A winter that brought extreme flooding and rainfall to Britain has had a devastating impact on the state of roads across the UK according to a report from the Annual Local Authority Road Maintenance (ALARM). Potholes now blight British roads following an aggressive winter and has left motorists to pick up the bill for the damage to their cars.
Steven Mroczkowski (it's pronounced Mro-cross-ski in case you were wondering) has always had a vested interest in the automotive world of PR since graduating in 2009. Now, Steven is the newest recruit to the HiQ PR team and a self-confessed petrol head so he is sure to fit in just fine. He will be on hand to write the brands headlines, being the source of everything from BTCC round-ups to new store openings and competition winners.
Articles by Steven Mroczkowski
HiQ, the national fast-fit chain, has been highlighted as one of the leaders in educating consumers on the tyre label in a recent undercover study conducted by leading automotive magazine, AutoExpress. The study was created to discover just how tyre retailers understand, display and explain the Tyre Label 12 months after its introduction.
HiQ, the national fast-fit franchise network, has been recognised for its efforts in educating consumers about the dangers of part-worn tyres by TyreSafe, the leading organisation dedicated to raising awareness about the dangers of illegal or defective tyres.
HiQ the fast fit network turned itself pink once again in October in a bid to raise money for long supported charity, Breast Cancer Care. HiQ has been supporting Breast Cancer Care since 2009 and in that time has raised over £100,000 for the charity. Its push to hit the £120,000 target sees franchisees and HiQ employees take part various ‘project pink’ activities in the month of October.
It is that time of year again, British summertime officially ends dark nights and cold weather arrives with the positive being that we all had an extra hour in bed on the weekend, but to help UK motorists combat the cold winter months, HiQ the national fast-fit chain are offering motorists across Great Britain free winter safety checks along with invaluable winter tyre advice.
A young budding HiQ apprentice has been awarded the Ryan Williams Memorial shield for outstanding achievement. Gytis Tumasonis, who works at HiQ Helston won the award while studying IMI Level 2 at Helston Community College. IMI Level 2 is an intensive course that is delivered over one year to ready students for the automotive industry.
A lifetime ambition to become a mechanic is a step closer for school-leaver Sean Stacey, who has won an apprenticeship with HiQ after gaining vital experience with an innovative motoring charity. At just 16-years-old, Sean already has garage experience, a Level 1 ¬Certificate in Light Vehicle ¬maintenance and workplace health and safety training.
We are now just two weeks away from crowning the 2013 BTCC Champion and the weekend of racing at Silverstone has set it all up nicely! Andrew Jordan and four former champions; Matt Neal, Gordon Shedden, Colin Turkington and Jason Plato are all still in the hunt for the championship, and it doesn't take a genius to work out what that means - full throttle racing at Brands Hatch! In the HiQ Teams Championship Honda…
The Mayor of Newquay, Councillor Sandy Carter, joined local entrepreneur Justin Roberton to formally open a HiQ fast-fit centre in Newquay. The new operation is the fifth HiQ centre owned and operated by Justin in the Cornwall area and will employ two automotive technicians - bringing the local team to 22 across the five centres.
So, another British Touring Car round done and what a tale of two stories for the main title contenders going into the weekend. On the one hand, Andrew Jordan wowed HiQ with his dominant wins both in race one and three taking the championship lead for the first time since Brands Hatch.