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Jaguar develops virtual windscreen

The future of motoring is looking more and more like a computer game. Don’t believe me? Then take a look at this virtual windscreen concept from Jaguar Land Rover. Only a day after it told the world it was developing a self-learning car that taps into your smartphone’s diary to remind you of meetings, and…

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Getting Festive with Christmas in July

  Why do people celebrate Christmas in July? We’re not sure either, but hey – any excuse for a celebration will do! If you’re planning a little soirée of your own, you’ll need the right components to delight guests and show off your Christmas (in July) spirit. Make planning a little easier with our list…

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Electric Dreams

Electric car maker, Tesla Motors, took to Twitter to confirm its third car – and it might just change motoring forever, says Isaac Bober – Editor – Practical Motoring. With just one tweet Tesla Motors founder and CEO, Elon Musk sounded the death knell on the internal combustion engine. The tweet read: “Confirmed: Our Gen…

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Electric highway

If someone says the words “Harley Davidson”, you might immediately think of loud engines, wide handle bars, leather, beards and tattoos. Safe to say, you probably wouldn’t picture an eco-warrior cruising silently along the highway on a low-emission bike. But just last month, Harley Davidson unveiled its new electric motorcycle – the Livewire. A surprising…