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winter tyres

The pros and cons of winter tyres

In this guide, we’ll walk you through the pros and cons of winter tyres so that you can make the best possible decision this winter.
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10 tips for driving safely in fog

(sponsored) Even for confident and experienced drivers, fog can be one of the most daunting and dangerous weather conditions to drive in.
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Extended car warranties: a simple guide

(sponsored) If you’ve ever bought a used car, you’ve probably asked yourself if you should buy an extended warranty. Hopefully this guide will help!
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Car maintenance tips for winter

While it’s a bit grim to think about winter when autumn has only just started, it’s important that you prepare your car (and yourself!) for the season.
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A guide to getting the best car upgrade

(sponsored) Be sure you’re getting the best deal and not left out of pocket when buying your next car. Read our guide on getting a swankier car, for less.
Mazda MX-5 Redex trial September 2018

Redex fuel additive trial: the verdict

I’ve just finished a three-month trial of Redex fuel system additives to see if I could feel any increase in my car’s performance or fuel economy (sponsored).
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Key factors to consider for new drivers

(sponsored) To guide you through the complex world of car-buying, Warranty Direct has some advice on essential considerations for first-time buyers.
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Redex trial progress report

I'm running a three-month trial of Redex fuel system additives to see if I can notice any improvements in my car's performance or fuel economy (sponsored).
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Redex fuel additive long-term trial

I'm undertaking a three-month trial of Redex fuel additives in my Mazda MX-5 to see if I can find any improvements in performance or economy (sponsored).
12 points on your driving licence after speeding?

So, you face 12 points on your driving licence after speeding. What now?

Straying beyond the speed limit puts you at risk of being prosecuted. If you face 12 points on your licence as a result of speeding, what can you do? (sponsored)
Jaguar XF-R leasing options

Buying a car or leasing: which one is for you?

Should you buy or lease a car? We’ve summarised the top reasons for both buying and leasing a car – hopefully it will help you decide what's best for you (sponsored post).
UK road accident statistics

UK road accident statistics: Safe, but could be better

While the UK has strict road safety laws, there were still 1,780 road deaths in the last year. That's just under five people dying every day on UK roads (sponsored post).
Aquaplaning is a dangerous occurrence on the roads

How to deal with aquaplaning

What is aquaplaning? Although it sounds like an extreme water sport, it is a very dangerous phenomenon which can occur on a very wet road.
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Stay one step ahead of car thieves

Your car may have the latest anti-theft technology, but there are more ways you can protect your pride and joy from car thieves (sponsored).
Exocet Audi A4 BTCC, Rob Austin Racing, November 2015, Silverstone

Riding in a BTCC car at Silverstone

Last weekend, Exocet Fuel Solutions invited Stuart up to Silverstone to experience some very fast laps in a BTCC racing car driven by Rob Austin (sponsored)
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British racing watch inspired by classic Bugattis

Boston & Stewill, a new British watchmaking brand, has relaunched its Tourer II on Kickstarter, aiming to make luxury watches affordable. (sponsored)
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DeLorean DMC-12: famous for being famous?

By any objective standards, the DeLorean DMC-12 was a disastrous failure, yet it became one of the greatest cult cars of all time. But is it a good classic car investment? (sponsored)
windscreen wipers should be part of your regular car check

Five car checks you should make this Autumn

As the weather gets colder, there are some essential checks we should all be doing now to make sure our cars are running smoothly and safely through winter (sponsored post)
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Your guide to VED (Vehicle Excise Duty)

VED, commonly known as road tax, is an annual levy imposed on most vehicles in the UK. The tax rate payable is based on the vehicle type and its CO2 emissions (sponsored post).
Porsche #17 finished second at the Le Mans 24 Hours in 2015

Postcard from Le Mans – the Pistonheads experience

Yet again, the 24 Heures du Mans has been run and won, and as always it was a fabulous motorsport occasion that every racing fan should experience at least once. The only problem being that once you've been once, you'll want to keep going back...
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Car leasing – where to start?

Leasing options can vary from one company to another, and the contractual jargon can be complicated and confusing. To ensure you’re well informed when it comes to leasing a vehicle, here are some key points to remember (sponsored post).
The Ford Fiesta was the best selling car in Q1 of 2015 (The Car Expert)

The best-selling cars of 2015 so far

How do internet searches compare to actual car sales? Automotive broker and leasing company OSV looks at the ten best-selling cars so far in 2015, and compares them with the internet search results. Some answers are as expected, but some may surprise you (sponsored post).
Google self-driving driverless car prototype 2015

The race to the finish line for driverless cars

For some time now it’s been a case of 'when' and not 'if' driverless cars will be unleashed on our roads. The technology is rapidly being developed, and various parties are vying to get ahead in what isn’t so much an arms race as a hands-free race (sponsored post).
The Dixi 3/15PS - the car which launched BMW

The car that launched BMW…

Did you know that the first car to be badged a BMW was a licenced copy of an Austin 7 called Dixi back in 1928? This article explains the history behind BMW's first production car. (sponsored post)
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Ford owners – Are you ready for the new Edge SUV?

The new Ford Edge is on its way to the UK this year, to directly compete with the likes of the Volvo XC60, the Audi Q5, and the BMW X5 (sponsored post)

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