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Top 10 reasons for MOT failures

By Grace Meldrum • August 6th, 2015 • (0 comments)

So it’s time for your essential yearly visit to the Crawley Down Group service centre to get your car’s MOT. Although the majority of cars pass first time with no problems, some fail on some easily rectifiable problems – we’ve put together the most common reas...

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Goodwood Festival of Speed 2015

By Pete Barden • July 1st, 2015 • (1 comment)

Enjoy our gallery from the 2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed as the motor industry descends on Sussex once again… The 2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed has been and gone, but that doesn’t mean you can’t take a deep breath and inhale the high-octane action once m...

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We all like a Whopper

Food on the move… where to eat on the road

By Pete Barden • June 25th, 2015 • (0 comments)

Heading out on the road this summer? It’s not just your car that needs to be brimmed with fuel. Here we look at all things food as the British road-trip season cranks into gear. Fast food… the good, bad and the greasy Embarking on an 8-hour jaunt to your Corni...

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Dartford Crossing changes you need to know about

By Pete Barden • June 24th, 2015 • (5 comments)

If you’re travelling around the South East, it’s likely you’ll need to use the Dartford Crossing at some point in the near future. You’ll also need to know about the new cash-less payment system and how to avoid being hit by big fines. HereR...

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Revive your working life with a job as an ambulance driver

Get a licence to earn

By Pete Barden • June 12th, 2015 • (0 comments)

Love driving? Then why not let you passion bring in the cash, too… here’s our guide to getting on the road to a new driving career...

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Would a £million hypercar work for you?

Top 10 most expensive cars

By Pete Barden • June 5th, 2015 • (0 comments)

Could you really live with a £million supercar? Find out here… So, you’ve just won the Lottery, received your large comedy cheque from Christopher Biggins, but what next for your impressive wad of cash? Once the Champagne hangover has receded, most newly flush mi...

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Top 10 ways to avoid that crash

By Pete Barden • May 28th, 2015 • (1 comment)

Want to keep your car insurance premium at levels not requiring a second mortgage? Here are the top 10 ways to dodge getting on first name terms with your insurance broker’s claims department staff… 1) Choose your in-car music carefully Switching on the radio ...

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Top 10: Dads’ in-car playlist…

By Pete Barden • May 21st, 2015 • (0 comments)

Ever wondered what your dad/hubby is rocking-out to while behind the wheel? New research by Skoda reveals the tracks getting men singing as they drive – showing that the kids better keep an eye on their iPod… The survey also reveals that around one in six ...

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