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You can now buy a new limited edition Moke!

2020 MOKE

Not a lot of people know that there were more variants made of the classic Mini than any other British model. The buggy-like Mini Moke was arguably the most beloved of them all. Having proved unsuitable for the military, it ultimately achieved global popularity as a recreational and utility vehicle. …

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5 Great Performance Car Mods You Can Buy Online

In the past, it would often be difficult to find the ideal car mods for vehicles, particularly for those car lovers who lived outside of the larger cities. They would often have to order parts through catalogues and magazines and hope that the company sent them the correct parts. Fortunately, …

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Six golden rules for tackling a motoring-related complaint

Six golden rules for tackling a motoring-related complaint

Sadly, there are times when a complaint arise following a vehicle purchase, a repair, a service or after taking out a warranty agreement, The Motor Ombudsman is dedicated to the automotive sector and has these six golden rules for consumers to take into account when looking to conclude a motoring-related …

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Big brand SUV tyres at a bargain price

Kumho Crugen KL33 tyres

Product review: Kumho Crugen KL33 tyre for SUVs There are few things more stressful for owners of older cars than the annual MOT test. My anxiety was heightened this year because I bought a 4×4 in an online auction during lockdown and there’s always that nagging feeling that you’ve unknowingly …

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Essential advice for young learner drivers

Young driver

With driving lessons resuming across the UK after lockdown, many young people are feeling anxious about their return to the wheel. To aid learners, the experts at young driver insurance provider, Marmalade, have put together some simple tips on how to combat those nerves: 1) Keep in touch with your …

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Tips for Selling Your First Car Privately

For some people finally saying goodbye and selling your first car can be as daunting as buying your first car. However, this doesn’t need to be the case, and remember most motorists will have to do it one time or another. It used to be hassle to sell your car, …

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‘Loosen up and speak more freely’ in a car

Couple-in-a-car-Zipcar-UK

New research has revealed that more than three-quarters of Brits have their deepest and most meaningful conversations in cars. A survey commissioned by the UK’s largest car-sharing club, Zipcar UK, indicated that we feel most comfortable having meaningful conversations in cars because there are no distractions (29%), there is nowhere …

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Millions of hours lost finding parked cars

Crowded-car-park-Skoda-UK

British motorists spend more than five-and-a-half million hours each year searching for their parked cars, claims new research. The survey of 2,000 drivers by Skoda UK revealed that 52 per cent of all motorists were temporarily unable to find their parked car, ‘losing’ it at least once every year. A …

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Do you take a spare car key on holiday?

Toyota-spare-car-keys

New research has revealed that 40% of UK drivers never take a spare car key with them when on a driving holiday. A lost car key means a lot of unwanted holiday hassle, yet the Toyota survey of 1,000 drivers showed that 19% admit that they’ve misplaced or lost their …

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