Killer mobile phone drivers to face life sentences

The RAC calls it an ‘epidemic’, which it claims is the greatest danger to road safety. Surveys suggest one in three drivers use a hand-held mobile phone while driving. Now the government is preparing to take drastic action on mobile phone use at the wheel: it plans to introduce life sentences for killer drivers. Sam […]

Premium fuel vs regular: do the sums add up?

Premium fuel

Premium fuel is a feature of most service station forecourts. Compared to regular petrol or diesel it will usually have a racy sounding name such as V-Power Nitro+, Momentum or Synergy Supreme+. And there will be various claims that these fuels ‘defend against gunk and corrosion’ or ‘maximise performance’. And of course there’s a suitably […]