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Feb
17
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Laws and Regulations
On March 1 this year the law is changing with regards to the sale and use of car booster seats for children, do you know what it means for you?
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Jan
23
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Tips
As you have probably already seen, there is a massive selection of used cars on the market. But how do you choose what's best for you? If you're in the market for a car you'll have a list of wants and needs, perhaps some pros and cons to help you make your mind up. But how do you find the perfect car, that you want to drive but that also suits your needs? Here are some ideas to help you spend your money wisely.
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Jan
16
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Miscellaneous
The aurora borealis are an amazing natural phenomenon that everyone should aim to see at least once in their lifetime. This spectacular light show is an ethereal, mesmeric and ever-changing performance, an entrancing dance of beautiful colours that light up the night sky. Having the opportunity to witness these lights at first hand is a truly uplifting experience in every sense of the word.
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Dec
20
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Tips
When it comes to buying used cars, one of the first considerations is whether to buy a Petrol or Diesel model. Electric and hybrid cars make up only a small portion of the market at present, so for most of us it comes down to a choice of Unleaded or Derv. But which is the better choice for you, and why? We'll look at some pros and cons of each.
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Dec
12
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Tips
There are many good things about winter; who doesn't love cuddling up with hot chocolate at Christmastime, but cleaning ice off your windshield in the morning isn't one of them. Give me one worse way than to start your day than with desperately trying to de-ice your windshield with frozen hands in blistering weather. There isn't.
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Nov
25
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Tips
We all do those little mistakes while driving, which we think they won't matter but they actually do. Little mistakes, you may be doing unconsciously but have a huge impact on the rest of the drivers and the traffic in total. Not indicating, driving in the middle lane of the street, driving with full beams at night, or not wearing your seatbelts at all. As you can understand some of those are crimes or can lead to huge ones. So please, If you do any of the following mistakes, please, we beg you, stop doing them now!
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Nov
17
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Technology
Google's self driving cars may well be the technology of the future, but what happens if they are involved in accidents? Google has been patenting several safety features for its self driving cars to help to ensure that accidents do not happen and that, if they do, damage is minimized or avoided. One of the most exciting safety solutions that Google has come up with for its self driving cars is a sticky layer on the front of the vehicle that is designed to protect pedestrians in the event of them being hit by a self driving vehicle.
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Oct
27
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Miscellaneous
Instagram is a motor enthusiasts haven, allowing followers to find images of their favourite cars and to get up to date motoring news. Below we share the top 10 car photography accounts to follow on Instagram.
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Oct
19
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Tips
Have you ever looked at a car logo and wondered what it meant? Car logos are incredibly important to a company and express what their brand is all about.
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Sep
28
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Technology
Autonomous Cruise Control (ACC) is essentially a cruise control system which uses radar or laser technology to scan the road ahead and keep a safe distance behind other cars.
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