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Scenic Scottish coastal road named UKs most retirement friendly

Scenic Scottish coastal road named UKs most retirement friendly

Wednesday September 6th, 2017 | By Western Saab
The route from Lochgilphead to the Glen Coe mountains has been named as the UK’s most retirement-friendly road, for its dramatic scenery, historic castles and a host of other attractio...
Dont use your phone as a sat nav

Dont use your phone as a sat nav

Wednesday September 6th, 2017 | By Western Saab
Police chiefs have warned that drivers using a mobile phone to navigate while driving will be treated just the same as if they were calling or texting while driving. According to Which? mag...
Half of drivers set to use dash-cams due to road safety fears

Half of drivers set to use dash-cams due to road safety fears

Wednesday September 6th, 2017 | By Western Saab
Dash-cam usage could be set to increase, as a growing number of motorists seek recorded proof of incidents on the road. A study of 2,134 UK motorists carried out by insurance company Aviva ...
Motorists advised to spend time on research before buying a car

Motorists advised to spend time on research before buying a car

Wednesday September 6th, 2017 | By Western Saab
With so much choice on offer, which can be daunting for some, the Motor Ombudsman is urging motorists to do their homework when it comes to narrowing down their ideal car. The automotive di...
First journey success for car fuelled by whisky residue

First journey success for car fuelled by whisky residue

Wednesday August 9th, 2017 | By Western Saab
The first car in the world to be fuelled by a whisky residue biofuel has just completed its first journey on the roads of Scotland.

Working closely with the Tullibardine Distiller...
DVLA trials new Amazon Alexa service

DVLA trials new Amazon Alexa service

Wednesday August 9th, 2017 | By Western Saab
Motorists can now access up-to-the-minute information from the DVLA about their vehicle tax and MOT status through Amazon’s Alexa service.

The DVLA is trialling an Alex...
End of the road for petrol and diesel cars

End of the road for petrol and diesel cars

Wednesday August 9th, 2017 | By Western Saab
The Government has unveiled a proposal to end the sale of all new conventional petrol and diesel cars and vans by 2040, as part of plans to improve air quality.

“We are dete...
Scottish Borders pioneers pre licence driver training as part of National Curriculum

Scottish Borders pioneers pre licence driver training as part of National Curriculum

Thursday May 4th, 2017 | By Western Saab
Young people between the ages of 14 and 17 are set to receive driver training as part of the national curriculum for the first time, thanks to a pioneering new initiative in the Scottish Bor...
Major shake up for driving test this year

Major shake up for driving test this year

Thursday May 4th, 2017 | By Western Saab
Young people between the ages of 14 and 17 are set to receive driver training as part of the national curriculum for the first time, thanks to a pioneering new initiative in the Scottish Bor...
How much road tax will you pay this year

How much road tax will you pay this year

Wednesday April 5th, 2017 | By Western Saab
Young people between the ages of 14 and 17 are set to receive driver training as part of the national curriculum for the first time, thanks to a pioneering new initiative in the Scottish Bor...
Autonomous cars to transform life for millions

Autonomous cars to transform life for millions

Wednesday April 5th, 2017 | By Western Saab
Young people between the ages of 14 and 17 are set to receive driver training as part of the national curriculum for the first time, thanks to a pioneering new initiative in the Scottish Bor...
Road Tax Changes from 1st April 2017

Road Tax Changes from 1st April 2017

Tuesday March 21st, 2017 | By Western Saab
Young people between the ages of 14 and 17 are set to receive driver training as part of the national curriculum for the first time, thanks to a pioneering new initiative in the Scottish Bor...
Not indicating clearly voted as the most inconsiderate driving behaviour

Not indicating clearly voted as the most inconsiderate driving behaviour

Friday March 3rd, 2017 | By Western Saab
Young people between the ages of 14 and 17 are set to receive driver training as part of the national curriculum for the first time, thanks to a pioneering new initiative in the Scottish Bor...
Mobile phone penalties for drivers have doubled

Mobile phone penalties for drivers have doubled

Friday March 3rd, 2017 | By Western Saab
Young people between the ages of 14 and 17 are set to receive driver training as part of the national curriculum for the first time, thanks to a pioneering new initiative in the Scottish Bor...
More car buyers are turning to dealerships for finance

More car buyers are turning to dealerships for finance

Friday March 3rd, 2017 | By Western Saab
Young people between the ages of 14 and 17 are set to receive driver training as part of the national curriculum for the first time, thanks to a pioneering new initiative in the Scottish Bor...
Poor driving habits could be costing you over £500 a year

Poor driving habits could be costing you over £500 a year

Monday February 6th, 2017 | By Western Saab
Young people between the ages of 14 and 17 are set to receive driver training as part of the national curriculum for the first time, thanks to a pioneering new initiative in the Scottish Bor...