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What Do Employers Look For In An Employee?

Just started a new job and want to make a good impression? If so, here are some tips on what employers look for in an employee: Confidence Employers want someone who is confident in what they want to achieve and to show a positive attitude to customers. Willing to...

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Pendragon Announce The Closure Of Its 22 UK-Wide Sites

After a £32.2m pre-tax loss, today, Pendragon announces to close 22 of its 34 UK-wide sites and 1 of 3 vehicle preparation centers in Stoke. Shares are down below 10p after failing this year, comparing to shares at nearly 50p in 2016. Leaving 12 Car Stores, the...

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Car Keyless Theft Test

Due to many popular cars at risk of keyless theft, What Car ? Magazine tested 7 different car models with keyless entry and start systems to see how long it would take to get in and drive away. Here are the results: Audi TT RS Roadster Advanced Key active: Get into...

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Renault Trucks Rolls Out Augmented Reality

In order to speed up maintenance and repairs, Renault Trucks rolls out augmented reality. This new technology is known as Optiview remote mentoring solution for Technicians. The idea of this is that Technicians will use a RealWear HMR-1 headset in conjunction with...

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Volvo Recall 507,000 Vehicles Due To “Fire Risk”

Volvo has recalled 507,000 vehicles globally due to a faulty engine component, which may catch fire in certain cases. Volvo had a previous recall in January 2019 with 219,000 vehicles recalled globally. This was also due to a faulty component resulting in fuel leaks...

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Boost to UK Motor Industry as JLR Build EVs

JLR are to build electric cars in the UK at its manufacturing branch is Castle Bromwich, making it the UK’s first premium electrified vehicle plant. The Jaguar XJ will be the first electric car to be produced at the plant. Prof. Dr. Ralf Speth, Chief Executive Officer...

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Volvo and Uber Automation

Enabling autonomous ridesharing without the need for a driver, Volvo and Uber have developed a fully autonomous vehicle. Uber can install their own self-driving system into Volvo’s XC90 SUV key safety features. Main features include several back-up systems for both...

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JLR Sensory Steering Wheel Keeps Drivers’ Eyes on The Road

JLR new ‘sensory steering wheel’ technology uses heat to tell drivers when to turn left or right, helping to keep their eyes on the road. This can also help when visibility is reduced due to poor weather conditions. Parts of the steering wheel can be heated and cooled...

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