Supermarket Fuel Price War

Supermarket Fuel Price War

Jus in time for Christmas, the supermarkets have kicked off a small price war, with Asda dropping down to 110.7p per litre from a previous 115.7p. Whilst not a massive saving, this should still save roughly £3 on an average fill-up of 60 litres. Check your own figures using our 'Cost to Fill Calculator'.

Rise of the Chinese Androids

Rise of the Chinese Androids

Over the last few months, Android makers in China have been selling an increasing number of cheap and cheerful phones. At first they were dismissed as sloppy copies of more famous models, but after several generations they now seem to be quite good! Check out their benefits and disadvantages here.

Finding Your Real MPG

Finding Your Real MPG

Miles per Gallon figures are an important factor for most car drivers. Some information on more accurate readings can be seen here.

The Most Reliable Car Brands of 2016

The Most Reliable Car Brands of 2016

No big surprises here, but just to confirm your suspicions, have a peek here.

Cars For Young Drivers

Cars For Young Drivers

Have a look at some tips and suggested vehicles for young, and newly qualified drivers. See what you reckon of them here.

Upgrade Your Car to Save Money?

Upgrade Your Car to Save Money?

Some thoughts on the benefits of changing to a newer car rather than maintain your old one. Take a look at some thoughts on the subject.

Cost to Fill Calculator

Cost to Fill Calculator

To round off the year, we have installed yet another fuel calculator for your delectation! With the recent drop in UK fuel prices, we thought it would be a good idea to help you work out how much you might save on (for example) a 5p drop per litre. Have a play around with it - you may be surprised at the figures you find.

Simple Car Maintenance Tips

Simple Car Maintenance Tips

Taking care of your car will benefit you in the long run. Take care of the simple things, and find trusted Garages and Mechanics for the rest. Have a look at some tips to get started.

Top 5 SUV & Most Economical Executive Articles

Top 5 SUV & Most Economical Executive Articles

Follow the link for a quick article review of some of the best SUV's available on the market today along with the most economical executive cars.

Oil Prices dropping

Oil Prices dropping

A look at the oil markets shows a big drop in oil prices, down to $42 a barrel. This is the lowest it has been since 2009 and many news sources think this may lead to a £1 per litre of petrol. Let's hope this will allow driver's to make cheaper journeys for a while!

New Year, New Trip Cost Feature

New Year, New Trip Cost Feature

Things have been quiet of late, but that's not to say we haven't been busy tinkering with our site. Have a look over on the Trip Cost Calculator, work out a journey cost as normal, and at the bottom you will now see a feature where you can email yourself or a friend the journey cost details. Go on, have a play with it!

The Rise of the Smart Watch

The Rise of the Smart Watch

Although still in its relative infancy, the smart watch is coming and looks to be the next big thing for technology lovers. Blending the familiar nature of a watch with bluetooth abilities, they are able to connect to your phone and pass you messages and notifications without having to pull your phone out of your pocket. Currently the best smartwatches are the Motorola 360 and LG G Watch R. Below are some other reasons why you may find them handy:

  • Some have voice control and activation
  • Pedometers and heart rate sensors can be found in some, to aid with fitness
  • Different faces can be installed allowing it to change into a watch for any occasion!

More Winter Driving Info

In keeping with our cold season driving tips, here is a very informative video made by Auto express showing the quite amazing difference between summer and winter tyres on a 2WD and 4WD Ford Kuga.

Read up on some winter driving tips here

Electrical Power Calculator

Electrical Power Calculator

Not content with showing you handy information on cars and mobile phones, we decided it was high time to help you calculate your electrical costings. All you need to provide are the wattage of the appliance in question along with the price you pay in kWh (found by looking at your latest electrical bill) and we can show you how much it costs you to run for a month or year.

We even have a few sample items to choose from if you need an idea what to start with!

Try the new Power Calculator

New Phone Choozer Video

To get people in the mood for upgrading their phones, we have a catchy new video to showcae our mobile phone facilities!

Winter Driving Tips

Winter Driving Tips

Although a bit late for this winter, it may well come in handy once next year draws in. A few words regarding winter driving essential can be found here.

Ranging from kit to keep in your boot, to a cold weather vehicle check you can carry out, there may well be some useful info for you.

Planning A Journey?

Planning A Journey?

Although still technically in beta, we have a handy new page for any choozers who need a route planner. Type in your start and destination then click the 'Plan My Route' button. A draggable (allowing you to modify your route) map and itemized route plan will be shown to you which is in handy printable format.

Give it a try if you have any long journeys ahead.

Fuel Cost Calculator Guide

For anyone new to our popular Fuel Cost Calculator, we have a short video showing you some of the benefits and a quick guide on how to use it. Keep an eye on your fuel and travel costs, and save money while you're at it!

Putting on a new face for 2013

Putting on a new face for 2013

Coming to the end of the year, we have been feverishly working on a new look to the site. We hope you like it! Not only will it look swich and up to date, it time it should be fully responsive in that it can alter its shape for smartphones and tablets too. Let us know if you have and suggestions or have spotted bugs. Happy holidays too!

Our new Mileage Calculator!

Our new Mileage Calculator!

Try out our accurate new Mileage Calculator to work out your distances travelled. You can use full postcodes or partial, and even town and city names. It should also work for different countries so please go ahead and give it a try.

A whole new car database for 2011!

A whole new car database for 2011!

Just in time for autumn, we have installed a whole new car database containing nearly 10,000 UK spec models (5 times bigger than our old one!) to help you chooze. Not only that but each car now has greatly enhanced details including the addition of optional extra pricing, pence per mile and new images.