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Will Driverless Cars Make Our Roads Safer?

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People looking for the best Kia car leasing deals may be wondering when and if they will ever be able to get their hands on a driverless car? Well, according to one expert it is still “a long way down the line”, but despite this, Paul Newman a professor of information engineering at Oxford University […]

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Drivers Advised To Plan Easter Journeys Carefully

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The long Easter weekend will see millions of us get in our cars to travel elsewhere in the UK, and motorists are being advised to plan their journeys carefully to avoid spending hours stuck in traffic. Traffic tracking firm Inrix is expecting 5pm on Thursday to be the busiest time on the roads, with 28.4 […]

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Running Costs ‘Over Half Price Of Car’, Says Study

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If you’re seeking out the best car leasing deals available, no doubt you’ve got money on your mind when it comes to your life on the roads. Car ownership certainly comes with its expenses, and a new study by American Express has found that on average, owners pay out half the original price of the […]

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April 1st: Car Tax Rules Are Changing

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April 1st is just four short days away and while many of you out there will no doubt be thinking about how best you can go about pranking your friends and family, surely there are many more who are wondering whether the new car tax rules coming into force on April Fool’s Day are just […]

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More Drivers Leasing Cars, Survey Reveals

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The number of people leasing cars in the UK has increased considerably in the past year, new research has revealed. According to the British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association (BVRLA), the total number of autos in the country’s car leasing fleet climbed by 12 per cent year-on-year in the final quarter of 2016. In addition, […]

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Car Of The Year Unveiled At Geneva Motor Show

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The Car of the Year Award 2017 has gone to Peugeot’s 3008 model at this year’s Geneva Motor Show, making it the first SUV to win the title. In total, seven models were named as finalists, including the Volvo S90/V90, Alfa Romeo Giulia and the Nissan Micra. It is a highly sought-after award among automakers, […]

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Fixed Penalty For Mobile Use While Driving Now At £200

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As of March 1st, the fixed penalty for using a handheld phone or other mobile device while driving is now £200, double what it was previously. In addition, offenders will also receive six points on their licence. If someone is within the first two years of passing their driving test, their licence will be revoked […]

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Car Insurance Premiums Set To Rise

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A new government ruling is set to make car insurance premiums jump up, according to industry experts. The average annual premium in the UK could increase by £75, following a decision by the Ministry of Justice to introduce a new formula for calculating the amount of compensation awarded to those who suffer long-term injuries. This […]

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Low Emissions Vehicles Winning Over UK Motorists

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A growing number of British motorists would consider buying an electric vehicle if there were suitable incentives available. SMMT, which conducted a survey through YouGov, found that 51 per cent of adults would be more likely to buy an electric car as a result of cheaper running costs, while 46 per cent cited cheap or […]

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Insurers To Monitor Texts While Driving?

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If you habitually use your phone while driving to send texts or calls illegally then you could soon see your insurance premiums skyrocket, as insurers make plans to monitor mobile phone activity while driving. According to the Daily Telegraph, using your mobile at the wheel could see insurers hand out warnings, increase premiums or even […]

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