Executive Car & Taxi News From The Chauffeur Group

  • How’s the new M3 ‘Smart’ Motorway for you?

      On Friday 30th June, The Highways Agency officially opened the M3 in Surrey & Hampshire as a new, four-lane ‘Smart’ motorway – between junction 4a for Farnborough and junction 2 for the M25 – two & a half years since the start of this major road project & at an estimated cost of £174 […]

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  • Do you find yourself texting while driving? From today, (1st March 2017) it’s now illegal to use a hand-held phone or similar device while driving, or riding a motorcycle. Click to read more

    New Mobile Phone Law Enforced to Prevent Texting While Driving

    Do you find yourself texting while driving? Whilst it has been illegal to touch a mobile phone while driving since 2003, today (March 1st 2017) sees stricter laws put in place. To clarify, it is illegal to use a hand-held phone or similar device while driving, or riding a motorcycle. The rules remain the same […]

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  • M3 Roadworks News When Will it End

    When are the M3 Roadworks going to finish?!

    They seem to be going on forever, with a 50 mph speed limit in place throughout the length of the works, often adding up to an extra half an hour to the journey time from Basingstoke to Heathrow. It only needs a breakdown or a collision in the roadworks and you can expect even longer […]

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  • Chauffeur Group Driving Instructor Praised by Lewis Hamilton

    Lewis Hamilton Praises The Chauffeur Group driver trainer

    “It was one of the coolest battles I’ve seen” said Hamilton after watching the race following his qualifying for the Singapore Grand Prix. He was referring to the close battle between the victorious Ollie Hancock and Michael Lyons in the Historic F1 race which was part of the Grand Prix weekend. Ollie Hancock has had […]

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  • Wi-Fi Calling in Car Chauffeur Group

    Goodnight from Mercedes to Moscow

    When we inform our passengers that they are able to connect to the internet using the 4G Wi-Fi device installed in our cars, they usually log-on to check their emails, but not on this occasion. One of our drivers recently greeted a business woman from Russia and after being informed that there was free access […]

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