Car News

Should I buy an electric car?

5th December 2018

  Although they have been around for some time, electric vehicles (or EVs), are starting to become more popular as we become a more environmentally conscious nation. With a full charge averaging around £3.64 for 115 miles and of course the lack of emissions, you can see why so many drivers are taking the plunge and opting for a state-of-…


The best UK cities to drive in

29th November 2018

The UK has a number of incredible cities with vibrant cultures and interesting history. However, with transport links expensive and often unreliable, it can be difficult to get to visit everywhere on your travel bucket list. Travelling around the country, you will get to see some incredible sights, and there is no better way to do so than in the …


Where to drive to get in the festive spirit

16th November 2018

Struggling to get into the festive spirit? Venues, towns and villages across the UK are hosting a huge amount of unique and wonderful Christmas events to help you. From winter light trails and Christmas markets to immersive fairy-tale experiences, there’s no excuse not to jump in the car and drive somewhere that’s sure to get you in the…


Top tips for driving on the motorway

5th November 2018

  Whilst you may be proficient at navigating winding country roads and driving down dual carriageways, your first journey in your new Ford car along a motorway can seem slightly daunting! Although you couldn’t previously have driving lessons on tackling the motorway, new learner drivers can be given an extra confidence boost with …


The spookiest UK roads to drive along this Halloween

29th October 2018

  With Halloween just a couple of days away, we thought it would be the perfect time to get into the spirit of all things creepy and talk to the experts of all things paranormal about some of the spookiest roads in the UK. From sightings of a skull-faced cyclist to a medieval monk, would you dare to drive along these eerie roads this Halloween…


The best driving test tips from an instructor

25th October 2018

  Passing your driving test opens up so many avenues that you’ll have never realised. You’ll be able to visit friends across the country at a moment’s notice, and put the days of waiting for the bus in the pouring rain behind you. Ask anyone that can drive, and they’ll tell you the same thing: the freedom and …


Mendip Hills: A spectacular road trip destination in Somerset

28th September 2018

With its rolling hills, open marshlands and limestone gorges offering a cinematic quality, Somerset is a great road trip destination. Somerset is unique in the sense that there are an array of cities, beaches and landscapes within such close proximity of each other. Joanna Nemes, who runs the travel blog The World in My Pocket, has visited Somerset…


Car essentials for autumn and winter

28th September 2018

No matter what the time of year is, it is always best to feel your most prepared and with a variety of different circumstances that could occur on the road, preventing you from getting home on time, having a kit handy in your car can give you peace of mind should a certain scenario arise. As the summer comes to an end, we’re welcomed with …