Staying on top of your vehicle’s maintenance helps you catch problems before they become costly issues. The guides in this section provide simple but extensive advice on keeping your vehicle in great condition.
Tyre types and classifications
Our comprehensive guide includes information on tyre sizes, EU labelling and tread to help you stay safe and legal on the road.
Use our fuel efficiency calculator to find out how much fuel you’ll need to complete your journey, and how much it will cost you.
Learn how to spot the early signs of rust damage, and how to proactively combat it to save you time and money in the long run.
Learn how to deal with common winter safety concerns, including how to drive on treacherous roads and preparing for winter.
Check out our top tips on how to keep your vehicle and its contents as safe as possible, both at home and out on the road.
Save money with our fuel-saving tips and work out the costs of your journey with our handy fuel calculator.
Replacing the Tyres on a Lease Vehicle
Our short guide explains whose responsibility is it to replace the tyres on a lease vehicle and what tyre brands are permitted.
Caring for your lease vehicle
Learn how to take care of your lease car to help avoid any end-of-lease penalty charges when returning the vehicle.
E10 fuel explained
Find out what E10 fuel is, how it will affect you and your car, and whether or not your car can utilise it.
Lease car etiquette
Nationwide Vehicle Contracts explores lease car etiquette and how you should care for your new lease car.
How to drive in extreme weather
Find out how to prepare your car for extreme weather conditions, including what to take with you and how to stay safe on the roads.