Why do I need alloy tyre insurance in autumn/winter?

Why do I need alloy tyre insurance in autumn/winter?

Generally, we recommend that you fit your car with a set of alloy wheels when possible. It's best to do this ahead of the autumn and winter seasons to prepare your car for harsher weather. One drawback to alloy tyres, however, is their price, so it makes good sense to protect them.…

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How to get the most out of your car tyres

How to get the most out of your car tyres

Car tyres are one of the most important components of your car, providing grip on the road and keeping you in control while driving. It is really important to keep your tyres in good working condition so that you stay safe on the road and minimise the risk of a tyre blowout.…

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What key things should you look for in a GAP insurance provider?

What key things should you look for in a GAP insurance provider?

GAP insurance can be an invaluable addition to your current car insurance policy. Whether it's a regular car you're looking to cover or an Electric Vehicle, it's essential you find the right GAP Insurance provider. With so many providers offering GAP insurance UK drivers need to be aware of what to look out for, in order to make sure they choose the best for their needs.…

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Will electric vehicles buck the usual depreciation trend?

Will electric vehicles buck the usual depreciation trend?

We are entering a new era of motoring and there is an end in sight for the future of petrol and diesel cars. With the date of 2030 firmly fixed as the point when only electric vehicles (EVs) will roll off the production line, it is well worth asking one of the most pertinent questions relating to new car buying. Will electric vehicles buck the usual depreciation trend?…

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Is purchasing scratch and dent cover for your new car worth the cost?

Is purchasing scratch and dent cover for your new car worth the cost?

Dedicated scratch and dent insurance is designed to cover smaller amounts of damage inflicted on a vehicle’s bodywork. Sometimes referred to as cosmetic cover, vehicle owners will typically find this specific insurance is much less expensive to purchase than a standard policy and will enable them to claim for a wide range of scrapes, scuffs and dents that are dished out in car parks. However, this kind of cover will not pay out for major damage.…

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Even careful drivers need a backup plan - how GAP insurance can help

Even careful drivers need a backup plan - how GAP insurance can help

If you take pride in your car and look after it by driving it carefully and carrying out regular maintenance and cleaning tasks to keep it looking smart, it can be really frustrating when it sustains some sort of accidental damage. You might even be unfortunate enough to suffer a collision through no fault of your own. This might mean that you face a repair bill or you may even need a replacement vehicle.…

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What is the simplest way of making your car more reliable?

What is the simplest way of making your car more reliable?

Everyone wants their vehicle to be as reliable as possible. Whether it's for getting us back and forth to work, getting the kids to school, or going to the shops, we all rely on our vehicles. Despite that, many people neglect the one simple thing that can help eliminate most common mechanical and reliability issues - regular servicing.…

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Which UK drivers can benefit from GAP insurance?

Which UK drivers can benefit from GAP insurance?

Guaranteed Asset Protection or 'GAP' for short, is a kind of cover you can purchase, providing protection for new cars. Its purpose is to cover the difference between what your motor insurer is prepared to pay up if your vehicle is a total loss and the amount that you paid to buy your car.…

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Should you buy an electric car? Here's what you need to know

Should you buy an electric car? Here's what you need to know

Electric vehicles aren't anything new. In fact, for as long as there have been internal combustion engine cars, there have been cars powered by electric motors too. But electric vehicles haven't had the century of use that ICE cars have, and it has only really been in the last ten years or so that the technology has begun to be developed for the mass market.…

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Why buy GAP insurance online instead of from dealers?

Why buy GAP insurance online instead of from dealers?

Guaranteed Asset Protection, or GAP insurance for short, is notably among the most misunderstood policies that are available to purchase providing protection for you and your car. This is mainly due to how rarely car owners come across this kind of cover, which usually arrives on the negotiation table only when they’re attempting to secure the best possible price for a brand-new car.…

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