To give you some of its top tips on travelling by car in Europe, we’ve teamed up with car dealers, Lookers which specialize in new and old cars.
Europe roads are very different to other countries in the UK, therefore you must be very cautious and plan your journey in advance. This will enable you to be familiar with your surroundings, regardless of how different it may be.What travel documents will be needed?
You might want to carry proof of insurance with you, especially when it comes to crossing different borders around Europe. You’ll always be able to ask for further information [...]
Receiving a speeding ticket in California can be costly, in more ways than one. You may be required to pay a fine and, depending on the circumstances, even have your license suspended. A San Diego traffic lawyer can help, but it’s a good idea to familiarize yourself with some speeding ticket facts before you make your next move.Speeding is the #1 type of traffic violation in California. Having a record of speeding tickets can cause your car insurance premium to increase. Naturally, a driver who is disinclined to follow the law is more likely to cause an accident. Your insurance company is likely to view you as a [...]
Planning for a long road trip with your family? Sounds great if you’ve got a well-kept ride that can make your journey memorable and more exciting. A big road trip can pose some challenges while you’re on the go, so you need to make sure your car is mechanically fit and all geared up for a seamless driving experience. Take a look at the following utility tips below to get your vehicle ready to hit the road.
Have your Car Inspected The first thing to do is to take your vehicle for a thorough checkup at the nearest auto shop for service and have an experienced mechanic take a good look at it. This auto checkup is [...]
No matter how much superb a new thing may be, it continues losing its efficiency as it keeps on getting worn and torn due to being used regularly. Same is the case with ATV parts which need quick replacement when worn out. But this is not always very easy to replace the used ATV parts. Sometimes, one bad-buy can spoil the whole game and the buyer gets entangled in a fix. Moreover, it is not always necessary to replace a used part with a new one because it may prove very costly at times. It is, therefore, very wise to buy cheap ATV parts to replace the old ones. Here are a few words of guidance in this regard so that you may be saved from a lot of [...]
The electric vehicle market is performing better than ever before, averaging over 4,000 new registrations per month in 2017. Considering only 3,500 electric vehicles were registered in the entire year of 2013, the industry has witnessed significant growth over the past few years – with the popularity growth attributed to the developments in the industry that are slowly but surely overcoming the initial setbacks of electric vehicles.
The UK are working hard to provide more charging points across the country, whilst manufacturers work to improve battery life and mileage range. Nissan have recently launched their new [...]
There’s nothing more stressful than being stuck in traffic, especially when you’ve got to be somewhere in a hurry. Fortunately, the motoring world appears to share this concern, as evident by the technology that is being designed and launched, to try and combat moments of gridlock on the nation’s roads.
We might be able to avoid this situation completely in relation to the traffic on our roads.Here, used van specialist Van Monster has analysed developments which we currently or are soon to have in place in the city or on motorways which function to reduce the time drivers are caught up in traffic jams:Your [...]
As of early 2018, the government have announced that learner drivers will now be able to take driving lessons on the motorway when accompanied by a qualified driving instructor, in a dual-controlled car. Join Grange, Land Rover specialists as they discuss. The rule change, although approved, has raised concern amongst some drivers who fear that learner drivers are too inexperienced to drive on the UK’s fastest and busiest roads – and some driving instructors have aired their concerns over safety.
However, Jasmine Halstead, head of learning and development for British School of Motoring, said [...]
When your vehicle is acting up or has need of a little extra tender loving care, sometimes it’s best to resolve the issue yourself. Not only does this save time, it can really benefit your wallet as well. Let’s look over some car troubles that you can handle without being an experienced mechanic.
Engine Air Filter
Neglecting to change a dirty and clogged engine air filter will cost you a fortune in wasted gas. Inspect your filter first, and see how it looks. If it’s completely overrun with dirt and dust, you better get that thing replaced.
What’s the current state of the electric car industry? Once a novelty and now key to solving the world’s fuel and environmental problems, it seems that we all suddenly know an electric car driver. Of course, electrical vehicles (EVs) are much better for the environment than petrol and diesel motors because of the significant decrease in CO2 emissions. But, are sales really growing that much and what issues lie ahead?
To tackle the task of exploring EVs in the UK and other countries, we’ve teamed up with VW dealer, Vindis Group, to see what the future holds for the electric car.