Hyundai makes clothes from discarded car parts – including seatbelts and airbags

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. The manufacturer has teamed up with several high-end fashion designers to upcycle discarded materials from the automotive manufacturing and scrapping process and sell them at Selfridges. The

How to clean your car correctly

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. We spend a lot of money on cars, but don’t look after them once we own them. If you don’t regularly clean your car, you’ll notice scratches

How to book a driving test – what time do new slots become available?

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Driving has taken new significance in the coronavirus stricken world, with cases on the rise once more. As the Government encourages people to return to work and

Driving test NI: Can you book MOT and driving tests in Northern Ireland?

Coronavirus has affected much across the UK, with the closure of businesses, travel restrictions and social distancing guidelines. As restrictions begin to lift, some aspects of everyday life are getting back to normal. But what does this mean for your MOT test or driving test? In Northern Ireland, MOT tests

Road Trip essentials: The SIX things you need to know before your summer road trip

Many Britons are opting to stay in the UK this year following the coronavirus outbreak, choosing to travel to picturesque locations across the nation instead of abroad. Whether it’s relaxing by the beach in Cornwall, exploring the historic streets of Edinburgh or passing by York cathedral, staycations nearly always feature

MOT extension deadline: When do you have to get your car MOTed?

Car garages were allowed to reopen in England on June 1 after being closed in line with Government lockdown rules on March 23. Many remained open throughout the lockdown for essential services on vehicles belonging to key workers and NHS staff. Every car in the UK is required to have

MOT holiday to end early after AA and RAC fears about more than a million unsafe cars

MOT checks might begin again after fears that more than a million unsafe cars will flood the UK’s roads when lockdown restrictions are lifted on July 4. The checks were originally meant to be postponed from March 30 until the end of September, due to the coronavirus lockdown restrictions. It

Company car tax calculator: How much tax should you pay on a company car?

Car tax is calculated a number of different measures and company cars are no different. Company cars come under benefit-in-kind (BIK) tax as they are seen as an extra taxable benefit that falls outside your standard salary with its income tax and National Insurance tax contributions. You pay tax on

Alfa Romeo to cover finance payments on new cars if owner loses job due to coronavirus

In a groundbreaking move, Alfa Romeo has pledged to pay up to seven months of payments on its models at no cost to the driver. Customers whose employment circumstances change during the first 12 months of the financial agreement will be eligible for the payment waiver under the Job Loss Protection