Motoring

Always thought that buying a used vehicle was the cheapest way to get a new car? Explore your options more and you could actually find that a new car could be a cheaper long-term investment than a used car. So here’s some information to help you weigh up the pros and cons of buying a […]

Vauxhall Ecoflex Corsa – Review

by Simon Carter on 31 Mar, 2014

Seeing the all new Vauxhall Corsa sat in the parking lot is not in itself a remarkable experience. The outside, though smart, shows no major changes from the previous incarnations of the car and the interior is modern, functional (a little underwhelming) and very similar to previous models from the American giant. But under the […]

Timeless Classics: How To Look After Your Motor

Timeless Classics: How To Look After Your Motor

Keeping your classic car in top condition can mean expending a lot of time and effort on ensuring everything is absolutely pristine and ever last detail is taken care of. Fortunately, this is seen as a hugely enjoyable task by most classic car enthusiasts and spending time with their pride and joy is more often […]

The Facts About Honda Hybrids

The Facts About Honda Hybrids

Hybrid cars have been around for a while. They were first developed back at the turn of the last century with Dr. Ferdinand Porsche producing his first hybrid vehicle as far back as 1898. Concerns about environmental issues, the ongoing availability of fossil fuels and rising fuel costs have all contributed to a recent upsurge […]

Top Economical Cars of 2012

Running a car can be an expensive business. After the initial outlay of buying your vehicle, you need to pay for your motor insurance, road tax, and the general upkeep of the car – and that’s before you start to consider the cost of fuel, which can cost the average driver around £2,000 a year. […]

Aston Martin DB5 – The Quintessential Bond Car

One of the standout moments of the new James Bond film, Skyfall (a movie absolutely filled with standout moments), was the scene where Bond, played for the third time by Daniel Craig, pulls open a battered old garage door to reveal a silver 1964 Aston Martin DB5. If you are a Bond fan, that scene […]

Are Electric Cars Worth It?

Nissan claim that they have the leading, environmentally friendly, affordable family car (or LEAF if you write it as Leading, Environmentally friendly, Affordable Family car) with their full electric hatchback that offers 99mpg. But as electric car technology improves, questions are increasingly being raised in the industry as to whether they, and their hybrid counterparts, […]

BMW 328i – Review

        A symptom of our overblown celebrity culture where everything is awesome and sporting stars reach ‘legendary’ status with feats of minor skill, is that true greatness tends to get lost behind the noise. The BMW 3 Series, fifth generation (manufactured from 2005 -2012) was a great yet underappreciated car which will […]

The New Aston Martin Range

Rapide. Vantage. Virage. These are all words that, if you are a fan of cars, will make the hairs on the back of your neck stand to attention and sing God Save the Queen. Though no doubt already in the midst of a patriotic fervour, let’s also throw some more at you: DB9 and DBS. […]

Phil Jones of Brighton saved £245 on his modified 2003 Citroen Saxo VTS car insurance

Having a modified car can potentially increase your premium enormously. However, Phil Jones from Brighton found that if you are clever about it you can actually end up reducing your premium too. It’s not uncommon for the male population to desire a shiny, loud exhaust, a massive stereo, subwoofers, 19” alloys, chipped and uprated engine, […]