What young driver courses are there for children aged 8 and up?


Young car fans don’t need a provisional licence to roar round a track or try parallel parking. Driving finds races and lessons for children aged 8-plus.
Guide to the new MOT test changes, including tougher diesel emissions limits

Guide to the new MoT rule changes


A new MOT test that comes into force in England, Scotland and Wales this Sunday, May 20, 2018. Here's what you need to know.
How do average speed cameras work, and does changing lane help avoid speeding fines?

How do average speed cameras work?


You may not like them, but average speed cameras save lives, according to research. Here's what you need to know about SPECS systems.
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Best used SUVs with a panoramic roof


As with royal weddings or Hugh Grant, Brits have fallen head over heels in love with the SUV.
Top tips to deal with your driving nerves this bank holiday weekend

Top tips to deal with your driving nerves


Drivers this Easter bank holiday face a perfect storm of problems: the millions of motorists heading onto UK roads for their usual break...
Reader Letters: touchscreen distraction, MoT emissions, stop start, no-parking signs and small car syndrome

Reader Letters: touchscreen distraction, emissions


Richard Porter’s review of the Volvo XC40 refers to the dangers of operating a touchscreen while driving. This is as dangerous as texting...
Reader Letters: electric cars, brake light dazzle, insurance, swerving and continental headlight converters

Reader Letters: Electric cars, brake light dazzle


"The reason why electric car manufacturers do not give the carbon footprint of the power they use is because it depends on the generation..."
Guide to the best hybrid cars to buy instead of diesel

The best hybrid cars to buy instead of a diesel


Sales of diesel cars slumped by 17% in Britain, last year, as drivers switched to petrol or hybrid models, or simply postponed buying a new car a
What should you do if you record a car crash on your dash cam?

What should you do if you video a car crash?


If you capture on video a minor accident between two cars, are you required to hand over the footage to the police or the drivers involved?

Reader Letters: Electric car emissions & trackers


"We hear a lot about diesel emissions yet nowhere are we told the carbon footprint of a unit of electricity. It should be mandatory to quote..."
Driving advice for Advanced Stop Lines (bike boxes)

Are you allowed to stop your car in bike boxes?


Drivers and cyclists might call them ‘bike boxes’ but the Advanced Stop Lines that were imported from Denmark and have sprung up at traffic light
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Video: Rachel Riley costs up monthly payments


With finance deals so popular with car buyers these days, car buying website have gone to great lengths not only to make finance options.
Top tips for driving on snow and ice

Top tips for driving on snow and ice


After a few years on the trot of sudden severe snowfall, Brits are beginning to get used to the idea of driving on the white stuff.