Kia XCeed
Jan11

Kia XCeed

Kia’s family hatch gets the rugged treatment so Hannah Gordon test drives the new XCeed What is it? Imagine the current Kia Ceed with high heeled welly boots and a trekking rucksack. The XCeed is higher from the ground whilst it still retains hatchback dimensions, it is part of a small crossover market. Who is it aimed at? The sporty compact crossover is aimed at small families or couples, the heightened ride would be an...

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Winter car care tips
Dec05

Winter car care tips

Ensure your car survives the winter with our winter car care tips writes Hannah Gordon I think most of you will join me in dreading winter, the cold mornings and constant eating trying to produce a layer of fat worthy to keep the bitterest arctic winds from reaching my internal organs is really not my […]

Ensure your car survives the winter with our winter car care tips writes Hannah Gordon I think most of you will join me in dreading winter, the cold mornings and constant eating trying to produce a layer of fat worthy to keep the bitterest arctic winds from reaching my internal organs is really not my idea of fun. But there are a few tips which will help keep you and your car safe if you decide to venture out. 1. Fluid Levels One of...

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Subaru XV 1.6 Lineartronic
Oct03

Subaru XV 1.6 Lineartronic

Just in time for the bad weather Hannah Gordon test drives Subaru’s  XV 1.6 Lineartronic What is it? The XV has the same proportions as a hatchback but with the added benefit of more ground clearance, coupled with a superb All-wheel drive system it makes the XV a great off-roader. Who is it aimed at? Subaru […]

Just in time for the bad weather Hannah Gordon test drives Subaru’s  XV 1.6 Lineartronic What is it? The XV has the same proportions as a hatchback but with the added benefit of more ground clearance, coupled with a superb All-wheel drive system it makes the XV a great off-roader. Who is it aimed at? Subaru has an extremely loyal following, the XV isn’t as large as an SUV but is arguably more capable. Small families and anyone...

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Why is servicing your car so important?
May28

Why is servicing your car so important?

Hannah Gordon, our resident Mechanic, explains why servicing your car is important A few years back when the recession was in full swing and people were watching every hard-earned penny I noticed a huge decrease in servicing, going from doing 2-3 services a day this was becoming 2-3 services a week. Understandably the lack of […]

Hannah Gordon, our resident Mechanic, explains why servicing your car is important A few years back when the recession was in full swing and people were watching every hard-earned penny I noticed a huge decrease in servicing, going from doing 2-3 services a day this was becoming 2-3 services a week. Understandably the lack of disposable income played a huge role in this, customers just wanted the bare minimum done on their vehicles to...

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Volvo V60
May17

Volvo V60

Estate cars make ideal family cars writes Hannah Gordon What is it? Volvo has definitely been on a roll lately with the SUV range and has now pulled out all the stops for the new V60 estate car. Who is it aimed at? The V60 would slide elegantly into any family with its stylish looks […]

Estate cars make ideal family cars writes Hannah Gordon What is it? Volvo has definitely been on a roll lately with the SUV range and has now pulled out all the stops for the new V60 estate car. Who is it aimed at? The V60 would slide elegantly into any family with its stylish looks and cavernous boot space, company workers may also be extremely interested in something that doesn’t come from the German stable. Styling? Volvo styling...

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