Everything to Consider When Going on a Road Trip

Road Trip

Summer is an ideal time to explore the country on a road trip. Visiting numerous locales and destinations can very quickly become expensive though; setting a travel budget and planning out the trip before leaving will help to ensure that everything goes as smoothly as possible and that even emergencies may be handled with ease. Continue Reading →

New or used: which should you choose?

2014 Peugeot 308

The 1st April has been and gone, with thousands of motorists buying the new ’14’ plate. However, brand new vehicles are thought to depreciate by 20% as soon as they’re driven off the forecourt. This is one of many reasons why in the UK used cars sales outnumber new car sales by around three to one every year.

If you’re looking to buy change your car, should you buy new or used? Continue Reading →

Five Sporting Superstars with Amazing Cars

Aston Martin

Samuel Eto’o

Samuel Eto’o has amassed a fortune from playing football. The Chelsea star became the highest-paid footballer in the world when he joined Russian club Anzhi Makhachkala in August 2011 in a deal that reportedly paid him €20m after tax per season. He took a substantial pay cut to move to Chelsea last summer but has plenty in the bank to spend on cars.

Taking pride of place in his collection is a Bugatti Veyron, worth £1.5m, that he had shipped over to London from Russia. The fastest car in the world, the Veyron reaches a top speed in the region of 254 miles per hour. However, Eto’o has a choice of cars in which to drive to training in London. He also has in his collection an Aston Martin One-77 which he paid £1.25m for and also has a Maybach Xenatec and an Aston Martin V12 Zagato. Continue Reading →