This January there have been amber warnings for cold weather, with the possibility of snow and ice on the roads worrying motorists all around the UK. Often, when it snows in the UK everything completely shuts down as no one knows how to deal with it and any kind of transportation is almost impossible. We previously spoke about how to prepare your motorhome for the winter so here are some top tips on how to drive and look after your classic car in these dangerous conditions. (more…)
As many fleet owners will already know, the BVRLA is the trade body for the vehicle rental and leasing sector and this year they have announced the challenges and opportunities for motor fleets. Luckily for fleet owners, they have predicted that in 2015 there will be growth within the industry, and in a recent interview with Fleet World, Gerry Keaney, chief executive of the BVRLA, spoke of his predictions for the fleet industry. We have previously written a blog about how fleets will change in the future however these are some changes that we are seeing here and now. (more…)
It’s no secret that there is no love lost between London’s taxi drivers and Transport for London (TfL), with many claiming that the government body is not doing enough to help those in the industry. Furthermore, over the past few years taxi drivers have held numerous protests against the taxi App Uber where they have called upon TfL to crack down on this controversial company. (more…)
When it comes to cars motor traders can often be a discerning lot, which is why if you ever put two or more in a room together you are guaranteed to have some heated debates! This is why in this article QuoteSearcher has listed some of the most famous car fans in the world and the vehicles they chose to splash their cash on… (more…)
Just last month QuoteSearcher published an article discussing the minicab firm Addison Lee and their fight against the company Uber, who they claim were allowed to enter the UK’s taxi market far too easily by Transport for London (TfL). However, even though Addison Lee stayed out of the row against the controversial taxi App for quite some time it is not uncommon for them to get involved with debates concerning the rights of taxi companies in the UK. (more…)
Ah London – the home of Big Ben, the Tower of London and, of course, tens of thousands of black cabs. London just wouldn’t be London without its iconic forms of transport, some of which we are celebrating in this month’s QuoteSearcher competition!