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 snow
Driving in the Snow: The Essential Guide

With the combination of freezing temperatures, icy surfaces and low visibility, driving in snow can be treacherous if you don’t take care. We’ve already listed the dos and don’ts of driving in snow. In this follow-up blog, we’ll provide an essential guide to everything you need to know about driving in a winter wonderland. Driving … Read more

How to Stay Safe While Driving This Christmas

Help yourself stay safe while driving this Christmas by being prepared. Whether you are travelling a long distance to visit friends and family, or travelling home from the Christmas party, keep yourself safe by planning your journey in advance. Arrange a lift if you’re out drinking Whether you are planning a big night out at … 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

Car being towed
Driving Uninsured: Don’t Lose Everything

Driving uninsured is a risk that no motorist should take. Unfortunately, it’s more common than you might think. Every week, police in the UK seize 2,500 uninsured vehicles, and a total of 144,815 people were prosecuted for insurance offences in 2014 alone. Driving without car insurance is illegal, and if you’re caught, the penalties are … 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

Driving Manoeuvres on a Driving Test and How to Master Them

You will learn each of the 5 driving manoeuvres as you progress through your driving lessons. They can be a little awe-inspiring at first as they all involve using reverse, controlling the pace of the car at low speed and using a high level of observation skills at all times. The good news is you … Read more

Best Cars for New Drivers: Small, Safe and Easy to Drive

The best cars for new drivers are small, comfortable, and easy to drive. They’ll be loaded with safety features, and they’ll offer excellent visibility. They won’t be the flashiest or most powerful of cars, but they’ll be cheap to run and cost comparatively less to insure. Safety should be a priority for everyone when considering … Read more

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Does Air Con Use More Fuel? And 5 Other Ways To Save Money on Your Car

Running a car can get expensive, especially if you’re a new driver and aren’t used to the cost. You’ll probably have heard theories and tips about saving money on running your car, but what will really make the difference? We look at some of the best ways to save money on your car. Does air con … Read more