August 12, 2019

UK drivers are risking their licences by breaking the speed limit when overtaking, shocking government figures have shown.  According to official stats, in 2017 almost 8,000 vehicles were involved in collisions when overtaking – and over half (55%) of these were cars....

August 12, 2019

Reclaim the road and give driving nerves the boot!  Sweaty palms, shaky muscles, short, tight breaths - and that's just before you've left the driveway. Sound familiar? If you suffer with driving anxiety, you're not alone - lots of UK drivers are in the same posit...

Combining inexperience and sleepiness and a tendency to drive at night puts young people at risk, especially males, aged 17 - 25.  Being awake for 18 hours is equal to a blood alcohol content (BAC) of 0.05% and accounts for 21% of motor vehicle deaths every year - star...

April 4, 2019

The popularity of electric vehicles could lead to nationwide road tolls for all drivers totaling £700 a year, according to financial experts.

A new report by Bloomberg New Energy Finance predicts that a nationwide system of road tolls could be introduced to fill the hol...

April 3, 2019

Police in Derbyshire say “you couldn’t make up” the recent drink-driving incident they attended on the M1 – as they were alerted to it by one of the offenders.

Having been involved in a minor prang at junction 25 of the motorway between Derby and Nottingham, a driver im...

April 3, 2019

If you’re unfortunate enough to be involved in a car accident, there are a number of steps you must take, regardless of who is to blame and the severity of the incident.  READ MORE

February 7, 2019

Whilst improvements in car technology can help to make life easier for drivers, car hackers have been able to spot fresh opportunities and come up with new methods of accessing vehicles.

We look at how thieves are now targeting new vehicle technology to gain access...

February 7, 2019

New figures show a hugely-concerning jump in the number of vehicle thefts, prompting concern about the security of keyless technology.

According to the Office for National Statistics (ONS), some 89,000 vehicles were stolen in England and Wales in 2017 – up by 56% from 5...

February 7, 2019

Driving stirs up different emotions for everyone, and unfortunately for many would-be motorists – they can be ones of dread.

Whether it’s fear of failing a test, apprehension about motorway driving, anxiety over returning to the roads after years out, or a genuine phobi...

January 31, 2019

Sticking to the speed limit could be easier than ever thanks to new technology in Google Maps.

Google has confirmed it will soon be rolling out an update to its Maps app that informs motorists of the speed limit for the road they’re travelling on as well as alert them o...

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