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Staycation

Staycations: Ideas For Making The Most Of The British Countryside

Finding somewhere nice to visit for a quick getaway with friends or family can be challenging especially during times like this. The risks from traveling abroad can be quite high, both in terms of cancelations, health concerns, and changes in quarantine rules whilst you’re away. Lots of people have turned their attention to the 'staycation', so that...
COVIDs affects on the Car Industry

How have car businesses been affected by a year of lockdowns?

2020 was a testing year for economies across the world. In particular, in the UK, we have been struggling with Covid cases and deaths severely. Businesses have shut forever, some can’t open legally under lockdown, while others are still thriving. Times have truly been uncertain. When we take a look at the automotive industry...
Auto Business Start Up

Starting Your Auto Business

Do you love cars? Do you dream about gearboxes and oil changes? Do you have a knack for buying and selling cars? Fancy being a chauffeur? Would your private desert island getaway involve a racetrack around it? If the answers to those questions are all ‘yes’, you might just be the right person to start an auto...
Motorhome SORN

What you need to know about your motorhome during the Coronavirus lockdown

Life amid the Covid-19 pandemic is certainly proving challenging for everyone involved. Governments and authorities around the world are doing everything they can to restrict the spread of the virus, while members of the public are being asked to stay at home as much as possible and only venture out for essential supplies or to exercise once...
2019 Evoque

New Range Rover Evoque

Land Rover announced the original Evoque back in 2011, it’s fashion conscious design and rugged practicality were an instant hit, helping it become the most popular Range Rover ever. The car has remained mainly unchanged with a mid-life facelift in 2015, however 2019 sees the release of the all- new 2019 Evoque. So, what're...
London Air Quality

What is the London Van Scrappage Scheme?

With rising pollution and increased awareness of the need to protect our planet, it comes as no surprise that so much is being done to try and ensure that London's air is as clean as it can possibly be. The congestion charges were one of the first things to be implemented, then came the Ultra-Low Emission Zone...
Garden and Driveways are in high demand

The Demand For Private Parking

What do prospective UK homeowners look for when moving? Marshalls finds out exactly what house hunters want on their quest for the perfect home. The cost of private parking When searching for the perfect home, what do prospective UK homeowners look for? A great location? House size? Huge garden? Private...
Ford

Why Is Ford The Most Popular Car Make In The UK?

Anyone that goes out looking for a brand new or used car to buy will doubtless be aware that there is a veritable plethora of cars on the market from numerous manufacturers! Savvy car shoppers will often head to the World Wide Web in order to better research the shortlist of cars they are interested in...
Car Repair Costs

Emergency car repairs: Five ways to cover the cost

According to a report commissioned by Kwik-Fit, the average motorist in the UK spends £162 per month on running their car. While this includes fuel, insurance, road tax, and servicing, it doesn’t take into account the cost of the car itself or emergency repairs. Unfortunately, unexpected repairs are part and parcel of owning a...
THE RAC REPORT ON MOTORING

RAC’s 30th Annual Report on Motoring

For the last 30 years, the RAC has canvassed the UK's road users to asses their attitude and opinions on a range of topics. You can review the RAC's digestible interactive overview (and download the full 50-page report) by following this link. If you are short on time read our article which summarises the main messages....
Audi A1 Sportback

Introducing Audi’s New Winter Cars

As the end of 2018 draws near and we start to move into 2019, Audi is set to release a range of new and updated models this winter. From an improved hatchback to powerful Sportback and upgraded SUVs, there’s plenty of variety in store to suit many types of drivers. With a quality Audi warranty in place to protect...
Make preparations for Winter

How To Avoid A Winter Breakdown

Winter or summer, rain or shine, experiencing a breakdown is every motorist’s worst nightmare. If you navigate the country for work and drive for business, the consequences can add up to more than just an hour of rain-soaked inconvenience. While it’s always best to take out breakdown cover from a trusted provider like RAC, prevention is usually simpler than cure....
A Beautiful Aston Martin

What Makes an Aston Martin?

For some, it’s the distinctive bark of the V12 engine. For others, it's the pure nostalgia and history behind those iconic wings on the bonnet. Then there’s the ballistic quality and the sheer power of these incredibly beautiful cars. But whichever way you look at it, Aston Martins are very special cars indeed. Even the name is enough to...

Complete Guide for Your Car’s MOT Testing

Complete Guide for Your Car's MOT Testing First introduced by the government in 1960, an MOT comprises a series of tests which are undertaken by registered mechanics. Essentially, they are in place to ensure the road worthiness of your car. This means essential parts of the car are checked for conformity to the law. Steering, lights, brakes and tyres were...
The Audi in I Robot

5 Famous Audi Appearances on the Silver Screen

For a luxury car company, Audi still devotes a lot of its time and attention to highlighting the practical aspects of the vehicles. For example, the Audi Ur-Quattro dominated the world rally in the 1980s, and today’s R18 e-tron Quattro came in first in the sports car’s World Endurance Championship. When you buy an Audi, you’re getting more than...
West Way Nissan

West Way Nissan Acquire A New Dealership

The UK’s largest Nissan Dealer group is now even bigger! The latest acquisition by West Way Nissan group has expanded their network to 5 dealerships in the West Midlands with the takeover of Colliers Nissan in Birmingham, Acocks Green.  This adds to their existing dealerships in London, Manchester and the M3 corridor. This latest addition has taken the West Way...
Waymo self driving car

Self-driving Cars: Are They Here Yet?

We hear a lot about the technologies and testing of self-driven cars (also referred to as driverless or autonomous cars). This niche is constantly evolving, and we see manufacturers and technology giants getting engaged in the battle for dominance. Of course, the stakes are high. Successful public testing probably guarantees dominance over a huge market but media interest in...
The New VW Amarok

The New Volkswagen Amarok

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles launch premium model with the Trailblazers Challenge The latest Amarok pick-up from Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles is designed to give you the smoothest of drives, whether you’re navigating through busy city traffic or the wildest stretches of unpredictable off-road terrain. To demonstrate just how beautifully controlled and capable this new model is, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles set two teams a...

History of the Ford Fiesta

The Ford Fiesta has changed a lot since it first launched in the 70s and unless you are a major car enthusiast, you might not have kept up with every model as it has been updated. Well fear not as the Foray Motor Group have created the interactive history of the Ford Fiesta which will help educate you in...

Vehicle Shipping

Modern life provides many of us with the opportunity (or necessity) to live and work at the other side of our country or even internationally. What we choose to take with us when we go varies but normally the complications and costs involved in transportation restrict us. What if you want or need to take a vehicle with you?...