Monday 10th February 2020
To some, the difference between a service and an MOT may be fairly obvious, however many do not really know the key difference. As well as confusing an MOT for a service and vice versa, there are also a lot of misconceptions about what it means to have an MOT or a service carried out on your car. In this article, we will look at the importance of vehicle maintenance and the validity of your insurance without an MOT.
Tuesday 21st January 2020
As a defensive driver, you can avoid crashes and help lower your risk of accidents behind the wheel. You can't control the actions of other drivers, but do you have control over how you operate your vehicle? In this article we explain how defensive driving can keep you safe on the road, with tips for practising it, including how to better concentrate, create a safe space between yourself and other drivers, and to not be too trusting that other people won’t make mistakes.
Tuesday 26th November 2019
Over the last decade there has been an increase in the legislation to increase the level of safety on our roads. The introduction of smartphones, and their subsequent importance in our day to day lives, has become another dangerous distraction and influences our driving behaviour.
Tuesday 22nd October 2019
Car insurance is a legal requirement for all motorists who are driving on UK roads and it is their responsibility to find suitable insurance cover. As policies draw to a close, the all-important renewal period approaches when motorists can decide whether to stay with their current insurer or search for a new one.
Tuesday 10th September 2019
It is well documented today that the use of fossil fuels is causing serious damage to our climate. The fact that our vehicles rely on this type of fuel to function has meant that a lot of pressure has been heaped onto the car manufacturing industry in an attempt to curb the amount of pollutants being produced by burning fossil fuels.
Tuesday 20th August 2019
Electric vehicles are quickly becoming a popular choice for drivers who have a daily reliance on their car or van. This relatively new form of alternative energy has the advantage of having reduced levels of CO2 emissions.
Friday 31st May 2019
There are many financial difficulties that come with being a student, with most scraping through with their loan to get from term to term. If you plan to take your car with you to university, then insuring it will be another expense to add to this list.
Learning To Drive
Tuesday 16th April 2019
The Government has discussed bringing the UK’s licensing system into line with other countries around the world by introducing a Gradual Driving Licence (GDL).