rare 1996 McLaren F1 could sell for a over £12 million

An incredibly rare 1996 McLaren F1 supercar has been revealed still in its protective packing and will go on sale at auction.  If there was a handbook to follow to preserve the condition of a classic car then the owner of this supercar would surely...

Daily Express, yesterday, 16:07
 
The UK's top sustainable restaurants

The UK's top sustainable restaurants

Silo, Brighton One of the UK's first zero-waste restaurants, Silo's sustainability credentials extend from the food and its packaging, right down to the plates it's served on. While its menu is not vegetarian or vegan, its approach to meat follows the...

The Week, yesterday, 15:41
 

Shell launches first EV charging stations in the UK

Royal Dutch Shell has opened its first electric vehicle charging stations in the UK as part of the oil giant’s plan to expand beyond the sale of fossil fuels.   Owners of EVs and plug-in hybrids can access the charging points at Shell stations in...

The Week, yesterday, 15:41
 
Distracted driving WARNING: Doing these things could put you at risk of a fine or accident

Distracted driving WARNING: Doing these things could put you at risk of a fine or accident

Distracted driving is extremely dangerous and can unfortunately by triggered by unavoidable things.  It also carries a fine of up to £100 and a three penalty point endorsement added to your licence.  Reasons for distraction range from anything as...

Daily Express, yesterday, 13:58
 
Volvo Polestar launch first electric car and vows to be 'leaders in electrification'

Volvo Polestar launch first electric car and vows to be 'leaders in electrification'

The Swedish firm invented the three-point seat belt and then generously gave away the patent to allow other car manufacturers to follow suit. It also had the first rear-facing child safety seat and was the first car maker to fit side impact bags. But...

Daily Express, yesterday, 13:58
 
Car insurance myth could be costing you up to £929 per year, here’s how to avoid it

Car insurance myth could be costing you up to £929 per year, here’s how to avoid it

One myth surrounding car insurance is that third party policies are cheaper than fully comprehensive, but new research reveals that this is not always the case.  Motorists could be overpaying for their car insurance by as much as £929 by only...

Daily Express, yesterday, 11:26
 
How to avoid paying up to £2,490 a year with the new toxin tax

How to avoid paying up to £2,490 a year with the new toxin tax

The new toxin tax or T-Charge is being introduced into London from next Monday which will mean certain drivers will have to pay a daily fee to enter the city’s Congestion Zone.  Motorists who have cars which include Euro 4 emissions standard or lower...

Daily Express, yesterday, 10:40
 
Tougher punishment for cyclists on the way? Fresh call for stricter road penalties

Tougher punishment for cyclists on the way? Fresh call for stricter road penalties

A survey of more than 2,000 adults by Halfords also found that a similar number would like to see tougher action against those who cycle aggressively - or against motorists who drive aggressively near cyclists. Half of those questioned by the company...

Daily Express, yesterday, 00:18
 

Chicago: the city in a garden

If you’re unfamiliar with Chicago, odds are your impressions of this great metropolis won’t include fine dining, rock climbing and swathes of open green spaces. But like so many things about the Windy City, the reality may surprise you.  Even its...

The Week, Tuesday, 18:59
 
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