Motoring advice that drivers and car owners need to know. We feature money-saving tips, how-to guides, explainer features and more.

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How to save money on car insurance

Car insurance can be expensive, particularly for younger drivers, but following this advice could save you money on your next renewal.
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How to get the best price for your PCP trade-in car

Beware the word 'minimum' in Guaranteed Minimum Future Value. Read our guide to make sure you get the best price for your PCP trade-in.
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How to prepare your car for driving after lockdown

Our easy-to-follow advice will help you return your car to the road following the coronavirus lockdown. Includes tips on checking the oil and tyres.
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How to avoid low-speed car parking accidents

The car insurance industry estimates there are more than 1,000 low-speed collisions in the UK every day. And the average repair bill tops £1,500.
Crashed cars: what do these insurance write-off categories mean?

Cat S, C, D, N: What do the car insurance write-off categories mean?

Should you buy a car that's previously been written-off? We explain the insurance write-off categores
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How to save money on fuel

We explain how to slash your monthly petrol or diesel bill, including tips on maintaining your car and driving efficiently.
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Petrol, diesel or hybrid – which car is best for you?

Choosing a petrol, diesel or hybrid car depends on a number of factors, including purchase price, economy, tax and environmental concerns. We clear the air.
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Car finance jargon explained: what you need to know

Bamboozled by balloon payments, confused by conditional sales or puzzled by part-exchange? Our car finance jargon buster has the answers.
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Why hand sanitiser damages your car – and how to prevent it

Plastics and leather used in car cabins are under attack from hand sanitisers. But in times of lockdown, there are other ways to protect your interior.
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Could driving on hay fever tablets get you banned?

Motorists who take hay fever remedies could risk prosecution when they get behind the wheel. We explain how to stay safe.