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A “Must Read” – Driving in Europe

by TheCarNetwork on 20th July 2018 in Uncategorised

Did you know that when driving in France you are required by law to carry the following items in order to avoid any unnecessary fines or penalties :- • French clean air stickers – called Crit’Air vignettes – are part of a six-category sticker system that applies to all motor vehicles in certain areas to […]

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Buying -v- Leasing

by TheCarNetwork on 25th June 2018 in Leasing

Is it best to buy or lease my next car? When you are in the market for a new car there are a lot of decisions to make. Should you buy with cash? Buy with Finance – or maybe lease which is like hiring a car for a fixed period at a fixed cost?

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ELECTRIC VEHICLES – AN INTRODUCTION

by TheCarNetwork on 17th April 2018 in Uncategorised

April 2018 and already more than 130,000 drivers are enjoying the benefits of electric and hybrid motoring. We have seen the majority of that growth within the last 2 years making it the fastest growing vehicle sector in the UK and many of the top manufacturers in the UK are now offering a plug-in vehicle […]

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Road tax changes from April 2018

by TheCarNetwork on 12th February 2018 in Uncategorised

Just a note from me to remind you about the new Road Tax changes that will hit the streets in April of this year. Back in the  Autumn Budget, Chancellor Philip Hammond announced that all new diesel cars from 1 April 2018 will face going up a VED (Vehicle Excise Duty) band if they fail […]

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An honest indepth explanation of leasing pricing!

by TheCarNetwork on 10th November 2017 in Uncategorised

We understand that leasing a car or van is a huge decision and our goal is to empower you with honest, in depth and reliable cost information to help you make an informed decision. This leasing cost & pricing guide is designed to help you to understand how the leasing providers arrive at the monthly […]

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“Hazardous Halloween” … and this is not about spooks!

by TheCarNetwork on 28th October 2017 in Uncategorised

The glorious days of Autumn bring many changes for road users from dazzlingly blinding sunlight to the first icy windscreen of the season. One of the top causes for accidents in the UK appears to be driver distraction and not paying enough attention to changing surroundings so here is a reminder of things to be […]

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Drive safe this summer

by TheCarNetwork on 29th May 2017 in Uncategorised

Come Whit Half term holiday there is an air of excitement – maybe fear! and anticipation around our young people about to sit exams. They will soon be over for another year and the long summer holiday begins. Time to think about safe summer driving  On the face of it – you would have expected […]

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Don’t forget the new VED regime becomes effective 1 April 2017

by TheCarNetwork on 6th January 2017 in Uncategorised

THEY CHANGED THE RULES AGAIN! You know how it is – just when you think you have a handle on things – and as a business owner there are lots of things to get a handle on! Where am I going with this? Well its TAX again! You will need to know about this – […]

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Autumn driving

by TheCarNetwork on 24th October 2016 in Uncategorised

The crisp mornings are well and truly with us now – but the glorious days of Autumn are not just about Blackberry Crumble and crunchy leaves – it brings many changes for road users from dazzlingly blinding sunlight to the first icy windscreen of the season. As one of the top causes for accidents in […]

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Important changes to the cost of your Road Tax next year.

by TheCarNetwork on 17th October 2016 in Uncategorised

If you’re planning to buy a new car that will be registered on or after 1st April 2017 you need to know about the changes that are going to be made to the Road Fund Licence – that’s road tax to you and me or the old tax disc. It is all change for new […]

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