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Blog

Browse our blog for all things automotive; from industry news to insider views, motoring lifestyle features, all the latest launches, tech and goings-on covered. If you’ve a passion for cars, want a hand choosing your next set of wheels or just need some know-how, you’re in the right place.

Latest Guides

The Complete Mercedes-Benz A250e Guide

A guide to living with, charging and driving the Mercedes-Benz A250e.
Published: 15 February 2021 READ MORE

A guide to charging an electric car

A simple guide to charging electric cars, charging locations and charging cost created by Inchcape.
Published: 25 January 2021 READ MORE

Electric Cars in the Winter

A simple guide to electric cars created by Inchcape. Discover how winter can have an impact on running, charging and driving an electric car compared to a conventional car. See our latest brand's electric and hybrid cars for 2021.
Published: 11 January 2021 READ MORE

Latest Driving Life articles

Low Emission Cars exempt from ULEZ

We are seeing the introduction of low emission zones (ULEZ )in major UK cities - find out which vehicles are exempt.
Published: 27 January 2020 READ MORE

Six Drivers' New Years Resolutions to Give a Go in 2020

A New Year is a time for bettering ourselves – and there’s no reason that can’t include your driving.
Published: 02 January 2020 READ MORE

Electric Cars: Myths and Misconceptions Debunked

We're about to challenge some of the most common myths and misconceptions about electric cars.
Published: 24 September 2019 READ MORE

Latest Opinion

Will the National Grid Cope with Electric Cars?

An investigation into how the National Grid will cope with an increase in adoption of electric cars, where our energy comes from and if electric cars are good for the environment.
Published: 22 February 2021 READ MORE

Best Estate Cars

For those looking for the handling and styling of a saloon combined with the space and practicality of an SUV, an estate car is the perfect middle ground. Take a look at some of the best 7 estate cars on the market.
Published: 13 January 2020 READ MORE

Best 7 Seater Cars For All The Family

Every family needs a vehicle that can comfortably get everyone from A to B. Here are the best 7 seater cars for you and your clan.
Published: 02 December 2019 READ MORE

Latest Tips and Advice

The Importance of Regular Car Maintenance

Even when we are all not using our cars as much as normal, it is still important to keep on top of maintaining the condition and roadworthiness of our cars. In this article we discuss the importance of regular car maintenance.
Published: 19 February 2021 READ MORE

Winter Health Check

During the winter months, the chance of having a breakdown is much higher. In this article we discuss the importance of a Winter Health Check and preparing for winter.
Published: 02 November 2020 READ MORE

Useful Driving Apps for the Modern Motorist

From navigation support, through to fuel price comparisons, there are a number of innovative apps that make fantastic driving companions.
Published: 16 March 2020 READ MORE

Latest Head to Head

BMW X1 vs X2

Both lauded for their craftsmanship and road power, how to these two luxury SUVs shape up against one another?
Published: 09 March 2020 READ MORE

Jaguar E-PACE vs Land Rover Discovery Sport

Both lauded for their craftsmanship and road power, how to these two luxury SUVs shape up against one another?
Published: 18 December 2019 READ MORE

BMW 1 Series vs 3 Series - which one is right for you?

BMW have updated their 1 Series and 3 Series this year - which which one is best for you?
Published: 17 September 2019 READ MORE

Latest News

Introducing the 21 Plate

Introducing the 21 plate with Inchcape, some of the most exciting new cars to order with a 21 plate and the 70 plate offers available.
Published: 01 February 2021 READ MORE

Inchcape Cooper Colchester loan a car to support NHS

Read more about Inchcape Cooper Colchester's loan of a brand new MINI Countryman to the NHS and East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust.
Published: 25 January 2021 READ MORE

Announcing Abbie Eaton as BMW Colchester Brand Ambassador

Introducing Abbie Eaton and her partnership with BMW Colchester. Find out what she'll be getting up to over 2021 with Inchcape and see the exciting new car she has just collected.
Published: 20 January 2021 READ MORE