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Brand new Formula One Autocentre in Spalding

Friday 15th October 2021

A brand-new Formula One Autocentre is opening in Spalding - officially opening on 14th October, 2021. In celebration of this branch opening, Formula One Autocentres is offering a range of special offers for a limited time only. These offers include: 25% off any Master or Short Service (Redeemable... Read More

What is a reinforced tyre?

Monday 27th September 2021

Just like the wide variety of makes and models of cars, there are different types of tyres to suit the different requirements of driving. If you regularly drive heavy loads and require strong road-handling, you may benefit from reinforced, or XL, tyres. You’ll not only notice less strain on your tyr... Read More

What to do when your vehicle overheats

Thursday 9th September 2021

It is no secret that a car's engine is critical to its performance. So, when your dashboard’s warning lights flash up, followed by a flush of steam, it is likely that your otherwise dependable engine cooling system has failed. In layman’s terms, your car has overheated and, unfortunately, you will n... Read More

Benefits of buying vehicles with full service history

Thursday 9th September 2021

Found the perfect new vehicle to buy, but it doesn’t come with a full service history record? Be careful – this could be a red flag. Buying a car without full service history is something to be extremely cautious about. This could indicate the owner does not take sufficient care of their vehicle, h... Read More

Are studded snow tyres legal in the UK?

Thursday 9th September 2021

In short, no – studded winter tyres are illegal in the UK. Although this type of tyre is available for use in other countries – especially those with harsh, cold winters – studded snow tyres are not permitted in the UK as they would cause significant damage to the road surface of UK roads. However,... Read More

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  • Yes it was a really good experience. The only downside was that there was no seating for me. I had to sit outside on the boundary wall. Waiting for my vehicle. Otherwise it was a pleasant experience.

    - Michael, Bury St Edmunds - Oct 3, 2021
  • Great service!! Staff went over and beyond to sort out the problem with my vehicle.

    - peter, Lichfield - Sep 12, 2021
  • Excellent service, seemed eager to help and everything was just as you would want!

    - David, Mansfield - Sep 13, 2021
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