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

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Driving Essentials – What to do After an Accident

No matter how big or small, the first thing to remember after being involved in an accident is not to panic. You might be feeling shaken up, but try to keep a level head, and record as much information as you can, as this will help you later. What information do I need to get? … Read more

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9 Easy Ways to Save Fuel & Increase Efficiency

Car ownership can be expensive. While there are some costs that can’t be changed, for example tax, by following these 9 fuel saving tips, you can save fuel and save money. Check the tyre pressure regularly Under-inflated tyres have more contact with the road, and therefore a higher resistance, which reduces fuel economy.  Over time, … Read more

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Driving Without an MOT: Penalties and Insurance

Driving without an MOT is a surprisingly common yet illegal practice on UK roads. According to the SMMT, a third of motorists have driven without a valid MOT, and some have done so for as long as six months. Maybe these motorists just kept putting it off. Or maybe they thought that they’d never get … Read more

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UK Festivals List: Get the best out of summer with our interactive festival map

The sun is out and festival season has finally arrived. We may specialise in offering comprehensive car insurance to young drivers, but we also want to ensure you get to experience all the music fuelled adventures within your reach on the road. That’s why we have created an interactive map of the best festivals in … Read more

new vs nearly new vs used car guide
Guide to Buying a Car: New vs Nearly New vs Used

Whether you’ve finally passed your test or you’re planning to learn to drive in your own car, buying your first car is an incredibly exciting yet tricky time. The first decision you’ll need to make is whether you want a new car, a nearly new car or a used car. It’s not always as simple … Read more

Driving test changes: Your complete guide to the new driving test

It has recently been announced that the driving test will be changing on 4 December 2017. If you are currently learning to drive, or thinking about starting lessons, there’s a good chance these changes will affect you. Even if you are hoping to pass your test before December, your driving instructor will be getting you … Read more