Winter driving
Tips & advice

Winter car checklist: driving kit and best buys

28 Oct, 2019

Get your car ready for winter with our selection of award-winning product

Mazda CX-30 SkyActiv-X - front tracking
Tips & advice

What is Mazda SkyActiv?

22 Oct, 2019

We explain everything you need to know about Mazda’s SkyActiv range of engines, gearboxes and other technologies

ABS braking
Tips & advice

What is ABS? Anti-lock brake systems explained

21 Oct, 2019

ABS is a vital part of any new car's safety equipment, and is an effective boost for braking. Here's everything you need to know...

Nissan Note traction control
Tips & advice

Traction Control – what is it, and how does it work?

21 Oct, 2019

All new cars are equipped with a traction control system but do you know how it works and when to switch it off?

ABS braking
Tips & advice

How to use ABS brakes correctly

21 Oct, 2019

When driving in slippery conditions, ABS brakes are a massive safety benefit. But you have to know how to use them

VW Golf R in the snow
Tips & advice

Winter driving tips 2019

21 Oct, 2019

Top tips for winter driving, the do's and don'ts for handling snow and ice

The new way of buying a car - SEAT interior
Tips & advice

When is the best time to buy a car?

17 Oct, 2019

Looking to get the best deal on a new or used car? Timing could be everything

Start the working car, then after a few minutes you can start the non-runner.
Tips & advice

How to jump start a car

16 Oct, 2019

Got a flat battery? This is how to jump start a car with jump leads or bump start it without them

BMW M235i 2014 side desert
Tips & advice

International driving permit: do you need one?

16 Oct, 2019

Driving abroad? Check out the rules and apply for an International Driving Permit

Vauxhall Astra BiTurbo engine
Tips & advice

Driving test ‘show me, tell me’ questions: top tips

16 Oct, 2019

The ‘show me, tell me’ questions are key to the driving test and assess a candidate’s ability to check a car