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#driving tips

# driving-tips - Monday 10 September, 2018

# driving-tips - Monday 30 July, 2018

Motoring milestones: How to keep on top of basic car servicing

Car maintenance by the mile.

# driving-tips - Monday 23 July, 2018

Two tips to park like a pro - and save fuel while you're at it

These tips will help you save pennies at the pump.

# driving-tips - Monday 2 July, 2018

5 tips to keep your cool behind the wheel in this hot weather

It’s wheely wheely warm.

# driving-tips - Friday 1 June, 2018

How does wheel size affect my car and driving?

Bigger isn’t always better.

Want an adventure this summer? Here are 4 of the most epic European road trips

And some tips to keep you and your car from having a meltdown.

# driving-tips - Monday 14 May, 2018

# driving-tips - Monday 16 April, 2018

6 tips to reduce the nerves and increase confidence behind the wheel

Repeat after me: “I am a strong, confident, driver”.

# driving-tips - Monday 26 March, 2018

How 'run flat tyres' let you keep driving with a puncture

And what do you need to know?

# driving-tips - Friday 16 March, 2018

You should always reverse into a parking space - and here's why

Parking like a boss.

# driving-tips - Monday 12 February, 2018

12 tips to help reduce back pain whilst driving

Are you sitting comfortably?

# driving-tips - Monday 29 January, 2018

No more 'ten and two' - here's the right way to put your hands on the wheel

Nowadays it’s all about nine and three.

# driving-tips - Monday 15 January, 2018

Are your headrests in the right place? (Most people's aren't.)

Those headrests are actually an essential bit of safety kit.

# driving-tips - Monday 8 January, 2018

How to use your car's high-beam headlights... properly

And how to avoid being dazzled by them.

# driving-tips - Monday 11 December, 2017

How bad does the weather have to be before you use fog lights?

Know the law to avoid a fine.

# driving-tips - Friday 24 November, 2017

13 tips to help you cope with driving in wet weather

Stay safe when travelling in heavy rain.

# driving-tips - Monday 6 November, 2017

10 essential tips for driving in dark winter conditions

Stay safe on the roads now that the clocks have gone back.

# driving-tips - Friday 4 August, 2017

8 tips to avoid getting stung when you rent a car abroad

Holiday car hire advice from a penny-pinching pro.

# driving-tips - Monday 26 September, 2016

What's the best way to handle tailgating?

How to avoid tailgating other cars and what to do when someone is driving too close to you.

# driving-tips - Monday 12 September, 2016

The 7 tips you need for driving in wet weather

Essential driving advice to help keep you and other road users safe when the roads get wet.

# driving-tips - Monday 8 August, 2016

Reduce car sickness with these easy tips

Don’t let motion sickness ruin your road trip. Follow these tips to feel better in no time.

# driving-tips - Monday 11 July, 2016

Want to stay a little bit safer while driving? Turn down the music

Research shows that listening to loud music can hamper driver reaction times.

# driving-tips - Monday 4 July, 2016

Where's the fuel cap? A trick to help easily identify what side to park against the pump

No more straining your neck out the car window to see which side the fuel cap is on.

# driving-tips - Friday 6 May, 2016

Wrong way round: Your guide to driving in Europe

Navigating the mean streets of Europe can be daunting for the uninitiated motorist – we’re here to help.

# driving-tips - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Hypermiling and MPG - how low can you go?

Get more bang for your petrol buck.

# driving-tips - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Open thread: What is the best piece of driving advice you have ever been given?

“And don’t forget to indicate!”