Category Archives: News


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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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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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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