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News and interest

Tax changes 1st April 2019 - what you need to know

As of the 1st April 2019, car tax rates have increased on cars which were registered from 1st April 2017....

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Saffron Wilson
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Choosing a car

The 8 most popular fuel efficient cars

A lot of the cars featured in this list are hatchbacks, but there may be a few cars that surprise you. ...

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Saffron Wilson
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Charity and sponsorship

CarShop celebrates 4 years of partnership at BTCC media day 2019

CarShop was invited along to the BTCC media day in anticipation of the upcoming season. This is the fourth year that CarShop have supported the rising...

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Saffron Wilson
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Buying a car

Should I buy a new or used car?

When you’re deciding on a new car, it can be difficult to choose whether you want to buy a new or a used car, and a...

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Saffron Wilson
6 min read
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Choosing a car

The top 7 most popular SUVs

SUVs have recently been a hit on the market – both new and used. They have become a favourite with their taller ride height, spacious cabin,...

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Saffron Wilson
6 min read
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Maintaining your car

How to check your engine oil

Engine oil is arguably one of the most important fluids in your car. This is responsible for lubricating all the moving parts in the engine....

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Saffron Wilson
3 min read
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News and interest

Our new interactive tool gives customers a free vehicle health check

We’re delighted to announce the launch of our brand new Vehicle Health Check Tool that keeps you in the driver's seat when it comes to your...

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Saffron Wilson
2 min read
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News and interest

CarShop donates VW Golf to aid the learning of Northampton College students

The next generation of motor vehicle engineers at Northampton College will be able to hone their skills on up-to-the-minute equipment thanks to a generous donation from...

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Saffron Wilson
3 min read
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Choosing a car

The top 7 most popular hatchbacks

Small hatchbacks are ideal if you live in a built up area, are new to driving, or just want a car that you can drive around...

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Saffron Wilson
6 min read
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News and interest

Plans underway for Nottingham store

This month we’re excited to announce our plans to open a brand-new store and preparation facility in the east midlands, and are aiming to create up...

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Saffron Wilson
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News and interest

Meet our February '19 #thankscarshop winner

Our monthly #thankscarshop competition is open for all!...

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Saffron Wilson
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News and interest

Meet our latest #thankscarshop winner

Our monthly #thankscarshop competition got underway at the start of 2019, and we couldn’t be more pleased to announce our latest winner....

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Saffron Wilson
2 min read