Today in the UK, three used cars are purchased for every new car, with most of them purchased from authorised dealers – through online ads and newspaper classifieds, or simply by word of mouth. In any case, there’s a layer of accountability in all of these methods. Meaning, if something goes wrong – you’ll be likelier to know what steps of action take. If however, something goes wrong with a car you’ve bought from the roadside, you’ll be at a loss about what to do. Continue reading
Families often look to purchase a car that’s functional and safe. But when potential car buyers opt for used cars, safety ranks down the list a little less, even if they have a family. Usually, its price that takes priority – that’s after all, the major benefit of purchasing a used car. Research conducted by Co-op insurance has laid claim to the truth only four percent of new and used car buyers place safety at the top of their buying criteria. It seems that there’s an underlying assumption that the likelihood of an accident is small. Continue reading
Used cars are often said to be less safe than their newer counterparts. However, recent research suggests that the car and make of the model is more important than the length of time a car has been used – especially when it comes to safety. In a survey conducted by Thatcham research and the safety charity Brake, Two out of three motorists assumed that a new car is automatically safer than used car. According to the research based on the assumption that a used car is at least one year, a car that is for example 5 years old but features a Euro NCAP Five-star rating, could be said to be safer than a new car without these credentials. Continue reading
Let’s face it; if you’ve been featured for all the right reasons in the Daily Mirror, on a handful of different Sky TV channels and on the Kiss radio network, you must be motoring in the right direction. And, given that’s exactly what’s happened for us at Motor2Go, we’re pretty sure you’ll agree we’re speeding away from the opposition. Continue reading
If you’ve never looked for, checked over and bought a used car before, some good advice certainly won’t go amiss. There are lot of people out there who are only too happy to pass off a jalopy as a veritable jewel on four wheels. Here are some tips then on how not to get taken for a ride… Continue reading
Car enthusiasts tend to put in a great deal of effort when choosing a vehicle they’ve always wanted to own and be seen in; however, it’s arguably just as important to take your time and be picky when it comes to a family car. After all, you’re choosing something for three, four or more people; not just yourself. Here are five key things to consider… Continue reading
Let’s face it, life today isn’t cheap; in fact, it seems only to be getting more expensive. Purchasing a car then can be a challenge for some people. However, if you have your eyes on a used motor that’s a tad pricey for your funds, then there is the option of financial aid – otherwise known as car finance. Continue reading
The organisers of the Big Meet come from Hype Culture and Sitting Dubs, two collectives of car enthusiasts. Over time, they’ve slowly grown their event to where more and more people keep coming every single year. Today, the Big Meet features a dazzling array of cars and entertainment. The show will be taking place on both the 27th and 28th August on the weekend.
Germany and Japan are famous for their ability to produce fantastic vehicles, many of which have been exported all over the world. This year, in the German vs. Japanese Car show 2016, cars from manufacturers from both countries will be competing for the admiration of visitors in a show that’s built to celebrate the best from both countries.
The MSA British tour championship is bound to provide spectators a thrilling weekend of racing, and it’s a must-attend event for any motorsport fan. Long straight lines and tight corners provide drivers with ample opportunities for overtaking, and fortunately, photographic equipment is allowed at the site. Meaning, you can take some great shots to highlight those standout moments that will happen again and again at the event.