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What do I need to know before driving abroad?


Every year, two million British motorists head abroad with their cars, dicing with suicidal, horn-blowing Italians or Germans with meticulous overtaking...
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How do I appeal a parking ticket?


Motorists receive more than 8m parking tickets each year from councils and more from private operators, running supermarket car parks or motorways...
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Dom Joly: Which car options are essential, and which...


You can spend almost as much on optional extras these days as you can on the car itself — from ceramic brakes to carbon-fibre wheels costing £10,000.
How to drive on a motorway

What are the rules for driving on a motorway?


If you’ve ever been stuck behind a dawdler in the middle lane of a motorway or been intimidated by an aggressive driver almost exchanging paintwork...
WHEN DANIEL Witte paid nearly £70,000 for his dream car he wasn’t taking any chances with security. The Sunday Times reader from the West Midlands fitted the Audi RS 4 Avant with a top-rated alarm and parked it on his drive, monitored by two clearly visible CCTV cameras.

Gone in 90 seconds: How thieves hack into and steal...


Thefts of supposedly impregnable keyless-entry cars are on the rise, thanks to devices available on the internet that can be used to program blank...
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Fuel sippers


DESPITE DEPRECIATION (the loss of a car's value as it ages) being the biggest single motoring cost, we are all obsessed with how much fuel our cars...
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Sponges at the ready!


Complete guide to spring cleaning your car
How should I pay for my car?

How should I pay for my car?


Unsure which is the best way to pay for your dream used car? Driving explains the most sensible payment methods.
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Buying guide: 39 years of the VW Polo and how to buy...


The VW Polo has been steadily refining with age but it wasn't always so. There are a couple of shockers from its past. Take a look back through the...
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Car Clinic: Oil thirsty Audi A2, left-hand Porsche...


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Buying guide: Best used coupés for half the price...


BMW 4-series coupé is a desirable car but what if you don't want to spend over £40,000 on a coupé? Here are some cut-price alternatives.
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Car clinic: Is long-term storage OK for my new Audi...


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