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Browsing all posts in June, 2013.

Countdown to the 2013 Goodwood Festival of Speed

The Goodwood Festival of Speed is the world’s biggest car culture event – attracting well over 100,000 visitors every year. It is held in the grounds of Lord March’s estate, just next to the main Goodwood race circuit in West Sussex where the annual revival festival is held. The event features a hill climb where [...]

What Happens to a Scrap Car?

Once your trusty A-B starts to stutter, cough, chokes and complains when you try to start ol’ faithful. Finally starting reluctantly, the next logical place that you should drive to is a scrap yard. But what happens when you turn your car in to be sent the the big scrap heap in the sky, its [...]

7 Ways to Ease Your Transition from Petrol to Electric-Powered Vehicles

While everyone knows that the electric automobile is good for the environment, very few of us have actually made the change. This might be because it can be quite difficult to make this transition. Lack of knowledge and infrastructure is partly to blame for this, so we are here to rectify the situation. Below, you’ll [...]

THE JCB Group Guide to Purchasing Used Cars

Once you’ve made the decision to purchase a new car, you’re faced with the big question: do you buy new or used? Both options have their pros and cons, so what are the contributing factors that will influence your decision? Here are some pros and cons from vehicle sales experts, JCB Group on what to [...]