The latest news from Charmrace

Reduced MOT Offer £30

23 August, 2016

Full MOT Test offer from £30.00 Call in and book your MOT test today on 020 8446 6319    

3 things most car dealers won’t tell you when you’re buying a used car

9 August, 2016

If you are thinking of buying a used car, you need to have a look at some of the obvious and not so obvious pitfalls that I’ve come across again in the past couple of weeks. I’m not teaching you to suck eggs. Just letting you know what goes on out there. I get very… continue reading

Fancy a used car?

9 August, 2016

Petrolheads shelled out more than £26 million at the RM Auctions event in Monaco last year, with ten cars fetching in excess of £800,000 (€1 million) each. But it was this stunning 1957 Ferrari 625 TRC Spider which stole the show after a bidding frenzy broke out among wealthy investors. The auction house was hoping… continue reading

40% of new car sales are done by women

9 August, 2016

A recent study shows that Women car buyers now account for almost half the purchasers. That means there area nearly 10 million female car owners in the UK at this time. This signifies a big increase since the last time the government released this data 2 decades ago. At that point female car owners where… continue reading

Ticket to ride? Bonhams to sell John Lennon’s first car, a 1965 Ferrari

8 August, 2016

The car that gave John Lennon his ticket to ride is to go under the hammer. The Beatle bought his first ever vehicle, a 1965 Ferrari 330GT Coupé, on the day he passed his driving test. It is expected to fetch between £180,000 and £220,000 at the Bonhams Goodwood Festival of Speed Sale on 12… continue reading

Nissan recall 800,000 cars

8 August, 2016

Nissan has said it plans to recall about 841,000 vehicles worldwide due to a faulty steering wheel. In the UK, the recall will affect 133,869 models of the Nissan Micra, built between 2002-2006 in Sunderland. Nissan said that a bolt used in the steering wheel was not screwed on properly, but that there was no… continue reading