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Where do you start in your search for a new car? If you need a helping hand, check out our top tips.
Six Tips to Keep Your Car Safe and Secure
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We all want to keep our cars safe and protected, but are you taking these simple steps?
Things to Think About if You're Downsizing Your Car
12/12/2018

There are many reasons you might opt for a smaller and sleeker set of wheels. But is it practical for you?
All You Need to Know About Speed Cameras on UK Roads
26/11/2018

Falling foul of a speed camera is the last thing any driver needs. Here’s all you need to know to avoid those points
How Do I Upgrade My Automatic License to a Manual One?
25/11/2018

Despite automatics being more popular than ever, it’s still handy to have a manual licence
My Car's Making an Odd Noise: What Does it Mean?
26/11/2018

We all know those squeaks and bangs aren’t a good sign, but what is your noisy car really hiding?
The World's Top Ten Best Cities to Drive Around
24/11/2018

Spanning every corner of the globe, these incredible urban adventures promise to make your jaw drop.
What Can I Do If I'm Hit by an Uninsured Driver?
26/11/2018

It’s the nightmare nobody wants. But what are your rights if the unfortunate happens?
Motorway Dos and Don'ts That Drivers Often Get Wrong
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Many of us take to the motorway every single day, but are we doing it right? We discuss.
Understanding the Importance of 'Approved' and 'Official' Parts
08/08/2018

You’ll have heard service centres and garages try and win your custom with these terms – so what do they mean?
Five Steps to Summer-Proof Your Car
23/07/2018

It’s not just the depths of Winter that present driving challenges. Here’s how to keep in top condition this Summer.
What is BMW EfficientDynamics?
23/07/2018

A radical and exciting development by BMW, EfficientDynamics set out to change driving altogether. So, what’s included?
What Happens If I Put the Wrong Fuel in My Car?
19/08/2018

We’ve all either done it, or come a little too close. Here are the next steps should the worst happen.
Do I Need a Dash-Cam?
23/07/2018

Dash Cams are the latest must-have car accessory; but why are they proving so popular?
Five Things You're Not Keeping in Your Car But Should Be
23/07/2018

From emergency essentials to files and documents, here are five things you should fill your boot with.
Why Do Cars Depreciate So Much
26/07/2018

Depreciation is a fact of car owning life. But why do new vehicles lose value as fast as they do?
7 Simple Checks That Could Save You from an MOT Fail
11/06/2018

We all dread an MOT fail - but have you checked how easy it could be to prevent one?
Family Car Checklist: How to Tell if You've Found the Right Model
23/07/2018

There’s plenty to think about if you’re seeking a car fit for the family. We run through what to look for.
A Guide To Bodywork Repairs
07/06/2018

If you’ve been involved in a collision, you’ll probably be needing bodywork repairs. Here, we explain your options.
Alternative Routes to the UK's Busiest Roads
11/06/2018

A bad commute can ruin even anyone's day, but we've used traffic data to make some alternative recommendations for the UK's busiest routes.
How to Drive Safely in Wet Weather
07/06/2018

Rain’s no rarity in Britain, so here’s some top tips for when you’re behind the wheel in the wet stuff
What Can I do to Improve my Cars Fuel Economy
16/01/2018

Using a Phone While Driving What are the Rules
16/01/2018

Five Things to Consider Before Buying a Convertible
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Mercedes-Benz DYNAMIC SELECT Driving Modes Explained
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What is Audi Dragon Drive
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Hire Purchase Funding Explained
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Adventure Time: How to Drive Off Road
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We all have call to head into the rough stuff every now and again – so everyone can pick up a few tips from our guide to driving off-road.
Deciding Which Finance Option Is Right For You
29/08/2017

There is much in the press at the moment about car financing, so we thought this was an ideal time to explain the different options available
How To Repair A Flat Tyre
27/06/2017

Repairing a flat tyre will ultimately mean a small outlay for the cost of a new tyre, but if you find yourself stranded at the roadside, what should you do?
The Spring Cleaning Car Checklist
17/07/2017

Follow our spring cleaning checklist and see your pride and joy return to its former glory.
What To Look Out For When Test Driving a New Car
12/06/2017

Here we look at some of the things you should be looking out for when you test drive a new car.
Electric Cars - The Myths and Misconceptions Debunked
14/08/2017

We challenge some common misconceptions of buying electric - new technology doesn't mean the driving experience is compromised.
The 10 most common MOT fails and how to avoid them
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How Best to Clean Your Cars Headlights
11/01/2018

Options for the new Countryman
23/01/2017

The new MINI Countryman is more rugged, suited to off-roading and larger than before, which allows for a more active lifestyle.
2018 VED Tax Changes - How will it affect you?
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Winter Wingers
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Optional packages for your Mini
02/07/2016

Minis are built with some of the best technologies installed, we take you through the added extras here.
What is MINI TwinPower diesel?
16/06/2016

An explanation of the MINI TwinPower diesel engine borrowed from its big brother, BMW.
Audi Quattro Explained
21/12/2015

How much do you know about the Audi Quattro system? Here's your chance to find out more...
Why Winter Is the Best Time To Buy A Convertible
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The best accessories for your Lexus RX
02/10/2015

The Lexus RX is the face of progress in the luxury crossover market and is a car engineered without compromise
Best colour options for your Land Cruiser
24/08/2015

The Toyota Land Cruiser is a great vehicle for getting you through even the stickiest situations but what is the right colour choice for you?
The best colour options for your Lexus RC F
24/08/2015

The Lexus RC F is the highest performing Lexus in the current crop and with its new, image-defining grille dominating the front end, it is a really great looking car.
The Best Colours for your XE
13/08/2015

What are the best colours for your Jaguar XE? We take you through some of the more popular choices
Keeping My Personalised Number Plate: FAQs
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Seven Steps You Can Take to Lower Your Car Insurance Premium
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Six Things To Think About When Buying Your First Car
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What Are Scrappage Schemes?
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