COE Quota for August to October 2018 to be Increased

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The Certificate of Entitlement (COE) quota for August to October 2018 will be increased to 27,683—an average of 9,225 a month.Continue reading

​6 Reasons to Tint Your Car Windows

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Most people tint their car windows for privacy, but did you know that there are other benefits from doing so? Here are 6 benefits of tinting your car windows.Continue reading

7 Reasons Why Singaporean Drivers Will Love the New Motorist App

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Learn more about the features of the new Motorist App and see how it can benefit you in your daily drive. Features of this car app include live-traffic cameras, real-time road updates, and your personal AutoConcierge Assistant.Continue reading

Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 5

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In this week’s episode of Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week, we feature two out-of-control vans, two reckless drivers, and one errant taxi driver.Continue reading

Quiz: How Well Do You Know Singapore Roads?

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Fancy yourself an experienced driver? Take our quiz and test your knowledge of Singapore roads. Be warned though, some of these questions are rather tough.Continue reading

July 2018 COE Results: Cat A and B Fall to $25,000 and $31,000 Respectively

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COE prices continue to fall in the latest bidding exercise for July 2018, as Cat A and B record their lowest prices in over eight years.Continue reading

12 Things Unique to Singaporean Drivers

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From taking down licence plate numbers at accidents to placing pandan leaves in our cars, here are 12 things that are unique to Singaporean drivers.Continue reading

​Say Goodbye to Jams at JB Customs: Toll Charges to Only be Paid When Leaving Malaysia

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Singaporeans who frequently drive to Malaysia via the Johor Bahru Customs, Immigration and Quarantine Complex (CIQ) will soon only need to pay toll charges when exiting the country.Continue reading

​Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 4

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Several accidents and near-accidents​ were captured in this week’s episode of Inconsiderate Drivers. Remember to drive carefully, and exercise patience and vigilance on the road.Continue reading

​10 Simple Cleaning Hacks Every Car Owner Should Know

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These 10 simple cleaning hacks will help you achieve a spotless car in no time. These hacks can be done with everyday household items. Read this article to learn more.Continue reading

​5 Tips to Quickly Cool Down A Hot Car

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Singapore weather can be unbearable to some. If your car has been sitting out in the sun for too long, here are five tips to cool it down as quickly as possible.Continue reading

10 Tips to Make Your GrabHitch Ride More Enjoyable

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New to GrabHitch? Here are 10 tips for both GrabHitch drivers and riders to improve their car-pooling experience. Check out the following article to learn more.Continue reading

5 Reasons Why People are Still Driving Manual Cars

John Car Advice

Manual cars were once considered the standard in every car market. However, they have since fallen into the shadows of their automatic counterparts. Despite their drop in popularity, there are still some drivers who prefer manuals.Continue reading

​June 2018 COE Results 2nd Bidding: Premiums Drop Even Further, Lowest in 8 Years

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COE premiums for cars, including those in the Open category, fell to their lowest in 8 years in the latest bidding exercise for June 2018.Continue reading

​5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Your Car Licence Plate

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Did you know certain car licence plate numbers can fetch up to S$250,000 in price? Here are 5 fun facts about your car licence plate that you probably didn't know about.Continue reading

Malaysia Automated Clearance System (MACS) Pass Applications Suspended Until Further Notice

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If you’re planning to apply for the Malaysia Automated Clearance System (MACS) Pass to travel to Malaysia, tough luck. Applications for it has been suspended until further notice.Continue reading

Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 3

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Another week, another group of inconsiderate drivers. This week's episode is a reminder on why patience is an important virtue on the road.Continue reading

​Trump-Kim Summit: Road Blocks, Vehicle Screenings to be Enforced in Several Areas

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Road blocks, including screenings of people and vehicles, will be enforced at Trump-Kim Summit venues, as well as the areas and roads surrounding them.Continue reading

June 2018 COE Results: Premiums at their Lowest for 2018

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COE premiums continue to decline in the 1st bidding exercise for June 2018. All categories, except Cat C, have recorded their lowest price for 2018.Continue reading

4 Ways to Avoid the Traffic Jam to JB this June Holiday

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Planning a trip to JB this June holiday? Here are 4 ways to beat the dreaded traffic jam at the Woodlands and Taus checkpoints.Continue reading