Motoring

Stay cool - quite a challenge in the current heatwave! - says Star Tech MD, Matt Peacock

Stay cool on the road this summer Matt Peacock, MD of Star Tech Ltd in Poole, sheds light on your car’s air conditioning system. +++ Summer has finally arrived and... READ MORE »

Premier team: 'Best-kept secret' looking after motoring needs of the nation's top footballers

It’s been described as Poole’s best-kept secret. Some of the luxury vehicles on the forecourt at RB Prestige Cars may give an inkling of what goes on inside. But how... READ MORE »

It's electric! Car firm headed by world's richest person Elon Musk opens new Dorset location

Tesla, the all-electric car company headed by the world's richest person Elon Musk - worth an estimated $219 billion - has landed in Dorset. Tesla Bournemouth, which is... READ MORE »

"This will cost people their lives" says MD about possibility of scrapping annual MOTs

Should this be the end for annual MOTs? Matt Peacock, MD of Independent Specialists Star Tech Ltd in Poole, gives his opinion on suggestions that the test could be every... READ MORE »

"Proud & excited" Breeze teams up with Ducati UK to bring famous motorcycle brand to Dorset

One of the world’s most famous and revered motorcycle brands is coming to Dorset. In a significant investment, Breeze Motor Group is to team up with Ducati UK to open a... READ MORE »

Hendy is back in the fast lane as automotive group renews its support for rising track star

Automotive group Hendy has renewed its support of one of the UK’s leading young drivers and will once again have its name on the car of James Hedley. The 18-year-old... READ MORE »

Happy (forthcoming) birthday Star Tech as top independent gears up for its 16th anniversary

Matt Peacock, MD of Star Tech Ltd in Poole, chats about the independent service centre’s latest news. Back in 2006, a young (27 to be precise) Matt Peacock decided it... READ MORE »

Selling Suzuki is a Breeze as the first car is sold from new dealership in less than three hours

“It’s the best present I could have asked for.” The words of Mark Langford, Managing Director, as he officially launched Breeze Motor Group’s first Suzuki... READ MORE »

Matt Peacock, MD, Star Tech, on supply issues in the automotive sector worsened by Covid

Matt Peacock, MD of Star Tech in Poole, discusses the shortage of key technology components for cars. +++ The automotive industry has been hit hard by the pandemic in... READ MORE »

Thirty jobs likely to be created at van centre as famous three-pointed star rises again in Poole

An impressive new facility dedicated to the maintenance and repair of vans from the Mercedes-Benz range is expected to ultimately create 30 jobs. Sandown Van Centre, in... READ MORE »