Skip navigation
  • /
  • Car insurance

Tag: Car insurance


Are driverless cars the future?

A motorway at rush hour

Experts think it's just a matter of time before self-driving vehicles appear on our roads. Would you be happy if a computer was in charge of your car?

  Read More…

Jury still out on park-and-ride schemes

Bus in Salford

For 40 years, councils have tried to address city-centre congestion with park-and-ride services. But for many motorists, these schemes have never taken off. Do you think these schemes work?

  Read More…

Tenfold rise in pothole compensation claims

Pothole in the road

New figures show that claims for compensation for damage to vehicles caused by potholes have risen by a factor of 10 in parts of the UK.

  Read More…

Car maintenance baffling millions

  •  19 May, 2014
Car service

Most motorists understand the importance of keeping their vehicles properly maintained, but millions do not have the skills to do it, the results of a new survey suggest.

  Read More…

The five best Mercedes of all time

Mercedes Benz SLS AMG

Considering the number of outstanding models Mercedes has made, picking a top five is no easy task, but motoring journalist Rob Griffin offers his opinion.

  Read More…

Should we be tougher on banned drivers who kill?

Caernarfon Crown Court

Harsher sentences are to be handed down to disqualified drivers who kill while behind the wheel. But is this law change necessary?

  Read More…

Is the future of motoring electric?

Green electric car at charging station

Electric cars were once viewed as quirky and alternative vehicles chosen for ideological reasons. But is this set to change?

  Read More…

Cheaper insurance for drivers with dashcams

dashcam

One of the UK's biggest car insurers is offering customers a 10% discount if they have a dashcam fitted. Will more insurers follow? We find out.

  Read More…

Are lower speed limits really safer?

A 20mph sign

Cutting speed limits to 20mph in UK towns and cities is becoming increasingly popular. But campaigners warn that slowing traffic down might not be the road-safety solution that politicians say it is.

  Read More…

Manufacturers cheating fuel tests

  •  06 May, 2014
Man filling up car petrol tank

A Brussels-based transport pressure group has accused car manufacturers of cheating the system in a bid to meet emission targets and trick motorists into buying their vehicles.

  Read More…