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Our fantastic range of SUVs and 4x4s are bursting with features that’ll make light work of cold-weather driving. Choose your next car today!
Winter tyres should be used as soon as the temperature drops below 7C. Find out from Motor Range why winter tyres are not just good for driving on ice.
Make winter mornings that bit more bearable with all the essential do’s and don’ts on how to deice your car. Discover the rights, wrongs and absolute no-nos!

No matter what vehicle you drive, there’s no cargo more precious than your child. As the home of family friendly motoring in Liverpool, Motor Range wants nothing more than to keep our friends and customers safe and legal on the road so we’ve already had a look at new car seat laws - here’s what you need to know...

The potholes on Britain’s roads are presenting potential safety hazards and causing vehicle damage. As moisture in the cracks of the road freeze, it expands and causes potholes. The structure of the road is damaged further when cars drive over the potholes. The holes become bigger as the structure below the surface layer is damaged. Adverse weather conditions such as wet-dry and freeze-thaw cycles, that repeatedly occur, make the situation worse.

A number of tyre and wheel problems can result from hitting a pothole. Wheels can crack or buckle, and lumps can develop in the tyres from the initial impact. Also, alloys crack and wheel balancing and tracking are misaligned. Potholes have caused drivers to lose control of a vehicle and become involved in accidents. Here are some top tips to help you avoid potholes...

The Christmas adverts have begun, the shopping centres are filled with decorations and you’ve probably had to scrape the first ice off your car!

Meaning winter has arrived and in line with our new competition, where you can win an AA Winter Care Kit, this week we are revealing some tips and advice in line with the AA on how to prepare your car from the effects of winter.

Keep reading to find out how to enter our new competition!

If you find this article helpful or if you have any questions then please tweet us @MotorRange using the hashtag #MRWinterCare.

This weeks blog is dedicated to a very important matter; staying road legal!

Police spot checks are regularly carried out across the country and it can be confusing as to what makes you car legal or not. Therefore we have compiled a list in the hope to break down some of the confusion and give you more confidence in knowing your car is in line with the law.

See below for simple rules and guidelines to make sure you are not caught out! Let us know if this article has helped you by tweeting us @MotorRange using the hashtag #RoadLegal.

Cars can be tricky, but when you know what to do with them and the best ways to look after them, it can make all the difference in how you see your car.

Knowing the best maintenance checks is very important to your car and can often prolong it’s life span, and even though it may take a little time and effort, it's worth knowing your car is running as it should be.

This week we have decide to list some simple yet useful tips to keep your car in the best shape it can be.

If you find this article helpful or maybe you have another tip that we haven’t mentioned, simply tweet us @MotorRange using the hashtag #Maintenance!