Speeding on the Motorway Will Cost the Average Driver an Additional £3,000 in Fuel over a Lifetime and Generate an Elephant’s Weight in Carbon Emissions

Next week is the UK’s official Road Safety Week – an annual event which is designed to remind all drivers to take care on the roads and to be aware of speeding. Driving too fast, or indeed too slow, can be dangerous for both motorists and pedestrians. This is why we have researched into the […]

1/3 of UK Drivers Are Putting Their Lives at Risk by Not Getting Their Eyesight Tested Regularly

Our latest research has found that a third of all UK drivers do not have their eyesight tested regularly. The NHS recommends that eyesight should be tested at least once every two years as a minimum. Whilst 69% of drivers follow this advice, our data reveals that 31% of motorists have their eyesight tested less […]

The Roads to Hell? The UK’s Top 5 Haunted Roads

Halloween is here! A time for pumpkin carving, face painting and trick-or-treating. However, we should not forget the core of what this evening is all about, namely a celebration of the dead. As such, to commemorate all things scary, we have researched into the paranormal history of the UK’s roads to find the top 5 […]

12 Top Tips for Drivers This Autumn

The temperature is dropping, leaves are piling and the clocks are going back in less than a week; no doubt autumn is definitely upon us! And whilst most drivers anticipate car troubles in the winter, the autumn is often overlooked and underestimated. During this season, the weather is very temperamental and is quickly subject to […]

UK Drivers Are More Likely to Have an Accident Driving Home from Work in the Evening Than First Thing in the Morning

We have analysed the latest figures from the Department for Transport and can reveal that UK drivers are more likely to have a car accident when driving home at peak time in the weekday evenings, than driving in the mornings. In fact, the figures for all recorded causalities in 2016 show that 5-6pm on weekdays […]

ClickMechanic Breaks Workshop Power Awards Record with 3x Awards and Is Shortlisted for Another 5 Awards This Year!

ClickMechanic was pleased to accept a record breaking number of awards at the Workshop Power Awards last month. These three awards included Best Tech Product of the Year, Product Innovation of the Year and the Extra Mile Award. Combined, these awards accentuate the innovation behind ClickMechanic’s design which introduces a technological and disruptive approach to […]

Faulty Brakes Are the Most Common Vehicle Defect in all Road Accidents, but Defective Tyres Takes the Top Spot for Cars

We have analysed the latest figures from the Department for Transport and can reveal that faulty brakes are the number one vehicle defect to contribute to 2016’s road accidents. However, looking just at cars, flawed tyres are in fact the most common defect to cause an incident. With a total of 446 incidents, faulty tyres […]

The UK’s Top 10 Car Repairs Will Cost the Average Driver over £30,000 in Their Lifetime!

With autumn’s wet and chilly weather already upon us, many motorists will be anticipating car issues over the coming colder months. But what are the most common car repairs and how can drivers prolong them? We have tapped into our database to reveal the UK’s most common independent mechanical car repairs and has calculated the […]

ClickMechanic Partners with Arval, a Vehicle Leasing and Fleet Management Company

ClickMechanic is proud to be working with leading vehicle leasing and fleet management company, Arval. This relationship, which is currently in its first phase, will ultimately provide a new safe and secure servicing option for consumers and businesses who lease a vehicle through Arval. As of this week, we will be working alongside Arval to […]

How Much Do Drivers Really Earn? It Would Take 8 Years for a Bus Driver to Earn What Sebastian Vettel Does in a Day!

With Formula One reaching its final months and Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton challenging for the top spot, it’s hard not to get caught up in the excitement! Countless drivers across the UK wish that they too could have such a thrilling career along with the attractive salary. No doubt, all keen motorists will have […]