Important Car Rental Tips for New Consumers

Automotive Blog

Hiring a car offers consumers the benefit of convenient travel in situations where they are unable to use their own vehicles. But the rental process is not always a pleasant one for many new car renters. Whatever your reasons for needing a car for rent, it is important for you to be acquainted with the ins and outs of the rental process, especially if you are a first-time consumer, so you can avoid having unpleasant experience with car rental companies.

20 June 2017

Moving House? You Might Need a Refrigerated Van

Automotive Blog

Moving house is a complicated enough operation as it is, with so much to organise in terms of moving furniture and other belongings, plus getting everything together regarding the handover of the properties. The last thing you want is to discover some of your possessions have been damaged in transit. But you may be surprised to learn that it's a real possibility with some items, even if they're transported carefully between homes.

16 June 2017

Early Signs That Your Car Needs a Differential Checkup


If you only use your car for short-distance traveling, you will probably not come across the term "differential repair" during your car's lifetime. However, this does not mean that you should ignore signs that your vehicle's differential is failing. Ignoring even the slightest warning sign of a failing differential can be the difference between life and death; a damaged differential might cause your drivetrain to lock—a situation you do not want to be in, especially when you are cruising.

1 June 2017

How Should You Modify Your Vehicle for Better Off-Roading or a Meaner Look?


Many people treat their form of transportation as more than something utilitarian. They want to satisfy their sense of adventure with their daily ride and as a consequence often look to modify the settings that came with the vehicle when they purchased it. In this way, they're looking for a cross between performance and aesthetics and frequently, also looking for better capability in off-road situations. There are a number of different approaches to take when trying to tick all these boxes.

29 May 2017

Why Should You Buy a Caravan with an Independent Suspension System?

Automotive Blog

When you buy a caravan, you'll probably be thinking more about how many people it can carry and what kind of features it offers, rather than what type of suspension system it uses. After all, suspension systems aren't the most interesting things in the world, but you should pay attention to the type used by each model since they can make a real difference. When you're looking for your new caravan, try looking for one that uses independent suspension.

16 May 2017

5 tech savvy features that will make your new car your new best friend

Automotive Blog

Technology is making driving less of a chore and turning it into a fun and easy task. Here are 5 tech features to look for in cars that add to driving enjoyment as well as enhanced safety.  Native Bluetooth integration Having your phone or tablet integrated into your car means the end of listening to boring radio stations and flicking between stations to avoid the commercial breaks. Instead you can listen to all of the music you love, or your favourite podcast or audiobook, which can make the daily commute go so much smoother.

13 June 2016