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The best cars for Winter

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Winter driving, it can be a testing experience. The dark, bitter, cold and often wet conditions can make for a turbulent drive, not to mention the struggle that motorists are faced with then the snow and ice start to coat our roads. Whilst the Winters of the UK is relatively tame in comparison to our European neighbours, we still seem to find ourselves in all sort of weather-related driving predicaments. Continue reading

Preparing your car for the colder months

jeffrey-wegrzyn-259697As we head into the colder months, we naturally start to prepare ourselves, our bodies and our homes to embrace the drop in temperature and face the cold with a hardened attitude. The gloves come out and the fire gets lit. They say that you can never be too prepared and this is all too true when it comes to prepping your motor for the months of minus temperatures. Continue reading

Autumnal drives across the UK

ilya-ilyukhin-128033With the passion for travel and new cultural experiences, the vast majority of residents in the UK tend to snuff their own back garden for far more exotic destinations when going on holiday comes to mind, but with the recent vote that made Scotland officially the world’s most beautiful country and England coming in at number 7, it’s time to reconsider your next mini break.

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Electric cars; what to buy?

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The extraordinary news that came this Summer and somewhat, distressing to car lovers nationwide, is, of course, the government’s plans to ban the sale of petrol and diesel cars by 2040, which to many may seem light years away, but at the time of this article is in fact only 23 years away. Therefore, we are expecting to see an increase from all major car brands to produce the best and most affordable electric cars in the years to come. With biofuels and zero-emissions technologies to become the norm in the motoring world, we are looking forward to the futuristic models to arrive in the next twenty years. Continue reading

Your guide to Silverstone Classic

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The world’s biggest classic motor racing festival is here once again; a weekend packed full of incredible shows, world famous racing circuits and historic motor racing, featuring more than 10,000 classic cars over the weekend, including live music, air displays and a shopping village. Of course, like Goodwood Festival of Speed, it’s impossible to catch everything over the weekend and you’ll inevitably be missing out on something… so, we’ve rounded up the best bits of the weekend for you, so you can enjoy yourself to the fullest. Continue reading

Newly released cars for under £10,000

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When weighing up your options of new vs used cars, your budget is the most integral part of the decision-making process. The second argument to come up is; would it be better to spend your budget on a more upmarket, yet second-hand car or, brand new and slightly less reputable. As the new car market grows to be more and more competitive by the year, carmakers are racing to produce the best car to compete in this low price bracket market. Below, we explore the best cars on offer, that have been released this year and come under £10,000; you can now have that ‘new car smell’ without breaking the bank.

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All you need to know for Goodwood festival of speed

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From Thursday 29th June – 2nd July, the famous annual Goodwood Festival of Speed will take place. A place where all motoring enthusiasts from across the globe flock to for a motor fuelled weekend of fun. Now, of course, with such a big event, comes the responsibility of getting organised to ensure that you witness the more spectacular events across the weekend. Continue reading

The best gifts for your car mad dad

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With Father’s day around the corner, it seems only right that we would put forward a list of some of the best gifts on offer this year for you to treat your dad to. Of course, it’s not always about the gift, but it certainly does add a nice gesture to the day of thanks! We’ve rounded up the best for the ‘car mad’ dad alongside some original gifts that will leave a smile on his face all day. Continue reading