Articles in Category : Motoring

April 2019

Auto News

With Liam Bird

VANQUISH VISION CONCEPT: Iconic name revived for Aston Martin’s first mid-engined series production supercar Aston Martin chose the 89th Geneva Motor Show to complete a trio of world debuts with the first glimpse of the breath-taking Vanquish Vision Concept. A

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April 2019

Skoda Fabia (2019)

Motoring with Liam Bird

What was it someone sang about not knowing what you’ve got until it’s gone? Car-wise this year got off to a slightly slow start for me, but I’ve recently had not one, but two, rather lovely premium executive saloons collected;

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March 2019

Auto News

With Liam Bird

THEME ANNOUNCED FOR 2019 FESTIVAL OF SPEED Goodwood is thrilled to announce that the theme for the 2019 Festival of Speed presented by MasterCard, which takes place from 4-7 July, will be “Speed Kings – Motorsport’s Record Breakers”. Motorsport has

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February 2019

Auto News

with Liam Bird

MIND OVER MONTE CARLO – ONE TEAM’S QUEST TO TALK ABOUT MENTAL HEALTH ON THE MONTE CARLO CLASSIQUE RALLY Talking about mental health problems isn’t just for Christmas. Two former car designers want to open up and kick out the

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Winter 2018

ASTON MARTIN ST ATHAN CONFIRMED AS ‘HOME OF ELECTRIFICATION’ Aston Martin have confirmed that St Athan, their second major UK manufacturing facility, will become the brand’s centre for electrification and the production home of the Lagonda brand, the world’s first

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Oct 2018

Book review

With Liam Bird

AND YOU”LL LOVE THIS ONE…! by Ken Davies Bay’s motoring contributor Liam Bird reviews the story of Terry Sanger, his exciting international racing career and his fascinating friends. I must admit that I’d never heard of Terry Sanger until editor

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Aug 2018

Auto News

With Liam Bird

THE NARE BECOMES FIRST HOTEL IN UK TO OFFER A MORGAN TO GUESTS The luxurious family owned country house by the sea, The Nare Hotel, is the first of several Pride of Britain members hotels to provide its guests the

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July 2018

JIM CLARK’S ‘2 VEV’ TO BE AUCTIONED AT GOODWOOD FOS One of the most celebrated and storied British racing cars of all time is set to be the main attraction of the Bonhams Festival of Speed sale at Goodwood on

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June 2018

Auto News

With Liam Bird

MOTORISTS URGED TO SEEK PEACE OF MIND IF WORRIED ABOUT SAFETY RECALLS Motorists concerned if a vehicle is subject to a manufacturer recall can put their minds at ease by carrying out an instant HPI safety recall check. The advice,

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