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Video: Joey Essex explains where fuel comes from

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When Joey Essex met BRIAN the Robot. In this video, Joey Essex explains where fuel comes from.

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Car review: Peugeot 508 saloon

Peugeot 508 saloon

Sturdy, wholesome and admirable: the Peugeot 508 might not set pulses racing but it’s a solid family or executive car, says reviewer Tim Barnes-Clay.

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Car review: Porsche Macan

Porsche Macan

There’s a good reason for naming Porsche’s new SUV after a big cat: it’s powerful, elegant and likely to turn heads, writes reviewer Tim Barnes-Clay.

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The best and worst cars of the 1990s

McLaren F1

In the motoring world, the 1990s were the decade when manufacturers embraced sophistication. Journalist Rob Griffin sorts the wheat from the chaff.

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Five steps to beat Christmas debts in advance

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The cost of the festive season can take the shine off Christmas for many of us. But a bit of forward planning can help you cope with the extra expense.

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Should councils fine motorists who stop in box junctions?

Road box junction

Soon Cardiff Council will be able to fine motorists who stop in box junctions or park in front of schools. Other local authorities may follow suit.

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The best and worst cars of the 1980s

BRIAN the Robot standing by Ferrari Testarossa

The cars of the 1980s were just what you’d expect: glamourous, OTT but often totally naff. Journalist Rob Griffin sorts the winners from the losers.

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Is it too early to put up your Christmas decorations?

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Two-thirds of Brits believe November is too soon to put up Christmas decorations. How early is too early for you?

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Drivers demand end to motorway fuel rip-off

Female upset at fuel price

Motorists are fed up with paying through the nose for petrol and diesel at service stations. A new survey shows they want the government to intervene.

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Confused.com's gas & electricity best-buy table

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No one wants to pay over the odds for their gas and electricity. Check our energy best-buy table to compare cheap gas and electricity suppliers.

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