Stirling Moss – One of Motor Racing’s Finest

5th May 2020
Racing Driver Stirling Moss

Clover Auto’s links with Stirling Moss date back to the 1970’s when Ronnie was on of the team for Akai Audi Works based in Silverstone with the sole aim of winning the British Saloon car championship. One of the drivers being Stirling Moss. They went on to achieve this goal in 1980.

 

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How to Wash Your Car Properly

11th March 2020
Car washing tips image

In this step by step guide we take you through the process of washing your car correctly.

1.Preparing your Car

Pick a day when it isn’t forecast to rain, but likewise you don’t want hot bright sunshine either as this can leave smears. Make sure all doors and windows are closed properly and move windscreen wipers away from the windshield (they will click once in the correct position).

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Is your car ready for the winter months?

5th December 2019
man and car in the snow

With winter fast approaching in many parts of the world, including here in the UK, it’s time to start thinking about prepping your car.

But how?

Glad you asked. In this post, we’re going to take a look at some of the things that you might want to check BEFORE the freezing weather, blizzards and snow arrives.
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Let us save you money on service costs compared to a main dealer

30th September 2019
man servicing car

If you own or rent a car on a long-term basis, you’ll know all too well that motoring costs can eat into your monthly income. With fuel and insurance to pay for, it’s hugely beneficial to save on servicing fees. If you thought you had to spend a fortune on services, and you’ve been dreading the day you have to take your car into the garage, we have good news! At Clover Autos, we can save you up to 40% on regular service costs compared to a main dealer. If you’re on a mission to drive down costs, and make your wages stretch further, here’s a handy guide to saving on car servicing.
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Why you Should Steer Clear of Part Work Tyres

23rd May 2019
part work tyres

Motorists everywhere have been warned to stay away from buying part-worn tyres. Running a car is not a cheap thing to do, so the idea of cutting costs is tempting for those on a budget. The thing is, when you cut the cost of your tyres, you increase the risks of your health and safety. Continue reading

The History of Volkswagen Cars

22nd March 2019
Volkswagen cars

Volkswagen is one of the oldest automakers in the world. Founded in 1937 by the German Labour Front and headquartered in Wolfsburg, it’s one of the largest automakers in the world and still continues to push incredible sales numbers. Continue reading

Confusion around Advanced Driver-Assistance Systems

25th January 2019
ADAS confusion

ADAS (advanced driver-assistance systems) are systems to help drivers in the driving process. They are intended to increase vehicle and road safety by means of a human-machine interface. However experts are concerned that the hype surrounding automated driving is confusing to drivers and could be dangerous. Continue reading

Investing in Cars

22nd November 2018
classic car investing

While most people just accept that their car will continue to depreciate in value from the moment it first hits the road, there are those for whom investing in cars is a passion and it can be a lucrative one if you choose wisely. Continue reading