Fuel Price & Efficiency News
Christmas is a time of parties and social engagements. It’s also a time which could have serious implications for drivers.
The AA have revealed that UK motorists are suffering a fuel price postcode lottery, with some paying up to £4.50 more than needed each time they fill up their tank.
Speed Bumps are Eco Friendly
Speed bumps, or sleeping policemen as they’re often known, have been the bane of many motorists’ lives, but thanks to advances in energy technology they can now help the environment.
A study revealed that the number of people taking out motorbike insurance has surged by nearly a quarter this year.
Cash-strapped motorists who are finding it hard to cover running costs such as car insurance, maintenance and road tax may be disappointed to find the proposed increase in fuel duty has gone ahead as planned.
Sales of electric cars could be set for an increase, as a "huge growth" in enquiries for the vehicles has been reported by a dealer.
The firm evstores has said there has been a large increase in people asking about buying its MyCar city model.
Motorbike riders could save their own life by regularly performing important safety checks, an expert has asserted.
TyreSafe and IAM have issued the joint advice as part of Bike Tyre Safety Month, which aims to remind riders of all abilities to properly maintain their vehicles.
As the credit crunch hurts our pockets and we try to stretch every pound as far as it can go, what can we do to save even more cash… maybe we need to look to women?
Drivers who are concerned about staying on top of motoring costs, such as maintenance, road tax and car insurance, may find new tips can help them control at least one of their main outgoings.