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Expansion of ULEZ will ‘isolate people’ and could ‘price out’

Experts are warning that despite many benefits to the expansion of London’s ULEZ, there could be some unwanted consequences. These may include the isolation of people from boroughs without good transport links and pricing out of NHS workers.  Dorry Potter of National Scrap Car exclusively told Express.co.uk: “The ULEZ expansion is to ensure that an […]

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Drivers urged to use car heating as it doesn’t use extra fuel

With winter temperatures cropping up now and then, many drivers will look to save money on fuel by not turning on the heating. However, according to one expert that may not be necessary as there are many common fuel-saving misconceptions that simply aren’t true, especially during winter. Nonetheless, thousands of drivers across the UK will be anxious in […]

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Simple maintenance can prevent MOT failures and save fuel

As motorists go into the new year during a cost of living crisis and the uncertainty around fuel prices, they should be driving more economically and should have maintenance of their vehicles at the forefront of their minds, according to an expert.  Driving more economically and ensuring the car is maintained in the best way […]

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Six tips drivers should follow to avoid breakdowns this winter

As temperatures swing from high to low, drivers may notice some changes in the way their car operates. With that in mind, experts at ATS Euromaster have put together six cost-effective tips to help drivers maintain their cars and avoid any breakdowns or damages. Check the brakes When driving in bad weather such as rain, snow or ice, the road can […]

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Drivers could see an ‘enormous hike’ in fuel costs this year

Experts are warning drivers that they could see an “enormous hike” in fuel costs as fuel duty might soar by 23 percent in March. The RAC’s Fuel Watch currently predicts the prices of petrol and diesel to fall.  With millions of drivers worried about the costs, Express.co.uk spoke to an expert about the pressing issue […]

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Motorists are being ‘priced away’ from car ownership amid new

The petrol and diesel car ban set to come into effect in 2030 is an attack “on the working class” and will lead to only “the rich” being able to drive, according to Express.co.uk readers. The policy was also planned to accelerate the UK’s green transport future and encourage more to switch to electric vehicles. However, some Express.co.uk readers have […]

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Urgent advice issued to drivers as rain batters the UK amid

Use fog lights when necessary Fog lights are installed to make a vehicle more visible in poor visibility conditions such as fog, heavy rain or snow. If visibility is less than 100m, drivers should put the fog lights on. They should also remember to switch the fog lights off when visibility improves as this could […]

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Drivers warned of ‘dangerous’ car cleaning tips that may cause

Experts at Moneybarn have warned that many cleaning tips on social media sites are “relatively harmless” but some advice could come back to bite road users. They said some tips “could potentially be dangerous” to owners and have urged road users to always take precautions. The experts said: “There are loads of interior cleaning hacks you can […]

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Furious driver hits out at ‘snobby’ neighbour amid parking row

The driver ended the post by asking other Reddit users if their neighbours are likely to “win this war”. A few days later, however, the post was edited by the driver who added: “Wow just wow, I was woken up last night by the mother screaming at our house gone midnight ‘don’t park your car […]

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Drivers could see changes to car ownership with new schemes

Rob Jolly, CEO at Onto said: “While two out of three UK drivers want their next car to be electric, the transition can be expensive and daunting. “At Onto we’ve been changing the rules of the game for car ownership through our no-commitment, all-inclusive subscription service. “Our focus is on providing an easy, flexible and […]