Britain is the third biggest buyer of electric cars in Europe


Britain is the third biggest buyer of electric cars in Europe

The growing popularity of electric cars in Europe shows no signs of slowing down, with the continent edging closer to reaching half-a-million electric and hybrid vehicles on the road. The 500,000 figure is expected to be achieved by the end of 2016 according to a recent report, with Britain being the third biggest buyers of…

How do I know if my vehicle qualifies for classic car insurance?


How do I know if my vehicle qualifies for classic car insurance?

Want a great deal on classic car insurance? Get a FREE quote now. If you own a classic or heritage/collectible vehicle, then classic car insurance can offer certain benefits not available with traditional car insurance policies. Most notably, specialist classic car insurance can work out more cost effective as insurers assume that you will be…

Admiral to analyse Facebook posts to price car insurance premiums


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Compare car insurance deals and get a FREE quote now Update: Admiral have now been force to cancel their plans to launch the firstcarquote program after Facebook blocked them from using personal data. Facebook announced that protecting the privacy of its users was of the utmost importance and that it had clear guidelines about how information obtained from…

A complete guide to short-term car insurance


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Compare quotes for short-term car insurance now >>> As well all know, most standard car insurance policies run for 12 months from the date you take it out – and is then renewed on that date each year. But what if you don’t need car insurance cover for a whole 12 months? What if you’re…

Exhaust emissions – a complete guide to what comes out of your car’s exhaust


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The European rules that affect the exhaust emissions from our cars were first introduced back in 1970, and ever since these European emission standards have been periodically reviewed and improved. The result is that the cars on our roads are now ‘cleaner’ then they have ever been before, and their emissions will continue to get…

Driverless car tested on UK public for first time


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Compare car insurance deals and get a FREE quote now A driverless car was tested on members of the public for the first time yesterday. The test in Milton Keynes involved a two-seater vehicle which travelled around a 1km loop on the pavements near the town’s train station. The team running the test hope it…

Convicted driver insurance – how to get a cheap deal


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Those with a criminal conviction – whether it’s for driving or for something else entirely – can find it difficult to get car insurance, and when they do it is even harder to find a good deal. But luckily there are specialist insurers who may be able to help… Related… Car insurance deals for the…