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Drivers warned over illegal overtaking
Car Insurance
Monday 31st December 2018

A road safety charity has warned motorists that reckless overtaking can lead to a fine and points on your driving licence.

The RAC, reports:

Dangerous overtaking could lead to penalty

All Government-funded EV charge points to be smart
Car Insurance
Friday 28th December 2018

The Government has announced that all new electric vehicle charging points must be smart in an attempt to encourage off-peak charging.

Tristan Shale-Hester, Auto Express, reports:

All Government-funded electric vehicle

British motorists racked up £4.2million in fines for parking in disabled bays
Car Insurance
Wednesday 26th December 2018

New figures have revealed that local councils have collected over £4million from fines handed to motorists misusing disabled parking spaces.

Rob Hull, This Is Money, reports:

Almost 100,000 motorists received

Over a million cars fail MoT for ‘Dangerous’ defects
Car Insurance
Monday 24th December 2018

Since May of this year, almost a third of all cars which underwent an MOT failed due to dangerous faults, after new regulations came into effect.

Hugo Griffiths, Auto Express,

Southwell legend General Tufto ahead of his 126th and final appearance at the Nottinghamshire track.
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Friday 21st December 2018
A local hero brought down the curtain on a distinguished career on the All-Weather this week while a promising young jockey rode five winners in just 24 hours.
 
GENERAL
Drivers travelled a record number of miles in the UK in 2017
Car Insurance
Friday 21st December 2018

Government data has shown a three per cent decrease in greenhouse gases emitted by cars since 1990, despite motorists driving over 300billion miles last year.

Tristan Shale-Hester, Auto Express, reports:

Cost of Failure: Brits spend £325 to fix their car after it fails an MOT test
Car Insurance
Wednesday 19th December 2018

New figures have revealed that motorists in the UK pay over £300 on average if their car fails its MOT.

Elisha Thakorlal, The Sun, reports:

BRITS spend an average of

Robert Winston returns to the winner’s enclosure at Newcastle on Fast Track Qualifier winner Stargazer.
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Monday 17th December 2018
Northern trainer Philip Kirby is dreaming of glory in the Marathon Final on Good Friday while Godolphin unveiled another smart prospect at Chelmsford City.
 
STARGAZER IMPRESSES IN NEWCASTLE FAST
All new cars could be fitted with black boxes to log speed and systems under EU proposals
Car Insurance
Monday 17th December 2018

Proposals put forward by the European Council could see newly manufactured cars fitted with safety technology before they’ve left the production line.

Rob Hull, This Is Money, reports:

Motorists could