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

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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