SUV Market Trends – Europe vs. USA

It’s no secret that the market isn’t in the best state in Europe for carmakers, though there is one type of vehicle in particular that is defeating all the odds, and is thriving despite the bleak economy. That vehicle is the SUV – Sport Utility Vehicles. Automakers won back customers by making smaller, more fuel-efficient…

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Incredible Tips to Prepare You For Life as a Driver

Image Source When you start to drive you improve your life and social prospects. It’s something many people spend years working towards. But it can also be a complicated and stressful process. It’s going to require a lot of hard work, dedication and sleepless nights. However, it’s going to be worth it in the end….

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Why car maintenance should be a higher priority

Many people have busy lives. Therefore, they must prioritize the things they do on a daily basis. If you have a full-time job and children to raise, your car’s maintenance may not be at the top of your list of priorities. If you are like most people who depend on their car to get them…

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Things every second-hand car buyer should know

There’s a lot to be said for buying second-hand cars. OK, so used vehicles might not have that new car smell or be quite as shiny as motors that have just rolled off the production line, but they can save you a tidy sum. Given the fact that new cars typically lose around 40 per…

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What are gas struts and how can you change them?

Have you ever noticed that you can lift the lid of your boot with only a single finger? With all the metal, glass and trim in the boot, how can this be possible? The answer is simple: gas struts. Gas struts are piston-like hinges that support the boot lid at either side, and they don’t…

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What Are the Safest Cars on the Road?

Car safety has come a long way in the last few decades. In 1983, wearing a seat belt became compulsory by law in the UK and saved an estimated 50,000 lives over the next twenty years. In fact, statistics show that there are around 1,000 fewer road-related fatalities than in 1999. In 2000, the government…

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