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Keep up to date with all of the latest news and goings on in the automotive world. From the latest vehicle releases to useful driving tips, we will keep you informed across the board.

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    DVLA unfair charges?

    We’re all aware that the government makes lots of money from motorists who don’t keep their documents up to date and in total from the past 10 years the DVLA have received £330 million in fines or out of court...

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    Changes to DVLA vehicle taxing – is this the end of the line for the tax disc?

    Dealerships no longer responsible for issuing tax discs

    From July 2013 dealerships will no longer be responsible for issuing tax discs for new cars.

     

    In this years’ Budget, it was agreed that a new car may be driven for...

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    Cars now a genuine target for cyber criminals who could remotely control a vehicle

    Cars are now a genuine target for cyber criminals and it is possible for attackers to gain control of a vehicle while it is in motion, with disastrous consequences.

    This press release from MWRInfoSecurity follows two recent ABP news...

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    CarsandGarages summer survey results

    Research recently conducted by CarsandGarages has confirmed what many people have long suspected - few of us have the time or know how to fix our cars anymore – the survey indicted that 80.5%* of car owners don’t fix their...

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    Improving Services For Motorists

    Motorists and businesses will benefit from more convenient and cost effective motoring services - such as driving tests and goods vehicle testing - under changes announced today by Roads Minister Stephen Hammond.

     

    The services...

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    Government backed code offers motorists even greater peace of mind at independent garages

    Motorists who take their vehicle to a garage displaying the Trust My Garage shield will be able to enjoy a service backed by the Trading Standards Institute (TSI) after the countrywide independent garage scheme confirmed that it has...

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