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Counterpart driving licence changes — what you need...


If you're hiring a car, either in the UK or abroad, or drive for a living you'll need to know about these important changes to driving licences.
Top 10 ways to avoid stress when driving

Top 10 ways to avoid stress when driving


Maybe you're being tailgated too closely. Perhaps you're arguing with a stranger over a parking space. Or you're stuck in traffic on the way to a...
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Three essential tips before buying a car


So you want to buy a car, but where do you start? Before you even get to the dealer’s forecourt to do battle with the shiny-suited, silver-tongued...
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How do you set up an Isofix child seat, and how important...


Road safety organisations, engineers and parents all agree: Isofix is the safest way to install a child seat in a car. The mounting system, which...
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Car insurance for young drivers: how do you get the...


Hefty premiums can deter youngsters from getting on the road and costs are only likely to rise this year, but Emma Smith has some tips on how to ease...
Driving tips: How to drive in high winds

How to drive in high winds


It may be a dream front page for some of our tabloid newspaper friends but high winds are no cause for celebration if you're out on the road. Changes...
Young driver courses

What young driver courses are there for children aged...


Young car fans don’t need a provisional licence to roar round a track or try parallel parking. Driving finds races and lessons for children aged...
How to avoid stress and keep calm in a driving test

Top 10 ways to avoid stress on your driving test


Each day in the UK, around 6,000 people take their driving test. For most, it's a stressful time...
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How can you be sure to buy a used car safely?


At driving.co.uk we want to make your search for the perfect used car as easy and enjoyable as possible. Follow our simple guidelines to stay out...
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Motoring jargon buster: what do all the car terms mean?


Swot up on the many mind-boggling acronyms and bamboozling phrases that litter automotive brochures, motoring mags and used car adverts with our handy...
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What should I look out for on a test drive?


Finding a decent used car is as much about common sense as mechanical knowledge. Trust your instincts: does it ‒ or its seller ‒ seem dodgy?
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Should I buy a diesel or petrol car?


Diesels are increasingly popular - but are they really cheaper?