An MOT test is simply the annual test of vehicle safety, roadworthiness (we love that word) and exhaust emissions for most vehicles over three years old in the UK. The name comes from Ministry Of Transport, who were in charge when the test was first introduced. Many people worry when their car needs its MOT renewed. […]


If your car’s making a noise or a rattle you’ll be worried what’s causing it. Unusual noises from your car could be an early sign of an auto system or component failure. Whatever you do, don’t ignore it. Having the problem looked at early can save money. And you never want to compromise when it […]


When your car won’t start there could many things responsible. Always make sure you’ve got to the bottom of the problem before you continue using the car. Otherwise you might compromise your safety. Here’s a guide to some of the most common problems and what you need to do to fix them. If your car […]


When it comes to breath-taking scenery, drivers are spoiled for choice in Scotland.  Indeed, 58% of visitors claim that they come to Scotland to enjoy the natural surroundings, with thousands each year flocking to regions like the Highlands, Cairngorm National Park and the Borders to experience the country’s natural splendour. Regardless of whether you live […]


Holidays in Scotland and the rest of the UK are becoming increasingly popular – especially for those who want to take in some spectacular UK scenery. To ensure you get the most out of your summer trip, it’s a good idea to plan well beforehand. If you’ll be driving during your summer holiday this year, […]