Spotlight on Skoda

At Welsh VW Specialists, we like to let you know what’s happening in the VW Group (currently the World’s seventh largest company*). In our previous posts, we’ve looked at new projects for SEAT, Audi and Volkswagen and the group as a whole. Which means we’ve been woefully neglecting one marque — Skoda. This post, we’re going… read more

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Ten manufacturers with the lowest MOT pass rates

A few weeks back, we blogged about the manufacturers that boast the best MOT pass rates. But there’s no yin without yang, and so this time we present the manufacturers with the lowest pass rates. Before we get started… We’d hate to mislead anyone about what the data tells us, so our list comes with… read more

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Want a used car that will pass its MOT? Here are the top ten marques

Everyone wants their car to sail calmly through its MOT. There are some simple ways we can all avoid MOT failure — such as checking your tyres — but it’s pretty apparent from VOSA and other statistics that some marques are simply more prone to failure than others. Let’s say you’re buying a used car,… read more