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How disc brakes work on a car

September 26, 2021
Brakes on a car are one of the essential parts of a vehicle. Without brakes, a car can't be stopped, making it impossible to drive! One of the most common braking systems of modern-day cars is disc brakes. Here's an overview of exactly how they work in keeping you and your vehicle safe and allowing it to stop. Disc brakes comprise five significant components (along with many others!) - the wheel...

The car industry explained: a guide to who owns which car brands

August 23, 2021
You probably don't know it, but the automotive industry has a fascinating family tree. It is one of the most constantly evolving industries across the globe. Thanks to partnerships, mergers, takeovers, separations, sales and even bankruptcies over the years, it's challenging to keep up with which company or organisation owns our favourite car brands. The global financial crisis in 2008 had a sig...