Fuel Types Explained

With the wide range of engine types now available, the growing costs of fuel, and cars moving towards being electric, pulling up at the petrol station doesn’t feel as simple as it once was.

In this post, we will explain what different types of fuel are currently available on the market, to help you find the perfect car and arm you with the information you need to look after it properly.

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When does my car need a service?

Not sure how often you need to get your car serviced, or when your next service is due? We’ve put together a quick overview to help you understand the basics.

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What is JCT600 Home Test Drive?

We have recently launched home test drive across all of our dealerships – a hassle-free way to try out your next car, right from your doorstep. In this article, we explain how a home test drive works. Already got the gist? Start your search and book yours now.

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How to check your tyres are safe to drive on

Tyres’ tread depths are how you determine how safe they are to drive on. So what are the risks associated with worn tyres and how do you check them? This blog will hopefully clear up any confusion.

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MOT Test Changes – May 2018

From 20 May 2018, there will be new MOT test changes, including; new defect categories, new items being checked, stricter rules for diesel car emissions and some vehicles over 40 years old being exempt from having to take the test altogether.

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Ex Demo Cars Explained

In this guide, we explain what an ex demo car is and what you need to know before you make a purchase.

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Car Body Styles Explained

In this guide, we will help explain the main types of car body styles that are currently available here at JCT600 as well as any other terms you may have come across. 

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Car Number Plates Explained

As the new 18-plate replaces the 67-plate on the 1 March 2018 we thought we would explain the confusion around the current car number plate system – as well as the old – and how you calculate the age of your car.

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NFDA Issues Updated Guidance on Diesel Vehicles

The National Franchised Dealerships Association (NFDA) has delivered updated guidance for prospective diesel vehicle owners in the wake of government action to cut pollution.

The NFDA, which represents car and commercial vehicle retailers in the UK, has sought to reassure drivers about the long-term suitability of diesel vehicles. It has highlighted the benefits diesel car buyers can still enjoy and puts legislative and environmental concerns into context – read on to find out more.

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