Tag: UK

Forget About America’s 11ft8 Bridge, Check Out Britain’s Infamously Narrow 7ft Woodmere Avenue

You might know the “11foot8” bridge (which is now 12’ 4” tall, but the name has stuck) in Durham, North Carolina that became viral following a number of accidents with tall trucks. Now, the latest piece of bad road design comes from the U.K. The Woodmere Avenue width restriction has its own Facebook group with plenty […]

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Police Car Gets Impaled By Retractable Bollard After Unfortunate Parking Job

It’s always important to double check where you’re parking your car. That being said, that advice is typically given to avoid parking illegally or discourteously. However, in the case of these police officers, not checking where they parked actually resulted in damage to their car. The incident took place in Leeds, UK, where the policemen […]

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Revived Moke Goes All-Electric In 2022, Priced From £29,150 In The UK

Moke International announced that starting from January 1st, 2022, they are going fully electric with the revived Moke, phasing out the ICE-powered model. As of today, order books for the retro-styled open-top EV are open, with prices starting from £29,150 ($39,968) in the UK before taxes and incentives. The Moke will be produced locally, and the first […]

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C8 Corvette Stingray Finally Crosses The Atlantic – Should The European Establishment Worry?

The Chevrolet C8 Corvette Stingray has finally touched down in the UK and these two reviews showcase it being put through its paces in both Coupe and Convertible configurations. All variants of the C8 Corvette Stingray heading to the UK, and the rest of Europe, come standard with the Z51 Performance Package that is an […]

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Self-Driving Startup Wayve Gets $13.6M Investment From Online Grocer Ocado

British-based online grocer Ocado has invested £10 million ($13.6 million) in Wayve, a self-driving tech start-up that specializes in camera-based deep learning AI. Ocado and Wayve will form a non-exclusive partnership that will focus on autonomously getting groceries through busy streets. According to TechCrunch, the deal will give Ocado early access to Wayve’s platform. Wayve’s hardware and software […]

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