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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...

First-Time Car Buyer Guide

A Brief Guide for a First-Time Car Buyer For a first-time buyer, the prospect of buying a car can be daunting. With so much choice on the market and many finance options to choose...