Author Archives: Mark Bowers

How to Capitalise on Record High Used Car Values

Dealers, traders and garages are paying more attention to used cars in 2019 as the market continues to shift away from new car sales. With record high used-car prices across different fuel types, we explore how you can capitalise on this trend. Average prices for used cars have been at a record high for a Read the full article…

Keeping Your Courier Van on the Road this Winter

It’s time for all courier van drivers to deal with the cold weather by performing some simple maintenance and health checks on your vehicles. From getting the right courier van insurance to driving safely, here’s how to keep your van on the road this winter. No one likes breaking down, but van drivers more than Read the full article…

The Best Electric Cars of 2019 – Ones to Watch

2019 is an important year for electric vehicles. Many major car brands have either already released, or are set to unleash their newest models into the world of eco-friendly driving. From the Jaguar I-pace to the Tesla Model 3, here are the electric cars you need to watch in 2019. There are some exciting new Read the full article…

Changes to London Transport Network to Affect Taxi Drivers

There are some significant changes planned to affect the London transport network in 2019 and beyond. These include new cycling routes and changes to London’s bus networks. Discover how taxi drivers could be affected as the capital continues to adapt to demands from a growing population. Central London has dramatically changed in recent years due Read the full article…

5 Car Buying Trends for 2019

It’s the perfect time to discuss the most significant car buying trends for 2019. From increased customer awareness of the market to a growing demand for ‘almost new’ used cars, car traders, mechanics and dealers will want to take note of this year’s evolving landscape to support their business.  There’s no better time than now Read the full article…

How Taxi Drivers Can Avoid Unnecessary Road Fines

Taxi drivers spend more time on UK roads than most and statistically they’re more likely to incur various road fines. From wearing headphones when driving to buckling up your child passengers, here is what taxi drivers need to know to avoid unnecessary penalties. Only a handful of professions require you to spend as much time Read the full article…

Top 6 Best-selling Used Cars to Stock for 2019

Dealers are now investing in used car stock to counter the fall in sales of new cars in 2018. As well as identifying the best-selling used cars for 2019, many traders are also improving their preparation facilities to get cars ready for retail faster. It won’t be news to car dealers that new car sales Read the full article…

We’re open this Christmas!

We know that Christmas can be a busy time of year, so the last thing you need to be worrying about is trying to sort out your insurance, only to find your broker is closed for the holidays. Worry not – ChoiceQuote are open between Christmas and New Year to bring you the products and Read the full article…

Annual Motor Trade Summit Highlights the Need for Improved Digital Marketing Strategies in 2019

The increasing need for digital processes is changing many aspects of the motor trade industry, as highlighted by this year’s Motor Trader Summit on Profitable Digital Marketing in 2019. Various sessions by key speakers covered the need for increased digital spend, online customer engagement and digital retailing opportunities. This year’s annual Motor Trader Summit focused Read the full article…

Just in Time for Christmas: The Pressure is on for Couriers

As Christmas rapidly approaches, the demand on couriers to deliver goods across the country increases. Alongside added pressure from companies promising next day deliveries, how will UK couriers cope and how important is effective courier van insurance and goods in transit insurance? The Christmas holidays are upon us. Following the rush of Halloween and Black Read the full article…