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Everything you need to know about number plate cloning – including fines you could face

Everything you need to know about number plate cloning – including fines you could face

The number of crimes relating to cloned or false number plates has soared by up to 179 per cent, according to recent police figures. Some regions in the UK have experienced close to a 200 per cent rise of number plate cloning in just one year – but what is it and what are the […]

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These illegal child car seats are still available to buy online and offer ‘no protection’

These illegal child car seats are still available to buy online and offer ‘no protection’

Child car seats which are illegal to use in the UK are still available to buy from online marketplaces, a watchdog has warned. The seats were deemed unsuitable for use as they lack the support required to protect babies and toddlers in the event of a car crash. ‘Almost no protection’ The illegal seats sell […]

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Where is Top Gear test track and can you drive at the BBC filming location?

Where is Top Gear test track and can you drive at the BBC filming location?

The latest series of Top Gear will see Matt LeBlanc, Chris Harris and Rory Reid embark on another automobile adventure. Along the way, the trio will return home where they will use the Top Gear test track to push a number of vehicles to their limits. But where is the iconic test track? Here’s all […]

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When does Top Gear start on BBC Two? The new series, presenmters, filming locations and everything else

When does Top Gear start on BBC Two? The new series, presenmters, filming locations and everything else

Top Gear has returned to the BBC with a new series that will also be Matt LeBlanc’s last. Series 26 will include five episodes of car related joy with LeBlanc, racing driver Chris Harris and journalist Rory Reid travelling a range of countries as they go on another motoring adventure. Buckle yourself in and get […]

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Worst areas for potholes in UK revealed

Worst areas for potholes in UK revealed

The worst areas in the UK for potholes have been revealed in new data following a freedom of information request. The data, obtained by Confused.com, reveals a whopping 905,172 potholes were flagged to councils across the UK in 2017/18, compared to 887,351 the previous year. This works out as almost 2,500 potholes reported per day […]

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Peugeot 5008 long-term test month 1

Peugeot 5008 long-term test month 1

There’s no denying it, I am a man on a mission. It’s not some great quest to improve the world but I am determined to find the best seven-seat SUV for families. A few years ago the options were limited and restricted to the huge things like the Volvo XC90 but in recent times as […]

Car Review
What to expect on a speed awareness course

What to expect on a speed awareness course

Motorists have revealed exactly what happens on a typical speed awareness course, following the revelation that 1.45 million motorists in the UK attended a course in 2018 – up 36 per cent on the figure from 2013. Researchers from car leasing giants LeaseCar.uk spoke to experienced drivers who revealed exactly what happens on a typical speed […]

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More drivers avoid fines and points as driver retraining courses soar

More drivers avoid fines and points as driver retraining courses soar

The number of drivers referred to retraining such as speed awareness courses after breaking the law has jumped by more than a third in five years, according to official figures. According to Press Association analysis of data from the National Driver Offender Retraining Scheme (Ndors), 1.45 million motorists in the UK attended a course in […]

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Leaking fuel lines and air bag failures – the latest safety recalls from major car brands

Leaking fuel lines and air bag failures – the latest safety recalls from major car brands

A recall of more than 30,000 cars by Volvo is among the major safety notices issued by several car makers over the last month, with 16 other major brands also issuing recalls. Bentley, BMW, Citroen, Dacia, Honda, Hyundai, Infiniti, Lexus, Mercedes, Mitsubishi, Peugeot, Renault, Subaru, Toyota, Vauxhall and Volkswagen also issue recalls covering everything from […]

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What to do if you misfuel your car

What to do if you misfuel your car

According to RAC estimates, one driver every three minutes misfuels their car and a staggering 150,000 cars are filled with the wrong fuel every year. It’s clearly an easier mistake to make than people imagine and it can come with repair bills running into thousands of pounds. Making matters worse, while breakdown services and specialist […]

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