Motoring advice

Damaged headlight after a car accident
Understanding Total Loss

Motoring advice

10 October 2023

Total loss, also known as a “write off”, can be a difficult experience for car owners. Whether it’s due to an accident, or that your car has been stolen - it’s good to know what total loss means.

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Clean air zones and how they can affect motorists

Motoring advice

13 July 2023

With the success of London's Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ), we take a look at how they can affect motorists with more councils looking to join the scheme.

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What are smart motorways and how do they work?

Motoring advice

18 January 2023

With technology advancing everything in our lives, in this article we take a look at what smart motorways are and what they could mean for your commute.

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Alternative fuel guide

Motoring advice

2 March 2022

The future of driving is changing. But what does it look like? In this guide, we consider some of the alternative forms of fuel that may be used in the long-term.

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Normal & private car number plates: AXA UK's comprehensive guide

Motoring advice

10 February 2022

Find out everything you need to know about standard and private number plates in AXA’s helpful guide.

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Diesel car scrappage scheme: everything you need to know

Motoring advice

8 February 2022

Considering scrapping your diesel car for a ULEZ compliant vehicle? Get the lowdown from AXA on what you need to consider before upgrading!

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New Highway Code changes: everything you need to know

Motoring advice

28 January 2022

The Highway Code has changed; find out what you need to know in our handy guide.

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Scam alert: DVLA issues warning to elderly drivers renewing their licence

Motoring advice

18 January 2022

The DVLA has issued a warning to elderly drivers looking to renew their licence after a spat of scams. Learn how to protect yourself online here.

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2030 and the future of UK roads

Motoring advice

3 December 2021

What will the future of driving look like in the UK? We may not have all the answers, but there’s a few things we know for certain.