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

​‘Lane Collapse’ Along Lornie Road, Traffic at a Standstill

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Cracks have formed along Lornie Road, going towards Farrer Road. Traffic is currently at a standstill. Stay tuned as this story develops. Continue reading

​The 14 Most Annoying Things a Car Passenger Can Do

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Drivers, can you make it through this list without losing your cool? Here are the 14 most annoying things a car passenger can do in your car. Continue reading

By July 2018, Car Buyers Will be Able to Purchase and Accept Vehicle Transfers Online

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Come July 2018, car buyers will be able to log into the Land Transport Authority (LTA) portal to complete their vehicle purchases and transfers. This new online process will help precent car scams from happening. Continue reading

Inconsiderate Drivers of the Week: Episode 2

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Reckless driving acts caught on camera this week include beating the red-light, making an illegal U-turn, and dangerous driving while making a turn. Continue reading

Car Parks in Singapore with Free Parking (2018 Edition)

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Who doesn’t enjoy free parking? Here’s our complete list of free parking in Singapore for 2018. Be sure to check back often, because we’ll be updating this list regularly. Continue reading

May 2018 COE Results 2nd Bidding: Premiums Fall Across Most Categories

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Certificate of Entitlement (COE) premiums fell in most categories, except Cat E, in the latest bidding exercise on Wednesday, 23 May. Continue reading

First-Time Car Buyers: 6 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying Your First Car

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Created for first-time car buyers, this handy guide highlights 6 mistakes to avoid when purchasing your first car. Mistakes include failing to do proper research and buying a car for its look instead of its function. Continue reading

ERP Rates to be Reduced During June 2018 School Holidays

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Good news drivers! Electronic Road Pricing (ERP) rates will be reduced during the June 2018 school holidays. The new rates will remain in effect from 26 May to 24 June 2018. Continue reading

​5 Inconsiderate Drivers Caught on Camera This Week

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These five drivers will definitely not receive commendations for their driving. Instead of being friendly road users, they inconvenience others with their inconsiderate and reckless driving. Continue reading

4 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Renewing the COE of Your Car

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Is your vehicle’s COE expiring soon? If it is, here are four questions to ask yourself before deciding to renew your COE. Continue reading

10 Items to Have in Your Car in Case of an Emergency

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Just because you have roadside assistance, it doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be prepared for car emergencies. Here are 10 essential items to pack in your car in the event of an emergency. Continue reading

5 Unconventional Ways to Avoid Traffic Jams in Singapore

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Getting stuck in traffic jams is one of the most frustrating things about driving. Follow our five tips to avoid most congestion and traffic jams in Singapore. Continue reading

​Traffic Police to Test New 3D Laser Cameras to Catch Traffic Offences

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The Traffic Police will be rolling out new 3D laser cameras in June to catch illegal U-turns and other traffic offences. The cameras will be installed at the junction of Thomson Road and Newton Road. Continue reading

May 2018 COE Results: Premiums Close Mostly Higher in Latest Bidding Exercise

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Certificate of Entitlement (COE) premiums rose in most categories, except Cat C, in the latest bidding exercise on Wednesday, 9 May. Continue reading

​10 Bad Driving Habits That Are Actually Damaging Your Car

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Avoid these 10 bad driving habits if you wish to prolong your car’s overall life and reduce spending on your wallet. Continue reading

Singapore Netizens on the Hunt for Inconsiderate Mercedes Driver

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A Mercedes driver has incurred the wrath of Singapore netizens after refusing to give way to a fellow driver and his elderly father. Continue reading

​Watch: How to Survive Getting Hit by a Car

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In the following video, a stuntwoman demonstrates several safety techniques that could save your life if you were to ever get hit by a car. Continue reading

LTA to Install Right Turn on Green Arrows at Most Traffic Junctions

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Good news motorists! The Land Transport Authority (LTA) will be installing red-amber-green (RAG) arrows at most traffic junctions over the next five years. Continue reading