Category Archives: Blog


Fiat 500X… On the road

By Pete Barden • May 15th, 2015 • (0 comments)

We take the Fiat 500X on a journey through town, country and motorway…   Can a car really be practical, fun and chic? Jumping into the Fiat 500X 1.6 Cross I’d been loaned by CDG Cars, I was hoping this seemingly impossible motoring Utopia could someho...

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Top speed cameras gunning for your cash

By Pete Barden • May 1st, 2015 • (0 comments)

  Heading out onto the highway, then it’s time to grab your wallet and prepare to be assaulted by a barrage of multipurpose ‘safety’ cameras all vying for a slice of your cash. Here’s our spotter’s guide to the UK’s most common roadside devices… Gat...

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We’ve been shortlisted for two awards!

By Grace Meldrum • April 30th, 2015 • (2 comments)

We received some fantastic news earlier this week… CDG has been shortlisted for not one – but two categories at the Motor Trader Awards! We’re hoping to pick up the award for ‘Best Dealer Website’ and the ‘Social Media’ honour. We couldn’t have...

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Give your licence a health check here

Driving licence changes you need to know about… Updated Feb 2015

By Pete Barden • April 27th, 2015 • (124 comments)

We’ve already said goodbye to the tax disc – and from June 8, 2015 it’s the turn of your driving licence to fall under the axe – with some significant changes and updates you need to know about. This is also a good time to give your driving licence...

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General Election 2015: Who’s supporting drivers?

By Pete Barden • April 24th, 2015 • (1 comment)

Thinking about who you’ll be voting for on May 7? Have a look at CDG Cars‘ quick guide to how the main parties stand on motoring-related matters. See who’s driving the best deal for car owners here… Conservatives Here’s what the austerity-dri...

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Bikes and cars… the best of both worlds

By Pete Barden • April 22nd, 2015 • (0 comments)

We show you how to share your life with a car and bike… Are you looking for a way out of those rush-hour jams that stretch before you in a never-ending snake towards eternity? Why not step from the car, saddle-up and get cycling? We all need a car, but that does...

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The limited edition 'Opening Edition' version... lots of kits for not much cash

Fiat 500 gets the X factor… meet the Fiat 500X

By Pete Barden • April 18th, 2015 • (0 comments)

As your motoring horizons expand, it doesn’t mean you have to give up on Fiat’s retro style when it comes to motoring. Rebel against the bland and check out the all-new Fiat 500X…...

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This is why Britain is Great... the Black Cab

Spice up your garage life… alternative car guide

By Pete Barden • April 2nd, 2015 • (0 comments)

If your automotive love life has hit the skids, why not  put some excitement back in the garage department with our alternative car buying guide. Reignite the spark in your plugs here…...

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Find out how many hours you're wasting each year

UK’s most-congested cities revealed

By Pete Barden • April 1st, 2015 • (0 comments)

Have you noticed your commute getting longer? You’re not alone – new research reveals jams have significantly worsened over the past 12 months....

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