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A Money Saving Driving App From CarPrint

Driving cleaner and greener is a worthwhile aim and, through eco-driving, money is saved too. Ever wondered how to monitor your driving to the benefit of all? Well, now you can thanks to CarPrint. This proven app takes the boredom out of driving and keeps you focused on the task at hand. Continue reading

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The Volvo V40 R-Design – Ha en säker resa.

When you’ve done a big shop and stowed the bags in the boot of your average car, isn’t it irritating to get home only to find all the groceries strewn about like the aftermath of a grenade strike. Tins rolling around, packets splitting open and a lost root vegetable that has bounced to oblivion to rot and to smell. Wouldn’t it be good if some car maker came up with a nifty idea to stop that happening? That would be fantastic, that. Enter, stage left, the Volvo V40 D3 R-Design Pro. Continue reading

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Fannying About On A Roundabout

Stop me if you’ve heard this. This one’s about driving standards. You’re driving up to a roundabout, right, and.. No. Wait. Come back. Let me tell it to you my way. Okay, you’re driving up to a roundabout, right? Let’s say the roundabout is, entirely hypothetically, a three-point mini-roundabout in Marlborough. There are cars stopped at all three junctions. Continue reading

As I Recall…

recall, drivewrite automotive…it didn’t used to be like this. Toyota have not long recovered from a massive vehicle recall because their cars would suddenly accelerate, much to the consternation of the driver; now they are recalling well over half a million cars because they suddenly stop for no reason. Throughout the world in this modern era of motoring there have so many recalls of faulty vehicles that you have to wonder if the olden days weren’t better in some ways. Continue reading

Department Of I Told You So Etc: IAM Division.

Now, you know me. I don’t see it as my job patronise people. (Patronise, in this instance, means to treat folk condescendingly btw). I’m not one to say ‘I told you so’. I’m not the sort to bang on about how right I was all along but it is very nice to be proved correct by no less a body than the Institute of Advanced Motorists. Continue reading

Keep Automotive Technology Simple

At the time of writing I’m driving a very good Skoda Rapid Spaceback, of which more in a few days. In terms of gadgets it is not of the very latest, happening now technology but it does have some thoughtful and sensible touches and, to my mind, that’s the important thing. Continue reading