Manchester Traffic: What Gridlock Does to Your Car

Manchester is plagued by traffic. Roadworks on Regent Road, Deansgate, Chester Road and Chorlton Road are a source of endless frustration for commuting motorists. The traffic problems came to a head in October when a Manchester United Home game brought the city centre to a standstill Jose Mourinho had to walk the final few-hundred yards […]

How to Save Money Servicing Your Car

We know, we know. There are a hundred things you would rather spend your hard-earned money on than some meaningless service. But a regular service plan actually helps you save in the long run. Having a professional technician check your car regularly is the best way to stop small problems developing into expensive ones. Regular […]

Cheapest and Most Expensive Cars to Maintain

Data compiled by reveals which cars are the cheapest and which are the most expensive to maintain and repair in the UK. The repair quote comparison site compared maintenance costs across six categories – luxury and non-premium hatchbacks, luxury and non-premium saloons and luxury and non-premium SUVs. Peugeot made the most expensive cars to […]

Duffy’s Weekend Away at Silverstone

Duffy Motors celebrated a key milestone earlier this month and, to celebrate, the team organised an away weekend watching Formula 1 action at Silverstone. July marks ten years since Lee Atkinson bought Duffy Motors. The gaffer arranged the British Grand Prix trip to thank all the staff who have helped transform the garage into what […]

Car insurance premiums fall sharply

The average cost of car insurance cover has fallen from £847 in mid- 2017 to £752 this year. Comparison website said that the 11% drop in premiums was due to a reversal of changes of the Ogden rate, which is used to calculate compensation for serious injuries. “The end is in sight for the […]