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The fuel tax debate 0

Vince Cable has dampened hope of motorists across the country by telling them not to expect a cut in fuel tax. MP’s have demanded that the planned fuel duty increase next January is cancelled. The motion has since been passed without a vote, as MP’s were determined to see the already high fuel duty tax(…)

Speed Cameras making £3.1 million a year 0

Official statistics released recently show that the top 10 speed cameras in the UK make £3.1 million a year. Everytime someone is typically caught speeding, a £60 fine must be issued along with three points being issued to their license. The statistics were obtained by the The Sun through the Freedom of Information Act 2000.(…)

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(…)

Save money with these car repairs before it’s too late 0

We all know repairs are expensive and hard to deal with. You may end up paying more when certain repairs are not seen in time.  Check out our list of various repairs that will save you money in the future. Engine oil Your engine gets severely damaged when it doesn’t have enough oil to feed(…)

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(…)

Action on petrol price rise 1

With the price of crude oil dropping, many of Britain’s motorists are wondering why the price of petrol seems to be constantly on the rise. The prices at the pumps are continually on the rise which is increasingly frustrating motorists.  There is a common feeling around the UK that everyone is getting ripped off. In(…)

Good 4 Tyres 0

Every motorist’s tyres need inspecting fairly regularly. Tyres will of course wear down naturally with time and certain driving habits, such as aggressive driving and harsh braking. Checking tyres for wear and tear is essential for drivers and passenger’s safety and it is also against the law not to comply with the specified tread depths.(…)

A few pointers for buying a second hand car 0

No matter what the price range or type of car or whether it’s from a dealer or being sold privately there are always important consideration points when buying a second hand car. First it’s a good idea for motorists to carry out your own research to discover exactly the car you really want. It’s good(…)

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(…)

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,(…)