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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

Can I drive in Europe after Brexit?

Driving in the EU will change from the 1st January 2021 - here's what you need to know!

10 tips for driving in winter

If you’ll be new on the roads this winter, check out these top tips to keep you safe when driving.

Will boiling water crack the windscreen?

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

5 weird and wonderful ways to deice your car

It’s the time of year when we find ourselves desperately trying to get the ice off our cars each morning, but what are the different ways we’re doing it?

Top 10 Car Packing Hacks for Festivals

Struggling to fit everything you need into your car? Mr Carrington has got his top packing hacks for you here – as well as a helpful video!

Stop dangerous driving around learner drivers

One in ten learner drivers gives up learning following abuse on the roads. Here’s what’s happening, and what we're is doing to stop it.

How to check your tyre pressure & tread depth

These checks should be done on a regular basis to stay safe and legal on the road. Here's how you make these all important tyre checks!

How to prevent a frozen windscreen

Nobody likes having to get up before the crack of dawn to scrape their car, so save yourself some time by using some of these handy tricks instead!

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.

SEAT Arona – Chloe’s review

Want an honest review of the new SEAT Arona? Look no further. Here’s what young driver, Chloe, really thinks.

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!

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?

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.

Driving an automatic for the first time

Driving an automatic car when you're used to a manual car can be strange. Find out what happened when Chloe drove an auto for the first time.

Speeding fines and penalties

If you’re caught speeding, there are different penalties you may face – we’ve pulled together a guide so you know what you may face should you break the law.

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

Ford Focus vs Fiesta

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

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