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The ultimate MOT guide

image-7866An MOT is a must for all vehicles after their first three years – whether you opted for a used Ferrari or small Corsa; an MOT test is essential. So, here is your ultimate guide to everything you need to know about getting yourself an MOT this year. So, what is ...

Are you safe on the road this Christmas?

image-7851Last year (2013) there were 13 million people on the roads between Christmas Eve and Boxing Day – and it is more than likely this year will be just as busy. So, as many of us are taking long car journeys this year in order to visit close family and friends ...

Car Sales on the Move Again

image-7846The last few years have been difficult. The recession caught financial experts unawares so the ordinary man in the street had little chance. Many householders found themselves in trouble and had to cut back dramatically on spending plans. The recession receded in the UK before other parts of Europe and ...

Breakdown cover – What will my cover include?

image-7843If you have ever had the chance of dealing with more than one breakdown service provider, you were probably amazed at the varying service levels provided by the two (or more) companies, even in cases where their cover appear to be the same on the surface. Comparing different breakdown cover ...

History of the MOT test

Intro Figures released last month by the department for Transport reinforce a very impressive trend. While road traffic has steadily increased over the last fifty years, road deaths have plummeted. According to these figures, in the mid-60s, there were around twelve million cars on British roads. Of these twelve million, around ...

Could You Handle Driving Abroad?

image-7835Settling in behind the wheel and heading off on a journey along unfamiliar roads is a brilliant feeling, isn’t it? However, if you are used to driving along the same roads all the time then you might wonder whether you could handle driving abroad. Thankfully, this isn’t usually as difficult to ...

Learning to Ride – How to Get Started

James Dean, Steve McQueen, Dennis Hopper and Peter Fonda...Batman! - the motorbike has played a great supporting role in some of the most iconic films ever made, films that have no doubt inspired many of today’s riders to get in the saddle. But in the UK the number of people ...

What to Consider When Buying a Used Car

Buying a used car might offer better value than a brand-new car; however, it also gives you more to think about as the buyer. Here are some key considerations that you need to make when buying second hand. Cheapest doesn’t always mean the best deal One of the main benefits of buying ...

Auto Finance: The Secret to Cheap Car Insurance

The overall cost of insuring your vehicle has skyrocketing in the past few years, in large part due to the amount of claims being made. And although getting the cheapest car insurance does not necessarily guarantee you the best policy, it does help to keep costs to a minimum. Everyone ...

Keep a Firm Grip

image-7820When you are driving the only contact you have with the ground is the tread on your four tyres. It makes those tyres very important for your safety and the safety of others on the road or pavement. It does not mean that the tyres necessarily have to be expensive; ...
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