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The Best Wheelchair Accessible Cars To Buy In 2019

Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles ........WAVs........ are standard vehicles that have been specially converted for a wheelchair or scooter user.... to access the vehicle while remaining in their wheelchair or scooter. The specialist c
Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles (WAVs) are standard vehicles that have been specially converted for a wheelchair or scooter user to access the vehicle while remaining in their wheelchair or scooter. As an alternative to van-based models, there's a range of https://www.avonvalleygarage.co.uk/blog/the-best-wheelchair-accessible-cars-to-buy-in-2019/

Driving Barefoot - Why You Shouldn't Drive Without Shoes

IS IT ILLEGAL TO DRIVE BAREFOOT........ In short........ no. Despite conflicting information........ it is not technically illegal to get behind the wheel of a vehicle without any shoes on.
Although it is not technically illegal to get behind the wheel of a vehicle without any shoes on; you have to be able to operate the controls safely. So, if you're involved in a road traffic incident as a result of you not being able to operate the brakes https://www.avonvalleygarage.co.uk/blog/why-you-shouldnt-drive-without-shoes/

How To Lower The Cost Of Motoring For New Drivers

How to lower the cost of motoring for new drivers Newly qualified drivers can face insu....rance premiums that are more than double those of their more mature and more experienced r
The average newly-qualified driver aged 17 22 pays more than 1,400 per year. So, the team at Avon Valley Garage have compiled a few tips to help you to save money on running your first car, and get the best deal when it comes to insurance. https://www.avonvalleygarage.co.uk/blog/how-to-lower-the-cost-of-motoring-for-new-drivers/

Tips on what to do if you have previously been refused for finance

Purchasing a car as a cash buyer is not for everyone which means that many people will tur....n to banks and financial institutions to get a loan to enable them to purchase a car. Savi
Purchasing a car as a cash buyer is not for everyone which means that many people will turn to banks and financial institutions to get a loan to enable them to purchase a car. Saving towards buying a car can be tricky for some for various reasons. Many pe https://www.avonvalleygarage.co.uk/blog/tips-on-what-to-do-if-you-have-previously-been-refused-for-f/

Why the weight of your car is important

Most people will agree that cars have seen a huge amount of development over the past 40 ....years. They are more reliable........ more comfortable........ better equipped
Most people will agree that cars have seen a huge amount of development over the past 40 years. They are more reliable, more comfortable, better equipped, less prone to rust and easier to drive than the cars that filled the streets in the 1970s. https://www.avonvalleygarage.co.uk/blog/why-the-weight-of-your-car-is-important/

How To Adjust Your Mirrors To Avoid Blind Spots

One of the main issues with driving is that unfortunately........ sometimes people can get complacent after they have passed their test. Things like this d....o inevitably happen
One of the main issues with driving is that unfortunately, sometimes people can get complacent after they have passed their test. Things like this do inevitably happen, so, unfortunately, things that we used to have to do on every single lesson like adjus https://www.avonvalleygarage.co.uk/blog/how-to-adjust-your-mirrors-to-avoid-blind-spots/

How to Maintain Your Car Tyres


Car tyres are the only parts of a car that are in contact with the road. Therefore, they go through a lot; from sharp breaking, hitting dreaded potholes and high speeds. If your tyres are worn out, there will be insufficient friction between them and the https://www.avonvalleygarage.co.uk/blog/how-to-maintain-your-car-tyres/

How to prevent your motoring costs getting out of control


Summer is here, and we are all keen to leap behind the wheel and join the thousands of other happy motorists clogging up the public highways and queuing to reach crowded seafronts and parks all around the country every weekend. https://www.avonvalleygarage.co.uk/blog/how-to-prevent-your-motoring-costs-getting-out-of-control/

Five top car care tips for summer


The summer months are arriving and it's time to hit the road. Follow these five handy tips to make sure that your vehicle is ready for the hot weather. https://www.avonvalleygarage.co.uk/blog/five-top-car-care-tips-for-summer/

How to save money on airport parking


Planning a trip today can be so time-consuming, but a well-chosen travel organisation wont only arrange transport, but they may be able to save you money with booking discounts, hotel deals and more. https://www.avonvalleygarage.co.uk/blog/how-to-save-money-on-airport-parking/

How to choose the right car


Your car is one of the most expensive purchases that you are ever likely to make, so it is not a decision to be taken lightly, particularly in the current economic climate. As with so many things in life, there seems to be more choice than ever these days https://www.avonvalleygarage.co.uk/blog/how-to-choose-the-right-car/

10 Things to have in your car during winter


Theres a saying that nothing is quite as bad as it seems as long as youre prepared for it. When winter approaches, it would be wise to keep those words in mind. Prepare yourself and your car for a winter emergency with these 10 items. https://www.avonvalleygarage.co.uk/blog/10-things-to-have-in-your-car-during-winter/

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