We understand many car owners have questions around COVID-19 and often wondering where can I drive my car? How do I keep my car maintained and what financial support is there?
We hope this list of resources from the key industry players provides those all-important answers.
When can I use my car during COVID-19?
Last updated 12th May 2020 and is regularly updated following the changes in the coronavirus pandemic.
RAC has put together a great article which tells us when we can use our car in the current pandemic.
MOT extension announced by the Government
Last updated 17 April 2020 and will be updated if anything changes.
Back towards the end of March the government announced that your car, van or motorcycle’s MOT expiry date will be extended by 6 months if it’s due on or after 30 March 2020. It does however state that this only applies if you keep your vehicle safe to drive. You might like to read our article on ‘How to keep your vehicle maintained during COVID-19.’
You can check that your car’s MoT has been extended via the government’s MOT history website.
Find out if you are eligible and how the 6-month extension works on the government website.
Carbuyer Tips and Guidance
Last updated 26th May 2020.
Carbuyer – the online car selling site has produced an article full of information and guidance which includes;
- Can I still buy a car online?
- Fuel shortages and petrol station hygiene
- Cleaning your car, driving during lockdown and storage
- Impact on car finance and leasing
Find out more on the Carbuyer website.
TFL – travel information
Travel information including congestion charges (which resumed on 18th May 2020)
TFL have pulled together lots of useful information around travel in and around London. From congestion charges to how to travel safely on public transport.
Coronavirus Q&A: How it’s affecting car leasing
As the car leasing experts Leasing.com have put together this handy Q&A which details everything you need to know about getting a new lease including ordering and deliveries, managing your current lease and what to do if your lease is due to expire.
Get in touch
L&J Vehicle Specialists are open for business but taking all the necessary precautions to be able to provide a safe service to all our customers.
You might also what to find out about some of our car services –
We provide a free collection and delivery service in and around Taplow, including the following areas; Maidenhead, Cookham, Burnham, Marlow, Bourne End, Dorney Reach, Eton Wick and High Wycombe.