Category: Did you know

Apr 15, 2019
What You Need to Know About New Fuel Tax

While the Chancellor of the Exchequer froze fuel duty for the ninth consecutive year during the last budget, the introduction of WLTP (Worldwide Harmonized Light Vehicles Test Procedure) and the increased use of electric cars, means that he may need to rethink this in the coming years. What is the fuel tax? Fuel tax, which […]

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Apr 10, 2019
Diagnosing Strange Car Noises

Today’s cars are generally well-designed and well-made.  They are safer to driveand less likely to break down.  Which means if you hear strange noises, you need to pay attention. What to do if you hear a noise If you hear a noise you haven’t heard before, don’t worry.  Cars aren’t quiet.  Here, we look at […]

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Feb 24, 2019
The Essentials You Should Store In Your Car – Part Two

Following on from our first instalment with seven essentials to store in your vehicle for emergencies, here are a few other essentials that are worth keeping in your car. Water Water is essential for keeping you hydrated, but it can also help if you need to top up the water in the radiator of your […]

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Feb 19, 2019
The Essentials You Should Store In Your Car – Part One

When it comes to fuel economy, it is important to keep the load of your car as light as possible. However, what are the things that deserve to stay in the car when you are having a clear out? For road trips, you need to make sure you and your vehicle are adequately prepared in […]

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Jan 14, 2019
What You Need To Store In Your Car During Winter

If driving and commuting wasn’t already stressful enough, winter adds another dimension to the stress. No matter how near or far your destination is, it is vital that you and your car be prepared for winter driving if anything goes wrong. So, what do you need to have in your vehicle at your disposal during […]

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Jan 14, 2019
The Winter Car Hacks You Need To Know About

Looking to save time, increase safety and reduce stress during your winter commute? These winter car hacks will make you wonder why you haven’t been doing them already. 1. Stop your wipers from freezing to the windscreen by raising them off the glass and then covering with long socks to protect their scraping capabilities. 2. […]

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Jan 14, 2019
What Does Brexit Really Mean For The Car Industry?

Brexit is in the firing line for – well – just about everything at the minute – and for good reason. However, what does Brexit really mean for the car industry? Four Issues For The Car Industry 1. Friction Four main issues are surrounding the car industry and Brexit – the first of which is […]

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Jan 04, 2019
Who Will Win World Car Of The Year 2019?

Arguably one of the car awards that every manufacturer wants to win is the World Car Of The Year award. Last year, the coveted Volvo XC60 took home the prize, but who are the contenders for 2019? What Cars Are Eligible For World Car Of The Year 2019? Not every car is eligible for the […]

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Nov 13, 2018
Which Is The Best Parking App?

Parking is the bane of every motorist’s life. Parallel parking is regularly cited as the most difficult driving manoeuvre. So, in an increasingly digital world, is there a way to make parking easier? There are many parking apps on the market, specially designed for making parking in the cities much easier. So what features do […]

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Nov 01, 2018
The End Of The Volkswagen Beetle.

Love the classic Beetle? The Volkswagen Beetle is iconic in itself but also made famous in some many films and TV shows including; Herbie: The Love Bug, Footloose, Mad Men and Once Upon A Time. Well, it is soon time to say bye-bye to the classic and Volkswagen has announced that it has decided to […]

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