Driving in heavy traffic this Christmas

As lockdown comes to a hiatus over Christmas, there is bound to be a lot of drivers rushing out to see loved ones dotted around the UK. The Government has allowed us to come together for a short time window over the festive period, which is likely to cause a huge bottleneck on motorways at certain times. Before you rush out in eagerness to see your family and friends, i...

Selling your car in a pandemic

Life has been anything but normal in 2020 and lots of plans for the year have been shelved due to the impact of Covid-19. As the economy ground to halt over the course of the year car dealerships up and down the UK had to shut their doors. But the new and used car markets are nothing if not resilient. Immediately, they were finding ways to keep trading in cars safely an...

Used car sales bounce back in the pandemic

The 2020 Covid-19 pandemic has changed not just how we live our lives but also our shopping habits. Things we would have previously not considered important are now at the top of our wanted list, as lockdown life takes effect on how we spend our spare time. The used car market was not exempt from this turmoil as showrooms closed across the UK. This curbed sales overnigh...

Dash Cams

How would you rate your driving skills? Many people would actually say their driving is very good, so why are there so many accidents in the UK? If you don’t break the law when behind the wheel, you probably see your driving as almost perfect. You don’t run red lights, use your mobile, or even speed.

Yet the chances are you’ve been involved in a collision of some sort; after all th...

Most Expensive Parking Spaces

Most Expensive Car Parking Spaces In Britain

In February 2014, the most expensive parking space in the United Kingdom was sold for £400,000. This underground parking space in London near the Royal Albert Hall can only fit two cars yet it costs more than twice the average rate for a house in Britain; which as of September 2014 is £188,374.

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Where unsold cars go to die

The amount of consumers who purchase new cars has declined drastically in recent years. This is due to the fact that used cars can be purchased for a significantly reduced rate as opposed to expensive new vehicles.

However, despite this decrease in sales, many automotive manufacturers continue to produce new cars. Unfortunately, this has created a global problem wherein there are n...

What to look for in a used car

We’ve discussed in more detail specific things you should consider when buying a used car if you’re a younger driver, an older motorist or need a family vehicle. But there are certain things that any and every motorist should think about when it comes to choosing the perfect pre-owned model. Value and reliability When you’re choosing a used car, it’s often a good idea to cons...

Security checks

Security checks are really important when you’re buying a used car. Taking the time to verify that the vehicle comes from where the seller says it does and that the documentation matches the details of the car not only gives you peace of mind, it also saves a lot of potential trouble further down the line. Here are a few checks you can make before you agree to purchase a pre-owned car.

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Used car advice for elderly people

When buying a used car, you want to be sure that the model you pick is right for your needs and completely dependable. There are several things you can consider when it comes to choosing the ideal model. Age and reliability The last thing you need is for your car to be going wrong all the time. It’s therefore a good idea to choose a vehicle that isn’t too old, around three to...

Used car advice for young people

Buying your first car is an exciting experience – there’s a new sense of freedom as well as the inevitable pride in your vehicle, no matter how old it is. It’s a process that you should take your time over to ensure you get the best possible model for your money. We’ve got some tips to help you pick the ideal option. The bigger picture When you’re buying your first car, it’s ...