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RAC motoring report 2017

RAC’s 2017 Report on Motoring

The RAC has released the results of their annual driver's survey. They highlight the fact that 38 million people in the UK are drivers and therefore they represent a large voting sector who's views should be important to the government. They took a sample of 1,700 representative drivers to assess their experiences, concerns and perceptions. Motoring Costs The results of the...

An analysis of Silverstone race circuit

The Silverstone circuit, which straddles the border of the English counties of Northamptonshire and Buckinghamshire, is one of the most famous motor racing circuits in the world and is the current home of the Formula One British Grand Prix, as well as the British motorcycle Grand Prix. Owned by the British Racing Drivers' Club, Silverstone's history as a race track...

Are you a smart parker?

Car security systems might be improving but, unfortunately, vehicle crime rate continues to grow in the UK. Pesky criminals are increasingly undeterred by new technology. Instead, their methods have metamorphosed over time, leading to more innovative and unexpected ways of gaining entry to your vehicle. If you think you could be doing more to keep your car safe, or have been...
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What drives British motorists mad?

A survey into the habits of drivers has uncovered what Brits really hate about driving in the UK. Research by a parking website revealed that using a mobile phone when driving, other road users not indicating and high parking charges annoy motorists the most. The number of cars on the road in the UK has risen by 16.5% since 2000,...
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Should I use a Motor Offence Solicitor?

Why You Should Use a Motor Offence Solicitor If you’re facing prosecution for a motoring offence, you may not know where to turn – is it worth obtaining legal advice and possibly representation in Court? Motoring offence solicitors regularly help people to keep their driving licences and most will offer you a free consultation so it’s rarely a bad idea to...

Driveway Parking and How to Use It

London is not the only major city in the world to suffer from parking issues, but here, just like other major cities, solutions seem to be in short supply and therefore, the hassle of parking and driving in London is a fact. People are encouraged to use trains and the tube, along with the buses. Some commuters have taken to...

Make your car earn its keep

A car can sometimes feel like it’s draining your pocket. It needn’t. Not only are there smart ways of saving money on your motor but also smart ways of cashing in. In fact, it’s much easier than we at Carblog thought. Carspring reached out to us with their tricks and tips on how to bring in some extra bucks. Become a taxi...

How To Drive Safely on Motorways

For many people, motorway driving can be a source of stress; while statistics suggest that we actually have far fewer accidents while travelling on the motorway network, incidents can of course be much more serious due to the high speeds involved. However, by following a number of fundamental tips and techniques in this post, you can help to minimise...

What to do if you have a crash

Every day, more and more people are passing their driving test and getting the keys to their very first car. This means that more cars will be on the road, making the roads at higher risk for accidents. Whether you’re involved in a crash or you witness one, there are many important things that you need to do to...

5 Reasons to Watch Out For Motorcycles

The close of summer means we will be seeing fewer and fewer motorcycles on the road through the end of the year. However, that is not to say every bike will go dormant. Some riders continue to ride until the weather makes it impossible and, of course, even those who do put their bikes away for the winter will...