The Auto Motive

A regular injection of innovation, opinion, and insight

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Porsche
28 July 2022

Negotiating buying a used car: our top tips

Strong negotiation skills and knowledge of your chosen car are the best way to get a used car at a good price. Need some tips? Read on.
Porsche
26 July 2022

Do blue disabled badges work in Europe?

CarsVansandBikes looks at the Europe to discover if they accept UK blue disability badges. Turns out only 20 countries do!
Porsche
25 July 2022

Should I buy a new or used car? Pros and cons

Should you buy a new or used car. Professional tips for choosing the best used car and avoid any issues. Follow our buying guides for success car deals.
Porsche
18 July 2022

Buying a used car sight unseen: is it a good idea?

Buying a car without seeing it first is more common than it used to be.So we’ve put together some tips for buying a used car sight unseen from a private seller
Porsche
11 July 2022

Buying a used family car: how to make the right choice

When it comes to buying a used family car, there’s plenty to consider. To help ‘steer’ you in the right direction, we’ve put together some key points.
Porsche
04 July 2022

What to do after passing your driving test?

Yay, you’ve finally passed your driving test – only question is, what do you do now? Check out our guide on what to do after passing your driving test!
Porsche
13 June 2022

Can you drive straight after passing your test?

Can you drive straight after passing your test? There are some things you need to be aware of to ensure you’re not breaking the law.
Porsche
27 May 2022

What's a good mileage for a used car?

Buying a used car can be confusing at times. There’s so many factors to bear in mind. Mileage is, of course, one of them. But what is a good mileage?
Porsche
20 May 2022

The best time to buy a used car in the UK

There are several times during the year when a car buyer could potentially save money. Read our tips to find out when they are.
Porsche
12 May 2022

Your rights when buying a used car from a dealer

Buying a used car can sometimes be a huge financial burden. But the good news is that you could be entitled to certain protections if something goes wrong.
Porsche
06 May 2022

8 questions to ask when you buy a used car

Make sure you’re equipped with a set of questions to ask when buying a used car.
Porsche
05 May 2022

ALKS - Automated Lane Keeping Systems

ALKS (Automated Lane Keeping Systems) CarsVansandBikes lets you know all about this traffic jam chauffeur technology
Porsche
05 May 2022

Car insurance explained

Find out all about car insurance groups together with learning all about security ratings. Both elements affect what you ultimately pay for car insurance.
Porsche
05 May 2022

Guide to buying cheap tyres online

Searching for cheap tyres online? Our guide to cheap budget car tyres will give you the latest information on how to get great deals on cheap tyres online.
Porsche
05 May 2022

The history of number plates in the UK

CarsVansandBikes explains the history of number plates in the UK. The first plate A1 was registered in London in 1904. Learn more about the format and origin.
Porsche
05 May 2022

Towing a trailer or caravan

The rules around towing a trailer or caravan have changed as of 16th December 2021, it's now easier to tow and CarsVansandBikes.com lets you see the detail.
Porsche
05 May 2022

How to sell your car privately - Our top 10 tips

Selling your car can be simple and straightforward! Check out our hassle-free guide on how to sell your car privately.
Porsche
05 May 2022

Top 10 tips to prepare your car for winter

CarsVansandBikes provide you with the top 10 winter preparation tips
Porsche
05 May 2022

Tips for Buying a Used Car

With so much to consider, buying a used car online can be daunting. Thankfully, our Tips for Buying a Used Car make finding the right vehicle for you a breeze
Porsche
05 May 2022

Reasons to buy a used car online

If you’ve previously had reservations about buying a used car online, you’ve come to the right place. Check out our list of reasons to buy a used car online
Porsche
05 May 2022

Petrol vs diesel vs hybrid cars - what are the environmental impacts?

Want to be a greener driver? Drowning in environmental facts and figures? Read our no-nonsense guide comparing Petrol Vs Diesel Vs Hybrid Cars.
Porsche
05 May 2022

Best used family cars

Whether it's the school run, the big Saturday shop or a long-distance UK trip, our list of best used family cars will help you find the perfect next vehicle
Porsche
05 May 2022

Best used electric cars

Electric cars are growing in popularity year on year, and used ones are no different. Read our take on the best used electric cars and things to bear in mind.
Porsche
05 May 2022

Best used cars for first time drivers - reliable and affordable

Buying your first car can feel exciting and independent, but the best used cars for first time drivers are safe, reliable and cheap to run.
Porsche
05 May 2022

Best electric cars 2022

Electric cars are quickly becoming the norm, but how do you know which electric car is best for you? Our handy guide to the Best Electric Cars 2022.
Porsche
05 May 2022

Lets see the question that is most googled about cars in 2021

The most highly searched questions about cars in 2021 and how Carsvansandbikes can help to answer them. How to buy a car? How to sell a car? Which oil is best?
Porsche
04 May 2022

What to look for when buying a used car

To help you make the right decision, we’ve put together a list of what to look for when buying a used car.