Supercar immersion; Blenheim 2017

An entire industry surrounding the classic and supercar arena has grown like Topsy over the past 20 years, highlights Iain Robertson, as both he and Gary Hancox spent a damp, autumnal Sunday admiring automotive glories past and present. It is consummately easy for a critic and a critical observer to pick and poke at the […]


During the company’s meteoric growth within the Quality Assurance arena, reports journalist Iain Robertson, the search for a progressive and logical means to broaden its portfolio has always been central to ISQA’s ethos. Already renowned for its decisive approaches to Quality Control, ISQA has injected a fresh vitality to both on and off-site managed containment. […]

ISQA enrols as first UK member of VEQS

Birmingham-based Quality Assurance specialist, ISQA Ltd, is pleased to announce its membership of VEQS, a pan-European Quality Assurance Association. The body counts among its members the top-50 leading independent exponents in the QA field. Said a delighted Gary Hancox, marketing and finance director, ISQA: “We are immensely proud to be granted VEQS membership. In fact, […]

Inserting Infiniti’s money into a re-imaginative idea

Car companies create concept cars to show-off their design directions for models to come, reports motoring journalist Iain Robertson, but very rarely does a styling exercise assume a direction from which it never originated…just think about it. Concepts and styling exercises have fluctuated over the decades between extreme vanity projects and genuine precepts of styling […]

Celebrating the extraordinarily automotive ordinary!

While the glitterati and landed gentry sip vintage Champagne and nibble at caviar-laden biscuits during the annual bling-fests at Goodwood, Iain Robertson is delighted that ‘vin populaire’ (plonk) and Digestives form the diet at the FotU! There is no denying that glamour can grab attention, catch the eye and generate both adulation and recognition, often […]

The difference in Quality between then and now

While accepting that the parameters for vehicle construction have changed considerably over the past century, our motoring man, Iain Robertson, wondered if ‘moderns’ would exist in the future, as the ‘veterans’ do today. Spending a day driving a variety of models from one volume carmaker’s stable of classics is an eye-opening experience. The venue chosen […]