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This summer, caravan and motorhome owners will be subjected to on-the-spot inspections and fines. As lockdown restrictions relax this summer, caravan and motorhome owners will face on-the-spot safety assessments. Failure to use caravans or motorhomes safely can result in substantial fines and possibly penalty points on a driver’s license. Experts have expressed alarm about a probable increase in staycation vacations as a result of international travel quarantine laws. The DVSA predicts that many people would instead take their caravans and trailers to UK outdoor locations. With few opportunities for a foreign vacation and little money in the bank, some drivers…

MOT test garages may be phased out since expansion makes it ‘difficult for businesses to survive.’ MOT TEST garages in towns and cities throughout the UK may close soon, putting pressure on drivers who are unable to obtain tests. As a result of the backlog, a MOT garage has warned that many businesses may struggle to “survive” in the coming year. He warned that the six-month extension has put garages under financial strain as they compete for clients in a short time frame. Previously, garages were expected to do their work throughout the year, with peak periods in March and…

Warning: Is your car compatible with the new E10 gasoline? How to Perform a Check This year, E10 petrol will be available in the UK, making it the most widely distributed fuel of its kind. However, some models will not work with the new gasoline. Thousands of motorists have been informed that they will be unable to use the new E10 gasoline in their vehicles. From September, the more ecologically friendly E10 petrol will replace the E5 petrol now in use in the UK, and some older models will be incompatible with the fuel. As part of the government’s ambitions…

Electric cars aren’t enough for the UK to go totally green, according to Green Britain. A think group warns that switching to electric vehicles will not be enough to decarbonize travel. According to the Institute for Public Policy Research, walking, cycling, and public transportation must all play a larger role in a greener post-pandemic Britain (IPPR). “Little progress has been made in decreasing transport emissions over the last three decades,” said Luke Murphy, the head of the IPPR’s environmental justice commission. The government’s current chosen approach prioritizes the transition to electric vehicles. Such an approach will not benefit people or…

If you drive with faulty headlights, you might be fined up to £1,000. If your car’s headlights aren’t working properly, you might be fined up to £1,000. USwitch experts warn that if only one headlight is working, drivers will be stopped and fined £100 on the spot. They claim that this serves as a “warning” to drivers, with fines potentially reaching £1,000 if the problem is not resolved. “Driving without proper functional headlights is illegal,” according to USwitch. “Although one headlight may appear to be plenty for seeing on the road, you risk driving with no visibility if the other…

With a new business plan, Richard Hammond saves his father and son’s automobile restoration business. Richard Hammond, the host of TOP GEAR, has promised to get his hands filthy when he debuts his new antique automobile restoration firm this weekend. Mr. Hammond’s new company pledges to serve a wide range of clients, from “minor jobs to comprehensive restorations.” However, the Top Gear host has stated that he is “not deluded enough” to believe that someone would entrust their pricey vehicle to him. He intimated that the car would not become a “brand specialist,” and that “surprises” would be arriving at…

MOT stations are “unprepared” for electric vehicles, and drivers may have to wait “weeks” for inspections. MOT test garages are believed to be “completely unprepared” for an increase in electric vehicle sales, with certain centers “unable to cope” if demand spikes. Parkers MOT garages, according to Jonathan Barbera, do not have enough certified people or the necessary technology to work on electric vehicles. He cautioned that “hundreds” of garages lacked access to a single electric vehicle mechanic, making it impossible for EV owners to visit them for repairs. Many EV owners, according to Mr Barbera, will need to have their…

With nearly 13,000 cars involved, number plate modifications are the most common illegal car update. According to recent research from Compare the Market, number plate modifications are the most common illegal vehicle modification seen on UK cars. Last year, more than 13,000 drivers were caught driving with tampered license plates than any other illegal update. The 13,720 offenders accounted for 56% of all driver concerns about modifications. Changes to a vehicle’s headlights were the second most popular change, affecting nearly 5,700 drivers. Last year, more than 3,000 cars had illegally tinted windows, accounting for 17% of all illegal alerts. Finally,…

This summer, drivers are transforming their automobiles into little caravans for staycation getaways. IN A NEW TREND, UK HOLIDAYMAKERS are skipping hotels and Airbnbs in favor of converting their own cars into caravans. Some motorists have turned their own cars into hotel rooms, complete with everything you’ll need for a staycation in the United Kingdom. Laurie Alyce, a history teacher, turned her modest Fiat 500 into a trailer and documented her journey on the social networking site TokTok. She said in an internet video that the first step was to remove everything from the car seats and close the sunroof…

Despite paying more for coverage, car insurance customers choose monthly policies. Customers prefer monthly car insurance policies over annual policies, despite the risk of paying more for coverage, according to a Cuvva study. As drivers recover from a terrible financial year, experts warn that the transition to monthly policies is “on the rise.” According to Cuvva, almost a third of drivers in the UK, or about 10 million people, pay for auto insurance on a monthly basis. Cuvva’s COO, Andy Tomlinson, stated that drivers “no longer want to be shackled” to annual contracts. “People want straightforward financial products that meet…

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