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Halifax Car Insurance Promotes Car Share

Halifax Car Insurance is urging drivers to fill up their empty seats with passengers on their daily trips to work. The company estimates that of the drivers who use their cars to work, only one in five car share, despite more than two-thirds thinking that car sharing is a good idea.

Safe Drivers Lose Billions On Car Insurance

British drivers, who fail to shop around for car insurance when their policies come up for renewal, are losing billions, according to research from Privilege Insurance. On average, drivers with more four years with no claims discount can save £127.52, meaning that drivers miss out on a combined total of over £1.4 billion.

Car Insurance Sought For Winter Weather

Drivers are being urged to make sure they have adequate car insurance as the country is hit by a wave of cold weather. Low tyre pressures, water levels and faulty wipers could all lead to breakdowns and without adequate cover or car insurance could cause drivers toface hefty bills.

Ford To Launch New Galaxy

Ford will be launching new models of its MPVs at the Geneva Motor Show next week, including the new Ford Galaxy. It has been a bold decision to release to "distinctly" different MPVs on the market, but experts believe the move will pay off.

New Ford Mondeo Kinetic Design

Details of the new 2007 For Mondeo have been released. View UK MOndeo deals and news here. Details have emerged of the new Ford Mondeo set for release in 2007. The four-door new Ford Mondeo will incorporate the manufacturer's "Kinetic Design" standard, which will be seen in Ford models across the range.

New Mazda 3 MPS Unveiled

The new Mazda 3 MPS will be unveiled for spectators at the Geneva Motor Show. It will share the 2.3-litre turbocharged direct-injection four-cylinder engine that comes with its elder sibling, the Mazda 6. The engine allows the new Mazda 3 to deliver 274 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque, doing an estimated 0-60mph in around six seconds.

New Ford Mondeo Special Edition Edge

The Ford Mondeo will now be available as a new special edition model called the Ford Mondeo Edge. It will come with the option of two petrol and three diesel engines, including the flagship 2.2-litre 155PS TDCi unit. The new Ford Mondeo will come with a multitude of interior settings including air-conditioning, rain-sensing wipers, rear-parking sensors and a CD system with MP3 capability.

Car sales to soar in next six months

Around £63.27 billion is to be spent on cars in the next six months, with the majority seeking new car finance deals to help fund their purchases. New research suggests that 7.85 million people hope to buy a new car between March and August this year, which is a rise of over half a million since the previous car buying index was taken.

The future of family cars will be in the form of Ford Mondeo

Its release will follow a busy 2006 for Ford, as the manufacturer launches new models of the Galaxy, SAV and Focus Coupe-Cabriloet, according to website askaprice. The new Ford Mondeo's engine is likely to be a 2.2 litre diesel featuring 170bhp with twin-turbos.

New Mazda 3 Sakata Record Sales

Mazda is celebrating record January sales with the release of the new Mazda 3 Sakata, available with a range of new car finance deals from dealerships. It will be available with black mica or Strato blue metallic paintwork, 15-inch alloy wheels and a rear spoiler. It also comes with a sprightly 1.6 litre 104 bhp petrol engine, rear spoiler and air-conditioning.