Whilst Norway is making electric cars much more accessible, the UK still have a way to go before they become more popular that their petrol and diesel counterparts.
Rob Hull, The Mail Online, reports:
A jockey who enjoyed his best ever year in 2017 continues in great form on the All-Weather, while three Fast Track Qualifiers for Good Friday’s £1 million Finals Day will take place within the next few days.
McDONALD STILL FARMING THE WINNERS
Electric or hybrid cars now account for more than 50% of total registrations in Norway, with generous subsidies cited as the reason.
Lawrence Allan, AutoExpress News, reports:
Do you have to pay and display to park your car when you go to work? Perhaps you need to use a public car park which over the years has totalled quite a spend?
A recent poll shows 73% of drivers think cyclists should face same laws as drivers, with many also thinking that cyclists should have to pass a test and pay road tax to be legally allowed to use their bikes on public roads.
James Salmon, The Mail Online, report:
A study has found that almost a fifth of the space available to park goes to waste, with London and Birmingham having the greatest average distance between parked cars.
The Daily Mail reports,
Drivers often grumble about never being able to find a place to park.
A veteran sprinter rolled back the years at Newcastle to clinch a place on Good Friday Finals Day, while two top jockeys got back in the winner’s enclosure.
A 5 mile stretch of road in Norway has installed LED lights that dim to 20 percent when no cars are near. When a car passes, a radar sensor attached to the lights triggers the brightness to increase to 100%.
Kelly Mclaughlin, The Mail Online, reports: