Takata, the Japanese airbag maker, has revealed that over 34 million cars have defective airbags installed; causing safety concerns, and the biggest recall in US automotive history. Regulators have said that Takata have still not found the cause of the defected airbags.
Now that tax discs are abolished, some are forgetting to renew their car tax. Schoolboy Harvey Millington, aged 13, decided this was the opportunity to start a business selling tax disc reminders that fit into your old tax disc holder. So far the venture has been a great success!
Petrol prices have risen to a six-month high. While the price at the pump isn't anywhere near the dizzy heights of 2014, fluctuations like this can put an extra burden back on the motorist that many could do without.
The Daily Mail reported:
The first three months of 2015 have seen new van sales hit a record high, but figures have shown that half the vans on our roads are unsafe to drive.
Motorists have been informed that a £20 fine will be presented to them if they are sat in a stationary car with the engine running. From 1st of May the new penalty will come into force in two trial boroughs of London, and as you can imagine the majority are against the new fines.
If more UK drivers decide to buy an electric car then the country could save billions in fuel costs. While it requires a massive investment in infrastructure by the Government, the added health benefits and costs cut could be a big incentive.
Be Wiser Insurance is offering you the rare opportunity to win tickets to the 2015 British Superbike Championship. Be Wiser Kawasaki welcomed the talents of Tommy Hill this year.
The Certificate in Insurance CII Qualification can take up to a year to obtain. Working in conjunction with the Chartered Insurance Institute, Wiser Academy has created an intensive course that enables candidates to become qualified in just 12 days.