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Ben Griffin
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Leica T: What to expect?
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New Formula 1 engine noise from an acoustic expert's perspective
Salford University professor of acoustics and audio engineering sheds light on why new F1 engines sound less exciting.There's no doubt the new V6 turbocharged engines are much quieter than the old V8s,…
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Man who built paper Formula One car lands job at Red Bull
If you only watch one video of an intricate paper F1 car comprised 6,500 individual pieces today, make it this one.Think you're a dab hand at making paper models? Think again. A YouTube video has surfaced…
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Prone to carrying lots of gadgets around? Here are five bags you should check out http://www.licensetoquill.co.uk/2014/03/26/best-bags-for-journalists/
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Self-employed
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Journalism, writing, editing, consultancy, copywriting, SEO, WordPress, Photoshop, photography, video editing, sampling fine ales.
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  • License to Quill
    Founder, 2012 - present
  • Dennis Publishing
    Staff Writer, 2009 - 2012
  • Pocket Gamer
    Intern
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Freelance motoring and tech journalist, copywriter and media consultant. Self-confessed geek and petrolhead.
Introduction
I'm a freelance journalist who has written for a number of fine publications including Stuff.tv, MSN Tech, Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition, Bit-Gamer, The Review, Know Your Mobile, IT Pro, Expert Reviews, Computer Shopper, CNET UK and Recombu Cars.
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Does winning a Call of Duty competition count? I've been known to make a good summer fruits crumble, too.
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London
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Somerset
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Man who built paper Formula One car lands job at Red Bull
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If you only watch one video of an intricate paper F1 car comprised 6,500 individual pieces today, make it this one.Think you're a dab hand a

New Formula 1 engine noise from an acoustic expert's perspective
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Salford University professor of acoustics and audio engineering sheds light on why new F1 engines sound less exciting.There's no doubt the n

Introducing the mobility scooter that looks like a Harley Davidson
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Retired man given 'new lease of life' with Harley Davidson-inspired mobility scooter that looks so convincing it fooled police.There is noth

Ferrari California T is a 552bhp turbocharged treat
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This is the Ferrari California T. You can stop drooling now.Like torturing yourself with cars you would love to own but could never afford?

Tesla Model S vs Corvette Stingray drag race is closer than you think
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Electric motor vs V8 combustion engine muscle. Guess which wins?Drag races are really only good for testing acceleration and top speeds, whi

First motorway pub opens in the UK
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Motorway JD Wetherspoon pub opens despite strong opposition.The first motorway boozer has opened in the UK. The Hope & Champion is located a

BMW Park Assist blamed for parking blunder
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Man blames Park Assist feature after mounting a parked car in his BMW.A 27-year-old driver has blamed the autonomous Park Assist feature equ

Seat Leon Cupra 280 out for VW Golf GTI blood
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Seat unveils new Leon Cupra and Cupra 280.Seat has just pulled back the curtain on not one but two new models. Say hello to the fastest and

Mercedes GLA 45 AMG is one hellishly fast compact SUV
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The GLA 45 AMG is one of the fastest and most poweful compact SUVs ever. Be very afraid.If you like your compact SUVs very fast and relative

Ken Block's Gymkhana 6 recreated using remote control cars
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HPI Racing's 'Ken Block Micro Gymkhana' YouTube video is big on action.To recreate the millimetre-perfect power slides seen in Ken Block's G

Nissan creates smell of a zero emissions future
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You may have an idea of what the future might look like, but have you ever considered what it might smell like? Neither have we. But that ha

Range Rover vs BMW X5: Which 4x4 is best?
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In a fight to the death between the 1st and 2nd generation BMW X5 and the mighty Range Rover, the Bimmer would put up a good fight but ultim

Jaguar confirms F-Type Coupé, reveals first picture
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Jaguar has officially announced the existence of the Jaguar F-Type Coup, the hard-top version of the F-Type Convertible released earlier thi

McLaren P1 price, specs and performance figures confirmed
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Today marks the day lucky buyers of the McLaren P1 will get their new high performance toyand with that milestone, the company has finally d

Harley Davidson for sale: One Pope owner
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Harley Davidsons are often associated with Hell's Angels, but it seems one former owner has links with the Big Man Upstairs. The head of the

Government plan to phase out £5k electric car grant is "cobblers"
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The government is unlikely to scrap the 5,000 electric car grant at any point in the forseeable future, a Department for Transportofficial h

Paper Lamborghini Aventador makes your origami skills look rubbish
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Owning a Lamborghini is a pipe dream for most normal folk. Short of discovering an oil well in your garden, chances are you'll be stuck with

Ford Focus Electric first drive review | Recombu Cars
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Ben Griffin road tests and reviews the Ford Focus Electric to see how it compares with its petrol and diesel-powered cousins. Since its rele

Ford C-Max Energi first drive review | Recombu Cars
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Ford has given its diesel and petrol models the hybrid treatment ina bid to cash in on the surge in energy conscious motorists. The results

GenShock Regenerative suspension turns potholes into power
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Harnessing electrical power from bumps, thumps and jolts that pass through a car's suspension may seem an obvious idea, yet only now is one