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Tips and Advice 

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.
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.
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.
Christmas Present Ideas for the Ultimate Car Lover

We have some fantastic gift ideas for the car lover in your life that will no doubt earn you a round of Santa-plause come Christmas Day.
How To Prepare Your Car For Winter: Top Tips

Read our top tips for advice on how you can fully prepare your car for winter, and easily cruise through the cold.
Car Checks Before A Long Journey

There are some essential car checks you should always carry out before a long journey. Find out what they are to ensure your car fully prepared for your trip.
How To Avoid Feeling Sleepy While Driving

Many drivers can feel sleepy while driving, especially during long trips. Read our tips to help prevent you nodding off.
Should You Buy or Lease a Car? Pros & Cons

To buy or to lease - that is the question. Check out the pros and cons of each to help you decide.
Top Tips For Buying A New Car

Where do you start in your search for a new car? If you need a helping hand, check out our top tips.
Benefits of Buying A Pre-Reg/Nearly New Car

Find out what a Pre-Reg car is and the potential savings and benefits to be made when you buy one.
Six Tips to Keep Your Car Safe and Secure

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

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

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?

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?

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

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?

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

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

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

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?

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?

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?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Using a Phone While Driving What are the Rules

Five Things to Consider Before Buying a Convertible

Mercedes-Benz DYNAMIC SELECT Driving Modes Explained

What is Audi Dragon Drive

Hire Purchase Funding Explained

Adventure Time: How to Drive Off Road

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.
How To Repair A Flat Tyre

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

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

Here we look at some of the things you should be looking out for when you test drive a new car.
The 10 most common MOT fails and how to avoid them

How Best to Clean Your Cars Headlights

Options for the new Countryman

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?

Winter Wingers

Optional packages for your Mini

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

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

How much do you know about the Audi Quattro system? Here's your chance to find out more...
Best colour options for your Land Cruiser

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

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

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

Seven Steps You Can Take to Lower Your Car Insurance Premium

Six Things To Think About When Buying Your First Car

What Are Scrappage Schemes?