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Jan 17

5 Great Road Movies


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Even those of us who may not be experienced drivers sometimes enjoy a great road movie. The best of these films keep the audience rooted in their seats, glued to the screen, and wanting the trip never to end – but the main reason people enjoy road movies is seeing various places as they appear in someone else’s eyes. This short article looks at five of the best road movies, whether the mode of transport is car or motorcycle. Ideal for when it’s too cold to go out for a drive…

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27
Aug 15

What The Budget Means For Drivers


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Budget time is rarely a happy one for the UK’s millions of drivers. Recent changes announced by Chancellor George Osborne show that the summer 2015 budget statement means major changes to car taxation, with a new system for the first year of a car’s life kicking in in 2017.

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20
Aug 15

Summer Car Events 2015


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As summer arrives, the 2015 car events follow – scattered across the UK in the open air, spreading joy. Families and friends look forward to days out in the sun all year round, and what better way to enjoy the great outdoors than to attended a prestigious classic car show, exciting motor race or family-friendly automotive festival? To help you plan the perfect day, we’ve created the ultimate guide to 2015’s summer of motoring. Here you’ll find dates, prices and all the information you could need to arrange a fabulous day out at one of these popular UK car shows.

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18
Sep 14

Car Events Autumn 2014

So, you’ve passed your test, you’ve got your first car, it’s legal and roadworthy and you’re itching to get out on the road and show the little beauty off. But where are you going to go? How about one of the UK’s numerous and highly varied car events? You’ll meet like-minded, friendly folk (usually), pick up tips and see some amazing vehicles. This is just a brief selection of some of the country’s many shows and gatherings for autumn 2014. Warning: attending events like these can be habit-forming.

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19
Aug 14

The Hidden Truth Behind That New Car Smell

Have you ever sat inside a brand new car? If so, you will doubtless remember the unmistakable “new car smell” that hits you as soon as you get in!

As crazy as it sounds, some people base their new car buying decisions on that new car smell! Sensing how attractive it is, some companies have even tried to make air fresheners based on the scent.

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