Take The Stress Out Of Selling Your Car With These 3 Tips

There comes a time in everyone’s life when you need to sell your old family car. It can be equal parts emotional and stressful! If you don’t know how to sell a car, then it will likely be one of the worst experiences of your life. I don’t want that to happen to you, so here are a few tips to make it less stressful: Credit List your car online The most stressful thing about selling your car is that it can take ages for anyone to notice it. You’ve got the ‘for sale’ sign on the windows, you part… [Read More]

5 Steps On Finding The Right Car For You and Your Family

The right car for you could be totally different from what your family might choose, so striking a balance is essential to make sure everyone is happy. To get it right, you have to consider a number of elements before you hand over the cash. There are practical considerations to make, which will make other areas seem less significant. So help you get started, check out these steps to take on finding the right car for both you and your family. Source Assess your family needs One of the first questions to ask is ‘what you expect to get out… [Read More]

Teen Years: Driving Fears

You have been vigorously saving for college as your teenager continues to grow older and older.  You take them to get their permit, they take driving classes, and all of a sudden, they are able to get behind the wheel by themselves.  How did that happen so quickly? You begin to wonder, “How can I afford this and where am I going to find the right car for them?” Image Courtesy Of Courtney Corlew Fear not, there are ideas available for you to prepare for this life-changing moment in your teenager’s life.   Prepare them to Buy Their Car This… [Read More]

For Safe Driving It’s Important To Care For Your Tyres

Easily one of the most important parts of any car is its tyres. After all those four black, round, rubber tyres are the only thing between you and the road. Tyres keep you safe when you are on any journey and most importantly if you have a family and children they are keeping them safe as well. This is why we need to make sure that we keep our tyres in absolutely tip-top condition by making sure we care for them properly. Of course we are always looking for a good offer when it comes to buying tyres and if… [Read More]

Is Your Kid Crazy About Cars? Five Ways to Keep Them Busy!

As parents, encouraging our children’s passions and interests is part of our job. It doesn’t have to be academic, anything they take a liking to can inspire them to learn and find out more about the topic, build skills and even meet new people- and if you’ve got a kid that’s crazy about cars there’s plenty of directions you can go in with boosting their understanding of the subject. Here are a few ideas for going about it! Go to a car event There are tons of car events held up and down the country throughout the spring and summertime…. [Read More]

Cost Effective Gift Ideas for a Motor Fanatic

I’ve got one friend, as I think many of us do, who I know I can always call upon when I’m having a motor-related misadventure.  With his HID headlights searing through the urban smog, he’ll blister to my rescue like a fire-fighter racing to battle a blaze. Before I know it there’s a countless array of tools littered across the driveway, my car is jacked up two feet off the ground, and a there’s a diagnostic kit hooked up to a crevice under my dashboard which I never even knew existed.  Thirty-or-so minutes later he finally rolls out from beneath… [Read More]

Road trip plans: 5 ways to get prepared

Whether you’re thinking about a family holiday to the seaside, a romantic getaway with your partner, or a weekend in the city among friends, making plans for a road trip can be extremely exciting. But for some people, there’s also the potential for stress and suffering.  This doesn’t have to be the case though, as long as you organise yourself and are fully prepared for anything. That way, you can simply sit back and enjoy the journey, which is often just as good as the destination itself. Give your car a once-over Every road trip is completely dependent on the… [Read More]

Common Road Trip Obstacles and How to Overcome Them

Going on a road trip is a great opportunity for families to see parts of the country – and perhaps even the world – that they otherwise never get to experience. While a similar experience can be achieved when riding by rail, trains won’t let you stop whenever you spot something interesting in between stations. You could try and kindly ask the engineer but we’ll willing to bet it won’t go over well. Along with the perks of a family road trip are a series of drawbacks. Such is life – but it doesn’t mean it’s okay to simply give… [Read More]