Best Christmas gifts for petrolheads 2017


Car enthusiasts come in all shapes, ages and sizes. Some enjoy tinkering with a trusty classic while others are still in short trousers...
Child seat and booster seat reviews

Buying Guide: Best child seats and boosters


Buying a child seat for your car is a minefield. Even if you're buying a seat for a second child, so you've been here and done that already...
Car Clinic: Is there a better tyre sealant than the one supplied with the Mazda6?

Car Clinic: Is there a better tyre sealant?


I’ve not had good reports about the tyre sealant supplied with my Mazda6. Is there a different spray that would not mean the tyre needed...

Products: Car tyre compressor / inflator reviews


Unless you're a scientist specialising in rubber compounds, tyres probably aren't that interesting to you. They should be...
Products: Halfords 2.4W Solar Battery Maintainer review

Products: Halfords 2.4W Solar Battery Maintainer review


Owners of old cars will at some point have sat in their pride and joy, and turned the key, only to hear the dreaded clunk of a reluctant starter motor...
Products: Halfords Advanced Professional 200 piece socket set review

Products: Halfords Advanced Professional 200-piece...


For those who like nothing better than to spend their bank holiday hiding away in a garage, servicing a classic car or bringing a tired lawnmower...
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Halfords offers trade-in for child booster cushions...


For busy parents, manoeuvring bulky child seats in and out of the car can be a massive pain. So a booster cushion, which can be used legally once...
Simoniz insect and tar remover review

Products: Simoniz insect and tar remover and Halfords...


It’s summer, and that means insects. While a bug’s life is no fun when it ends in an unforgiving collision with a car’s bumper, bonnet or windscreen...
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Will a roof box increase my car's fuel consumption?


I need to buy a roof box for my 2003 Audi RS 6 to accommodate my family’s expanding paraphernalia. I regularly travel in France and Germany and...
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Top 10 Father’s Day gifts


Here’s Driving's quick rundown of 10 top gifts that will bring a smile to dad's face
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How can I be sure to pass my car's MoT? (video)


If the reception area at your local garage has an air of exam tension about it, it may be because one in three cars gets an MoT failure certificate...
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Car clinic


Auction advice, faulty Ford windows, a tailgate that won't open and rusty brake discs
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£2 or a £60 fine?


IT SEEMS SOME drivers think there’s still a war on. A survey estimates that 2.6m cars are being driven with defective lights