The founding of Motability in the UK in 1977 brought about monumental change to the way disabled people lived their lives. Getting to work, going shopping, visiting friends, going to the doctors, giving family members lifts and going on holiday suddenly became much easier. The scheme, established in 1977 by Lord Sterling of Plaistow and Lord Goodman, is still going strong today. The late Lord Goodman described its founding as […]

Bayerische Motoren Werke, or “Bavarian Motor Works”, is a German producer of performance and high-end cars and motorbikes. The world knows the company more widely as BMW, and the company’s motto “Sheer Driving Pleasure”, reflects the BMW outlook on motoring. The company was created in 1916, and they soon had to stop production of aircraft engines under the terms of Versailles. From then on they focussed on motorcycles and cars. […]