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Things to consider when choosing a car dealership

Buying a new Hyundai

  As consumers, we’re spoilt for choice when it comes to buying a car. For every person who wants to get a brand new vehicle, there are at least three different dealerships within a mile of each other. This makes picking the right one for your needs sometimes a bit …

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Should Audi and BMW Join Formula One?

Formula One has been dominated by two teams for the past eight years, with Red Bull and Mercedes enjoying a monopoly of the Drivers and Constructors’ Championship. Since 2010, only three drivers have managed to claim the crown, with Sebastian Vettel reeling off four wins on the bounce. Lewis Hamilton …

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Save ‘dough’ on your next pizza with Dacia

Dacia celebrates with Deliveroo pizza offer

Budget brand Dacia is celebrating five years since it launched in the UK with a tasty £10-off takeaway pizza offer. Dacia reckons it has saved its customers an incredible £1.5 billion (or £13,100 each) when comparing the average cost of a new car with the cost of all Dacias sold …

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Do you know how to change a tyre?

Changing a wheel

Almost three quarters of millennials admit they have no idea how to change a tyre, a study has found. A poll of 2,000 drivers revealed that while more than four in 10 of those aged 36 and above could confidently change a wheel at the side of the road, just …

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Ford’s drive for mental health support

Ford's mental health campaign

Ford has launched a nationwide awareness campaign to “break the silence on mental health”. Mental health problems affect around one in four people, and young men are particularly vulnerable. Only a third of men (34%) talk openly about their feelings, while just under one third (31%) are too embarrassed to …

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Unique electric classic Mini revealed

One-off 100% electric classic Mini

BMW-owned MINI has gone back to the future, unveiling a one-off electric version of the iconic Mini. The classic Mini is the world’s most recognisable city car, with more than five million sold between 1959 and 2000. Now engineers at the Oxford-based manufacturer have transported a classic model into the …

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Volvo XC60 crowned World Car of the Year 2018

Volvo XC60

The Volvo XC60 has been named World Car of the Year 2018 at the New York Auto Show, adding another accolade to the Swedish car maker’s growing list. In March, the XC60’s smaller sibling, the new Volvo XC40 compact SUV, was named European Car of the Year for 2018. The …

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Financing a car infographic

Financing a car HSBC

A car is an important part of our everyday lives, it helps us to get around, to travel to work, shop and take our children to school. However, cars can be expensive, particularly if you are looking for one to invest in for the long term. There is a good …

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Jaguar unleashes 176mph F-Pace SVR

Jaguar F-Pace

Jaguar has taken the wraps off the fastest and most powerful version yet of its F-Pace sports utility vehicle. The winner of the 2017 World Car of the Year and World Car Design of the Year has been re-engineered by Jaguar Land Rover’s Special Vehicle Operations (SVO). Powered by a …

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Parents putting their own kids’ lives at risk

Keeping children safe in the car

Many mums and dads are cutting corners on safety when driving with their kids, according to a new study. The research of 2,000 parents found 34 per cent have allowed their children to travel WITHOUT a suitable child restraint. And around 37 per cent have driven with someone else’s child as …

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