Welcome to the
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

How to top up your engine coolant

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

Top gifts to buy a new driver

If you’re looking for the perfect gift for a new driver, we’ve got some great ideas right here!

Knowing your dashboard lights

Ever wondered what that light on your dashboard means - and when to worry? Well we've got all the information you need right here.

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!

What is a speed awareness course?

If you’re caught speeding, you may be offered the chance to go on a speed awareness course instead of a fine and penalty points. Here’s what you can expect.

In-car tech: Built in Sat Navs

We recently ran a survey to see how important in-car tech was to drivers. Find out who wants a built-in sat-nav the most, and which is the best option.

I've passed my test but I don't have a car

Passing your driving test will give you freedom, but what happens if you take a break from driving once you’ve got that green licence?

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!

How to change a tyre

Check out our step by step guide on how to change a tyre - including everything you'll need to do it. It's easier than you think!

Car finance and how it works

Car finance can seem overwhelming. We’ve put together this guide to show you the different options, and how to stick to your budget when buying a car on finance

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!

Modifications can void your car insurance

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

Third Party vs Comprehensive Insurance

When looking for insurance, you'll see different terms flying around. We're explaining the difference between Third party, fire & theft and Comprehensive cover.

What is a vehicle log book?

What is a log book or V5? Why is it important to register your car properly? Here's our advice on what you need to do with the V5 when you buy or sell a car.

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.

Driving under the influence of drugs

Driving whilst under the influence of drugs or alcohol is illegal. Here's what you can expect if you drive whilst affected by drugs.

Driving under the influence of alcohol

We all know that you shouldn’t get behind the wheel after you've had a drink. Here's what you can expect if you're caught under the influence whilst driving.

What registration numbers really mean

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

WIN A VAUXHALL CORSA!

Aged 17-34? Sign up to keep up to date with news and offers from Marmalade for the chance to win a brand new car!
semi-circlesemi-circle
Trustpilot logo
Customer Service Excellence Awards
BIBA scheme provider logo
First car award 2019 winner logo