For most of us, updating our car on a yearly basis is impractical – not to mention out of budget. With a variety of brand new in-car technology on the market though, keeping our old vehicles can leave us more than a little envious. Luckily, there are a number of ways that you can bring your old vehicle straight into 2019. Here, we’ve teamed up with Motorparks, who offer a range of vehicles including the Focus St Estate, to find out more..
1. Parking sensors – For tricky parking situations
Parking can be tricky at times, even for experienced drivers. For instance, a survey that was [...]
Get behind the wheel of a car in the UK and you’ll have quite a few driving laws to abide to. Drive in another country though and you’ll also have to make yourself aware of their own rules of the road. This poses the question; should some road laws only used in foreign countries currently be introduced across the UK? Vindis, a VW dealer, aims to find out..Should Brits be fined due to bouts of road rage?
This road law is enforced in: Cyprus
A large fine could be the result of you giving another driver a rude gesture with your hands or waving a fist at them in anger when [...]
Advertising is such an important tool to a business. If you make a hit commercial, you’ve pretty much won! Research has found that television advertising is responsible for 71% of advertising-generated profit. It can even provide a four-fold increase on your investment over three years. The likes of online videos have helped this, with motion content becoming four times more effective since 1996.
So, is it really any wonder that companies try to bend over backwards in a bid to engrain their product on the minds of the public? Whether it’s the Honey Monster munching away on Sugar Puffs, a belly that’s ‘gonna get ya’ [...]
We’re currently seeing technology advancing over the years and at a rapid speed, especially within vehicles. We’ve recently been introduced to driverless innovations, surround sound, heated seats and even self-parking vehicles. However, vintage cars can never be beaten for many people, as they’re designed differently, their flowing lines and curves are unlike the cars that you see today. Driving them alone, is completely different too, they require more manual work from the driver, which is why they’re favoured. Working with Acorn Stairlifts, Global stairlift retailer, we take a closer look at classic cars from around the globe…Ford Mustang
The average size of our cars is increasing. With every car redesign, the models are growing. This can be noticed in the MINI. No longer does the car resemble its name, with a three-door MINI hatchback currently in the region of 800 mm longer than the original design which took to the road in 1959.Another example is the Honda Civic. It is currently standing at 819 mm longer and 560 mm wider than the original product released in 1973. There is obviously a number of reasons why our automobiles are getting bigger. Here, we look at some of the main points:Finance
Finance could be a key reason. With so many finance deals [...]
If you are looking forward to purchase a car it is important that you see the features and accessories it offers. These features and accessories are the key factors that influence your decision to buy a particular car. However, there is one important feature that needs close attention i.e. resale value.
What is resale value?
Whether you buy a new car or a used one, resale value can be a game changer for you. Resale value is price, which you get when you sell the car after using it for a few years. The resale value of a car is dependent on the depreciation and as the [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]