Corner Park GarageBlog
Alternative fuel methods for cars have come a long way over the past few years. Just 25 years ago, the concept still seemed just that – a concept, something to be wheeled out at car shows as a possibility for the future, despite the performance that would just about get you to the shops and back after 12 hours of charging at a maximum speed of 20mph. You might as well have gone by bicycle.
Despite the world’s oil prices hitting record lows over the past few weeks, the prices at the pumps are still high enough to make your eyes water. However, while there is not much you can do to change the price per litre, there are some other handy ways to make your petrol or diesel go further.
When it comes to the Great British Weather, everyone knows that the best advice is to be prepared for anything. For motorists, there is always an abundance of advice for winter driving – yet the hot and sunny conditions that we have been experiencing recently bring their very own set of challenges.
From the earliest days of motoring, cars and gadgets have gone hand in hand. For those who cut their motoring teeth in the 1970s and 80s, the top gadgets included stereo systems, extra fog lights and perhaps those famous “Dixie” horns. Today, cars are less-suited to these sort of aftermarket additions, but our modern-day love of technology means that the in-car gadget market is as healthy as ever.
There is no question about it: automatic cars are taking over. However, manual cars are still around and still popular. Drivers are divided on which is the best, but the truth is that each type of gearbox features certain benefits and shortcomings. What matters, however, is your preference.
So, how do you fix squeaky breaks? Well, there are several things that you can do, including checking for any lose parts, replacing worn parts and lubricating parts and pads.
Learning how to drive is an easy task, but only for those who have the right mindset. Most people fail their driving tests due to nervousness and lack of enough time to prepare.
As a motorist, one of the worst scenarios you can encounter is being stuck in traffic. Sometimes, it can be extremely challenging to tell whether a certain route has traffic or not; the reason it is necessary to make use of a smartphone traffic app.
Spring is here and so this means it is the perfect time of year to jump in your car and to enjoy the stunning scenery that Wales has on offer! Wales is such a stunning country to enjoy, with its beautiful scenery, architecture, rich history and plentiful castles. So, where should you plan those enjoyable road trips this Spring? Well, below we have 3 road trip ideas for you to enjoy when in Wales this Springtime.
We have put together a list of the top ten cars that our experts feel that last the longest! Reliability is key when choosing a new car, so we have set out to help you make the right decision.