Child seat booster seat car seat
Tips & advice

UK Child booster seat and baby car seat laws explained

29 Apr, 2016

The age, height, weight and safety laws for UK drivers fitting child car seats, baby seats and boosters

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Mitsubishi to retest US cars after admitting emissions test cheating

28 Apr, 2016

Share price tumbles as Mitsubishi says it mishandled mpg tests in Japan. Over 625,000 cars affected and US authorities ask for more info

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UK car manufacturing up with one car built every 16 seconds

28 Apr, 2016

Even though UK car making is booming, output is far from breaking all-time manufacturing record set in 1972

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How to scrap your car, and what prices to expect

27 Apr, 2016

Everything you need to know about scrapping your car, including why you may not get paid…

Speed limit to be cut to 60mph on M1
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Motorway service station food fails hygiene standards

25 Apr, 2016

A new report has found 10 service stations along the UK motorway network fail to achieve 'good' hygiene standards

VW Emissions scandal update 2
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VW emissions scandal: VW Group to fix or buy back 500,000 affected cars in the US

22 Apr, 2016

The current state of play in the Volkswagen diesel emissions scandal: compensation, recalls and sales figures

Accident
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Half of hit and run drivers claim ignorance after fleeing the scene

19 Apr, 2016

While a worrying 29 per cent did not believe the accident was serious enough to stop and report

Electric car charging
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Dutch move to ban diesel and petrol cars by 2025

18 Apr, 2016

The Dutch parliament passes a motion that would mean all new cars sold would have to be electric by 2025

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New VED road tax: buy now or after the 2017 UK car tax changes?

15 Apr, 2016

Everything you need to know about the new UK VED road tax rules coming to the UK in 2017 and how they'll affect your car

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News

Zero-star safety scores lead to pleas for GM to improve its South American cars

15 Apr, 2016

Global NCAP has written a letter to General Motors, asking for safety improvements following a record of zero-star ratings

New V5C document
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New V5C log book rules: full guide for car buyers and sellers

14 Apr, 2016

Save time and hassle when buying or selling, with the DVLA's website-based V5C logbook system

UK MoT tests could become less stringent
Tips & advice

How to check your car's mileage and MoT history online

11 Apr, 2016

A new government website lets users find the entire MoT history of any vehicle plus other details free

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New tech to wipe £14bn off car insurance premiums

11 Apr, 2016

£150m connected UK roads trial to go live next year. Technology and driver assistance systems will have a huge impact on insurance costs.

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New car sales continue to grow in March 2016

6 Apr, 2016

Over half-a-million new cars were registered in March alone, with alternative fuel vehicles growing by over 20 per cent

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UK diesel and petrol prices: fuel costs on the up

5 Apr, 2016

We examine the issues around UK fuel prices: why petrol and diesel is so expensive, and where to get cheaper fuel

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Cat D and Cat C cars: insurance write-offs explained

4 Apr, 2016

Tempted by a Category D - or Cat C – classified ad bargain? Read our insurance write-off buyers’ guide and stay safe

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Shock figures reveal one in five vans fails its first MoT

4 Apr, 2016

The majority of van MoT failures are down to poor maintenance and rough treatment on the part of businesses and drivers

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Company car tax guide 2016: all you need to know

4 Apr, 2016

Don't be confused by company car tax rates - our guide to the rules is here to help

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UK steel crisis could force car makers to shop abroad

31 Mar, 2016

Tata steel plant closures would mean Nissan and Vauxhall need to import steel for models currently built with UK supplies

Shopping around for car insurance
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Car insurance: how to get a cheap deal

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31 Mar, 2016

Car insurance premiums never seem to get cheaper - but our guide will help you get the best deal