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Guides

Guides

Road Tax FAQ
07/10/2019

Road tax is something that affects all of us, so check out our guide to get fully clued up.
Maintaining your BMW
22/08/2019

Everything you need to know about maintaining your BMW
PCH Finance Guide
14/01/2019

One of the most popular options for would-be buyers, here’s all you need to know about PCH.
A Guide to Car Scrappage Schemes
13/01/2019

You’ll no doubt have heard the term bandied around, but what do these actually involve?
What Size Engine Do I Need?
12/12/2018

Even when you know your make and model, choosing the right engine can be challenging. Here, we explain all.
Car Body Types Guide
26/11/2018

From Convertible to Crossover, Saloon to SUV, we explain what makes these models distinct from each other.
A Guide to Basic Car Maintenance
26/11/2018

If you want to get the best from your car, you’ll have to keep it in top condition. Here’s how to do it.
New Cars vs Used Cars
06/08/2018

In this guide, we’ll weigh up the pros and cons of buying new and used vehicles, to help you make up your mind when the time comes to purchase your next vehicle.
PCP Car Finance Guide
06/08/2018

There are a number of different car finance options available. But what exactly is PCP finance? Let us break it down for you.
Car Selling Guide
06/08/2018

Buying a new car is one thing, but selling one is a whole other, and potentially more complex matter. Read our guide to selling your car here.
First Car Buying Guide
10/07/2018

Whether you’ve just passed your test, or you’re advancing well with lessons and are planning ahead; you’ll be raring to get going in a car of your own.
Car Jargon Buster
28/06/2018

To help you get to grips with some of the basic terminology, here’s our handy car jargon buster that’ll have you knowing your PHEVs from your AWDs in no time.
New Cars vs Nearly New Cars
28/06/2018

So what are the differences between new or nearly new cars? Here, we’ll way up the pros and cons of both to help you make your mind up.
Car Insurance Guide
26/06/2018

In this insurance guide we’ll run through the basics; why you need car insurance, what options are available to you, how insurers calculate your premium and what you can do to reduce it.
Category A, B, S and N Cars explained
27/06/2018

You've seen cars on the market as ‘Category C’ or ‘Category D’ cars; often shortened to ‘Cat C and Cat D’. But what are they? And what are category S and N cars?
How to Choose a Car Guide
12/05/2018

When deciding what car to buy, you need to consider your budget, your needs and your lifestyle – it’s vital that your new car works for you.
MOT Guide
28/06/2018

You’re probably aware that every road vehicle must pass an annual MOT test. But what does an MOT actually involve?
Used Car Buying Guide
12/01/2018

Our expert guide to buying a used car - from choosing the perfect car for you, to getting the optimum price and finance deal.
New Car Buying Guide
12/01/2018

Our expert guide to buying a new car - from choosing the perfect car for you, to getting the optimum price and finance deal.
Car Finance Guide
12/01/2018

Would you like to know more about car finance? Explore our expert guide to car finance and see all of your finance options explained.
10 Summer Car Maintenance Checks You Need To Carry Out
14/08/2017

Our quick guide covers off all the things you should be doing when summertime rolls around.
The Importance of Test Driving a Car
27/06/2017

A very important stage of the buying process, take a look at our handy tips here
Emissions and Tax - A Guide
22/06/2017

Road tax rules have recently changed - so how do they affect you? One deciding factor is when the car was registered; if you're in the market for a brand new car, the new rules will apply, but if you're shopping for a nearly-new or used model it could go either way.
What's the best BMW for me?
01/05/2016

Catering for all needs, the BMW model range packs in more than 25 different vehicles across 15 model lines, picking the right BMW may be a challenge.
What Are the Best Charging Options for Your BMW i3
19/02/2014

Which MINI hatch is for you
11/09/2015

If a MINI hatchback is what you are in the market for then prepare to be spoilt for choice
BMW iDrive Explained
11/11/2012

BMW's iDrive is an in-car management system that does just that – not just by delivering an easy to use system, but also by using pioneering technology to keep everyone safer on the open road