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Reckless car loan salesmen exposed: How dealers are luring young drivers into massive debt by offering them new top-brand cars with NO cash up front

Young drivers are being tempted into dangerously high levels of debt by car dealers offering them new vehicles for no money up front. Ruthless salesmen are offering customers Audis, Vauxhalls, Suzukis and Fords worth up to £20,000 for no deposit – even if they admit they are unemployed, on low wages or have a poor credit rating. But the deals ... Read More »

Car tax to rise for most drivers who buy new vehicles, RAC claims

The vast majority of drivers buying new cars will pay significantly more in car tax from April 1, a motoring organisation has claimed. Up to two-thirds of new vehicles that fall into three of the most popular tax bands will leave their owners worse off as a result of sweeping changes being made to Vehicle Excise Duty (VED), according to ... Read More »

Demonetisation: Ola Partners With Banks, Oil Companies to Help Drivers Go Cashless to Buy Fuel

Cab aggregator Ola on Wednesday announced that it has joined hands with leading banks and oil and gas companies to help driver-partners fight cash crunch post demonetisation of high value currency notes. In Bengaluru, Ola has partnered with BPCL to facilitate the process of obtaining fuel e-vouchers across all BPCL petrol pumps in the city, Ola said in a statement ... Read More »

US Wants Phone Makers to Lock Out Most Apps for Drivers

  The government wants smartphone makers to lock out most apps when the phone is being used by someone driving a car. The voluntary guidelines unveiled Wednesday are designed to reduce crashes caused by drivers distracted by phones. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration also wants automakers to make infotainment systems easy to pair with smartphones. Drivers could still make ... Read More »

Jaguar Returns To Racing With Formula E, Car And Drivers Revealed

Close to a year after it first announced its entry into the world of Motorsport, Jaguar has finally announced its Formula E team’s official name, vision, title sponsor, driver line-up and electric racing livery. It’s called Panasonic Jaguar Racing and we’ll see the car compete in the Formula E Championship from October 2016.Jaguar’s Formula E team will be able to ... Read More »

Hundreds of Taiwan Drivers Fined After Pokemon Go Launch

Nearly 350 drivers in Taiwan were slapped with fines for playing on their phones after Pokemon Go launched on the island, which has already resulted in broken legs and museum bans. The gaming app has sparked a global frenzy since its launch last month as users hunt for virtual cartoon characters overlaid on real-world locations using augmented reality technology. A ... Read More »

Drivers Sue Uber, Lyft Over exit From Austin, Texas

Former Uber technology Inc and Lyft Inc drivers in Austin, Texas, on Thursday accused the ride-hailing groups of breaking a federal regulation with the aid of unexpectedly halting operations in the city after voters subsidized a degree requiring them to fingerprint drivers. The lawsuits filed in federal court in San Francisco, in which the companies are based totally, stated Uber ... Read More »

Uber Recognises Drivers’ Guild in new york

Uber on Tuesday said it had agreed to aid the creation of a guild for its drivers in the big apple, the ultra-modern sign the enterprise is opening to their having a say within the ride-percentage commercial enterprise. The smartphone app said it’d returned the formation of the unbiased Drivers Guild for its 35,000 drivers in new york under the ... Read More »

Lyft and GM Roll Out Car Rental Program to Attract More Drivers

Drivers for ride-hailing app Lyft will no longer face the imperative of owning a car under a rental program launched on Monday with General Motors Co. The initiative is the first to come out of a two-month-old partnership between the automotive giant and ride service upstart, and is Lyft’s latest move to get more drivers on its app as it ... Read More »

Playing The Division on Windows PC? Don’t Upgrade to Nvidia’s Latest Drivers

Video card company Nvidia released a new driver for its GeForce GPUs. Dubbed as the Game Ready Driver version 364.47, it brings a host of optimisations to improve your experience in Ubisoft’s shared world shooter The Division as well as Need for Speed which hits PCs this month However those who have upgraded to version 364.47 have been hit with ... Read More »