31st July 2017
• Backseat driving, vaping and taking selfies ranked amongst the most irritating passenger habits

Put a brake on bad passenger behaviour with William Hanson’s Alternative Highway Code

We’ve recently completed research that’s revealed backseat driving, vaping in the car and taking selfies are amongst the rudest offences committed by passengers. Over a tenth […]
26th July 2017
Range anxiety and cost often put buyers off buying an electric car

Petrol and diesel cars to be banned by 2040

Forget the overwhelming evidence that there’s a “public health emergency” caused by vehicle pollution – for some, the fear of an electric car running out of […]
19th July 2017
2pm on Saturday 22 July is the most dangerous time on UK roads

Stay safe on the roads this “Black Saturday”

This Saturday is “Black Saturday”. Now, that may sound like something from Game of Thrones (it’s on our mind… can you really blame us?), but it’s […]
18th July 2017
Only 15% of child seats were fitted correctly for the child using it

85% of child seats are deemed unsafe

Children under the age of 12, by law, are required to use a child seat when travelling in a vehicle. Most children that age aren’t great […]
17th July 2017
57% of British motorists think they’re a worse driver now than when they first passed their test.

Are you a better or worse driver now than when you first passed your test?

A scary 57% of British motorists think they’re a worse driver now than when they first passed their test. Not a great confidence booster for driving […]
17th July 2017
Don’t let the stress of driving abroad ruin your holiday

Driving abroad: Everything you need to know

Holidays are meant to be relaxing, fun and memorable. Unfortunately for some, driving abroad is anything but relaxing, definitely isn’t fun and could be memorable for […]
14th July 2017
Family cars don’t have to be huge, thanks to handy hatchbacks

Top 10 small family cars

“A family car has to be big, slow and not particularly good looking.” We don’t know who said that totally made-up quote, but we do know […]
13th July 2017
If you’re in an accident overseas, the steps are similar to back home.

What to do if you’re in a road accident abroad

For many, the idea of driving overseas is pretty daunting, while the possibility of being involved in an incident abroad is truly terrifying. Unfortunately, accidents do […]
12th July 2017
From heated seats to entertainment systems, the South loves luxuries in their cars

The great North/ South divide over motoring luxuries

Cars used to be so simple. Yes, you could lower the windows, but you had to roll them up or down yourself. Yes, you could listen […]
10th July 2017
Petrol or diesel – the cheapest cars to run.

What are the cheapest petrol and diesel cars to run?

We all want to own our own car, but for many it’s becoming more and more difficult. Automotive data experts, cap hpi, have been analysing petrol […]
6th July 2017
An idle car produces enough emissions in a minute to fill 150 balloons.

Parents could face fines for leaving engine on outside school

The school run is always a busy time. Dozens of cars cramming into the tiny spaces outside schools, while a dozen more try to drive through […]