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Is Premium Fuel worth it?
By Richard Bolton
14-01-2019
Is Premium Fuel worth it?
There are hundreds of types of fuel available in the UK alone, with each provider having their own unique formula of hydrocarbons and oxidisers along with detergents and stabilisers to ensure a steady burn in a combustion engine. Most companies also offer a premium fuel, along with bold claims that ...
2019 Motoring Calendar
By Ronnie Lawson-Jones
14-12-2018
2019 Motoring Calendar
Another year is upon us which means another year of fantastic motoring events. Here at All Car Leasing we've got you covered with a brand new 2019 Motoring Calendar!Have we missed out an event that should be here? Leave a comment or send us an email at marketing[at]allcarleasing.co.uk!January15th - ...
What is a concept car?
By Ronnie Lawson-Jones
26-10-2018
What is a concept car?
The word concept means “a principle or an idea”. From a marketing point of view, it means an idea for a new product or a way to sell a new product, in this case, a car. It is used to describe a method for automobile makers to create physical “idea” of a car that is not designed to go into pr...
What Do Engine Names Stand For?
By Ronnie Lawson-Jones
11-10-2018
What Do Engine Names Stand For?
Ever wondered what those letters attached to your car mean? Or have you ever been in traffic and wondered what on earth is the difference between a CDTI and a TFSI? Well, in this blog we take a look at the meanings behind various engine names and what the acronyms stand for.Alfa Romeo/FiatJTDM -&nbs...
Car Manufacturer Performance Divisions
By Chris Taylor
08-10-2018
Car Manufacturer Performance Divis...
Performance models are typically used by car manufacturers as advertising poster boys, due to the rise in popularity and consistent level of improvement seen in the motor industry over the past decade, these models have gained an enormous amount of demand, with equal need for both affordable and mor...
Meanings Behind Car Manufacturer Logos
By Ronnie Lawson-Jones
05-10-2018
Meanings Behind Car Manufacturer L...
Have you ever looked at a vehicle manufacturer's logo and wondered and what went on behind the scenes to create it? Well, lucky for you we've looked at every manufacturer we currently work with and found the history and meaning behind their logos.AbarthThis logo originated due to the star sign of th...
Car Tech - Heated and Cooled seats
By Richard Bolton
29-08-2018
Car Tech - Heated and Cooled seats
As the age of technology continues to develop and what was once a luxury or futuristic becomes mundane and every day it is important to know where it all begins and where it could be leading, it is no surprise the features seen on race cars make their way to sports cars and luxury cars, eventually a...
What are the Different Types of Hybrid cars?
By Richard Bolton
16-07-2018
What are the Different Types of Hy...
The concept of alternative fuel and eco-friendly vehicles has been in development for decades, the first hybrid to be mass produced was the Toyota Hybrid in 1991, which was only available in Japan. Since then Hybrid vehicles have been a growing market for the last twenty years with more and more man...
What makes a car a GT?
By Richard Bolton
04-07-2018
What makes a car a GT?
What is a Grand Tourer There are many cars that claim to be a Grand Tourer or GT but in all of this noise, we aim to clear up the definition of what is a Grand Tourer and maybe even find the best modern GT available new in 2018. First of all let us break down what Grand Tourer means. Firstly is ...
UK Heatwave: Are you car tyres melting?
By Ronnie Lawson-Jones
02-07-2018
UK Heatwave: Are you car tyres mel...
Towards the end of June and the beginning of July 2018 the weather went from warm to scorching up and down the country in the blink of an eye. This has led to warnings of a possible hosepipe ban, warnings about taking dogs out in the sun and tragic fires starting. Although we all wish for a nice hot...
All about 1.0 turbo petrol engines
By Ronnie Lawson-Jones
04-06-2018
All about 1.0 turbo petrol engines
1.0 litre turbocharged engines are fairly common these days with most well known brands having their own version, but are they any good? Can an engine that small, even with a turbo, have decent pickup? Do they have decent economy considering their size? Is it worth looking at these modern eco engine...
What is a crossover?
By Ronnie Lawson-Jones
02-06-2018
What is a crossover?
You’ve probably heard the word crossover quite a bit and probably know what one looks like, but do you know exactly what a crossover is, what features they have and perhaps some of their pros and cons over other types of cars such as hatchbacks, superminis or saloons?This article may also help you...