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Transport as an economic indicator

Here at Creditplus we love data, and love to use it to find trends. Using our own data and various surveys, we conducted a study into the distances th... Read More

Audi’s 2014 A3 Cabriolet

Volkswagen Group’s pre-show press conference at the Frankfurt Motor Show this September, there was a lot of spectacle, a fair bit of metal and even mo... Read More

A Woman’s Guide to Car Repairs

Update: Check out our Marvelous Mechanics checklist, which you can download by clicking here. Tick off each step as you go, and make sure you stay in ... Read More

Highlights from Frankfurt 2013

With all the big news from the 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show revealed, it’s time we took a look back at the last week and the cars we’ll be seeing on Europ... Read More

Friday 13th – The most superstitious date in the diary

On Friday the 13th of September, more than 60 million people worldwide will claim to be affected by a feeling of intense superstition. A feeling so st... Read More

Fascinating Finance Facts – August 2013

August was an interesting month in the world of finance. The UK finally seems to be putting the doom and gloom of recession behind us and it is clear ... Read More

The Agonizing Adventure of Alfa Romeo

How are Alfa Romeo still here? Don’t get me wrong, I love the italian motor co as much as the next guy, but it’s somewhat vexing to think that they’re... Read More

Ford Fiesta – The Little Car That Could

Try to visualise four million cars. Just try it. It’s hard, isn’t it? A car will be, to most people, one of the biggest purchases they will ever make ... Read More

Why BMW, Vauxhall and Ford are dominating the UK Car market

The UK car market is worth £10 billion in new and used car sales each year, and accounts for 7.2 per cent of British manufacturing as a whole. (The Te... Read More

Britain’s pothole peppered roads

England and Wales in 2012 local councils allegedly paid around £23million in compensation to drivers whose vehicles had been damaged by the generally ... Read More