Young drivers forced off road by cost of motoring 0

New research has revealed that many young drivers are being forced off the road by the spiralling cost of driving in the UK.  An estimated 4.5 million motorists haven’t been behind the wheel of a car for over a year, with a third of these blaming the cost. One million say they have not driven(…)

Common Autumn breakdown reasons 0

Alas, we’re now well into the year’s second highest breakdown season. Not quite as brutal on our cars as winter obviously, but this is the season when our motors really start to feel the pinch as the temperatures plummet and the roads become more unforgiving. Here are the most common reasons why cars break down(…)

Don’t get left in the dark this autumn! 0

The inescapable truth is that most of us are going to be doing a lot of driving in the dark over the next few months. Grim and gloomy commutes become part and parcel of life till we emerge into spring next April. That feels a long time off… So, when you’re motoring in the dark,(…)

Five essential autumn driving tips 0

Autumn…sigh, it has to happen each year sadly. Summer now seems a long distant memory, and in the not too distant future, clocks will be going back; evenings will be darker a lot earlier. It’ll be getting a lot colder too, especially overnight and first thing in the mornings as millions of us get in(…)

What are the Liverpool players driving? 0

To demonstrate Servicing Stop’s complete and total impartiality with regards to tonight’s game; we’re now going to focus on the Liverpool players and the cars that they drive. Like most leading Premiership clubs, Liverpool has seen its fair share of swanky motors pass through the gates of Liverpool’s training complex at Melwood. Here’s a few(…)

What are the Man United players driving? 0

It’s well documented how much money footballers make, and if you’ve got to the stage of your career where you’re playing for Manchester United – long established as one of the world’s top three richest football clubs – you’ve probably got more than most of your contemporaries. So, when you can afford to buy any(…)

London: Old cars to face additional £10 ‘pollution charge’ 0

Under new legislation proposed by London Mayor Sadiq Khan, owners of older, more polluting cars could face an additional £10 fee – on top of the existing charge – for entering the congestion zone. City Hall hopes to have the new surcharge up and running by October 2017. The plans were formally released for consultation(…)

London Parking Tips 0

One of the worst aspects of being a motorist in London is the horrors involved with parking. If you’re in any way unfamiliar with the city, the entire experience can be an overwhelming nightmare. It’s not impossible to find a space, but they will always be a highly prized commodity. Here are some tips to(…)

London driving tips 0

For some, the idea of driving in the capital is one they would consider similar to walking over hot coals, or listening to someone scraping their fingers down a blackboard repeatedly. But with a degree of preparation the whole experience doesn’t have to be so unremittingly awful. Yes, there are nearly nine million people trying(…)

Fined £110 for parking in their own driveway 0

Living in London is notoriously expensive, but now residents of the outer lying suburb of Surbiton are being charged for parking in their own driveways. A stand-off has ensued with the local council, after people living on one particular street were repeatedly fined £110 each day for leaving their cars parked on their own property.(…)