Saving money on car ownership

James Baggott
DIY servicing
DIY servicing

The economy may be limping out of recession, but that doesn't mean keeping an eye on the pennies has become any less important.

For most of us running a car isn't a luxury, it's a necessity - we need it to get to work, take the kids to school and get to the shops.

But with fuel prices spiralling skyward and the possibly of further taxes from a government looking to slash a massive deficit, saving money on your motoring has never been more important. Here are some of our top tips to help you keep costs down.