Tag: vehicle

Sep 10, 2019
Volkswagen Group Increasing Their Production Of Electric Vehicles

With the aim of getting the company carbon neutral by 2050, The Volkswagen group have increased the number of electric cars they will be producing by 2030.  The original plan was to create 50 different, fully electric models. The new target is 70 different models with a projection of 22 million sales. This would represent […]

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Aug 29, 2019
Is It Time For A New Exhaust?

The exhaust system on a car is made up of several components. Included in these is the catalytic converter. The catalytic converter is responsible for ‘cleaning’ the exhaust fumes from the car. If there is a problem with your catalytic converter then your car is unlikely to pass its MOT, it will also be contributing […]

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Aug 24, 2019
A Quick Guide to Suspension Problems

As any driver knows, British roads aren’t the smoothest. Which is why a car’s suspension system is so important. It makes sure a vehicle absorbs the bumps of the road and ensures it can accelerate, corner and brake safely. As with all car parts, suspension systems wear out over time, something which has a significant […]

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Aug 16, 2019
Understanding Dashboard Light Colours

No driver wants to see a dreaded warning light pop up on the dashboard and understanding exactly what your vehicle is trying to tell you with these lights can be complicated. As well as there being various lights for different issues, these lights are also colour coded depending on the severity and type of warning. […]

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Aug 14, 2019
Which Tyres Should You Buy?

The tyres you choose for your car have a significant impact on its overall performance. Tyres affect the way your vehicle accelerates, steers, brakes and feels while driving. Whether you have a manual or automatic gearbox, your tyres will still make a big difference. When it comes to tyre shopping, there are thousands of different […]

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Aug 12, 2019
Top Tips For Extending The Life Of Your Car’s Battery

Getting stranded because of a flat battery can be incredibly stressful no matter where you are when it happens. Of course, batteries to have a specific life span and you will need to replace your car’s battery at regular intervals. However, there are things you can do to make sure you get the most (and […]

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Aug 02, 2019
When Do Your Brakes Need Replacing?

The brakes you have on your vehicle are the most essential safety feature of your car. Your brakes will be the first thing you hit in an emergency. As a result, it is vital that they are working correctly so that they can save lives and ensure your vehicle comes to a safe stop. So, […]

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Jul 01, 2019
What’s Stopping You From Buying Electric?

While electric vehicles are growing in popularity, there is still a long way to go if the UK wants to meet a goal of zero emissions by 2050. So, what is holding the UK back when it comes to electric vehicles? Lack of charge points For electric cars to be successful, there needs to be […]

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Jun 29, 2019
Top Tips For Driving In Torrential Rain

With the recent downpours that have made us wonder when summer is going to arrive, it is playing havoc with the roads too. Floods and downpours have affected the whole transport network with train cancellations and parts of major motorways closed. Vehicle breakdown companies have been reporting a huge number breakdowns during this period of […]

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Jun 27, 2019
Are You A Dazzled Or Dazzling Driver?

A new survey has found that over 50% of regular drivers are negatively suffering from the adverse effects of dazzling headlights, more so than they were just 12 months ago. This new study has found that bright, dazzling headlights are getting worse for drivers. Dazzling headlights can have a blinding effect for oncoming traffic. This […]

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