Dangers of not wearing seat belt 0

Wearing your seat belt is the single most effective life saver whilst in a car it can be argued. Many motorists and passengers don’t wear them as they assume that they won’t be involved in an accident over a short journey. Not wearing your seatbelt can be potentially life threatening. It’s vital all motorists and(…)

How to avoid road rage? 1

Road rage has been a serious problem for many years throughout Britain. It’s something that can and needs to be avoided at all costs. There is absolutely no reason for it and it just causes trouble and can lead up to things such as injuries, a criminal record or even death. But what can cause(…)

New drivers and penalty points 0

It has now become common knowledge that new drivers can’t afford to clock up 6 points within the first two years of them passing their driving test. Why? Because they risk becoming a learner driver all over again. That means taking both their theory and practical test all over again as well as having to(…)

Toyota takes the top spot from BMW in global car brands survey 0

The 2011 BrandZ survey by  global research agency Millward Brown has seen Toyota positioned as the world’s most valuable car brand, claiming the title from last years winner BMW. After Toyota in first place and BMW in second, Mercedes, Honda and Porsche filled the top five, with  Nissan, VW, Ford, Audi and Lexus taking out(…)

Few simple ways to avoid paying parking fines 1

It’s very frustrating when you park your car and return to see a parking ticket on it. Many drivers pay this without even realising that they could indeed fight the ticket and avoid the charge. An estimated 8 million penalty charge notices are issued each year. This is an enormous amount, with very little of(…)

New speed limits 0

The speed limits on Britain’s roads haven’t changed but the guidelines have. What does that mean? Well if motorists are caught driving over the speed limits then the punishment rules come under a different framework. Police Forces who decide to sign up are indeed allowed to enforce their own limits but these new guidelines have(…)

Is this an end to Saab’s troubles? 0

Troubled Swedish company Saab Automobile signed a tentative financing and import deal today with largest car distributor in China. Saab’s parent, the Dutch sports car maker Spyker Cars, and Pang Da Automobile Trade, signed the memorandum of understanding in Beijing. Saab, one of Sweden’s biggest car producers has had dramatic and some unexpected changes in(…)

Truth about BMW M6 CSL release 0

BMW announced years ago that a new M6 CSL was to be made and due to be released by 2010. The car was indeed built, but BMW announced the axe of the M6 CSL project due to “business reasons”. It appears that executives just didn’t see reasons to justify the car being put into production,(…)

Follow safe driving practices to avoid mishaps 0

Nearly all motorists on a daily basis are guilty of certain driving habits can potentially lead to crashes, near misses or even fatalities. Some of these bad driving habits are not even considered as mistakes by many drivers as it comes to them as their second nature. Adjusting all the side mirrors and rear view(…)

How to cut fuel spend? 0

You may notice your petrol gauge going down rapidly, some days quicker than others. Drivers may wonder why that is and how to indeed be more fuel efficient. With petrol prices continually on the increase, many drivers are desperate to lower their petrol bill. There’s nothing we can do about the high inflated petrol prices,(…)