Happy Retirement Merv !

Ladies & Gentleman last week our wonderful Merv retired. We are deeply saddened that he is leaving us after 10 + years, however completely understand it is time for him to put his feet up and enjoy his retirement. He has been an incredible part of the team and brightened up many customers days as he pops in delivering vehicles. You are loved by every member of the team who are all full of admiration for you and your work ethic. Merv we wish you all the happiness and thank you for being such a brilliant member of our team, you will be missed so very much.

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Congratulations Oxford Brookes Women’s Football Team

We would like to offer a huge congratulations Oxford Brookes Women’s Football Team who are League Cup & Varsity Champions. They played a total of 15 matches and won a grand total of 14 –  with 1 draw and no Losses. Congratulations to the entire team on your incredible Achievement!

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We have become an Official Sponsor of Freeland Cricket Club.

Billy pictured above has played for Freeland since he was a teenager and continued to do so up until the club disbanded a few years ago. However, 2018 marks Freeland’s return to the Oxford Cricket Association Division 5. Billy is pictured handing over our sponsorship cheque to Simon Brown the Club Chairman   We wish Freeland Cricket Club all the luck with upcoming season.   Follow the team on Twitter @FreelandCricket

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Easter Bonanza 4 days hire for the price of 3!

 This year we are offering 4 days hire for the price of 3! From Friday 30th you can hire any vehicle for 4 days for the price of 3. This offer is valid from: 30th March until 8am on the 3rd April Talk to our team and book your vehicle today Terms and conditions apply

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Peculiar Driving Facts from Around the Globe

There are certain things that are akin all around the globe. No matter where you are on the earth, be certain that you will come across at least one really terrible driver and if you are lucky maybe a peculiar traffic rule as well. From pedestrians, laws, car hire, to driving tests – unusual driving facts are all over the globe. As if converting the speed from miles to kilometres and driving on an altogether different side of the road is not enough of a task in an alien country, you will also need to take into account local laws. 1. Russia Fines Drivers of Dirty Cars So, make sure your vehicle is squeaky clean if you are planning a drive on the roads of Russia. Because if not, you might have to bear the consequences of an on the spot fine. 2. No driving tests in Mexico. How strange Mexico! In Mexico, anyone above 18 can buy a licence for about 626 pesos – which is the equivalent of roughly £25. […]

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Top 10 Best Selling Cars in UK 2017

As the year of 2017 comes to an end the best-selling cars in the UK have been announced. Both the first place and third place car are produced by Ford, the Fiesta and Focus respectively, Ford is dominating the new car registration race in Britain. Volkswagen has managed to slip between the two Ford powerhouses with the Golf. Many of these manufacturers and even the specific models are regulars to the list of top selling cars. Many models are updated, redesigned and brought back out for the consumers to continue their relationship with the manufacturer that they trust, love and support. This is often why it is so hard for new models to break into the top selling list in the early years of a vehicle being manufactured. Knowing the British marketplace and the demands that the public has, it is no surprise that compact hatchbacks, with high-end performance and fuel efficiency, are features that drive the top end of the best-selling list. People are looking for vehicles that can […]

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The benefits of a Multi-Purpose Vehicle

You may be deciding what kind of vehicle to you would like to hire from us, you might be a little confused as to whether you want a hire a multi-purpose vehicle or your usual car that can get you around town or to and from work. We’re here today to help you decide if hiring a multi-purpose vehicle is right for you as we list the specific benefits that would just work for your situation. On the other side of the spectrum if you are looking to get more bang for your buck, then a multi-purpose vehicle might be the right choice for you. Furthermore, these kinds of vehicles come with numerous benefits that you would want to take into consideration before hire another vehicle, if you do not own one yet for instance. Perfect for the family A multi-purpose vehicle or people carrier will make travelling very convenient and smooth for you and your family. One benefit of these vehicles is that you can pack and carry most of […]

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Servicing your car

As you may know we have our own workshop at Eurodrive and service hundreds of cars every year,  including our fleet and customers cars. If you would like to book your car in for a service with one of our mechanics please get in touch with us today. How often should you service your car? Your car can become an important part of your life, whether you use it to commute to work, weekly family shop,  or everywhere including your holiday.  When you think of how much you rely on your car these reasons alone are enough to make sure that your car is regularly serviced to ensure it is always in good working condition. So, what does regular servicing mean? Most people believe that certain factors should generally be considered when deciding on when your car needs a service. it is recommended that you get your car serviced according to the manufacturer’s guidelines – on average this is 12,000 miles or every year. In your car owner’s manual, the manufacturer […]

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Scotland to ban petrol and diesel car sales by 2032

Scotland to ban petrol and diesel car sales by 2032. Scotland has laid out an elaborate plan that will see the phasing out of the sale of new diesel and petrol cars by 2032, which is eight years ahead of the proposed time scale set out by the London government.This is because of some measures the government has taken to improve the economy of that region. In July, our government said the move is aimed at reducing pollution in the greater United kingdom, replicating plans by other cities such as Mexico City, Athens and Madrid. Since Scotland accounts for approximately 10 percent of the car market in Britain, the First Minister spelt out plans to for a deposit return scheme for cans and bottles, and to expand electrical car charging locations. She also outlined a plan to phase out the requests for new diesel vehicles by 2032, and the establishment of low emissions zones in at least the four largest cities in Scotland’s by 2020. Interviews by a journalist at The […]

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The Adventures of Tracey the Transit

We know our vehicles are used for a whole range of reasons; A large car to fit everyone in for the family holiday A people carrier to get everyone to football A Minibus to get everyone to the races A Van to collect that new sofa A Luton to help you move house Whatever the reason we will happily help you along the way. One vehicle has recently been on adventure of  a lifetime, we would like to introduce you to @MissFarnaby’sTravels which follows the adventures of a PINK VW T3 Campervan. Unfortunately Miss Farnaby became unwell a few weeks ago, luckily Eurodrive were able to come to the rescue and supply Tracey the Transit. Tracey stepped up to take part in a tour of the Scottish Highlands. Pictures are all courtesy of Miss Farnaby’s Travles –thank you for allowing us to share these. We are all making sure Tracey hasn’t got the holiday blues to badly now she is back home in Oxfordshire and we are glad Miss Farnaby […]

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