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Learners offered more than £100 off driving lessons with dash cam deal

Learners offered more than £100 off driving lessons with dash cam deal

Learner drivers are being offered the chance to save more than £100 on their lessons as part of a deal between the UK’s biggest driving school and a dash cam firm. The partnership will see anyone who buys selected dash cam models from Nextbase offered a discount on learning packages with Red Driving School worth […]

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Aston Martin Vantage Roadster – sports car loses roof and gains a new name

Aston Martin Vantage Roadster – sports car loses roof and gains a new name

Aston Martin has launched the latest member of its growing model line-up – the Vantage Roadster. Two years after the latest Vantage Coupe hit the roads, the Roadster replaces the familiar Volante name-tag for Aston’s convertibles and brings an al fresco addition to the family while retaining the hard-top’s mechanicals and performance. Priced from £126,950, […]

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Learners in the dark over nighttime driving as 100,000 miss out on vital lessons

Learners in the dark over nighttime driving as 100,000 miss out on vital lessons

More than 100,000 learner drivers a year are missing out on vital knowledge by sitting their test without ever having practised in the dark. Figures released by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) show that, despite the added challenges presented by driving in the dark, just under a fifth (17.5 per cent) of candidates […]

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You’ll soon be able to use your iPhone or Apple Watch to start your car

You’ll soon be able to use your iPhone or Apple Watch to start your car

Apple Watch and iPhone users will soon be able to use their devices to unlock and start their cars. The tech giant released a new test version of its operating system last week which includes references to a CarKey feature. According to 9to5Mac, the beta version of iOS 13.4 includes mentions of a CarKey API […]

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Why not de-icing your car properly could cost you between £20 and £2,500

Why not de-icing your car properly could cost you between £20 and £2,500

After Storm Ciara’s recent battering of the UK and with Storm Dennis predicted to continue the onslaught this week many drivers are waking up to find their cars covered in snow and ice. In the rush to get out of the cold and on your way it might be tempting to fire up your car […]

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Drivers risking huge fines and points for going to the toilet on the motorway

Drivers risking huge fines and points for going to the toilet on the motorway

Millions of British motorists are risking a heavy fine and points on their licence by stopping to go to the toilet at the roadside. The hard shoulder on a motorway is there as a last resort in case of emergencies but as many as 2.5m drivers have admitted to using it as an impromptu loo. […]

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The biggest car discounts ahead of the March plate change – how to save up to £12,000

The biggest car discounts ahead of the March plate change – how to save up to £12,000

2020 sees big jump in savings as new car market struggles

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The biggest car discounts ahead of the March plate change – how to save up to £12,000

The biggest car discounts ahead of the March plate change – how to save up to £12,000

Car dealers are offering as much as £12,000 off some new models as they look to shift stock ahead of the registration plate change. With new ‘20’ plate registrations due to be issued from March 1, research into the biggest savings has revealed a significant increase in discounts being offered and the brands and models […]

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Tesla accused of remotely removing Autopilot from second-hand car

Tesla accused of remotely removing Autopilot from second-hand car

Car maker deleted vehicle’s driver assist functions after it had been sold

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Tesla accused of remotely removing Autopilot from second-hand car

Tesla accused of remotely removing Autopilot from second-hand car

Tesla has been accused of removing £6,000 ($8,000) worth of driver aid functions from a car after it was sold on the second-hand market. The electric car maker remotely disabled two driver aid functions – Enhanced Autopilot and so-called Full Self Driving capability (FSD) – after the car had changed hands, despite advertising it as […]

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