17 Jul

The Best Car Seat Cover Materials for Winter

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There is not much worse than running through the sleet, snow and bitter wind just to get to your car, jump in and find that your backside freezes as soon as it hits the seat. While a car starter can certainly ensure that your car is nice and toasty when you get in, car seat covers designed for cold weather can help to make sure that your drive is extra comfortable and warm. So, what are the best seat cover materials for the cold months? Here are just a few and their benefits:

05 Jul

8 Things To Remember When Purchasing A Used Car

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1) Ake a budget

You may think you can get a bargain with a cheap used car, but once you are on the forecourt you may have an eye for something a little more expensive. If you have a budget, you keep the budget! Simple! Decide whether you are paying with finance or up front and keep that in mind when choosing your car.

2) Insurance:

Remember to leave breathing space on your budget for insurance. You need to find the best finance solution for you so take your time. For young drivers, consider things like a black box to make your insurance more affordable. We spoke to Rebecca from Georgesons Cars to see what percentage of his customers are young buyers. He said “A lot of our customers are young people buying their first car, and majority of these customers were getting a black box. It saves a lot of money in the long run.”

20 Jun

The Strangest Driving Rules from Around the World

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Red lights, Seat belts and Zebra Crossings… We all need to follow the rules of the road in order to keep ourselves and our fellow road users safe, but in some countries the driving rules are so wacky, it’s fair to say that their rules and regulations have gone one step too far.

Our latest feature outlines the most far-fetched driving rules from around the world so buckle up; these ridiculously strange rules are set to drive you crazy!

19 May

Expect These Techs in The Future Cars

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Electric car sales in the US are surging, thanks mainly to Tesla Model S, Model X, Chevy Bolt and Nissan Leaf.  It’s not that other automakers are not building EVs, infact most big automakers are shifting their vision from combustion engines to all-electric motors for greener environment. This change of plans brings to us the most advanced cars of all-time that cannot only drive themselves, park themselves but can also make intelligent decisions. YourParkingSpace did some work on the Future Cars and brought to us the future car technologies we should expect in the near future.

The parking company has developed an infographic which shows the future cars will be equipped with safety sensors to monitor and take control of the vehicle to avoid collisions, advanced theft protection systems to evade car theft, biometric system to open the vehicle, advanced cameras for 360 degree view of the surroundings and so on.

There is plenty of knowledge they like to share with us. Go through the infographic below for details:

Future Car Infographic

12 Apr

The Top 5 Myths about Buying a New Car

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Buying a New Car

Buying a new car can be rather painstaking especially with the mundane and absurd myths flying around. These beliefs may seem harmless but can end up wasting your time and money in the buying process. Therefore, we’ve outlined for you the top five car buying myths to look out for to avoid last minute inconveniences when purchasing a new car.

28 Mar

Tips on Selecting the Best Car Insurance

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Purchasing a car can bring about a lot of interesting challenges. In order for you to hit the road and feel confident in your decision, you need to put in a good amount of time doing the research to find your ideal vehicle. While this may be an endeavor that requires patience, there are other angles that you must not neglect. The type of car insurance you pick will also have an impact on your future behind the wheel. Looking at options like www.carinsurancecheap.net can help you to get started.

05 Oct

Answers to Five Key Inquiries Involving Vehicle Finance

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Vehicle finance is a popular subject for motorists. Consumer Insight Portal, Answer the Public, has found that web users usually have 40 common questions regarding motor finance. They questions encompass everything from personal vehicle finance to long term van hire for business use.

To help you better comprehend this subject, we will answer five key inquiries encompassing vehicle finance:

26 Jul

Four Things to Know When Driving in the UK

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Planning an upcoming trip to the United Kingdom? Driving is a great way to experience the country, from the cities to the countryside. While you may already know that driving there is done on the left-hand side of the road, there are several other things to keep in mind when planning to drive in the UK. Here are some things to keep in mind.

13 Jun

Checklist of World’s Fastest Cars (Infographic)

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These two words ‘fastest cars’ are enough to fickle one’s mind for a while. Have you ever thought which fastest car can leave its competition far behind almost in dust! Time is changing, new technology is overlapping old ones, researches are leaping high, and each day R&D progresses with new invention in almost every industry including automobile. You might be thinking what the latest advancement in fastest cars category is. Don’t worry; Drive Benfield is here to help you, with an infographic that showcases some of the world’s fastest cars – from the 270.49mph Hennessey Venom GT, which hops on the number one spot, to the esteemed Bugatti Veyron, the Guinness world record holder. Go ahead; check out the full infographic below..

17 May

How does car financing work?

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With the average new car in Canada costing upwards of $31,000, it’s no wonder seven out of ten new cars and trucks are financed. Vehicle financing is a major factor in purchasing a car, so it deserves a serious amount of consideration.

What is car financing?

Car financing allows you to purchase a car and pay it off in manageable instalments. Financing can be organized between either a bank of your choice and the dealership where you purchase your car, or from a car-financing specialist such as Auto Loan Solutions. There are a few crucial questions to ask yourself when considering who you want to finance your car. What can you afford? How long is the lease? What is the interest rate? How much will you really be paying?