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Hi Tech Cars Posing a Security Risk

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​ Buyers and car hire renters in the UK need to be aware of a growing concern with organised gangs targeting key-less car systems. Drivers normally use a fob to open the doors and drive the vehicles away. Canny thieves are now using equipment previously only used by mechanics, to by pass any security system […]

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New London BMW Car Hire Scheme

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​ From early next year 2015. Anyone wishing to rent a car in London,UK will be able to hire a small BMW car similar to a i3 electric vehicle. BMW is joining forces with Sixt to operate a scheme similar to the Bike scheme which is in place just now around the streets of the […]

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Unpaid speeding offences in the UK

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A recent report by the Institute of Advanced Motorists has said that speeding offences comitted on the UK highways and roads can’t be traced due to the vehicle not being registered in the UK. The drivers stay overseas in Europe outside Britain.The report suggests that around 23,000 offences occurred since the beginning of January 2013. […]

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Refund For Car Hire Windscreen

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A driver receives a refund from the Avis branch at Bordeaux Airport. The damage for a chipped windscreen was caused by a stone being dislodged by a passing car and hitting the windscreen causing damage.They were charged £522 for a replacement screen which would normally retail at £120 for a replacement. Gill Charlton from the […]

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The Top 5 Questions You Need to Know About Car Hire

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Planning a quick escape this October school break with the kids? Then you may wish to rent a car from one of the Portuguese or Spanish Airports. They are always favourite destinations with the Brits for a quick winter break before the cold weather arrives. Using public transport in a big city like Madrid or […]

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Loyalty Into Car Hire and Flights

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Ideas on how to save money on your next holiday by using supermarket loyality cards.Laura Shannon of the Financial Mail on Sunday explains how you can swap your points for flights and car hire in the UK.She explains this more here:Other useful pages:Car Hire In London With BluewheelsCar Hire Southampton Airport – Blue WheelsGlasgow Airport […]

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Latest Tips For Driving in Saudi Arabia

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​ Tips for driving from car rental firms in Jeddah which is a city in Saudi Arabia are letting their customers know of a new law which has recently came into force. ​SEE ALSO: Car Hire in London with Blue Wheels The reason being is that in 2013 a report found that the roads in […]

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Can I Use A Debit Card?

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​ Debit Card A great question would be to ask can I use my debit card to pay for my car hire at London Stansted Airport or any other UK airport terminal? This questions is often asked by holiday makers. Debit cards can be used to pay for a deposit only when making a car […]

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Luxury Cars To Drive

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Ask anyone what their favourite luxury cars are and they are bound to have an ready made answer for you such as a Ferrari or LamborghiniBut what if you could select a car to rent for your wedding anniversary or a special birthday or just to set off for a weekend in the country. Which […]

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Golfing Weekend At Gleneagles or Nearby

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This September Weekend there will see the famous Ryder Golf Tournament being hosted at the Gleneagles Golf Course in Scotland. The world’s media will descend upon the sleepy town over the course of the weekend and the previous week during the practise rounds. The famous names in the Golfing world will be arriving into Scotland […]

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