How to prepare your car for the summer 0

For the glorious and at times rare sunshine that Britain has to offer, this can bring about an uncomfortable drive. The uncomforting feel inside a car during the summer can be down the blistering heat, with temperatures inside a car being able to reach 40 degrees! There are measures that could be taken in order(…)

How to cope with traffic jams? 0

Sitting through a traffic jam can feel like complete agony to many British motorists. The stress caused is typical for drivers every morning when they carry out their normal routines like going to work or going on the school run. Motorists then go through it again when returning home on the same journey. No matter(…)

What has happened to Toyota after the tsunami in Japan? 0

Recently there was a devastating tsunami in Japan that lost 350 lives, destroyed buildings and also many cars. Measured at  7.3 magnitude on the Richter Scale over 2 months ago the disaster struck and just recently another earthquake hit the same region of the northeast coast. With the car industry being severely affected from the(…)

Is the Roadster market about to be blown wide open? 1

Many roadsters are already currently on the market and they certainly do have plenty of takers. The huge fan base around the world is certain to be happy at the news that the Volkswagen group consisting of Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche will be releasing three new roadsters. The three will be similar in some mechanical(…)

Is the classic MG Metro making a comeback? 1

Since news of MG’s revival with the release of the MG6, news has been circulating about another car in the pipeline. The MG3, which looks like it will be based on a old “Metro” has been developed in the Longbridge factory and looks set for release in 2011 ( although release in the UK hasn’t(…)

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(…)

Just passed your driving test? 0

Sitting behind the wheel of your car after passing your test can be an exciting and daunting experience.  Some new drivers are naturally confident where as others will naturally display signs of nervous. In both instances it is important to follow specific guidelines, not necessarily rules which will improve your confidence, knowledge, typical habits and(…)

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(…)