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Your Most Embarrassing Breakdown Stories

According to First Car, the most common reasons cars break down are as follows: Flat battery Flat tyre or a tyre blowout Keys locked in the car, or lost Electrical fault, including engine management system faults Transmission failures, including clutch Running out of fuel Blown head gasket Starter motor issues Other engine problems Mis-fuelling First Car is a magazine and web...

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The 10 Most Annoying Things About Owning A Car

Having a car is pretty great, but occasionally it can be a real pain in the backside. We've compiled a list of the ten most annoying things about having a car that will make you say, 'Sod this, I'm just gonna sell my car!' Topping up with fuel. Let's be honest, no-one likes doing this. You have two choices: touch a grimy old pump or wear the gloves and look like a bit of a princess. Then you ha...

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Happy New Year from Wizzle!

2016 was a great year for Wizzle. Since launching in August we've moved into a fab new office, grown our team, and most importantly helped loads of people sell their car. We're looking forward to an even better 2017, so if you're planning to sell your car, give us a shout! We're always here to help, so please get in touch if you have any questions about Wizzle. Have a chat: 0845 862 0415 Drop ...

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6 Ridiculous Christmas Gifts For Car Owners

Christmas is a time for family, food, laughter, and let's face it...ridiculous gifts you'll never actually use. Come Boxing Day the novelty hats are off, that 'must-have' kitchen gadget is shoved to the back of the cupboard, and the Bedlam Cube lives to frustrate another day. So naturally, we thought it only fitting to compile the ultimate guide to ridiculous gifts for that special car owner in y...

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Wizzle is off to a flying start!

We're delighted to say that Wizzle has had fantastic feedback from customers so far. As well as being rated 5 stars on Google, we've had lots of great feedback from our recent customer survey: "Gave me an idea how much I could get for my car." "Reaches another useful segment of the market." “Made it quick and easy to sell my car!” “I got real offers for my car and it was simple to use. I go...

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11 tips for selling your car privately

If you're reading this, the chances are you're considering selling your car privately. Maybe you're a bit nervous or unsure how to go about it. It can be a stressful process, but it really needn't be. Our straightforward guide lays out some of the different options, as well as tips and tricks for getting the price you want. Chuck a bucket of soapy water over it Let's be real, our cars become an ex...

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The best songs to have on your road trip playlist

The road trip is a typically American activity where a bunch of teenagers drive Route 66 in an open top car, music blaring and everyone singing at the top of their lungs. Unfortunately, in England, driving on the M5 to Alton Towers when it’s pouring down with rain doesn’t quite have the same ring to it… But there are ways you can liven up your drive, and that is with the music you have play...

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Flying cars are nearly here, accord to Airbus

The flying car has been a staple of many sci-fi films over the years, but they could be arriving sooner than we thought, according to plane manufacturer Airbus. According to an article published in Airbus Group’s corporate magazine, they are hard at work on a flying car, under the codename Vahana. Airbus’ innovation group A3 are handling the project in Silicon Valley, California. The flyin...

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24 Thoughts Everyone Has While They’re Stuck in Traffic

1. I wish I’d left the house 10 minutes earlier. 2. But then again, maybe the traffic was worse 10 minutes ago. So actually, I’ve timed this rather well. Go me! 3. Though I obviously could have left half an hour earlier. Then I would have definitely missed the traffic, and maybe even had enough time to stop and grab a coffee en route. 4. Maybe I could start leaving even earlier and squ...

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Six of the ugliest cars ever made

Most of the time, car designers do a good job of making attractive cars that can appeal to everyone. Some are gorgeous like the classic E-type Jaguar; some are stunning like the Lykan Hypersport supercar. But not all cars are wonderful works of art and engineering, some are just ugly. Take a look below at some of the ugliest cars ever made: Pontiac Aztek: This car has topped numerous polls on ug...

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