Car Safety Features: What they are and do they work?

In the late 19th century, car safety features essentially extended to hiring someone to walk in front of your car waving a red flag, as a warning to pedestrians. Now car safety features are getting so advanced that certain experts are seriously predicting a future in which road accidents are a thing of the past. … Read more

Someone Hit My Parked Car and Drove Off: What To Do Next

Unfortunately when some people hit a parked car, rather than waiting around for you to return, or even leaving a note, they just drive away. Some cars are fitted with dashcams, and sometimes the area’s covered by CCTV, so the incent may be recorded. If anyone around witnessed the incident, they might have taken the … Read more

Car Won’t Start When Hot: Tips for Getting Back on the Move

Why won’t your car start when it’s hot? Let’s take a quick look at why, before discussing some ways you could fix the problem. Why Do Cars Struggle in Hot Weather? So it’s a hot day and your car won’t start. Why? It could be for any number of reasons. Fuel It could be something … Read more

20 Essential Questions to Ask When Buying a Car

Buying your first used car? Whether you’re buying it for yourself or for someone else, there’s a lot of pressure in this situation. Things can be stressful enough for first time drivers, so it’s important that the car they drive doesn’t make things worse. Here’s 20 questions to ask when buying a car. Some are … Read more

What to Look for When Buying a Car in 2018

Do you know what to look for when buying a car? If you’re new to driving, or if you’re buying your first new car in years, you might need a bit of guidance. There’s a lot of different makes and models to choose from. And once you start to think about things like mileage, emissions, … Read more

Diesel vs Petrol vs Hybrid vs Electric – Which is Best?

If your child has recently started taking driving lessons or passed their driving test, you may be thinking about helping them choose their first car, or perhaps even buying one for them.  While they may be more interested in the superficial aspects, such as the brand, colour or entertainment system, a car can be a … Read more

Driving on icy road
How to Tell If You’re Driving on Ice and What to Do

Driving on ice is a challenge even for the most experienced of drivers. Because it’s only winter once a year, it’s not exactly the sort of thing you can get accustomed to. But for learners and new drivers it’s a particularly challenging prospect. Unless you learned to drive in the winter, it’s unlikely that you’ll … Read more

Driving in the dark
Driving at Night: Checks and Tips for Driving in the Dark

Driving at night can be dangerous. As we’ve previously pointed out, no matter how well you might think you know a road, it may pose a completely new set of challenges in the dark. If you’re a learner, or a new driver, it might take you a while to get accustomed to driving at night. … Read more

driving in fog
Driving in the Fog: What to do and How

Driving in fog can be a harrowing experience even for the most experienced of drivers. For learners and new drivers, it’s important to keep your cool, to take it slowly, and to develop a thorough understanding of the various systems your car has to help you manage. Driving in Fog – Essential Things to Remember … Read more

WIN a £200 Lookfantastic voucher just in time for Christmas

At Go Girl car insurance, we provide hassle free car insurance designed with you in mind. And that’s why we want to treat you this Christmas and give you the chance to win a £200 Lookfantastic voucher. Lookfantastic is the ultimate destination for hair, beauty, skincare and all things fantastic! You can choose your favourite … Read more