Motoring tips and guides

Used cars on forecourt
What to look for when buying a used car

Buying a car

9 November 2020

A comprehensive guide of things to look for when buying a used car, so you can rest assured that you're getting a good deal.

Tyre being fixed silver car
Car maintenance checklist

Car maintenance

5 November 2020

Check out our ultimate car maintenance checklist to find out how to keep your car running smoothly.

Inflating a car tyre
How to maintain your car during lockdown

Car maintenance

5 November 2020

If you need to keep your car off the road, find out how to store it, your legal responsibilities, maintenance tips, and how to get back on the road.

Crashed car on back of rescue truck
Car insurance write-off categories explained

Car insurance policies

2 November 2020

AXA’s guide to car insurance write-off categories explains all you need to know about buying, repairing and insuring a damaged car.

Rear brake lights
What is ABS? Anti-Lock Braking Systems explained

Car maintenance

8 October 2020

Our handy guide to ABS explains exactly what Anti-Lock Braking Systems are, how effective they are and how you can check if your car has one.

Silver car parked on driveway in front of garage with brown door
SORN: everything you need to know

Car insurance policies

7 August 2020

Find out everything you need to know about SORN including insurance, tax and MOT implications, where to keep your car, how much it costs, plus a list of additional FAQs.

Car finance
Car finance: know your options

Buying a car

24 January 2020

Don’t be confused by car finance options. Our complete guide covers the various ways to purchase a car and will help you choose the right one for you.

Road trip in the Scottish Highlands
How to avoid invalidating your car insurance

Car insurance policies

7 October 2019

Read our tips on how to avoid accidentally invalidating your car insurance.

The guide to car insurance excess
Car insurance excess explained

Car insurance policies

29 April 2019

Get all the car insurance excess FAQs in our easy excess explainer guide.