Travel and Car News March 2013

  • Autoglass Reports Weirdest Things to Cause Windscreen Damage 05 March 2013 Some of the most bizarre causes of damage to car windscreens in 2012, from deer hooves to cricket balls, have been disclosed by windscreen repair firm Autoglass.
  • Has VW Unveiled the Future of Motoring? 07 March 2013 The creative design team over at German car manufacturing giant Volkswagen have made motoring history recently, after revealing their brand new VW XL1 to a crowd of gasping industry experts.
  • Geneva Motor Show 2013: Highlights 07 March 2013 Running from the 7th-17th March, the Geneva Motor Show is one of the biggest dates in the motoring calendar, with supercar manufacturers lining up to launch their latest, most exciting models.
  • Choosing a Designated Texter 08 March 2013 Choosing a designated driver to stay sober on a night out with friends is a habit many people have adopted - but have you ever heard of a designated texter?
  • Augmented Reality Sat-Nav Wins Innovation Award 11 March 2013 Less than 20 years ago, the idea of a car talking to you was far-flung and futuristic but today, the majority of drivers think nothing of receiving helpful spoken directions from a computer each time...
  • Top Tips for Sprucing up Your Car This Spring 13 March 2013 When spring finally arrives, many of us will roll up our sleeves and give our homes a thorough spring clean. Here are a few top tips for sprucing up your car this spring.
  • Cars of the Future: The Car Insurance Verdict 14 March 2013 Here are a few speculative car insurance quotes for some of the more out-there futuristic concepts to have been featured in the LA Auto Show Design competition over the last few years.
  • Could Flat Tyres Be a Thing of the Past? 22 March 2013 In exciting news for the motoring industry, a company has announced that it will be putting an airless tyre for road-going cars into production next year.
  • UK Property Prices Hit Record Highs For March 27 March 2013 It seems it's a good time to be selling a property in the UK, as new figures released by Rightmove have revealed that prices have reached the highest levels ever seen in the month of March.
  • Swiftcover Partners with Absolute Radio 27 March 2013 Here at, we are excited to announce our exclusive sponsorship with Absolute Radio.

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