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Here you will find a wide range of articles covering the latest news, features, car reviews and much more from across the automotive industry. With contributions from Money4yourMotors staff and some of our key partners. All views expressed are those of the article's author and do not necessarily represent those of Money4yourMotors.

Top 5 family days out this Christmas *New

by Helen Jackson |
posted 11 December 2017

Top 5 family days out this Christmas

Keeping your children entertained over the festive period can be a tricky task. So if you’re on the hunt for exciting things to do over the school Christmas holidays, check out the below list. If the locations mentioned below are too far for you, there will probably be something similar in your area – just carry out a quick search online. Read More...


Our 5 most popular 2017 car review videos *New

by Helen Jackson |
posted 08 December 2017

Our 5 most popular 2017 car review videos

If you love cars as much as we do here at Money4yourMotors, you’ll love our YouTube channel. It’s packed full of all kinds of vehicle review videos. With each of them just around five minutes long, they’re perfect to help you decide on your next car! Read More...


How to prevent your keyless entry car being hacked *New

by Helen Jackson |
posted 07 December 2017

How to prevent your keyless entry car being hacked

You might have seen the recent news coverage of CCTV footage capturing the ‘transmitter relay’ theft of a car with alarming ease. And if you're the owner of a keyless entry car, you might be worried. But fear not, vehicle security experts Thatcham Research, are offering guidance to worried drivers. This guidance aims to help them overcome the vulnerabilities presented with these systems. So if that sounds like you, keep reading! Read More...


Keeping your eyesight tip-top when driving *New

by Helen Jackson |
posted 06 December 2017

Keeping your eyesight tip-top when driving

Calls for compulsory driver eye tests is on the rise. Currently, the responsibility of deciding whether you need an eye test sits firmly with the driver. Any driver should regularly get their eyes tested. Or, failing that, the driver can inform the DVLA if they feel their eyesight has fallen below the required standard. Read More...


10 quirky & practical Christmas gifts [car lovers]

by Helen Jackson |
posted 04 December 2017

10 quirky & practical Christmas gifts [car lovers]

Whether you’re shopping for friends or family, buying gifts that won’t get returned or swapped can be tricky. So this year, to make sure you get the car lover in your life a gift they’ll love, we’ve collected some quirky and practical gifts for car lovers. We hope these 10 gifts gives you some inspiration! P.S. some of these items are up for grabs in our Christmas competition. Read More...


Enter to WIN 1 of 12 prizes in our Christmas comp!

by Helen Jackson |
posted 01 December 2017

Enter to WIN 1 of 12 prizes in our Christmas comp!

Today we have launched our 2017 Christmas competition – 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways. We’re giving you a total of 12 days to enter our prize giveaway. Read More...


15 road trip songs to add to your travel playlist

by Helen Jackson |
posted 30 November 2017

15 road trip songs to add to your travel playlist

Whether you’re going on a road trip to visit family for Christmas or you’re planning the ultimate adventure, music helps make that long journey a little more bearable. And, let’s be honest, there are only so many times you can listen to Christmas songs. For any long road trip songs you can sing along to and rock out with the volume turned up high are the songs everyone wants to hear! Read More...


Since March police have handed out 27,000 fines

by Helen Jackson |
posted 30 November 2017

Since March police have handed out 27,000 fines

27,000 in total, doesn't seem so bad, does it? But what if we told you that was just for drivers illegally using their mobile phone? And this figure is following the doubling of the penalties for breaking the law. Read More...


Places using unusual methods to urge safer driving

by Helen Jackson |
posted 29 November 2017

Places using unusual methods to urge safer driving

There are many driving awareness initiatives in the UK. Each of them aimed at tackling speed demons, drink drivers and generally unsafe drivers. Campaigns around the country include average speed checks, traffic light cameras and more. And although they catch a handful of culprits, is there more we could be doing? Read More...


The electric car industry: more training is needed

by Helen Jackson |
posted 29 November 2017

The electric car industry: more training is needed

In the recent budget, £400m was allocated to build and develop the electric vehicle charging infrastructure. Which is great news for the electric car industry. Read More...