Passenger Cars

2013 Ford Fusion is the Green Car of the Year

Green Car Journal today named the 2013 Ford Fusion Green Car of the Year at the Los Angeles Auto Show. With five powertrain choices including two EcoBoost engines hybrid and plug-in hybrid variants, the all-new Fusion comes to market with a “game-on attitude,” says Ron Cogan, Green Car Journal publisher.

Passenger Cars

How to Choose Economical Hire Cars

Business owners up and down the UK are looking for ways to reduce their expenditure on all manner of things, including transport. After all, it can cost a lot of money to pay employees for their mileage and provide a fleet of company cars.

Among the best ways for firms to reduce the amount they spend on vehicles each year is to choose models that are economical to run, as this could save money in more ways than one.

But where do you start if you want to find the most economical cars on the roads? Here’s a brief guide to help get you on the right track. read more »

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Buying your first Second Hand Car

Road tax, insurance, MOT and servicing are just a few of the costs associated with owning and running a car. Putting a car on the road is arguably one of the biggest expenditures after taking out a mortgage. And that’s before mentioning petrol prices continuing to soar at alarming rates. Public transport isn’t a particularly preferable alternative with train fares also being sky high and overcrowded. read more »