The winners of the new car awards 2020

2020 has been a challenging year for many – but when it comes to shiny new cars rolling off the production lines, there’s plenty to look forward to. Autotrader surveyed over 181,000 of their readers across the UK to figure out which wheels came out on top in 2020 – and here are the results.…

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Does modifying your car affect your insurance premiums?

Does modifying your car affect your insurance premiums?

If you have a modified vehicle, or you're thinking about modifying your vehicle, it can be confusing to understand how it might affect your insurance premiums. If you're spending a lot of money upgrading your vehicle, the last thing you want is an unexpected rise in your insurance costs. That's why Gap Insurance UK has put this brief overview together to give you the information you need to make an informed decision.…

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How car dealerships are adapting to cope with coronavirus

How car dealerships are adapting to cope with coronavirus

The coronavirus has brought virtually every industry to its knees, and motoring has been no exception. Every motoring department has seen fundamental shifts, from the design and manufacture of vehicles through to the way they're bought. Provincial light is at the end of the tunnel, however, as since June 1st car dealers have begun being allowed to reopen.…

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Gap Insurance for Second-Hand Cars - When would you need it?

Gap Insurance for Second-Hand Cars - When would you need it?

Emerging as an essential tool for car owners, Gap Insurance covers a number of vehicle ownership areas that aren't typically considered. However, while it may be simple for new car owners, those purchasing a second-hand car may well be unsure of the value of Gap Insurance.…

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What are the different types of GAP Insurance and how do they protect drivers?

What are the different types of GAP Insurance and how do they protect drivers?

Guaranteed Asset Protection, most commonly known as GAP insurance, is a financial insurance product you often take out when you purchase a brand new car. It is designed to protect you in case your car is stolen or written off and works to cover the price difference between the amount your insurer pays and how much you paid for it yourself. This means that while it won't directly replace your car (depending on the insurance you opt for), it will ensure that you have the amount you need to clear your debt from the car you had and to purchase a replacement of the same model and make, should you wish to do so.…

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Dealerships reopen with great discounts - here are 5 of our favourite deals!

Dealerships reopen with great discounts - here are 5 of our favourite deals!

As businesses begin to reopen with the easing of the COVID-19 lockdown, car dealerships across most of the UK are repeating the same tricks they used after the Global Financial Crisis 10 years ago – great deals with huge savings.…

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Do Dashcams Make Car Insurance Cheaper?

Do Dashcams Make Car Insurance Cheaper?

Basically, they’re a type of on-board camera that you can fix to your car that continuously records video footage of everything that goes on around you whilst you’re driving. It essentially captures evidence that can be used by you, in the unfortunate event of an accident, to help determine with whom the fault lies.…

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10 great car accessories for business on the road

10 great car accessories for business on the road

Business trips can mean a lot of time spent behind the wheel. Maximise your business opportunities and travel in comfort and style with these 10 car accessories that make business on the road that little bit easier.…

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Top 10 best selling cars of 2020 so far

Top 10 best selling cars of 2020 so far

Buying a new car is a rite of passage, but with so many models on the market, it can feel overwhelming to know which model is right for you - especially if you are buying for the first time or looking to upgrade from your first car. To help you understand which car is best for you, we've looked at the best selling cars of 2020, according to SMMT data.…

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The electric car charging network in the UK

The electric car charging network in the UK

Spring 2020 has been a monumental few months for the UK. As the coronavirus pandemic has spread, the country has, in many ways, ground to a halt. Companies have shifted to new ways of working, manufacturers have seen reduced production capability due to social distancing measures, and the economy has suffered as thousands of people have faced an uncertain financial future in these turbulent times.…

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