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The benefits of 4WD

The benefits of 4WD

4WD stands, of course, for Four Wheel Drive. There are lots of options to choose from with this type of car, and whether you want a pick-up truck or a Jeep-style vehicle – or just a more “normal” looking car – you will find a 4WD option available.

Diesel drops to lowest price in six years and petrol drops for fifth month in a row

November was a landmark month for the UK fuel market with both the lowest average pump price for diesel in six years as oil tumbled to $40.40 – the lowest barrel price since February 2009 – and the first widespread sight of petrol being sold for under £1 a litre again.

Are you being compliant? 10 road safety regulations you need to take notice of

The spine of your vehicle fleet driving policy should be formed of the essential legal requirements, ranging from health and safety regulations to in-vehicle smoking laws.

Advance discounted tickets now available for 2016 Donington Historic Festival

Advance discounted tickets now available for 2016 Donington Historic Festival

Advance discounted tickets are now on sale for the 2016 Donington Historic Festival (Saturday April 30th, Sunday May 1st and Monday May 2nd), perfectly timed for those looking to secure the ideal Christmas gift for a historic motorsport or motoring fan.

1 in 10 motorists aren’t confident enough to perform any basic car maintenance tasks

As research reveals that nearly one in ten drivers don’t know how to perform basic car maintenance checks, Gocompare.com is warning drivers that poor car care can be an expensive or illegal mistake which could even invalidate your insurance.

Forge Action Day 2015 - Better than ever

Forge Action Day 2015 - Better than ever

The recent Forge Action Day at Castle Combe may not have exactly broken its own mould in terms of show content, but when you factor in the impressive mix of track action, cool cars and big aftermarket manufacturers, you could argue that following the old adage of ‘if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it,’ was definitely a wise move for the event’s organising team.

World record-breaking top tips for fuel efficient driving

While the price of petrol and diesel is currently around 15p a litre cheaper than a year ago, the RAC is reminding motorists that driving in a fuel efficient way can still prove very beneficial for the pocket.

Anxious new drivers most fear the weather, the dark and driving alone

Difficult weather conditions, driving in the dark and driving alone top the list of the main anxieties for new drivers according to research by car insurance specialist, Admiral MultiCar.

New or used car? Relative running costs could make owning 'factory fresh' an affordable reality

With the release of the new ‘65’ number plate today (1 September), motorists looking to buy a car may be considering whether to upgrade to a new model or opt for a second-hand vehicle.

Forge Summer Performance Car Action Day 2015 - More cars, more traders and more action!

Forge Summer Performance Car Action Day 2015 - More cars, more traders and more action!

Now In its fifth year, the Forge Action Day at Castle Combe looks set to deliver in 2015 once again with its unique blend of an ‘all inclusive’ entrance policy, chilled vibe and packed track-time itinerary.

Ceramics keep supersonic record challenger cool

Ceramics keep supersonic record challenger cool

Cooling a 135,000bhp, 1,000mph car poses critical challenges for safety and performance that now, just six months ahead of the first run, the Bloodhound team is looking to solve.

Drivers need to be uber careful before charging for lifts

Drivers offering lift-shares are only permitted to ask passengers for a contribution towards fuel and other running costs.

Hypercar Spectacular: Aston Martin Vulcan, Ferrari FXX K & Mclaren P1 GTR at Salon Prive

Hypercar Spectacular: Aston Martin Vulcan, Ferrari FXX K & Mclaren P1 GTR at Salon Prive

Representing the pinnacle of engineering, the three latest and greatest hypercars from Aston Martin, Ferrari and McLaren will be on display at this year’s Salon Prive, as part of the three-day event’s tantalising display of vehicles.

One in 10 motorists admit to "rubbernecking"

Many motorists up and down the country are guilty of slowing down to ‘rubberneck’ at road traffic accidents, with almost half of Brits (48%) arguing that it is normal to be curious at the scene of a traffic accident, according to new research from Confused.com.

Land Rover celebrates the legend at Goodwood Revival

Land Rover celebrates the legend at Goodwood Revival

Land Rover’s celebration of 67 years of Series Land Rover and Defender production will continue with a not-to-be-missed spectacle at this year’s Goodwood Revival taking place from the 11 – 13 September 2015.