Car rental – what do I need to know?

If you need to rent a car in the UK either because your own vehicle is out of action or you don’t own a car and don’t want to use public transport, then there are a few important points to consider. Firstly, do you have the correct insurance to cover you for driving a rental car. If you own your own car you will need to check on your insurance documents whether you are cove...
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The downsides of leasing a car

When it comes to leasing a car there are advantages and disadvantages of both options. When you lease a car you do not have to fork out the thousands of pounds upfront, instead you usually pay a monthly or weekly fee for the car. The amount often depends on what type and size of cheicle you have, its value and sometimes how many miles you are going to do. Often leasing pricing...
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Should you use a mobile mechanic?

At the moment not many of us can get out in our cars apart from to do the weekly shop unless you are a keyworker. But following the lockdown, many of us will need work doing on our vehicles. It may be that you have just returned to work and do not want to have to have more time off, in which case, you may want to try and use a mobile mechanic. Mobile mechanics are becoming ...
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Buying your first sports car

For many people owning a sports car is a dream that seems entirely out of reach but if you are fortunate enough to be able to make your dream a reality what type of sports car should you buy? The first thing to decide is whether you prefer a luxury convertible or a some would say more comfortable coupe. The disadvantage with a convertible is that road noise may be a problem...
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Preparing your car for a long distance journey

If you are going on a long-distance journey in your car there are some basic checks that you need to do on your vehicle to try and make sure it is road worth and will make the journey without any issues. Depending on what type of travel you are going to be doing, there are many different things you will need to plan for and consider. Not only do you need to think about foo...
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