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When in a crisis, your vehicle is not only a means to transport you from one place to another but is more likely your lifeline. This is where all terrain tires come into the picture. The A/T tires are designed in a certain way that not only drives smoothly on the road...
As drivers, we often hear various myths about the dos and don'ts of driving in the UK. Unfortunately, many of these myths are incorrect and it’s hard for new drivers to distinguish between the legitimate driving guidelines and the misconceptions. In this article, learner drivers will be more confident...
Whether you’re driving your car for work or need to make some money on the side, you can turn it into a source of extra cash in several ways.One way to do this is by renting it out through peer-to-peer platforms like Turo or Getaround. Depending on how...
Audi is one of the most famous car manufacturers in the world. Cars of this manufacturer, which have been produced for more than a hundred years, have repeatedly proven that German engineers are well-versed not only in luxury standards but also in the intricacies of car sportiness. This allowed Audi cars to...
As a driver it's important to be prepared for all kinds of weather conditions, from heavy rain to snow and ice. Driving in bad weather can be challenging and dangerous, but by following a few simple tips, you can help keep yourself and others safe on the road.Here...
The world is exploring new ways of cutting down on pollutants being emitted into the atmosphere. One of the major causes of the increasing pollution rate is the use of non-renewable energy resources to power vehicles. Hence, there is a growing tendency among new car buyers to explore the options in electrical...
One of the biggest bugbears when it comes to owning and operating an electric vehicle is charging it. Obviously, there are public charge stations which are perfectly adequate if not particularly convenient. This is why it is often worth considering installing a charge point at your home; however, this is a process,...
Your first car is very special because of the memories you create in it. It could either be the first time you tasted freedom or the first time you took your family out on a trip. However, every car has an expiry date and it can be an emotional time for many...
It does not matter how careful you are while driving or parking your car; dents are inevitable. Every car owner has to deal with dents at some point. But it is hard to accept when it happens to your brand-new car. So how can you fix this? Here are some tips...
Learning how to drive is an exciting milestone in your life but the process can be difficult sometimes. It’s a rite of passage but it’s easy for the pressure to get with you when you haven’t prepared properly. From tricky manoeuvres to making sure you’ve got the right insurance in place, there...
Car subscriptions are fast becoming the go-to option for individuals across the UK as the needs of the modern driver are beginning to supersede traditional car ownership. While buying a car outright still has its advantages for many, there is a growing need for affordability, flexibility and more when the time comes...
In this article, we’ll be exploring what you can expect to happen if you get caught breaking the law while driving…Driving is an essential part of everyday life for many people in the UK, but it comes with a significant responsibility to ensure safety on the roads. Unfortunately,...
Driving is an essential part of our daily lives. It allows us to travel from one place to another with ease and convenience. However, driving is not a right; it is a privilege that can be taken away. In the UK, if you break the rules of the road,...
Shopping for a classic car can be exciting. You may have many different eras of the vehicle to explore to your heart’s content.That said, making a choice may be more challenging if you’re spoilt for them. More than the feeling of driving the vehicle may also need to...
If you need to upgrade your car, there are all sorts of things to think about. But it’s not just about how much you can afford, you’ll also need to consider practical aspects too, like engine size, boot space and maintenance costs. So, to help you work out what you need, here’s...
When it comes to traveling in a campervan, having a reliable battery is crucial. Not only does it power essential systems such as lights, appliances, and the refrigerator, but it can also be used to start the engine and charge electronic devices. Without a properly functioning battery, your trip could be cut...
It’s safe to say nearly 100% of UK teenagers want to pass their test as fast as possible.. However, statistics show that around 52% of the UK’s driving test takers fail their test on their first try! (MORE THAN HALF!) There are many reasons teenagers fail their driving tests. It could be...
In December 2022, Chrysler, a subsidiary of Stellantis, the international automotive conglomerate that came from the 2021 merger of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles with PSA Group, issued a recall of 62,909 Jeep Wrangler 4Xe SUVs. The recall was first reported by Carscoops on December 5th. Car & Driver picked it up on the...
.A company car is a desirable job perk, particularly for those who travel long distances. A company car scheme is a big decision to make for a business due to cost but can reap benefits for its employees.Electric cars are becoming increasingly popular and more companies are now...
The Prius is a popular vehicle, but like all cars, is subject to wear and tear. Daily driving might cause the leather seats to deteriorate and crack in some spots. You can simply resolve this issue by upgrading your car seats.Upgrading your worn-out Toyota Prius car seats will...
The prospect of buying a car is exciting. You've saved up, weighed up your options and made your choice - but you're soon faced with another problem: how to insure it without breaking the bank? Insurance can be expensive, even if all you want is a car that is reliable and affordable.
Winter is upon us, and with it comes more volatile weather patterns than ever before. The climate crisis has made winter weather extremely unpredictable, whether mild windy days or flash-flooding and even deep snowfall. Naturally, this poses increased risk to drivers in the UK, as natural hazards increase the likelihood of breakdown,...
If you take a look at sales figures for the Rolls Royce Motor Cars company, you're going to see something very interesting. That's the fact that the company started a trend of positive growth, in the year 2005, that hasn't stopped or slowed down for a second. That's not something that most...
Would you like to be able to listen to your favorite music and playlists on the road? Do you want a way to quickly see Google Maps directions and find out where to stop for gas? Are you looking for a way to stream podcasts or audiobooks from your phone?
Selling a car can be stressful and take time. If you do not get the best value you can for your vehicle, you will have gone through all that stress and strain for less money than you could have achieved. Follow this quick guide on how to add value to your car...
Chip Tuning, ECU flashing, ECU Tuning, Remapping, the process of recalibrating a vehicle’s ECU for greater performance goes by many names. But how exactly does the process work and is it safe for your vehicle?Maps, Maps, Maps What are maps? Maps within a vehicle’s Electronic...
It can be easy to form an emotional attachment to the car that you drive, especially if you have had the vehicle for many years and had some special adventures! Cars do not last forever, though, and it is important to be aware of the signs that it could be time for...
At one time in history, finding inexpensive car insurance coverage was an all-day chore. Calling all of the local agents and asking them for quotes by giving them all your information and then waiting for them to provide you with a callback. No more is that the case.Now, with today's innovative technology,...
If you’ve got a photocard driving licence, don’t forget to renew it every ten years. If you don’t, you could end up with a hefty fine. To ensure you don’t get caught out, comparison site for cheap car insurance, mustard.co.uk, tells us how to check your driving licence expiry date.
When you're looking to buy a car, one of the most important factors you need to think about is how much money you'll need for a down payment. Depending on the type of car you want to buy, and your credit score, you may need to put down anywhere from 0% to...
The best kind of deal is free, so it’s no surprise that car finance deals with 0% APR are so popular and sought-after.What a 0% APR deal means is that you don’t pay any interest for taking out a finance package. You only pay the price of the...
There's nothing worse than doing a car journey with nothing but white noise in the background, this is one of the biggest downsides of having a locked car radio unit that is asking for the unlock code.But, don’t despair, luckily, there’s more than one way to recover a...
Cars are more than just a mode of transport to some; they are a way of life. Art in engineering and fascinating history rolled up in one, classic and vintage cars have a particular appeal to hobbyists – birthing the phenomenon of classic car collection.You might have more...
Although American muscle cars are among the most well-liked automobiles in the world, not every car enthusiast can afford them. Modern ones are expensive, but older models with lower price tags are either unreliable or unsightly. As a result, a lot of first-time purchasers opt to purchase the damaged ones and renovate...
The car insurance industry has experienced a dramatic shift in 2022. You may have heard rumours about the new changes, but it can be difficult to work out what exactly this means for you. Below, we explore and explain the car insurance changes that came into effect in 2022.
Learning to drive can be a long and complicated process. On average, it takes around 45 hours worth of guided lessons to get up to speed with the practical test and around 20 hours of independent practice on top of that.If this seems daunting, it’s important not to...
With the cost of living rising, you might be looking at different ways to make motoring more affordable. There’s no doubt that replacing your tyres makes your vehicle more efficient, which means that you’ll ultimately pay less at the pump. But when you come to choosing your tyres, is it worth looking...
Range anxiety is among the biggest obstacles faced by the modern electric car. If motorists weren’t worried about becoming stranded in the middle of nowhere, miles from the nearest charging point, then it’s entirely plausible that the internal combustion engine might already be a thing of the past.
Online shopping has become the norm when it comes to retail, with internet sales rising to over a quarter of total retail sales in the UK. You can buy everything online, from books and electronics to handmade gifts and furniture – and today, you can even buy a car.
Electric cars are steadily gaining the favor of the British public. Naysayers point to the issues such as limited charging infrastructure and lengthy recharge times, but the fact of the matter is that they’re a great alternative to a petrol-powered car – especially if you buy a small one.Perhaps the biggest drawback...