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We all love our cars and there's no doubt we all love our phones! So it's no wonder there are literally thousands of apps for car owners out there. We've decided to put together our "22 Awesome A.. Read More
One of the main causes of road traffic accidents is distracted driving, this is any activity that can divert a person's attention away from the primary task of driving. Driving can be hard enough with.. Read More
From your grandpa's raggedy old hand-me-down Datsun to the brand new Vauxhall Astra you have been planning to put your pounds on, getting behind the wheels of a smooth, well oiled machine is a differe.. Read More
Utility vehicles today represent a necessity for a lot of jobs in construction, sports, road maintenance, and even in the army. Given their diversity, their practicality, and their brute force, these .. Read More
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10 Facts You Didn't Know About Tesla Motors & Elon Musk
Who is Elon Musk and What is Tesla? Elon Musk is a South African-born Canadian-American business magnate, investor, engineer and inventor. Basically he's a real-life Iron-Man (without the suit... as far as we know). Musk started out his road to stardom in 1995, when he and brother Kimbal started up a web software company known as Zip2. The company developed and marketed an Internet "city guide" for the newspaper industry. The company was acquired by Compaq for around $307 million in cash and $34 million in stock options in 1999, of this Musk received around 7% ($22 million). Usi..
22 Awesome Apps Every Car Owner Should Install

We all love our cars and there's no doubt we all love our phones! So it's no wonder there are literally thousands of apps for car owners out there. We've decided to put together our "22 Awesome Apps Every Car Owner Should Install" to help you get the nost out of travelling with your vehicle. From the best music apps to finding you a parking space, there's an app for everything.

Distracted Driving [Infographic]
One of the main causes of road traffic accidents is distracted driving, this is any activity that can divert a person's attention away from the primary task of driving. Driving can be hard enough without the added distractions, you have everyone on the road to worry about, without worrying what Sarah said in the group chat! Take a look at the stats and you'll believe us!  ..
The Car Maintenance Bible
From your grandpa's raggedy old hand-me-down Datsun to the brand new Vauxhall Astra you have been planning to put your pounds on, getting behind the wheels of a smooth, well oiled machine is a different kind of feeling altogether. For that, maintaining your mean machine is of the utmost priority. According to statistics: 85% of all cars need preventive maintenance or repairs 2,600 fatalities and as many as 100,000 disabling injuries occur because of car neglect Of all motor vehicle accidents, 5.2% are caused by car neglect Our latest Infographic gives you the run down of w..
Illuminating The World of Automotive Headlights
Every year, road traffic accidents take around 1.25 million lives annually. There are also 20-50 million survivors that suffer from critical injuries, including permanent disabilities. With these stats, now imagine a super-busy traffic system at night where the vehicles do not have headlights. It'd be chaos, right? Headlights, though often forgotten about, play an essential role for all people on and around a road. here's a tribute to these pairs of silent saviours. ..
Identifying Your Car Problems
When money is tight, the last thing you want to do is pay out to a mechanic for fixing something that you probably could have done yourself if you'd given it 10 minutes to find the problem. That's why we're going to tell you how to simply identify some problems you might face with your car! So you can get to fixing them before it ends in disaster! So next time something happens to your car, grab a manual or just give it some time to think about the problem before you hand over your hard-earned cash to a mechanic to do 2 minutes work or even less, just tell you the problem. ..
All You Need to Know about Utility Vehicles
Utility vehicles today represent a necessity for a lot of jobs in construction, sports, road maintenance, and even in the army. Given their diversity, their practicality, and their brute force, these cars can become invaluable for any enterprise. We’re here because we know this, and are set to bring our readers a complete rundown of the pros and cons, the do's and do not's, the key things, and the in-betweens of utility vehicles that you need to know. For the sake of easy-reading, we’ve split our guide to utility vehicles into three main parts. In the first section, we’ll be making..
Every risk you’ll need to avoid when buying a second-hand car
So you’re looking for a second-hand car, but you don’t want to break the budget. Where do you go? There are local listings, internet forums and dealerships – but each vehicle has their own hidden history. The UK Citizen’s Advice bureau analysed 2,519 second-hand car complaints in the first two weeks of September 2013 and found that an amazing 139 cars were worthy of the scrap heap! 4 in 5 of the cars in question also required essential repairs. Most of us can appreciate the cost of up keeping a vehicle, but when you’re left to pick up the tab on damage that isn’t your fault it feels mu..
Top 20 Tools Every Man Should Have in His Garage
Owning a complete set of tools as well as seeing the fruits of your labour coming out of your very own hands has always been every guy’s dream. So, if you have your very own working space type of garage, and you’re a do-it-yourself guy and a man’s man, you should definitely start building your man cave and stocking it with all the tools of the trade you’ll be needing throughout a lifetime. Here is a list of the top 20 tools you shouldn’t be caught without in your garage, divided into categories, with a few other useful information and tips in between. So browse through, enjoy the finest of..
20 Essential Long Distance Driving Tips

Long distance driving can be painful when you aren't prepared, but with these 20 tips your journey will be a cruise.

Chapter 8 of the Traffic Manual 2009 is an important document and guiding principle for any business with a vested interest in the commercial vehicles sector, given that it relates to companies working on high speed roads and highways. As a distributor of vehicle equipment, we work with businesses for whom knowledge of Chapter 8 is vital if their businesses are to run smoothly. So, here is our handy visual guide to Chapter 8, and how it relates to highway safety for your business. ​   ..
LED's and Lumens
We often get asked why LED's are 'better' than incandescent bulbs/lamps and now the technology is getting to a point where it easily surpasses the older tech in certain applications its worth pointing a couple of things out.  1: They use far less power and are more efficient i.e they put out more lumens per watt. This is good as they are generally much much brighter, are ideal for rapid on/off applications and can be used normally on vehicles when the engine is off. Even the biggest LED light flashing light bars only draw a few amps so its safe to leave them running for extended period..
Royal Mail Signed For option added to checkout
Today we rolled out a new postage calculator for shipping smaller items. Using Royal Mail Signed For shipping and volumetric price guides the products are categorised into weight and size and you should find a significant postage saving using this service on jiffy bag sized items around 250g and/or small parcels up to 1kg. ..
Tips to Effectively Expand Your Business and Fleet

The commercial vehicle sector is currently aglow with excitement, coming off the heels of another successful CV Show and news of record breaking demand

We spoke to a number of industry experts who kindly shared their CV Show 2015 experience with us, outlining their main highlights of this years CV Show and explained just how the CV Show benefited them as a business.

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