Managing a farm is hard enough. The last thing you want is not to have the right machinery in place to help you run it properly. Whether this is a tractor, a plough or a cultivator, having the right tools with which to work the land is key to having a successful farming business.
Wednesday, 13 December 2017
Friday, 8 December 2017
It is no surprise that winter is a dangerous time for driving in the UK. It can be difficult to drive safely in the winter months due to the poor visibility, bad weather and slippery conditions, which is why it is vital that motorists are extra careful behind the wheel. A study showed that 70,000 more accidents occur in the winter months compared to the summer, with the average cost of repairs being £2,050 during this period.
Thursday, 7 December 2017
In the coming years, it is expected that electric automobiles will start to replace petrol and diesel. There is already evidence of this with the latest new car sales statistics, which show a 36.9% rise in the sale of electric and hybrids in October, whilst the sale of diesel fell by a third.
Wednesday, 6 December 2017
Sunday, 3 December 2017
Thinking of buying a vehicle for your business? Here are five tips for helping you to save money and get the best out of your vehicle.
Thursday, 30 November 2017
Wednesday, 29 November 2017
Ask anyone who has achieved success in the trucking industry what their journey has been like and they will no doubt look at you with the kind of wry smile that says they’ve made a mint. They wouldn’t be lying either. Get it right and owning your own trucking company be mega-profitable. But don’t be lulled into a false sense of security because it ain’t easy. Most truckers trying to make it as entrepreneurs end up failing.
Tuesday, 28 November 2017
Monday, 27 November 2017
As a young motoring enthusiast of the 1980s, you can probably remember Saturday morning kids TV, the fall of the Soviet Union, Roland Rat and Margaret Thatcher. You probably also have a recollection of the angular chassis’ of the boxy vehicles of the decade, the gunmetal grey, black and red metallic paints and the spoilers that graced every so-called sports version of a motor. The 1980s is seeing a resurgence in fashion, the media and interior design. It makes sense that the world of motoring would also embrace this nostalgic look back to a retro era. Take a look at the retro classics you might be tempted to own again.
Friday, 24 November 2017
Thursday, 23 November 2017
Wednesday, 22 November 2017
Manual transmission cars are always made out to be some kind of impossible enigma. So many characters in TV shows and are completely stumped by having to drive a manual transmission car as if it’s somehow ridiculously complicated. Yet, in so many countries around the world, manual cars are the norm and automatics are seen as a bit of a cop-out. So, what’s the truth? Is it really that hard to drive a manual car and are they better or worse than automatics?
Tuesday, 21 November 2017
Monday, 20 November 2017
Nobody wants to break down on the road, and you should, of course, do everything that it is in your power to do, from having your car regularly tuned-up to driving safely, to lower the odds of it happening, but sometimes things just don’t go to plan! However, if you do, despite your best efforts, end up breaking down, here are some things you can do to make the situation safer for you and other road users:
Wednesday, 15 November 2017
Driving - it’s easy, right? You just push the button, take off the brake and go. Yeah, that makes sense - when you’ve been driving for years! Of course, in reality, there are about a dozen extra steps you’ve missed out with that simple description of how to handle a vehicle. When you’ve driven a car a few times, things start to become natural, easy, and even automatic. So how much training do you really need to drive a car?
Tuesday, 14 November 2017
Road trips sound great, in theory. The idea of hitting the open road, being free and having picnics in scenic locations is something that appeals to many of us. As do the ideas of saving money on travel and having your car with you when you reach your destination. However, when it comes to practice, they aren’t always as fun as you expected.
Saturday, 11 November 2017
So you’re planning a long drive, either for business or for pleasure (but preferably for pleasure), and you’re not quite sure how to pull it off without falling victim to tiredness, hallucinations, and stress? Well, luckily there are various things you can do to help the drive go off without a hitch. If you work things right, you might even be able to enjoy the trip. Here are some tips for achieving that.
Wednesday, 8 November 2017
For many truck owners, their vehicle is required on a daily basis, either for work or leisure. Therefore, you need to make sure that you take the best care of it that you possibly can. A lot of this involves simple care and maintenance techniques that we are going to be discussing in more detail in this article. Get the basics right and your truck will reward you with years of loyal service. So, let’s dive in and discuss a few of these simple tricks and tips.
Tuesday, 7 November 2017
For a lot of people, buying a car is a way to paint a social picture. Just like you dress for the job you want, you buy the best car you can afford the lifestyle you dream of. Needless to say, a significant proportion of drivers would rather buy a luxury car than a simple SUV. Except that luxury cars come at a high price, and not everybody can afford a Ferrari, an iconic E-type Jaguar or even a Lamborghini. But not every luxury car has to cost an arm and a leg.