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Car Of The Year Unveiled At Geneva Motor Show

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MOSCOW RUSSIA - AUGUST 25: White car Peugeot 3008 at Moscow International exhibition InterAuto on August 25 2010 in Moscow Russia.

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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White Revealed As Most Popular New Car Colour!

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If you’ve got a white car in your driveway, then you’re certainly one of many! New research from the Society of Motor Manufacturers & Traders has just revealed that this is in fact the most popular colour for new cars – the fourth year in a row that this is the case. The top ten […]

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Nissan Self-Driving Cars Coming To London

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CIRCA AUGUST 2016 - GDANSK: Logo of Nissan. Nissan Motor Company Ltd is Japanese multinational automobile manufacturer headquartered in Nishi-ku, Yokohama, Japan. Nissan was founded in 1933.

Real-life trials of Nissan’s self-driving cars are set to get underway in the near future, with the Japanese manufacturer saying that a modified version of the electric LEAF will be tested in the capital in February. According to Reuters, the decision to use British roads for testing purposes comes just a few months after Nissan […]

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What To Do If You Damage Your Leased Car

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Saratov, Russia - September 21, 2014: Red car Ford Focus III Sport fast speed driving on the apshalt road at daytime

It’ll come as no surprise to you that you have to keep your leased car in good condition for the duration of the contract, but it’s also unlikely that no damage or wear and tear will be sustained by the vehicle for the amount of time you have it. While your car leasing company will […]

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Cars Most At Risk Of Being Stolen Revealed

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It’s always advisable when looking into cheap contract hire to do some research into the different makes and models of cars available, so you know you’re getting the right one best suited to you. Vehicle-tracking website MyCarCheck.com has just revealed the top five cars that were most at risk of being stolen last year, which […]

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Could Car Leasing Work For You In 2017?

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Being a motorist seems to be getting ever more expensive. The cost of insurance continually seems to be climbing, fuel prices are high, and garage bills when something goes wrong can be very expensive. Then you have to account for your road tax, MOT costs, annual service charges and it can all come in at […]

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