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These are the 10 job titles that could increase your car insurance costs

These are the 10 job titles that could increase your car insurance costs

It’s no secret that different factors can increase or decrease the cost of your car insurance – but have you ever wondered if your job role could be impacting your annual insurance premium? Vanarama analysed the UK’s 100 most common job titles and submitted them for an insurance quote on a leading car comparison site, […]

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These are the companies with new key worker offers, including free breakdown cover and priority servicing

These are the companies with new key worker offers, including free breakdown cover and priority servicing

Vauxhall and Ford and other companies have announced new measures to help keep NHS staff and other key workers mobile during the current national lockdown. Vauxhall is making its roadside assistance breakdown service free  to all Vauxhall-driving NHS staff while Ford is offering them priority access to its mobile service operation. Vauxhall’s Roadside Assistance is […]

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Alcosense Elite 3 home breathalyser review

Alcosense Elite 3 home breathalyser review

Assessing the latest model from the home testing specialists

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AlcoSense Elite 3 home breathalyser review

AlcoSense Elite 3 home breathalyser review

AlcoSense is probably the UK’s leading maker of home breathalyser kits and as well as selling to individuals it supplies equipment to corporate bodies such as Royal Mail and even governing body Motorsport UK for use at its events around the country. As well as professional-standard devices such as the £250 Ultra it produces more […]

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Lego gets Fast and Furious with Dom Torreto’s Dodge Charger

Lego gets Fast and Furious with Dom Torreto’s Dodge Charger

Lego has unveiled its latest car-based set designed to appeal to petrolheads, brickheads and movie fans alike with a replica of one of the most famous cars from the Fast and Furious franchise. The Lego Technic Dom’s Dodge Charger set is a 1,077-piece kit recreating the iconic black 1970 Dodge Charger R/T that Vin Diesel […]

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The services helping keep key workers mobile – from free parking to garage discounts

The services helping keep key workers mobile – from free parking to garage discounts

In these unprecedented times most of us should be heeding the Government’s instructions to stay at home unless it is absolutely essential. However, for those classed as key workers during the current crisis there is no choice but to continue travelling in order to provide essential services. To help them stay mobile while doing their […]

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BMW confirms committment to hydrogen cars alongside EVs

BMW confirms committment to hydrogen cars alongside EVs

BMW has said that hydrogen fuel cell vehicles (FCEV) could become the fourth pillar of its drivetrain strategy as it revealed the first technical details of its new fuel cell system. The premium car maker said that a single powertrain solution would not meet all customers’ requirements and hinted that its SUVs could be among […]

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Drivers urged to tread carefully over tyre condition during MOT extension period

Drivers urged to tread carefully over tyre condition during MOT extension period

Drivers have been warned that the current MOT exemption period doesn’t mean the law has changed on keeping their cars safe. Although the Department for Transport has granted an automatic MOT extension for cars from the end of March, the laws on roadworthiness haven’t changed. Anyone found to be driving a car in a dangerous […]

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Will petrol stations close in the UK? How the coronavirus lockdown and falling fuel prices are threatening filling stations

Will petrol stations close in the UK? How the coronavirus lockdown and falling fuel prices are threatening filling stations

Warnings over forecourts’ future as falling demand and prices hurts retailers

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Seat switches factory to making ventilators out of car parts

Seat switches factory to making ventilators out of car parts

Spanish car maker Seat has turned one of its factories from a car plant into a ventilator manufacturing facility as part of the fight against coronavirus. The Martorell factory, near Barcelona, is normally home to production of the Leon hatchback but with car building at a virtual standstill it has been turned over to making […]

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