Are learner driver lessons on the motorway a good thing?

  Learning to drive is an exciting, nerve-wrecking and freeing process – but does it prepare you for everyday life? When you first pass your test it’s fun to go to your local McDonald’s drive-thru or drive into town. But everyone’s first experience on the motorway is daunting and somewhat confusing as you don’t learn … Continued

A guide to the new MOT test changes

  Later this year, on 20th May 2018, to be exact there is going to be a number of changes to the way MOT testing in the UK is conducted. The main change is the three new defect categories which are minor, major and dangerous. Each fault category will determine whether or not a vehicle … Continued

Some of the quirkiest cars in the film and TV industry

  Film and television is a great show of imagination from both the consumer and the creator’s perspective. This is because it allows people to create an alternative, fiction world that we can consume and relate to. Some films and TV shows show quirkiness and originality through the writing, the characters and the props – … Continued

What exactly is going on with the car industry?

Over the last year or so there has been a lot of uncertainty surrounding the car industry. Despite this, car sales were booming in the UK and a massive 2.7 million cars were registered last year. But if you take a look at the statistics from this year you’ll see a big drop in car … Continued

4 things to know about premium fuel before you purchase it

Premium fuel – the new trend? There are many trends and new products that we buy into as consumers – whether it’s the latest phone or newest trainers. But there’s one new trend that we’re starting to buy into on a regular basis and that’s premium fuel. These fuels come in both unleaded and diesel … Continued

How to avoid a car breakdown this summer

Nobody wants a breakdown One of the best things about summer is the fact that we all have holidays booked – you’ve put your out of office email on, you’ve packed your suitcase and you’re about to drive off into total relaxation, what could go wrong? Not much, aside from maybe a car breakdown. Sorry … Continued

What to do when your car fails its MOT

My car failed its MOT test. What now? One Stop Service Centre’s guide on MOT test fails   As your MOT test is a legal requirement set by the DVSA, it’s important to know when your MOT test is due and also what you should do if your car fails its MOT. That’s why we’ve … Continued

What are the changes to the new practical driving test?

New Driving Test Changes and what it’s all about Here’s everything you need to know about the new practical driving test by One Stop Service Centre  In the news recently, we’ve been hearing a lot about the new proposed changes to the practical driving test and what it could mean for young people. Some people … Continued