Is your number plate legal? Most drivers can’t tell, survey reveals


A survey has found most drivers don't know what the fines for using illegal numberplates are — and even more can't identify a legal design.

Drivers compensated £12,000 for speed bump damage


UK councils have paid out over £35,000 in compensation to motorists who have had their cars damaged by speed bumps, a new report has discovered.
These are the top five must-have features for car buyers

These are the top five must-have car features


Car buyers have said loud and clear what they need to have on their motors – and which extras they're more than happy to avoid paying extra for.
Over a third of motorists lack confidence when driving

More than a third of motorists lack confidence


More than a third of UK drivers admit they feel scared, nervous or uneasy when they’re behind the wheel, a survey by Nissan has found.
Both men and women turned off by 'hyper-masculine' car adverts

Both men and women turned off by masculine car ads


Car adverts featuring luxury sports cars driven by villainous men and featuring high-octane car chases are not only a turn-off for women...

Car hire add-ons still come as a surprise


Car hire companies are still smuggling hidden extras into the small print of contracts, leaving holidaymakers with higher than expected bills...
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98% of drivers would fail theory test if they retook...


Fewer than one in 50 drivers remember enough of the Highway Code to pass their theory test again, a new study suggests.
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Survey: Are you confused by motoring jargon?


If you're not immersed in the world of cars, even relatively simple car terminology can be confusing.
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Exclusive: Survey confirms British motorists’ uncertainty...


We've all done it: chastised another motorist for driving in a manner we believe is contrary to the guidelines – and sometime laws – laid out...
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News: Survey reveals top 10 car rows


Road rage between drivers may be a big problem outside the car but according to a new survey, inside, the rage between driver and passengers is just...