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A record 1.4 million drivers attended road...

The year 2017 saw a record 1.4 million drivers attending road awareness courses, with 1.2 million of these needing to take part in retraining because they were caught speeding, which has been shown in...
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By: Sasha Davison
Dated: 18th Jan 2018

Hotspots where most speeding tickets are issued is...

West Yorkshire police issued more than double the amount of speeding tickets compared to any other police force in the UK, according to freedom of information data supplied by 19 different police...
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By: Jason Lloyd
Dated: 17th Jan 2018

Black surpasses white again as favourite car...

For many years, white has been the most popular colour choice for cars but a new study of sales, over the last year, shows a change – favouring black, over white. For the first time in four years,...
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By: Lisa Edwards
Dated: 17th Jan 2018

Leaving smartphones and satnavs in cars blamed for...

Figures show that nearly one-quarter of a million cars were broken into in the UK in 2016 which is an increase of 4% on the previous year. The 42 police forces around the country received a total of...
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By: Lisa Edwards
Dated: 17th Jan 2018

New car sales shrank for the first time in 6 years...

Data from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders has shown that, for the first time since 2011, new car sales are down with a 5.7% drop compared to 2016 and the Government’s negativity about...
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By: Sasha Davison
Dated: 11th Jan 2018

Is your satnav illegal? Police reveal the only...

For many people, a satnav unit is a crucial part of getting around, offering those well-timed tips and directions. However, does the position of it on your car windscreen make a difference? It might...
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By: Lisa Edwards
Dated: 10th Jan 2018

Thousands of car buyers could receive refunds...

If you have bought a second-hand car it may be worth checking if you could be one of potentially hundreds of thousands of British motorists who have been mis-sold their car as having “one owner”...
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By: Sasha Davison
Dated: 10th Jan 2018

AXA reveals UK doesn’t have electric car...

According to insurance giant AXA, the UK doesn’t have the infrastructure in place to cope with the growing numbers of electric cars on the road.  A shortage of charging points, as well as the...
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By: Lisa Edwards
Dated: 10th Jan 2018

Government considering pay-per-mile road tax via...

The news that the Government is considering implementing a pay-per-mile road tax for heavy goods vehicles has led critics to believe that this is just a trial with the intention to roll it out to all...
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By: Sasha Davison
Dated: 03rd Jan 2018

Hospital parking earns record £175m in fees...

Despite a crackdown by the government, hospitals made a massive £175m in parking charges in 2017, a new record for a twelve-month period. They also made nearly another £1 million from parking fines,...
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By: Lisa Edwards
Dated: 03rd Jan 2018

2017 fuel price review and 2018 fuel price...

In UK petrol retail terms, 2017 will be seen by many as a good year for fuel price changes because increases stayed below the rate of inflation and meant the economy stayed in better shape from a...
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By: Jason Lloyd
Dated: 03rd Jan 2018

Demonisation of diesel leads to first rise in CO2...

Figures obtained from the Department of Transport by selling site Buyacar.co.uk show the average new car sold in 2017 emits more toxic CO2 than new cars sold in 2016, which is the first time in 14...
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By: Jason Lloyd
Dated: 27th Dec 2017