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Car insurance traps to avoid

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You might know everything there is to know about your car but are you au fait with the finer details of your insurance policy?  Read More…

Holiday car hire: Watch out for these pitfalls

Parents taking children on road trip abroad

Changes to the way that drivers’ points and convictions are recorded could add yet more difficulty to the process of hiring a car on holiday.

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Should you pay to park at the pub?

English pub exterior

Some pubs have started installing pay-and-display machines to stop shoppers and even parents on the school run using their car parks. But is this fair?

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Why your boss was probably a middle-seat child

Middle seat child

Children who sit in the middle seat of the car are more likely to grow up to be successful in later life, particularly in business, research shows.

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Car review: Mercedes-Benz C 220 BlueTEC SPORT ESTATE

Mercedes Benz C-CLass

Outstanding comfort and performance are the hallmarks of this new estate, says reviewer Tim Barnes-Clay. And the price is lower than you’d expect.

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Car review: Rolls-Royce Wraith

Rolls Royce Wraith

You might need a second mortgage to afford one, but the new Wraith from Rolls-Royce is simply out of this world, writes motor reviewer Tim Barnes-Clay.

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Britain’s top 10 most reliable cars

Honda Jazz

Honda’s Jazz is the UK’s most reliable car, according to new research, with fellow Japanese models dominating a list of the most trustworthy vehicles.

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General Election 2015: What’s in it for motorists?

Heavy traffic moving at speed on motorway

Drivers contribute taxes worth billions of pounds a year to Treasury coffers. So why do the main parties appear to be so complacent about winning their votes?

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Retro car colours: Is brown the new black?

Austin Allegro

Thought beige, brown, gold and yellow cars were confined to the 1970s? Think again. Retro colours are making a comeback, writes motoring journalist Tim Barnes-Clay.

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Car review: SEAT Leon Cupra

SEAT Leon Cupra teaser

It’s not the cheapest hot-hatch, but the SEAT Leon Cupra packs plenty of punch and five-star safety, writes motoring journalist Tim Barnes-Clay.

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