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Police share chilling photos to warn drivers about the dangers of standing water

Police share chilling photos to warn drivers about the dangers of standing water

Drivers have been have warned of the dangers of standing water as severe weather and flood warnings are in place across the UK. It comes following crashes which have seen cars written off after they aquaplaned on roads affected by recent heavy rains. Warning comes after serious crashes Road Policing Scotland tweeted a picture of […]

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Drivers could be fined £100 for playing music too loudly

Drivers could be fined £100 for playing music too loudly

Motorists are to be fined for playing their music too loudly while driving, as part of a clampdown on anti-social behaviour. An English council has become the first to trial a scheme that means drivers can be fined £100 for a range of car-related anti-social behaviour, including cranking up the music. Bradford Council has introduced […]

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UK’s most accident-prone cars named – do you drive a crash magnet?

UK’s most accident-prone cars named – do you drive a crash magnet?

The UK’s most accident-prone cars have been named and it’s bad news for Toyota Prius drivers, as well as owners of Vauxhalls, Seats and Mitsubishi. An analysis of government crash data has revealed the makes and models most likely to be involved in a crash – with the Toyota Prius holding the unfortunate title of […]

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Kicking up a desert storm – crossing the Sahara in the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon

Kicking up a desert storm – crossing the Sahara in the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon

The Rubicon is the top-of-the-range Jeep Wrangler, and the all-new JL model had only been released for a matter of days when I collected one to drive from my home in Wales all the way down to Morocco. With fewer than 100 miles on the odometer – a figure that was to rise by more […]

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Motorist reports drink-driver after crash – forgetting he is also drunk

Motorist reports drink-driver after crash – forgetting he is also drunk

A driver who called police to report a drink-driver has also been charged with drink-driving after apparently forgetting he was over the limit. The hapless motorist was involved in what police called a minor collision between a Vauxhall Agila and Peugeot 207 on Sunday afternoon. Suspecting the other driver had been drinking, he called police […]

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How will a no-deal Brexit affect fuel prices?

How will a no-deal Brexit affect fuel prices?

A no-deal Brexit has many potential effects on motorists. From having to acquire multiple international driving permits, to the need for extra insurance documentation and even having to change number plates, there are a series of changes drivers need to be prepared for. While the impact on documentation is still up in the air, the […]

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New law helps drivers fight back against dodgy parking firms

New law helps drivers fight back against dodgy parking firms

Drivers across Britain are now better protected against dodgy private parking firms after the passing of a new law. The Parking (Code of Practice) Act 2019 received Royal Assent on March 15 and brings in a series of measures to toughen regulation of the private parking sector. It makes it easier to challenge unfair parking […]

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

Where is the 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, presenters, film locations and everything else

When does Top Gear start on BBC Two? The new series, presenters, film 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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Thinkware X700 dash cam review

Thinkware X700 dash cam review

Price: £199 What is it? Thinkware isn’t a household name like Garmin or Nextbase but the Korean firm labels itself the world’s leading dash cam company and produces a broad range of in-car cameras. The X700 is its only touchscreen unit and is available in two formats – a single front-facing camera or a twin-camera […]

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