Drive Dynamics: Winter Driving Tips

Driving in Snow & Ice • Stopping distances are increased by up to 10 times those in the dry – leave plenty of space! • If your car skids, don’t brake – press the clutch and steer into the skid – braking will almost always make the skid worse. • Reduce the risk of skidding by driving slowly and smoothly …

Simon CalvertDrive Dynamics: Winter Driving Tips

Don’t Get In The Habit Of Being A Middle Lane Hogger!!

Once you have passed your driving test, at some point you will be able to venture out on to the extensive motorway network we have throughout the UK.  Driving on them is easy if you drive safely, be alert to other drivers and their intentions, and do not join the endless hoard of drivers who sit in the middle lane …

Simon CalvertDon’t Get In The Habit Of Being A Middle Lane Hogger!!

Tax Discs To Be Brought Into 21st Century!

George Osborne, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, has announced that it is the end of the road for the tax disc on cars as we know it.  After over 90 years, it is to be scrapped and replaced by an electronic system. Car tax was introduced to this country in 1888, and car tax discs were introduced in 1921, to …

Simon CalvertTax Discs To Be Brought Into 21st Century!