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7 safety tips for driving in heavy rain and floods

7 safety tips for driving in heavy rain and floods

With the weather being less than ideal for driving recently, and it set to continue as such, it’s important that motorists are prepared for all conditions. These are seven safety tips for driving in extreme weather conditions that have been issued by Lease Plan UK. Plan your journey As traffic moves off flooded A roads, […]

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Staying loyal to your car insurer may be costing you up to £270 extra per year

Staying loyal to your car insurer may be costing you up to £270 extra per year

A total of 16.8 million UK drivers let their car insurance auto-renew last year, at an overall cost of £674 million, new research has revealed. This was a 175 per cent increase on the year before. Price comparison site, MoneySuperMarket, found that 41 per cent of drivers let their car insurance increase automatically – more […]

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The driving theory test is changing this April – here’s what you need to know

The driving theory test is changing this April – here’s what you need to know

If you’re looking to take your driving theory test after 14 April this year, you should be aware that some changes are being implemented. This is what you need to know about the changes and why they’re happening. What is changing? As it stands, the driving theory tests asks participants to read a case study […]

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Petrol pump handles could be prime source of viral bugs like coronavirus, motorists warned

Petrol pump handles could be prime source of viral bugs like coronavirus, motorists warned

Motorists are being urged to disinfect their hands after using petrol pumps, due to the risk of contracting viruses that could be lurking on the handles. While it is common for motorists to use fuel pumps on a daily basis, experts are warning that such contact could put them at risk of a number of […]

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‘Eco-friendly’ Tesla banned from destroying huge forests in Germany

‘Eco-friendly’ Tesla banned from destroying huge forests in Germany

A German court has ordered that Tesla stop destroying vast forests outside of Berlin. Eco-protesters found themselves in a strange position as they protested the world’s main supplier of eco-friendly electric cars. The environment activists hailed this as a victory, halting Tesla for constructing a large car and battery factory. Elon Musk revealed plans to […]

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Motorists could be fined thousands of pounds for splashing pedestrians – these are the penalties

Motorists could be fined thousands of pounds for splashing pedestrians – these are the penalties

Storm Ciara and Storm Dennis have both brought their fair share of rain – and with rain comes puddles, which pose a threat to drivers in more ways than just one. Puddles can present many issues for motorists, including thousands of pounds worth of fines, points on their licence and even voiding their insurance. Fined […]

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Top Gear 2020: when the series is on BBC Two, who the presenters are and where they visit

Top Gear 2020: when the series is on BBC Two, who the presenters are and where they visit

Everything you need to know about the 28th season of motoring mayhem

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Ford Mustang Mach-E makes European debut

Ford Mustang Mach-E makes European debut

All-electric SUV due to go on sale later this year

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Peugeot offers new EV and hybrid buyers sixth month’s free charging

Peugeot offers new EV and hybrid buyers sixth month’s free charging

Peugeot is offering buyers of any of its new electric or plug-in hybrids six months of free public charging. The deal, being run in conjunction with the Polar network, coincides with the launch of Peugeot’s hybrid range – which includes the 3008 SUV, 508 and 508 SW – and the arrival of the all-new, all-electric […]

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Car fans offered the chance to earn £250 a day reviewing supercars

Car fans offered the chance to earn £250 a day reviewing supercars

Petrolheads are being offered the unique opportunity to review supercars and get paid £250 a day for doing it. The eye-catching advert for the dream job has been posted by high-end car dealership Dick Lovett, which is looking for someone to become its first-ever “supercar critic”. The dealership sells new models from a who’s who […]

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