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What drives British motorists mad?

New survey shows what really drives British motorists mad Driving, it can be the best of times or the worst of times, but in this modern age of congestion and bad drivers it is...

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Lexus Success Story

The Reasons for Lexus’ Growing Success and Popularity In recent times, Lexus has become Japan’s largest-selling make of premium cars and established themselves as pioneers in the luxury car sector. The luxury vehicle division...

Just Where Are The Best Deals on Wheels?

When looking to buy a car there is certainly no shortage of choice. The UK has over 4,900 franchised dealers plus many more generalists. Car auctions, internet sites and private ads offer even more...

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Valuing Your Car

Selling Your Car? Here’s How to Get the Best Idea of What It’s Worth. If you’re in the market to sell off your old car you have a few different options when it comes...

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Used Car Buying Checklist

Buying a car used can be a great way to get more for your money, but it can also be a great way to get ripped off if you don’t know how to sort...

Tools for Car Repair

5 Items Every Garage Needs in 2017

Every motorist should have a garage that is properly equipped. You do not need to be a mechanic to fix every problem that you encounter, and thanks to some excellent tools and equipment, anybody...

Is Ford RS Coming for the Fiesta?

Fiesta to get a Hot Hatch Makeover?

The automotive industry was stunned when the new Ford Focus RS was unleashed in 2016, as the impressive compact car packed a serious punch and delivered excellent statistics. The 345bhp four-wheel drive hot hatchback...

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Rent a Supercar

Have you ever dreamed of driving a Lamborghini or Ferrari? Well now you can, and not just for a few laps around a track. With specialist supercar hire firms you can rent out a supercar...