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Stay Safe on the Road This Winter

Driving in poor weather can be a nerve-wracking experience, especially when teamed with all the tragic news stories about people being injured or killed in accidents at this time of year. The first and best way to stay safe this winter is to stay off the roads unless you have a serious and urgent need to be out and about in poor weather. Whenever possible delay

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Man given taxi licence despite terrible driving record

Dangerous driving is one of the previous charges facing Christopher Adam, including 16 of driving when disqualified and 13 for driving without insurance. This man has now caused a furor amongst road safety campaigners when he was given a taxi licence despite his bad record.

They say that despite having 62 convictions, the 37 year old was allowed to ferry passengers. Others who were disappointed were the

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Scottish MP aims to ban smoking in cars where children are present

Jim Hume, the Scottish Liberal Democrat MSP for South Scotland, announced his intention to launch a consultation on a proposal, on Tuesday 28th May, to ban smoking in vehicles carrying children, through a Member’s Bill.

According to Hume, a number of charities, including British Heat Foundation and Children in Scotland, have already thrown their weight behind the publishing of the bill. The proposal will come at a

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BRC launch amateur photography competitions for rally fans

This years MSA British Rally Championship is to feature 2 brand new and very prestigious awards that are aimed at spectators and fans with one being for videographers and the other for amateur photographers.

The BRC Photographer of the Year contest is aimed solely at amateurs who feature either the NGK Spark Plugs BRC or the 2013 BRC challenge. Images are not restricted to rally cars doing

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Robbie Williams is the one we want to help out in a winter emergency

If you had a winter emergency, which celebrity would you like to come to help you? This was the question that people were asked who responded to a poll carried out by Duck Tape, and the winner was Robbie Williams. It was close at the top, however, as Robbie only just pinched it from David Beckham, with Take That front man and X Factor judge Gary

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How will the Chancellor react to the tax trap that is closing in on the government

How will the Chancellor react to the tax trap that is closing in on the government

The government is slowly being closed in on by a tax trap as the high efficiency of the new cars today is threatening to starve the treasury of vital revenue, this is according to the car information experts CAP Automotive.

The expert analysis which has been carried out by CAP has

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McLaren show their support for the next generation of automotive technicians

McLaren show their support for the next generation of automotive technicians

The McLaren Group are proud to announce that they will be supporting a new initiative which raises the profile of both vocational training and skills within the automotive industry.

The McLaren Group are demonstrating this support for the next generation of top UK automotive technicians by inviting along the winners of the 2012 Skillauto contest for

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Our traffic is nothing compared to Istanbul

Over the years a great amount of data has been compiled about the travel times around the world, based on real-life traffic information that has been collected from various cities. Many people complain about driving in the UK, but other cities around the world are known to be much worse based on this information.

Istanbul, Marseille, and Warsaw, where all cities which had the worst congestion in

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Road accident claims increase in 2012

The number of road accident claims made has risen by 18% in the past year, costing the insurance industry a staggering £420m a year.

This comes to quite a surprise as rising fuel prices have undoubtedly led to people using their cars less frequently, resulting in an 11% drop in road accidents in 2011.

Between 2010 and 2011, insurers saw record numbers of road accident claims being made,

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4 Ways of Getting the Compensation You Deserve

A road traffic accident is an unfortunate event in the life of every motorist. From whiplash to much more serious and lifelong injuries, they can cause physical as well as psychological harm. Therefore, it is the right of an individual to claim compensation for an accident that was not due to his or her fault.

When a person or a motorist is involved in a road traffic

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