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Using your mobile phone as a passenger could hold the same punishment as when driving
Car Insurance
Friday 30th August 2019
Many drivers do not know that texting from the passenger seat, as a supervisor to a learner driver, could cost you six penalty points on your licence and a hefty fine.
Overtaking could cost you your licence
Car Insurance
Wednesday 28th August 2019
Government figures have shown that by breaking the speed limit when overtaking, UK drivers are risking their licences.
UK Government announces double funding for Electric Vehicle charging point
Car Insurance
Monday 26th August 2019
Government funding is set to go towards on-street electric vehicle charging, for those who do not have anywhere to charge their vehicle at home.
Over sixty percent of Britons admit to eating junk food whilst driving
Car Insurance
Friday 23rd August 2019
According to research from Seat, over half of UK drivers eat junk food behind the wheel. The importance behind this is whether the sugar crash after the burst of alertness may negatively affect concentration and therefore safety of drivers.
Hanging fluffy dice or an air freshener from your mirror could cost you £1,000 and 3 points on your license
Car Insurance
Wednesday 21st August 2019
Police have warned that hanging anything from the rear-view mirror that obstructs the driver’s view of the road could land you with a fine and points on your licence.
MPs look to ban hands-free mobiles when driving
Car Insurance
Monday 19th August 2019
The House of Commons’ Transport Select Committee are in talks on banning making hands-free calls while driving, as well as recommending tougher penalties for those using a handheld mobile.
Josh Brookes: “I’ve had two great races this weekend and whilst at Thruxton I didn’t feel like I was riding on top form, here I did and properly showed what I can do."
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Sunday 18th August 2019
A victory and a second place finish in round eight of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship at Cadwell Park this afternoon saw Be Wiser Ducati’s Josh Brookes not only claim the ‘King of the Mountain’ title, but also seal his place as a Title Fighter in the series deciding Showdown.
Scott Redding: “Cadwell’s definitely one of the more tricky and challenging circuits to come to so I’ve had a lot to take on board and a lot to take in."
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Saturday 17th August 2019
The Be Wiser Ducati Panigale V4 R of Josh Brookes will line up in pole position for tomorrow’s opening race at round eight of the British Superbike Championship at Cadwell Park after a superb lap during this afternoon’s Datatag Extreme Qualifying session.
Convictions for mobile phone use could change after new ruling
Car Insurance
Friday 16th August 2019
The interpretation of laws banning motorists from using their mobile phone behind the wheel has changed, after a conviction was overturned by the High Court.