Drinking and Driving Laws in the UK: The Facts

Every year, a shocking amount of UK motorists are injured or killed in accidents caused by drinking and driving. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the first roadside breath test so we’ve put together some information about the legal limit for drinking and driving in the UK, which, surprisingly, varies depending on your location […]

Important Traffic Rules and Regulations: New Driving Laws 2017

2017 has certainly been a year of change for UK drivers, with the introduction of many important traffic rules and regulations. Here is a summary of the new driving laws in 2017 which you need to be aware of to stay on the right side of the law and to avoid incurring any accidental fines […]

Prepare for winter driving with a winter car kit!

Why do you need a winter car kit? Leaves are falling from the trees, the shops are filling up with Christmas gifts and it won’t be long until the winter weather is here. Don’t get caught out this winter – Now is the time to stock up on the essentials as you prepare your winter […]

What is the UK’s most popular car colour?

With so many people relying on their car on a daily basis, it’s no wonder that our cars are often amongst our prized possessions. Buying a new car requires careful consideration, with a key set of features in mind to ensure you get the car that’s suited to you best. Within that set of features, […]

Hydrogen: The future of green cars?

At the Detroit Motor Show last month, Audi made waves in the electric car industry with the unveiling of the Audi H-Tron ‘Quattro’, a hydrogen powered car that could be a reality as near as the end of this decade. Although still in it’s concept stage currently, the model pushes the realms of electric powered […]

Winter Driving Tips Part 4: Driving Safely in Fog or Heavy Rain

Fog or heavy rain are some the most dangerous weather conditions to drive in, with accidents likely to occur if motorists are driving too close together with limited visibility and reduced control of their vehicles. In extreme weather, it is recommended that you delay your journey if it is foggy or raining heavily. However, sometimes […]

Winter Driving Tips Part 3: Starting Your Car in the Cold

The winter months can be particularly tough on your car, with many people finding themselves unable to even start their car in the cold winter mornings. The drop in temperature can have a big impact on the performance of your car’s battery, with the combined disadvantages of it needing to work more to turn the […]

Winter Driving Tips Part 2: Driving Safely in Snow or Ice

Driving in the winter can mean tackling snow and ice, which can be daunting if you’re not used to it. Follow our simple guidelines below to ensure a safe and trouble-free journey. Before you set off The most important piece of advice to remember is that if the weather forecast gives warnings of snow or […]

Winter Driving Tips Part 1: Winter Driving Checklist

Whether you have a short daily commute, or you’re planning a long journey, having a winter essentials kit in your car can keep you safe and warm should the wintry weather strike while you’re out on the road. In-car Winter Essentials Kit Ice scraper & de-icer spray There’s nothing worse than having to sit in […]

Driving home for Christmas – How to prep for a smoother journey

Driving home for Christmas may conjure up thoughts of Chris Rea’s smooth and relaxing singing voice, but in reality, with roughly 12 million people travelling across the UK to be with friends and family, your experience of driving home for Christmas is more likely to be a sitting in a sea of red taillights backing […]