Despite the thought of mountains of chocolate arriving at the weekend, the motor industry has still been busy. Here’s a reminder of a few of the stories that have taken our eye over the last seven days.


The news broke that Mercedes were working on a pick-up truck. Mighty fine it looks too. Read the full story here


A report in the trade press asked the question – Are you fully aware of the dangers of driving with a cracked windscreen?
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Definitely not an April fools joke, where do you think drivers enjoy the cheapest fuel prices on earth?
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It’s been a good week overall for the UK’s motor industry with £1 billion worth of investment promised in just one week.
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There was also a report on how traffic congestion has worsened in recent years
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