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Eyesight requirements for driving: UK eyesight rules explained
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Eyesight requirements for driving: UK eyesight rules explained

What is the minimum vision standard required to drive on UK roads? And how can you check your own eyesight before driving? Our handy guide has you cov…
17 Apr 2024
How to sell your car without an MOT
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How to sell your car without an MOT

Don’t fret if your car has failed its MOT; we show you how to sell it avoiding the pitfalls.
17 Apr 2024
Best medium panel vans 2024
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Best medium panel vans 2024

There's plenty of choice available in the hard-fought medium-sized van sector. We rank our favourites
15 Apr 2024
Best speedsters: the top 9 roofless wonders for intensity and style
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Best speedsters: the top 9 roofless wonders for intensity and style

For some, these cars are the ultimate in no-compromise motoring, but would you splash out a fortune on one?
14 Apr 2024
How to SORN your car with the DVLA and avoid hefty fines
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How to SORN your car with the DVLA and avoid hefty fines

Taking your car off the road? You’ll need to abide by the 'SORN’ laws. Our guide explains all
11 Apr 2024
How to scrap a car easily and for the best price
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How to scrap a car easily and for the best price

How do you scrap or recycle your car in the UK, what prices can you expect from the scrap yard and what should you tell the DVLA? Our handy guide reve…
10 Apr 2024
Carwow Sell My Car: How it works and how to get the best price
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Carwow Sell My Car: How it works and how to get the best price

Carwow is probably best known as a place to buy cars but it can sell your car, too. Here’s how Carwow Sell My Car works…
10 Apr 2024

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Car tax 2024: how does UK VED road tax work and how much will it cost you?
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Car tax 2024: how does UK VED road tax work and how much will it cost you?

Confused by VED road tax? Our comprehensive guide explains how much you'll pay to tax your next car in the 2024/25 financial year
9 Apr 2024
Electric car charging in the UK
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Electric car charging in the UK

Keeping your EV battery topped-up is easier than ever. Here’s all you need to know about charging an electric car today
9 Apr 2024
How to write a killer car advert for a quick sale and a high price
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How to write a killer car advert for a quick sale and a high price

A great ad can net you an equally great price for your car if you do it right
9 Apr 2024
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Transferring a private number plate: a guide moving registration plates from car to car online
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Transferring a private number plate: a guide moving registration plates from car to car online

Need to know how to transfer a private number plate between vehicles? Our step-by-step guide breaks it down
9 Apr 2024
Best cheap fast cars
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Best cheap fast cars

These used cars offer the highest speeds for the lowest prices, and a lot of fun into the bargain
9 Apr 2024
Are you due a car tax refund?
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Are you due a car tax refund?

If you're selling your car, you might be due a refund on your unused VED car tax. We guide you through the rules around getting a refund on your car t…
8 Apr 2024
Selling a car with outstanding finance is easier than you think…
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Selling a car with outstanding finance is easier than you think…

We look at whether you can sell a car with outstanding finance and things you should consider beforehand
5 Apr 2024
Best cheap 4x4s and SUVs
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Best cheap 4x4s and SUVs

Need an SUV on a tight budget? Take a look at these used car bargains
5 Apr 2024
Best-selling cars 2024: the UK’s top 10 most popular models
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Best-selling cars 2024: the UK’s top 10 most popular models

These are the country’s most popular cars of the year so far, but which is in pole position?
4 Apr 2024
How to buy or sell a car at auction and get a great price
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How to buy or sell a car at auction and get a great price

Buying or selling a car at auction can be both a fun and daunting experience. Our car auction guide should make it more of the former and less of the …
4 Apr 2024
A car’s registered keeper and owner isn’t always the same person, here’s why…
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A car’s registered keeper and owner isn’t always the same person, here’s why…

The registered keeper and owner of a car don’t have to be the same person and each has different responsibilities
4 Apr 2024
What is a V5C? Vehicle log book rules for car buyers and sellers
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What is a V5C? Vehicle log book rules for car buyers and sellers

We explain the V5C log book and the rules around it, whether you're selling or buying a car
3 Apr 2024
How to check a car’s MoT history online in 4 easy steps
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How to check a car’s MoT history online in 4 easy steps

A car’s MoT history can give insight into how well it’s been looked after, and finding this information is easy.
3 Apr 2024
Why your car’s service history really matters
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Why your car’s service history really matters

A full service history can add a lot of value to a used car. We explain everything you need to know
3 Apr 2024
Car tax bands: 2024/2025 VED bands explained
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Car tax bands: 2024/2025 VED bands explained

Our guide to the VED road tax bands for cars first registered from 1 April 2017 onwards
2 Apr 2024
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Best cheap hot hatchbacks
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Best cheap hot hatchbacks

Need an affordable car which delivers on both power and practicality? These cheap hot hatches fit the bill
2 Apr 2024
Lamborghini V10: farewell to the engine that made the Huracan
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Lamborghini V10: farewell to the engine that made the Huracan

We say a fond farewell to Lamborghini’s glorious V10 with an Italian road trip in the final four Huracans to use the powerplant
1 Apr 2024
What happens to old electric car batteries? Inside the UK's EV battery recycling industry
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What happens to old electric car batteries? Inside the UK's EV battery recycling industry

We pay a visit to Ecobat’s battery recycling facility in the West Midlands
30 Mar 2024
Top 10 best ‘Easter eggs’ in cars
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Top 10 best ‘Easter eggs’ in cars

Easter Sunday – commonly referred to as ‘stuff your face with chocolate day’ – is rapidly approaching, so what better way to celebrate than exploring …
29 Mar 2024
London Congestion Charge: map, times, exemptions and full details
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London Congestion Charge: map, times, exemptions and full details

Driving into the city? Here’s everything you need to know
25 Mar 2024
The secrets of getting the best part exchange price for your car
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The secrets of getting the best part exchange price for your car

If you’re thinking of buying a new car and using your old one as part exchange, this is the guide for you…
25 Mar 2024
What do young drivers think of electric cars?
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What do young drivers think of electric cars?

We meet a bunch of next-generation drivers as they get to grips with electric power for the first time
25 Mar 2024
Can virtual reality cars replace motorsport as we know it?
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Can virtual reality cars replace motorsport as we know it?

We strap on some virtual-reality goggles and take a 400bhp electric race car for a spin around the ‘Circuit de Catalunya’
24 Mar 2024
Best cheap family cars
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Best cheap family cars

Families don’t come cheap, but these used family cars do
20 Mar 2024
Bad credit van finance: how to buy a van if you have a poor credit rating
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Bad credit van finance: how to buy a van if you have a poor credit rating

What is bad credit van finance and should you consider it?
19 Mar 2024
Best cars for £15,000 or less
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Best cars for £15,000 or less

Spending around £15,000 doesn’t get you much in the new car market these days, but it can land you a brilliant used model
18 Mar 2024
Best rear-wheel drive cars 2024
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Best rear-wheel drive cars 2024

Rear-wheel drive is often praised as the drivetrain that delivers the most fun. Here are 10 cars that do exactly that
15 Mar 2024