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Everything young drivers need to know to get set for the road, from getting through the driving test to buying and running your first car

Fiat 500 vs Fiat Tipo

Young driver Chloe is reviewing the Fiat 500 and the Fiat Tipo side by side – which do you think will come out on top?

Audi A1 - Chloe's review

Marmalade’s own Chloe took a brand new Audi A1 for a spin, and she’s letting us know exactly what she thinks.

Fiat 500 2014 Lounge Edition - Meg's review

Want an honest review of the Fiat 500 Lounge edition? Check out what Meg likes and dislikes about hers.

VW Polo R-Line – Chloe’s review

Chloe has taken a brand new Volkswagen Polo R-Line for a spin, and she’s letting us know what she really thinks!

Will the cost of a new car go up after Brexit?

Buying a car after Brexit will be different depending on if the UK leaves the EU without a trade deal. Here's what we know so far.

What do young drivers find most scary about driving?

We recently carried out a survey on 17-24 year olds to find out what the biggest anxieties are for young drivers living in the UK, discover the results here

Buying a car vs borrowing a car

After passing your test, it's difficult to know what to do next. We're weighing up the options between buying and borrowing a car.

How much will my first car cost?

Here is a list of costs to consider before buying your first car!

Knowing your external car lights

Ever wondered when to use full versus dipped beams - or when you should and shouldn't use your hazard lights? Read all about your car's exterior lights here.

Ford Focus vs Fiesta

Check out a very honest review from young driver Chloe one which she prefers – the Fiesta or the Focus

Losing driving confidence after an accident

Saffron experienced a serious car accident which knocked her driving confidence. Hear what happened and how she rebuilt her confidence on the roads!

Pandemic Aftershock: Driving Lesson Demand and Costs Soar!

We're investigating the impact of the pandemic on driving instructor shortages and the increase in the cost of driving lessons.

5 things that can land you a fine this winter

Get ready for winter driving with our quick refresher on things that can land you a fine this winter, better to be prepared than left with a hefty fine!

Top tips for driving in rush hour

Discover our 6 top tips to help stay calm and focused when driving a at the busiest times of day

How is 2021 shaping up for young people after a tough 2020

We’re looking at the challenges faced by young people in 2020 and how 2021 is looking to be a year of hope for young people across the UK!

Help Centrepoint Change The Story And End Youth Homelessness All Together

More than 100,000 young people approach their Local Authority every year because they are homeless or at risk - that’s why Marmalade are proud to announce their partnership with Centrepoint.

Top 5 scariest roundabouts in the UK

Are you brave enough to tackle these complicated roundabouts? Practice makes perfect after all, and the satisfaction of knowing you can handle these is pretty sweet.

Victims of road rage - Learner driver stories

Hear real life stories from learner drivers and their instructors, dealing with abuse on the roads. Sign our petition today and help us put an end to this bullying.

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