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9 Things to Look For When Choosing A Driving School


Choosing a driving school can seem complicated as you want a school that will offer you the best value for your money and time. While most driving schools will do the job well, each school might target specific audiences and support their specific set of services which might not work for you individually. You want […]

Published on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 10:14 by
Categories: Articles

3 Reasons NOT to buy an Evoque (but to lease one instead)


Depreciation is the number one factor when it comes to leasing a car; a car’s predicted rate of depreciation will decide your monthly repayment figure as well as the mileage figure you’ll be expected to adhere to.

Published on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 4:59 by
Categories: Range Rover

How to Boost the Power of Your Vehicle with a Tuning Chip


The performance of your vehicle depends on the torque, engine power, throttle control, tire pressure, spark timing and many other factors. A large majority of people depend on routine vehicle maintenance to maximise its performance however, there’s more to it.

Published on Friday, June 16, 2017 at 4:33 by
Categories: Articles, Tuning
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BMW X4 xDrive35i Turbo Performance Parts Upgrades


This blog hasn’t beamed out much enthusiasm in the past regarding the BMW X4. The last mention was to acknowledge regarding BMW finally making the X4 look decent. In that post, the X4 of years’ past was described as looking like a baby hippo stepped on by its own mother not to mention lacking adequate […]

Published on Friday, June 9, 2017 at 7:34 by
Categories: Bmw

Things to Check on Your Car Before Making a Long Trip


Even if you have had years of experience driving on the road, long trips can be daunting. Whether it’s because you’re unfamiliar with your surroundings or because you’re putting trust into your car, hoping that it can cope with hundreds of miles, there are a few things that you can check before making a long […]

Published on Friday, June 9, 2017 at 7:27 by
Categories: Articles

How to prevent your car from being stolen?

It’s estimated, that a motor vehicle is being stolen in about every 45 seconds in the United States. It is also noteworthy, that a car theft over the past decade has not decreased as significantly as the rates for other crimes. While property crimes during the last 10 years went down by about 19%, car […]

Published on Friday, May 19, 2017 at 18:00 by
Categories: Articles, Guides / DIY

Bugatti Chiron: World’s 2nd fastest car in 2017


The market for beautifully created cars is hardly underrated, but for the last 12 years one car has made many heads turn like no other: Bugatti Veyron. Since it has been announced in 2005, the Bugatti Veyron, manufactured by Volkswagen, has amazed more than one.

Published on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 13:27 by
Categories: Bugatti

Driving Without Insurance – Possible Penalties


If you’re driving a car or any other vehicle, you’re legally required to have insurance so that if you’re involved in an accident you can compensate the other driver, or the pedestrian you injured, or pay for the property you damaged.

Published on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 6:26 by
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New vs Used: Should you buy a second-hand car?


This is a fierce debate amongst car buyers across the country: should you opt for a brand new car, or buy one of the millions of used cars that are sold each year? There are many areas to consider when deciding this for yourself, so if you’ve been scratching your head recently trying to figure […]

Published on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 6:24 by
Categories: Articles

Exciting Changes in F1 Rules for the 2017 Season


There are always a few changes in rules and regulations at the start of a new Formula One season, but 2017 sees many more changes than usual. Many of the new rules have been introduced to try and decrease lap times and improve speeds around corners. Overtaking will also be more difficult. Some of the […]

Published on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 11:32 by
Categories: Articles, Formula1
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Is the BMW 3 Series Still the King of Saloons?


Once upon a time the BMW 3 Series was only available as a saloon, and was really the only contender for the top spot among luxury compact cars. 1975 was a long time ago, though, and in the meantime the line has expanded, and so has the competition in the form of the Mercedes-Benz C […]

Published on Friday, February 17, 2017 at 14:42 by
Categories: Bmw

What Do Anti-Lock Braking Systems Accomplish?


If you’re wondering what special contraption can help cars stop quickly, it’s not beefed-up brake pads – welcome to the world of ABS (anti-lock brake systems).  These are relatively touchy systems that are activated in ‘panic braking’ situations or when road conditions aren’t favorable.

Published on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 11:12 by
Categories: Articles, Guides / DIY

Four New Cars to Look Out for in 2017


The last year has been a good one for the motor industry, and if what we’ve seen of upcoming offerings is anything to go by 2017’s going to be another one, so we’ve put together a list of some of the cars petrol heads should be excited to see in the coming year.

Published on Monday, January 23, 2017 at 10:08 by
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UK Taxi Services: What are the Best and Worst Locations?


There’s many reasons why we choose to use taxi services; whether it’s to transport those with disabilities or those who can’t drive, to get us home from an evening out, or simply just to take us from A to B, there’s no getting away from the fact they can be very convenient.

Published on Monday, January 23, 2017 at 10:01 by
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How to Get Better MPG

Whether you drive an exotic sports car, rugged pickup truck or humble subcompact, chances are you’d be happy to pay less for gas. While oil prices are relatively low at the moment, they’re sure to go up again. To keep more of your hard-earned money in your pocket, you might try driving less or staying […]

Published on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 19:03 by
Categories: Articles