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BEAT THE CAR JACKERS

CAR JACKING is a particularly pernicious form of car theft and is rarely out of the headlines. Recently, an elderly woman was forced from her expensive car by thieves who then drove off, leaving her shaken and stranded by the roadside. But before the nation gets as hysterical as it […]

TYRES EXPLAINED

TYRES EXPLAINED

Mike Collier offers some help for those in the market for a new set of rubbers TYRES are an expensive purchase. At several hundred pounds for a complete set of mainstream branded tyres on an average family car, it’s not the sort of purchase you’d normally make without putting in […]

ALTERNATIVE PEOPLE CARRIERS

ALTERNATIVE PEOPLE CARRIERS

      BUYING a new MPV doesn’t mean you’re doomed to trundling round town in a vehicle with the running costs of a small space programme and the finesse of a van with windows – well, not unless you really want to. There are plenty of ‘alternative’ MPVs on […]

SUMMER MOTORING ADVICE

WHAT are your childhood memories of motoring? For many, it’s sitting in hot, bad-tempered traffic jams on the way to Blackpool, Southend or Weston-super-Mare. Things haven’t changed much, except now it’s you sitting behind the wheel and doing the shouting. To keep cool this summer, simply follow the tips below […]