Driving tips and features

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Driving tips and features

The facts about hogging the middle lane

Middle lane hogging has become somewhat of an epidemic on Britain’s roads, and some drivers find it one of the most frustrating driving habits. But what’s really...

Saffron Wilson
Saffron Wilson
3 min read
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Driving tips and features

Winter tyres and how they work

It seems that grit trucks are becoming sparser every winter, and the season's weather conditions aren’t getting any better to compensate! Because of this, winter tyres...

Saffron Wilson
Saffron Wilson
3 min read
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Driving tips and features

Drive trains: 4 wheel drive, all-wheel drive, front wheel drive and rear wheel drive

When it comes to choosing the right car, the amount of jargon involved in models, specs and extras can drive you bonkers!...

Saffron Wilson
Saffron Wilson
4 min read
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Driving tips and features

Is your number plate legal? New research shows illegal number plates could be on the rise

A recent survey of over 2,000 people showed that there is a lack of certainty amongst UK drivers when it comes to the legality of number...

Saffron Wilson
Saffron Wilson
3 min read
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Driving tips and features

4 of the best places to visit in the UK this winter

Christmas is a magical time of the year, and it’s not just about the presents. When the weather gets a little colder you think of roaring fires,...

Saffron Wilson
Saffron Wilson
4 min read
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Driving tips and features

Winter driving myths - BUSTED

There’s always a lot of “top-tips” when it comes to winter driving, and deciphering between the dos and don’ts and the downright dangerous can sometimes be...

Saffron Wilson
Saffron Wilson
3 min read
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Driving tips and features

The 11 essential car accessories for winter driving

If you’re daring to venture out in the worst weather the UK can throw at you, then you need to ensure your car has the essential...

Saffron Wilson
Saffron Wilson
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Driving tips and features

Driving in heavy rain and flood water - the top tips

British weather can be hard to predict at the best of times, and with severe weather becoming more the norm recently, it’s best to get clued...

Saffron Wilson
Saffron Wilson
4 min read
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Britain's top 7 most haunted roads

It’s dark, it’s misty, it’s raining. Many of us feel a little unnerved driving alone at night when there’s no one around, and on Halloween, it’s...

Saffron Wilson
Saffron Wilson
7 min read
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It's a Honda of a birthday

The well-known car-maker, Honda, turned 70 this year!...

Saffron Wilson
Saffron Wilson
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Can I Drive Another Car On My Insurance?

There is a misconception that if you have fully comprehensive insurance on your car, you’ve automatically got third party cover to drive someone else’s car. While this used...

Steve Shields
Steve Shields
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What is WLTP and what does it mean for you?

From September 1st 2018, all new cars will have to go through a new rigorous test called WLPT - The Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure....

CarShop
CarShop
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