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Spain Road trip Ideas

1 Apr 2014 by Jens     

Basque Circuit For a great road trip in Spain try driving through some of the Basque circuit in the North with over 300 miles of roads. You could start off at San Sebastien with a visit to La Concha Beach, for fantastic views and a chilled out day on the beach. Afterwards drive west along […]

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Men VS Women Driving Infographic

16 Jan 2014 by Matthew Fransioli     

Sixt rent a car Infographic Who are Better Drivers Women or Men? Survey conducted by Sixt Neuwagen Around 1,000 drivers have been asked for their opinion Result: men THINK they are the better drivers, whereas women ARE the safer drivers

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Scotland Road Trips

20 Aug 2013 by Anna Jackson     

Home to some of the most captivating locations in Britain, Scotland’s beautiful scenes and remarkable heritage is waiting to be discovered. The majority of Scotland is untamed countryside, growing wilder and more striking the further you decide to venture. As you travel north, the dramatic splendour of the Highlands unfolds. So much of this beautiful land […]

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Drivers are now facing a £90 Fine for Motorists who Text while Driving

14 May 2013 by Matthew Fransioli     
Filed under: Motoring     Tags: , ,

Drivers who are caught sending text messages while at the wheel of their vehicles are to receive increased fines as part of a crackdown on careless and dangerous driving announced by the government. Crackdown Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin has confirmed that a range of offences, which are currently punishable by a £60 fine, will be […]

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Are Women the Worst Learner Drivers?

28 Apr 2013 by Matthew Fransioli     
Filed under: Motoring     Tags: , ,

It is one of the most popular and fought over modern debates; who are the worst drivers, men or women? Inevitably people involved in these debates fall into two camps. Those people who believe it is women and those who believe it is men. Others believe that men and women can be criticised separately for […]

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Sixt’s Van Driving Advice

11 Dec 2012 by Matthew Fransioli     
Filed under: Sixt News     Tags: , ,

Driving a Van Driving is an important specialisation considering the responsibility it beholds. The Driver not only should ensure the comfort of his passengers but also the safety of the passengers in particular. Children in particular should be given utmost care. The Van drivers should be screened in particular in their ways of driving, lane […]

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Make your car ready for the Winter

11 Nov 2012 by Matthew Fransioli     
Filed under: Motoring     Tags: , ,

With winter fast approaching, it is important to ensure that your car is prepared by both checking car components and packing additional items. Car Components One of the most important components, especially in adverse weather conditions, are tyres as they allow your car to grip the road. The UK legal standard for tyre tread is […]

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Driving in London during the Games?

1 Aug 2012 by Matthew Fransioli     
Filed under: Life in London     Tags: ,

Driving in London during the Games? Please avoid driving into central London, on and around the Olympic Route Network (ORN) and near Games venues and live sites throughout the Games. Roads within central London and inner London between the North Circular and the South Circular are also affected. ORN – The Olympic Route Network The […]

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Putting your child’s safety first with Sixt

31 Jul 2012 by Matthew Fransioli     
Filed under: Motoring,Sixt News     Tags: , ,

Children’s car seats for use in hire cars Children’s car seats should never be considered an “optional extra” when using hire cars, because without a car seat to protect them, your child is at risk of serious injury or even death should you have an accident. As well as offering up-to-date technology, Sixt also offers […]

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Sixt Supports ‘Make time for Winter Campaign’

7 Dec 2011 by Matthew Fransioli     
Filed under: General News,Motoring     Tags: , ,

We all need time. Time to get to work, time to get home. Time to deliver goods around the country. When the weather isn’t great, travelling can take a little more time. By spending some of that time preparing for the snow and ice, we can all help keep the country on the move. That’s […]

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