Motoring

28 November 2013

Five winter driving hazards

The winter months are here and as drivers we feel safe in our cars with the heating on full blast, but changes to the weather present serious dangers where vision ...
21 August 2013

Driving in flip flops is more dangerous than heels

Women are putting themselves at risk when they step into their car wearing flip flops.  A third of motorists wear the flimsy footwear behind the wheel and confessions by drivers indicate ...
15 August 2013

Brits demand theory and practical driving skills taught in schools

Auto Trader's Owners' Guide has revealed that 77% of motorists want theory and practical driving skills taught in schools. They feel there is a need for improved education and awareness ...
2 August 2013

Would you consider giving up your car?

We’re always being warned about global warming, climate change and a rise in air pollution in major cities, but how far would you go to save our planet? Rising petrol costs ...
25 July 2013

Honda’s New Video Celebrates 65 Years

Honda celebrates its 65th year with a new Youtube video.  This brand new video follows Honda’s most successful innovations from the engineer’s point of view. The engineer’s hands are central to the ...
19 July 2013

Limited Edition Renault Red Null Racing RB8

Only 30 of the cars celebrating Renault and Red Bull Racing’s third Formula 1 Constructors’ world title available in the UK New flagship hot hatch inspired by Red Bull Racing’s Formula ...

18 July 2013

Cars Fit For Royalty

As we eagerly await the arrival of the royal baby, Auto Trader, the UK’s number one digital marketplace to buy and sell new and used cars has compiled a collection ...
8 July 2013

Peugeot 2008 Crossover

The Peugeot 2008 is the latest mini-SUV, and a rival to cars such as the Nissan Juke and Renault Captur. It's based on the Peugeot 208 supermini and uses the same ...

2 July 2013

52% of all road users still don't trust Sat Navs

In our latest survey www.femalefirst.co.uk/polls we asked our visitors what they thought about their Sat Navs. The survey concluded that 52% of the respondents had little faith in the robot voiced ...
14 May 2013

Better with age? Or is it time to retire the oil gauge?

Auto trader have revealed the results of a recent poll that showed that 73% were concerned when driving behind an older driver. As well as 3 out 5 Brits believing that ...
12 April 2013

Tips on how to drive safely in a busy city

Driving on the open road can be one of the most exhilarating ways to travel. Yet take your car to a built up area - with its traffic, congestion and potential ...

12 April 2013

Car Loving WAG's

Footballers are known for their high wages and lavish lifestyles but the partners and wives are not shy of spending big when they feel the need and no more so ...
4 April 2013

SUV crossovers most popular with women

Research has revealed that women are now buying more SUV crossovers than ever before, with more traditionally feminine hatchbacks and citycars taking the back seat. As women begin to earn ...

31 March 2013

Women Drivers Worse Than Men

Figures revealed by a Driving Standards Agency study into reasons given by examiners for failing learners showed women clocked up 857,000 major errors last year. Men made 646,000. The data showed ...
7 March 2013

The Future of Cars

There's nothing petrol-heads love more than contemplating the cars of the future. The possibilities are almost endless. Perhaps the most fascinating part of techno-speculation is the way everyone sees 'progress' ...

18 January 2013

Top 5 Things That Affect Your Car’s Resale Value

For some of us, the resale value of a car we buy is the furthest thing from our mind the minute we drive off the forecourt, yet for others it ...
7 January 2013

2012 Was A Great Year For Kia Motors

Kia Motors (UK) Limited has set a new record sales total with 66,629 cars delivered to customers during 2012 - compared to 53,615 in 2011 - and is aiming to ...

23 December 2012

The All New Peugeot 208 Is A Winner

The new Peugeet 208 - Sexy hatch with a smooth line - I think it can be safely said the bosses at Peugeot have picked themselves a winner in the ...

17 December 2012

Have You Fitted Winter Tyres To Your Car?

Following the first winter cold snap to hit the UK, Cooper Tire is urging drivers to replace their summer rubber with tyres made specifically for the cold temperatures and winter ...

13 December 2012

Freezing Weather Causes 9% Surge In Car Accidents

The UK’s first bout of widespread freezing weather has caused 9%* more accidents compared to normal winter levels, reports Accident Exchange. Since the Met Office issued a level 3 (of 4) ...
7 December 2012

Review Ford Fiesta

Well not many of you can say on a Monday morning you’re off to catch a flight to Rome to test drive the new Ford Fiesta, well I was and ...

5 December 2012

Top 5 Cars Fit For A Royal Family

To celebrate the exciting news that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting a baby, Auto Trader, the UK's number one digital marketplace to buy and sell new and ...
29 November 2012

Jaguar Land Rover Launch 2 New Models

Jaguar Land Rover celebrated the U.S. arrival of the Jaguar F-TYPE and the all-new Land Rover Range at a special VIP preview with a dynamic reveal of both models at ...

21 November 2012

Names Lancer Most Reliable Car

The Mitsubishi Lancer has been revealed as the most reliable car of the last 15 years, according to automotive warranty specialist, Warranty Direct. The Company is celebrating its 15th anniversary and ...