How to find the right car for you

When it comes to choosing a car, we all have our own preferences as to what we need. It may be that you have a family and often have to transport a full car of people plus need room for luggage / shopping etc, if this is the case then a spacious car will be top of your list. It may be that you have decided you want to get a car that costs you less to run, so a smaller, low emis...
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Renting a car, not as easy as you may think

From time to time many of us have to rent a car. It may be that yours in in for repairs, you need a bigger vehicle such as van for a house move or that you have a period of time after you have sold yours when you will be without transport. Renting a car is made to look easy, you can often book online and some companies will even deliver the car to you, but often the process ...
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Company car tax

Many companies offer their employees company cars as part of their job role. It may be that the car is needed to travel to and from one place of work or that it is needed for travel within your usually working day. The cost of hiring the car is often paid for by the company but then you are usually liable for the company car tax or benefit in kid payments. The reason the gov...
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Issues with sourcing parts

Sourcing your own car parts is fairly easy if you know what you are looking for. Many consumers have realised that they can save a huge chunk on parts if they do the research and find buy them separately and ask a garage to fit them. There are a few issues when doing this though that you should be aware of. Some mechanics and garages will refuse to fit parts that they have n...
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Renting a car before you buy

If you are considering buying a new car and have been to a car dealership then you have most probably been offered a test drive. A test drive usually consist of the sales person driving the car on a set route and then switching and allowing you to drive it the rest of the way. This allows you to test the car from a passenger’s and a driver’s point of view. This is a great wa...
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