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All-New Ford Kuga Delivering More For Less

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Roy Chapman Ltd, family-owned Ford dealership located in Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire is now offering for sale Ford’s all-new Kuga Smart Utility Vehicle (SUV) from £20,895 – over £1,000 less than the previous model.

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Drive safe this Christmas

We all know that it’s illegal to drive if you’re above the legal drink drive limit, and punishable with severe and long-lasting penalties, but what does that mean for you and your Christmas parties?

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Advice from Roy Chapman Ltd – Beware of Cheap Limitations

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The motoring press featured an article last week identifying that the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has censure Halfords Autocentres for claims it made regarding franchised dealer service pricing.  The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) brought the complaint to the ASA. The SMMT challenged whether the claim “save up to 50% on main dealer […]

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When Do You Want To Stop?

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Did you know that all emergency service vehicles change their tyres at 3mm, rather than the minimum legal regulation of 1.6mm? There’s a very good reason why; it takes much longer to stop in the wet with tyre tread below 3mm. Take a look at the two graphics below, courtesy of Continental Tyres, and make […]

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Show Your Spots with Roy Chapman Ltd

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This Friday, 16 November, will see the BBC Children in Need Appeal Show.  Help us to raise funds for children and young people in the UK allowing them to have the chance for a safe and happy childhood. For every Winter Safety Check and MOT completed week commencing Monday 12 November, we will donate £1 […]

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Beware of Cheap Imitations

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If you’ve received one of our Service and MOT reminders by email recently, you’ll have noticed our reference to the above – beware of cheap imitations.  We are aware there is a misconception that franchised dealers are more expensive for servicing than some other national brands. In fact, this is rarely the case, and why […]

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