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7 Easy Ways To Drive Down Your Motoring Expenses

7 Easy Ways To Drive Down Your Motoring Expenses

We all might have dreamed of driving the latest sports car contributed with private registration plates. Unfortunately, we cannot afford this dream during this tough financial time. But, do you know that you can make your dreams come true by driving down your motoring cost? Here, our cost-cutting guide will help you to drive as often as you do now but at a lower cost.

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  1. Low Your Driving Speed

Pay attention to your speed. If you are someone who is always putting their foot down and driving fast your car will be eating petrol. By lowering your driving speed, you can save your money on fuel as fast speed consumes much fuel. Do this and you will notice that you are spending less time and money at the pumps.

  1. Reduce your policy price

Check your insurance and private number plates price as many people will automatically renew their insurance each year. But they don’t check the best deal offers. Shop around and use comparison sites to reduce your policy price. Use the comparison sites every year. Because using a comparison site in the same year does not always the cheapest. And, you will miss the best insurance offers.

  1. Rent out your driveway

If you never be at your large driveway. Then you can make money from it. People who live close to big cities, sporting arenas, and other places that attract crowds can turn unused drives into cash. You can rent them out by the day, week or month and earn money for doing nothing. Similarly, if you are paying a lot for parking, then have a look at the driveway rental sites to see what locals are charging for private spaces. Often it will be lower than the nearby commercial car parks.

  1. Let your car slow down

4) Let your car slow down naturally where possible. Every time you apply the brakes you are wasting money, so where you can try to let your car slow down itself before using the brakes. Doing the same for a month with our first tip will save your money. 

  1. Before Visiting a motor shop, Check your car first 

Check your car over before you go to a motor shop. Also, you can approach someone who knows what they are doing to help you. If you check your lights, your suspension, handbrake, and private number plates, you can avoid having to fork out for repairs while your car fails its MOT for minor faults. Get these repairs done before the MOT for a fraction of the cost.

  1. Check Petrol’s Price In Your Area

Visit where you can check the price of petrol in your area. You can find which petrol station has the lowest priced fuel by inputting your postcode. Just make sure that you do not drive too far to the cheapest petrol station or you are ending up spending more money on used petrol.

  1. Don’t Load Your Car With Unnecessary Stuff

Chuck out any clutter that you have stored in your vehicle. The heavier your car is, the more it will cost to run. So by binning all of the rubbish that you have in your car, you will be making it lighter, cleaner and saving money at the same time.

This cost-cutting motoring guide was provided by Charles Cridland from, the driveway rental website where homeowners can cash in from their empty of underused driveways.

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