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How the Pros Get a Perfect Car Paint Match

Finding the right colour to match your car’s paint can be surprisingly difficult nowadays. Two different paints that might look the same colour from far away, might look extremely different up close or from another angle. Because of how important it is to find an exact paint match or create a mix of paint that is nearly identical to the paint on your car, auto … Continue reading How the Pros Get a Perfect Car Paint Match

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The impact of British car buying habits on the automotive industry

As a nation of technology lovers, people in the UK are always upgrading to the latest model – whether that involves purchasing a new phone, new clothing, or a new car. That’s why it’s not surprising that according to Google’s ‘Car Purchasing Process UK’ report, almost 70% of British people own a car, with almost half of those (47%) purchasing their vehicle within the past … Continue reading The impact of British car buying habits on the automotive industry

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The benefits of in-car technology

In-car technology is not just an upgrade in the automotive industry — now it is an expectation. From technology to help with a smoother drive to entertainment options for passengers, no one is buying a car just to have a set of wheels anymore. In this article, we’ve teamed up with used Mclaren dealers Grange Motorparks to look into the future promises within this lucrative … Continue reading The benefits of in-car technology

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Why autonomous vehicles may prove a must-buy for the elderly

There is so much going on in the automobile industry regarding self-driving vehicles at the moment. Tesla has already tested its driverless Autopilot system on roads across the UK, Google is trialing its automated technology in real-world situations and both Mercedes and Lexus have detailed how they are working on their own autonomous car technology. If rumors are to be believed, Apple and BMW have … Continue reading Why autonomous vehicles may prove a must-buy for the elderly

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10 Things You Need To Do After A Car Accident

A car accident is one of those events that are unexpected and certainly something that no one wants to experience. However, being prepared for such an event is a sensible approach to take for a motorist. Driving a car means taking a number of reasoned decisions based on both experience and learned behaviour. What we cannot do is to predict how others may behave on … Continue reading 10 Things You Need To Do After A Car Accident

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Driving test amendments one year on: How have the changes been received and what can the UK learn from the rest of the world?

One year on from the historic changes to the UK driving test in 2017, learner drivers all over the UK have been getting to grips with the new format. With the addition of different reversing manoevres, pulling up on the right, and a driving safety question while the vehicle is still moving, some of the changes were initially controversial. So, how has the new test … Continue reading Driving test amendments one year on: How have the changes been received and what can the UK learn from the rest of the world?

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Automotive technology: Then and now

It doesn’t matter what car you drive, you’re probably used to the comforts of modern automotive technology. Technology today is so advanced that our vehicles do a lot more than simply get us to our destination. Many drivers will remember a time when vehicles were simpler and came without any added extras. To take you through some of the most useful automotive technology inventions and … Continue reading Automotive technology: Then and now

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4 of the World’s Most Desirable Classic Cars

Automotive technology is moving faster than it ever has before, with innovations that once felt like science fiction – such electric motors, GPS and self-driving vehicles – now becoming a reality. But for some, you just can’t beat the feeling of driving a classic, petrol powered motor vehicle. Join us as we take a look at 4 of our favourite vintage cars… 1. Ford Mustang … Continue reading 4 of the World’s Most Desirable Classic Cars