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Save time & money with Motorparks’ essential pre-MOT checklist

Posted on 23 February 2017 by Tony Santos

MOTs could soon be facing a major shakeup across the UK, after recently announced proposals by the government detailed that the period of time that new cars will be allowed on British roads before requiring a MOT could rise from three to four years. Continue reading “Save time & money with Motorparks’ essential pre-MOT checklist” »

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Futuristic BMW Motorrad and the VISION NEXT 100 Vehicles

Posted on 17 October 2016 by Tony Santos


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To commemorate BMW’s centennial year, the company has just introduced a number of concept vehicles to envision the  future of smart transportation. The smart concept motorcycle called Motorrad Vision Next 100 is undoubtedly the star of the event. Its streamlined-futuristic and truly smart design concept will enable its riders of any skill level to ride safely without any protective gears according to the automaker. Continue reading “Futuristic BMW Motorrad and the VISION NEXT 100 Vehicles” »

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Scania’s smartwatch app for pro drivers [Sponsored Video]

Posted on 21 July 2016 by Tony Santos

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Scania has just unveiled its sleek-vintage version of a well-known smartwatch brand —-an Apple Watch Scania Edition. Continue reading “Scania’s smartwatch app for pro drivers [Sponsored Video]” »

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10 bits of biking wisdom that no one ever tells you

Posted on 12 July 2016 by Tony Santos

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The easy way to lube a chain

Do you still lube a section of chain, move the bike forward, lube another section, move the bike forward etc? Here is the easy way. With the bike on its sidestand, stand on the sidestand side, grip the subframe and by using the sidestand as a pivot you can very easily lift the rear wheel off the ground and hold it there. Now you can get a mate to spin the rear wheel and lube the chain in seconds with minimal effort! Continue reading “10 bits of biking wisdom that no one ever tells you” »

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Centenario is the featured cover car of Forza Horizon 3

Posted on 16 June 2016 by Tony Santos

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The obscenely  eye-catching Lamborghini Centenario is the featured car cover of E3’s recently unveiled racing game Forza Horizon 3. It’s an exclusive chance to virtually experience the supercar before its official tire marks hit the road. And if you’ve been on the Xbox’s E3 event, the car itself is on display for the first time in North America. Continue reading “Centenario is the featured cover car of Forza Horizon 3” »

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Check Your Tires, Your Life Depends On It

Posted on 13 April 2016 by Tony Santos

The recent death of actor Paul Walker according to an investigation revealed that the Porsche Carrera GT in which he was riding had nine-year-old tires which might have compromised the drivability and handling of the car, according to LATimes. This is perfect example of the danger in buying used tires and as well driving on aging tires. Continue reading “Check Your Tires, Your Life Depends On It” »

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Tesla Model 3 officially unveiled

Posted on 01 April 2016 by Tony Santos

Promised back in summer of 2014, the long-awaited Tesla Model 3 has finally arrived. Elon Musk debuted the Tesla Model 3, Thursday night at Tesla Design Studio in Hawthrone, CA. It’s the fulfillment of Tesla’s promise for affordable EVs priced at just $35,000. Continue reading “Tesla Model 3 officially unveiled” »

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Questions You Should Answer Before Purchasing a New Car

Posted on 20 January 2016 by Tony Santos

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Purchasing a new car is one of the biggest financial decisions most people make in their lives. With so many options available it can be a confusing and daunting prospect, especially when there are large sums of money involved. You want a car that’s reliable, suits your requirements and is good value for money. However, there are always stories circulating about people who have had problems with new cars. You want to reduce the likelihood of this happening to you. To avoid future problems with a vehicle, there are certain questions you should get the answers to before deciding to purchase a new car. These are the main questions you should answer. Continue reading “Questions You Should Answer Before Purchasing a New Car” »

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Buying a second-hand car: Problems and solutions

Posted on 04 December 2015 by Tony Santos

Buying a second-hand car makes a good deal of financial sense because cars depreciate, on average, by 15–35% in their first year alone (according to this study by the Money Advice Service) — and up to 50% by the end of their third year. Buying a used car helps avoid this extreme depreciation of value. It should also ensure better value, as you are only paying for a functional car, and not for the status of ‘brand-new car’ and the cost associated with that. There are possible pitfalls in buying a second-hand car, however, so we’ve gathered together some tips on how to avoid the most common problems. Continue reading “Buying a second-hand car: Problems and solutions” »

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Interpreting Tyre Wear

Posted on 18 September 2015 by Tony Santos

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If you are wise, you will check the wear on your tyres on a regular basis. Doing so will not only keep you safe it will also give you early warning of problems with your car. The way your tyres are wearing can indicate a problem with a specific area of your car. Continue reading “Interpreting Tyre Wear” »

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