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  • Are you looking for a small van for your business?

    By Abbie Lodge | November 20, 2015 | Advice and Tips | no comments.

    If you are a small business owner looking for a light commercial vehicle to support the needs of your business then we talk through some options you may wish to consider. Mini Clubvan For the fashion conscious business user, with a small capacity but big on image, this chic and funky styled van has an […]

  • Drivers are confused by the features their cars offer

    By Abbie Lodge | November 17, 2015 | Latest Motor News | no comments.

    A recent survey has revealed that 73% of drivers who took part said that they didn’t understand how to use all of the gadgets offered by their car. questioned 1,000 British drivers, and despite most not understanding how the features worked, 54% of those surveyed said that they brought the car specifically because of […]

  • Concern for Vauxhall Zafiras

    By Abbie Lodge | November 13, 2015 | Advice and Tips, Latest Motor News | no comments.

    It was recently reported that there have been several incidents involving Vauxhall Zafiras catching fire through the glove box. Vauxhall issued an alert and carried out an investigation, and have subsequently said that they will be writing to all affected Zafira owners to invite them for a free inspection of their vehicle’s heating and ventilation […]

  • Ford Transit Van celebrates turning 50

    By Abbie Lodge | October 19, 2015 | moneybarn News | no comments.

    The first Ford Transit van left the production line in August 1965; it was Britain’s first light commercial vehicle to offer car-like comfort and handling qualities. Regardless of whether your business was large or small, you could now own a panel van that was fun and comfortable to drive. Since it was launched fifty years […]

  • Record number of new car registrations in September

    By Abbie Lodge | October 13, 2015 | Latest Motor News | no comments.

    Traditionally September is a busy month for new car registrations with the number plate change taking place. However, this September was the highest on record for new car registrations, with 462,517 cars registered last month. This is an increase of 8.6% compared with last year, with a greater demand across all fuel types and a […]

  • Speeding is still the top motoring offence

    By Abbie Lodge | October 6, 2015 | moneybarn News | no comments.

    Recent figures published by the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM), indicate that speeding is still the top road offence, and this has been the case for the past decade. However, in the past 12 months there has been a sharp rise in the numbers of motorists found guilty of this offence. There has been a […]

  • Smoking in vehicles is to become illegal

    By Abbie Lodge | September 30, 2015 | moneybarn News | no comments.

    From the 1st October 2015, it will be illegal to smoke in a private vehicle when someone under 18 is present. This law applies to every driver in England and Wales and includes a driver who is seventeen years old or someone who holds a provisional driving licence. This law has come into place to […]

  • Diesel Cars: The Facts

    By Abbie Lodge | September 25, 2015 | moneybarn News | no comments.

    What is the concern? The main concern is the levels of pollution emitted by diesel cars, and the effects that this could have upon our health. This comes after Volkswagen were caught out and admitted to cheating emissions tests in the US. Devices were found in diesel engines which could detect when the vehicle was […]

  • 4 Tyre Maintenance Tips

    By Stacey | September 23, 2015 | Advice and Tips | no comments.

    Good car maintenance is important to consider all year round, however, a change in season can sometimes act as a reminder to carry out some essential safety checks on your vehicle. Here we share our top tips on tyre maintenance to prolong the life of your tyres: Tyre Pressure          Make a good habit of checking […]

  • 5 Step Guide to Saving Petrol

    By Stacey | July 9, 2015 | Advice and Tips | no comments.

    In this guide we aim to help you make smarter spending choices when it comes to refilling your car. Here are 5 steps you can take to more pennies in your pocket. Step 1. Consider Your Car Hindsight is a great thing but it won’t help save money when you’re finding your beautiful motor is […]