11 Jun 2024

Is It Legal to Mount and Charge Your Phone on the Car Windscreen? Here’s What You Need to Know

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Can you mount and charge your phone on the windscreen in a car to make calls and use navigation? How about using a smartwatch?

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21 May 2024

How does a Jeep earn the trail rated badge?

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Jeep started up with the Trail Rated badge over 20 years ago. But what does it mean, and how does a Jeep earn it?

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21 May 2024

Are you safe to drive after one or two drinks?

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Most people will claim that they’re ‘well under the limit’ and thus fine to drive after having one or two alcoholic drinks. But are you safe to drive after one or two drinks?

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14 May 2024

Are LED headlights better?

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LED headlights are pretty common, but some new cars still come with older tech. So, what is an LED headlight, and should you replace your old ones?

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13 May 2024

What’s the difference between a plug-in hybrid and a battery electric vehicle?

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Hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and full battery electric cars explained: Learn what the difference is to help you choose the right electrification for you.

Alex Rae 9
09 May 2024

What is Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB)?

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If you’re learning about Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) and want to know how it works, our full explainer on AEB will help you understand it.

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26 Apr 2024

The difference between a road car and a race car explained

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Motorsport is a harsh environment for vehicles, and appears harsher than the day-to-day use of cars we’re all familiar with. But that’s not entirely true.

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22 Apr 2024

What is a car recall, and what should I do?

2 months ago 0

Manufacturer safety car recalls can affect hundreds of thousands of cars around the world, so, should you be concerned if your car is recalled?

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28 Mar 2024

Really, you should wear sunglasses when driving in the rain

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While it might sound like the opposite of what’s best, but wearing sunglasses in the rain and fog is likely to improve visibility…

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10 Mar 2023

How to choose the perfect car… for you

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When it comes to buying a new car, people often consider price or performance, but there’s so much more than that involved in choosing the perfect car.

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24 Jan 2023

How to buy a car on finance

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Practical Motoring investigate how to buy a car on finance, do you buy outright; take out a bank loan, novated lease, or a balloon payment lease?

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12 Jan 2023

Are Chinese 4WDs up to the task?

1 year ago 1 2

We drove across the Simpson Desert in two Chinese four-wheel drives. The seven-part series is complete and this is everything you need to know about it.

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06 Jan 2023

Should I buy an SUV or 4WD?

1 year ago 2 2

Sports Utility Vehicle or 4WD? SUVs are so popular it seems like you’re not doing family right unless you sell […]

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15 Dec 2022

Do you use more fuel at start-up than idling?

1 year ago 8 4

This is one that divides opinion even in the face of reason; do you use more fuel at start up than when you idle your car?

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07 Nov 2022

How to clean the worst mold and smells from a car

2 years ago 5 0

The state of this car is disgusting, and the amount of effort required to clean it is extensive, but it […]

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