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Electric cars already go far enough for many drivers

Electric cars already go far enough for many drivers

Friday January 4th, 2019 | By Western Saab
Electric cars are now within a whisker of meeting the range demands of more than one in three motorists, new research has revealed. DrivingElectric.com, a consumer advice website f...
Consultation launched on motorsports in Scotland

Consultation launched on motorsports in Scotland

Friday January 4th, 2019 | By Western Saab
Transport Scotland has launched a new consultation on motorsports on closed public roads. Four years after three spectators were killed at the Jim Clark Rally in the Scottish Borders when a...
The shocking truth about part-worn tyres

The shocking truth about part-worn tyres

Friday January 4th, 2019 | By Western Saab
Investigations carried out by the TyreSafe organization in October revealed that 99% of part-worn tyre retailers were selling illegal and dangerous tyres. A total of 18 investigations were ...
One third of MOT failures caused by dangerous faults

One third of MOT failures caused by dangerous faults

Friday January 4th, 2019 | By Western Saab
More than one million cars have failed MOT tests last year because of defects considered so dangerous under the new MOT rules that they pose an ‘immediate risk to road safety and/or se...
Happy New Years resolutions

Happy New Years resolutions

Friday January 4th, 2019 | By Western Saab
Every year, our motivation increases after Christmas and we spend the New Year planning our goals, such as getting fitter or eating more healthily.  Why not make some motoring resolutio...
Scotland safest for road traffic casualties

Scotland safest for road traffic casualties

Tuesday December 4th, 2018 | By Western Saab
Scotland has the safest roads in the UK in terms of casualties from traffic collisions.  

With a population of 5.3 million people, some 9,427 casualties were recorded in 2017...
Ten things motorists need to re-learn

Ten things motorists need to re-learn

Tuesday December 4th, 2018 | By Western Saab
Whether it’s down to bad habits setting in or too little experience on the road, 99% of UK motorists would like to send some drivers back to school to refine their skills behind the wh...
Driving tips that can save you money on fuel

Driving tips that can save you money on fuel

Tuesday December 4th, 2018 | By Western Saab
Fuel can be expensive, but a few small changes in the way we prepare our vehicles and plan our journeys can make a big difference in our fuel consumption. Follow the tips of IAM RoadSmart&r...
Edinburgh blazes new green infrastructure trail

Edinburgh blazes new green infrastructure trail

Friday November 9th, 2018 | By Western Saab
Fuel can be expensive, but a few small changes in the way we prepare our vehicles and plan our journeys can make a big difference in our fuel consumption. Follow the tips of IAM RoadSmart&r...
What is the best album to drive to

What is the best album to drive to

Friday November 9th, 2018 | By Western Saab
Fuel can be expensive, but a few small changes in the way we prepare our vehicles and plan our journeys can make a big difference in our fuel consumption. Follow the tips of IAM RoadSmart&r...
Supervising a provisional driving licence holder

Supervising a provisional driving licence holder

Friday November 9th, 2018 | By Western Saab
Fuel can be expensive, but a few small changes in the way we prepare our vehicles and plan our journeys can make a big difference in our fuel consumption. Follow the tips of IAM RoadSmart&r...
Automated driving hype is dangerously confusing drivers

Automated driving hype is dangerously confusing drivers

Friday November 9th, 2018 | By Western Saab
Fuel can be expensive, but a few small changes in the way we prepare our vehicles and plan our journeys can make a big difference in our fuel consumption. Follow the tips of IAM RoadSmart&r...
Scottish Government funding for electric vehicle charging points

Scottish Government funding for electric vehicle charging points

Tuesday October 2nd, 2018 | By Western Saab
Fuel can be expensive, but a few small changes in the way we prepare our vehicles and plan our journeys can make a big difference in our fuel consumption. Follow the tips of IAM RoadSmart&r...
All you need to know about winter tyres

All you need to know about winter tyres

Tuesday October 2nd, 2018 | By Western Saab
Fuel can be expensive, but a few small changes in the way we prepare our vehicles and plan our journeys can make a big difference in our fuel consumption. Follow the tips of IAM RoadSmart&r...
Scammers use social media to offer bogus leasing deals

Scammers use social media to offer bogus leasing deals

Tuesday October 2nd, 2018 | By Western Saab
Fuel can be expensive, but a few small changes in the way we prepare our vehicles and plan our journeys can make a big difference in our fuel consumption. Follow the tips of IAM RoadSmart&r...
Parking sensors top list of most wanted driver aids

Parking sensors top list of most wanted driver aids

Tuesday October 2nd, 2018 | By Western Saab
Fuel can be expensive, but a few small changes in the way we prepare our vehicles and plan our journeys can make a big difference in our fuel consumption. Follow the tips of IAM RoadSmart&r...