Celebrating 60 Years of the Mini

Celebrating 60 Years of the Mini

Offers
For those who ever owned one - or for those who wish they did - the Mini remains one of the most iconic cars in British motor production. With its peppy engine and bubble-car styling, the Mini offered affordable motoring in a fun style to millions around the World. Photo Credit: Wikipedia The Mini was originally designed by English-Greek engineer Alec Issignis, who was a designer working for the British Motor Corporation at the time of the Suez Crises. The invasion of Eygpt had resulted in restricted oil supplies into Europe, leaving the British government leaning on BMC to produce a vehicle that was cheap to run. The Mini would go from his first sketch to live production in just 27 months. The car was by no means powerful. In…
Read More

What does ‘block exemption’ mean to vehicle owners?

Offers
Block exemption is a term often used by vehicle repair garages. Yet dispite regulations coming into place many years ago, people are still confused over what this term means to vehicle owners; especially if their vehicle is still under manufacturers warranty. What is the Block Exemption Regulation? The Block Exemption Regulation is a regulation designed to create competition within business and industry and prevent manufacturers forcing customer to take their vehicles to a main dealer for repair. It came in to force in 2003. Prior to 2003, some vehicle manufacturers could refuse to carry out any warranty repairs to a vehicle if the customer had chosen to take their vehicle to an independent garage for repair, even if the independent garage had carried out the repairs to the manufacturer's specifications.…
Read More
We now stock Adblue

We now stock Adblue

Offers
As a result of the increasing number of diesel vehicles requiring the addition of Adblue, we now keep it in stock. We can supply it to you or fill the tank for you for a nominal charge. Please call us on 01376 563340 for a price.
Read More