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driver hub

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

Pros and Cons of taking your car to University!

Heading off to uni this year? One thing you may be considering is - should you take your car?

What registration numbers really mean

Curious to know what your number plate means? We've got all the details you need here!

The busiest McDonalds Drive-Thrus in the UK

Our research predicts the busiest McDonald's Drive-Thrus as lockdown restrictions are eased!

The first drive after a break

Getting back behind the wheel after a break can be daunting - here's Meg's top tips to help!

I was involved in a car accident!

For new drivers who are involved in car accidents, hearing first hand stories can help! Here's what happened when Liam was involved in a crash.

Is learning in an automatic the new normal?

Will automatic cars will soon surpass manuals as the preferred choice for driving tests? We're taking a look!

Modifications can void your car insurance

Car modifications can affect your insurance. Check with your insurer before you add any extras onto your car.

Will boiling water crack the windscreen?

“Will boiling water crack the windscreen?” is a common question asked on frosty mornings by many drivers.

What to do if you hit an animal whilst driving

Here's some helpful advice on what to do - and how to avoid it in the future.

In-car tech: Cruise control

As part of our in-car tech month, we’re looking at cruise control and how it could be a bigger help than you may have thought.

How to check your engine oil

As the mornings get noticeably colder and the evenings gradually get darker - we can definitely sense that winter is on its way!

What does a full car service include?

If you want to know more about what is involved in a car service, and why it is important to have a service carried out on car regularly - we explain all here.

How to top up your engine coolant

Filling up your engine coolant for the first time? Check out our guide on what to do.

How to put screen wash in your car

We've put together some simple instructions on where to find your screen washer bottle and how fill it up!

How good is your driving based on your star sign?

Marmalade has analysed the best and worst driving scores to see if star signs really do impact the driving skills of young drivers.

The first time driving alone

Read how our guest blogger, Meg, got on with her first time solo behind the wheel!

In-car tech: Parking sensors

We recently ran a survey to see how important in-car tech was to drivers. Find out who wants parking sensors the most, and the different types available.

What is E10 petrol?

A rundown of what E10 petrol is, which cars are compatible and everything else you need to know!

Still unsure which cover you need?

Let us help you find the insurance for you in under 60 seconds!
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