General Knowledge

How to vamp your car up before selling it 0

When selling your car there are many ways to ensure that you are getting the maximum for it. We take a look into how exactly you’ll be able to get the most out of your cars appeal. The better the car looks, the more attractive it will be to potential buyers. Washing and waxing the(…)

Tips for passing your driving test 2

Your driving test can be one of the most nerve racking experiences of your life. This article will give you a few tips to help ease your nerves and give you more chance of passing. In order to pass your driving test you can’t make more than 15 minor faults. One serious or dangerous fault(…)

Benefits of owning a car 0

Many dismiss the idea of owning a car, citing drawbacks such as the price of petrol, maintenance insurance, tax etc. Owning a car can make your life a lot easier and at times save you money as well as hassle.  We’ll explore how more doors are opened in people’s lives if they own a car.(…)

Disabled badge abusers set for crackdown 1

It’s perhaps a common theme throughout Britain. You arrive at a supermarket and notice many people parking in the designated disabled bays that don’t have any justification to park there. Figures state that over 2.5 million people a year need to use disabled parking spots. Fraud of these badges which results in improper use meaning(…)

125 Years of Mercedes-Benz 1

It’s scary to think that 125 years ago Mercedes-Benz were the first to apply for a patent for the world’s first automobile. We take a look at the successful German car manufacturer Mercedes-Benz for their 125th anniversary. When people think of Mercedes-Benz, they may think of their triple pointed star logo and their fantastic luxury(…)

How safe are convertible cars? 0

Convertibles look sportier, faster and more stylish. They are made the most out of during the summer months. When driving with the top down, drivers like the feel of wind blowing through their hair and the glamour that the car can symbolise. For all that fun, you may feel unsafe. Inside a normal car, you(…)

Are Insurance Companies To Blame?

Are Insurance Companies To Blame? 0

Insurance premiums have been increasing over recent years, with recent occurrences alarming to many. For this reason The House of Commons Transport Committee is to re-open up an investigation into this issue. Jack Straw (Labour’s MP for Blackburn) has been called as a witness as it is also something that he feels strongly about. His(…)

A new road sign on its way? 0

Our previous pothole article discussed how dangerous and how much they cost Britain’s motorists. The accidents caused by potholes are a lot of the time due to unawareness of their presence motorists have said. Concerns have been addressed and a campaign has been launched to raise road signs which warn people of potholes. It is(…)

Automotive jobs secured thanks to BMW and Nissan 0

What crisis? The future for the automotive industry in Britain appears to be getting a lot healthier with the new generation of BMW Mini’s and the popular Nissan Qasquai being built in the UK. Both Nissan and BMW are pouring millions into facilities and the development of each car, securing 6000 and 5000 jobs respectively.(…)

New car insurance law comes into force 0

In order to crack down on the huge number of uninsured drivers throughout the UK, a new law has been introduced. The law states that even when a car is not being driven, it must be insured. In order to avoid punishment, the car must be declared as off the road. Previously motorists had to(…)