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Quidco.com can reduce the price to £20 a year (it changes daily).
FIND THE CHEAPEST FUEL
USE petrolprices.com. Create a free account, enter your postcode and select how far you’re willing to travel to a forecourt (5, 10 or 25 miles) – the difference between best and worst can be huge.
For example, in Birmingham it ranges from 114.7per litre to 137.9 per litre for unleaded petrol within a five mile radius – a difference of almost 20%. Even just cutting the cost by 5% saves someone who puts £50 in their tank a week £130 a year. Check supermarkets for offers too.
DRIVE EFFICIENTLY AND SAVE
HOW you drive is the biggest single factor affecting your fuel costs, and in extreme cases people find they can save 30% when they change their driving habits.
over-revving. than feels natural.
position, so you can keep moving rather than stopping and starting.
instead of hitting the brakes.
hear sharp acceleration and screeching brakes, you’re doing it wrong.
FREE HALFORDS WINTER CAR CHECK
HALFORDS.COM is offering a free ‘£15’ winter car check, which includes checks to your battery, bulbs, wiper blades, oil and screen wash levels. There’s no need to book in advance, though you can do so online if you want, and the check should take about 15