The Ford Fiesta and Vauxhall Corsa pass the test with learners.
They are the most popular models for driving schools says Veygo insurance.
Five Welsh businesses have been included in this year’s best garage award from WhoCanFixMyCar.
Euro Testing Centre, Cardiff; Keep Driving Auto and NGS Swansea; Motazone, Cwmbran and Greens Mobile Mechanics of Pontypool were nominated by very satisfied customers.
Twenty-six Tory MPs have written and asked Chancellor Rishi Sunak to maintain the fuel duty freeze in the Budget next week.
Their request comes after thousands of FairFuelUK supporters emailed MPs not only asking for the freeze but also calling for it to be cut.
AA Cars saw demand for used models steadily rise on its website once lockdown restrictions eased last summer and this interest has continued to surge.
Searches remain 20% greater last January than they were during the same month in 2020 — which was before the pandemic started to affect the UK and despite lockdown, searches for used cars in January were almost three times greater (185%) than during the first national lockdown last April.
A tougher and comprehensive new law surrounding using your mobile phone when driving is planned for this year.
Current law will extend to using tablets, electronic notepads and gaming devices.
Diesels are holding their appeal in the used market and even winning over one in three buyers who initially set their sights on petrol power.
That’s according to the latest data from the online car supermarket BuyaCar.co.uk after comparing the initial intentions of buyers searching for a deal with the cars they eventually ordered which found that diesels made up 34% of all sales, despite accounting for just 26% of searches.