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When Was the Roadside Breathalyser Introduced To Britain?

The year is 1872. Carriages and horses career about the place, with riders and horsemen often under the influence, and the people, and authorities, have had enough; the 1872 licensing act is introduced. Anyone caught faced being sentenced to a month in prison, with hard labour for good measure.

In September 1897, George Smith, a 25-year […]

By |January 6th, 2016|Cars, Interesting Facts|0 Comments

Trial For Sensors That Alert Wardens To Illegal Parking

BAD PARKERS BEWARE! Traffic wardens are to test technology that will finally give them the upper hand when it comes to ticketing drivers. The system uses sensors buried in parking spaces, which notify wardens if cars are parked illegally. If the trial is successful, the technology could be introduced to allow wardens to identify where overstayers […]

By |December 15th, 2015|Cars, Interesting Facts|0 Comments

Automobiles Through History

 

From 2mph to 240mph – look at our info-graph below to see how the car has become our most popular form of transport!

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By |November 18th, 2015|Cars, Interesting Facts|0 Comments

10 Cars You Need To Drive Before You Die

Pretend for just one moment you could drive any car you wanted. Not necessarily own, but just drive once before your time is up. What would they be? Take a look at what we would choose here at Autoworld and why not tell us your picks too.

1964 Ford Thunderbolt

Specially built to go fast in a […]

By |October 6th, 2015|Cars, Interesting Facts|0 Comments

Bentley Rebuilt From Parts Scattered Around Man’s Home

A 1928 Bentley reassembled after its dismantled parts were found scattered throughout a three-storey house and gardens is expected to sell for as much as £1 million. The parts of the 4.5 litre, art-deco styled vehicle were concealed under beds, in oil-filled glass jars and under a tarpaulin in the owner’s west London home.

The car […]

By |September 10th, 2015|Cars, Interesting Facts|0 Comments