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Who knew?

We have all heard a few questionable ‘facts’ about car insurance from family and friends, but instead of finding out the truth we just choose to accept them. So, we at Drivers Auto Centre have decided to do bit of research so that the next time your mother in law comes out with one of […]

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When it’s snow good – Top tips to get moving in the snow

STAY COOL With Red warnings being issued across the nation some helpful tips to get your car moving in the snow may be useful (be advised only drive if necessary). We’ve pulled together some of the most helpful tips for getting free from the snow. We have found that if your car becomes stuck in […]

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What’s APPning in 2018?

Car Apps, that’s what! Technology continuously evolves and advances, this means if you’re in the market for a new car in 2018 you could be pleasantly surprised by the number of gizmos and gadgets featured in your car of choice. We have listed below some of the most interesting and most exciting automotive applications to […]

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New Driving Test

Taking your driving test can be up there with one of the scariest moments of your life, but the most momentous when you’re handed that pale blue certificate. Unfortunately, it is the last time that the majority of drivers are assessed on their ability to drive, something we curse when we see drivers that cannot […]

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The Law and The Test

Tyre treads are engineered to provide grip on wet surfaces, and this grip tends to weaken as tyre treads wear down. As those cold, wet and windy nights draw in, and with winter just around the corner, it is important for drivers to take into consideration the change in road surfaces and the depth of […]

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Drop it and Walk it

Drop your car off for a service and participate in Friday’s Car-Free Day September 22nd, is World Car Free-Day. So why not give up your car for one day and walk, cycle or use public transport to get around. This movement aims to show just how dramatically cars are affecting the environment, by giving up […]

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Going, Going, Gone….The Rise of Electric Vehicles

Going, Going, Gone…. Yep that’s right in 23 years from now just like the Walkman and VCR–Player, diesel and petrol vehicles will be no more. The British government plan to ban the sale of new diesel and petrol cars/vans by 2040. The news comes after the government released its “clean air plan” which hopes to […]

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Important car safety checks

Here at Drivers Autocentre we know how much you rely on your car every day. Coupled with our ever-increasingly busy lives, we often forget that there are some extremely important car safety checks that should be done on our vehicles regularly in order to be sure that your vehicle is safe for both you and […]

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In For The Long Haul

Are you planning on taking your car away on a long drive over the Easter holidays?  You’re probably getting everything else arranged and forget to check the thing that will get you there.  Your car.  Yes, we rely so much on our vehicles but we sometimes forget to give them a little health check to […]

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For Brake’s Sake

Your cars brakes are the most important safety feature of your car. Protecting you, your passengers and other drivers. You need to ensure your brakes are in good working order and if you notice anything out of the ordinary it is worth getting it checked right away. Some of the common things you will experience […]

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