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Winter can create many problems for drivers, from those who have just passed their test to seasoned motorists. When you combine darkness, sub-zero temperatures, and heavy rain or snow, drivers are faced with conditions that are less than optimal. In fact, drivers are 20% more likely to be in a car accident during the winter months*. 

However, the risk of having these accidents can be drastically reduced by watching out for specific hazards and taking some simple precautions. 

Dec 2, 2019

At Specialised Covers we are striving to implement Industry 4.0 principles within the context of our customer’s growth strategy, Lectra provided us with a tailored software and equipment to support this objective. Watch the Video to find out how we worked with Lectra from the design stage right through to production.

Oct 24, 2019

World Mental Health Day 2019: Can caravanning help with mental health?

Oct 10, 2019

If you keep your car outdoors, the warmer, more sunny months can result in paint and even bodywork damage. Make sure to protect your vehicle from UV fade, tree sap, leaves and mess from birds this summer with our tailored, Stormshield + outdoor car covers.

And, until 31st July, you can enjoy £50 off our Stormshield +, tailored covers by simply using code STORMSHIELD50 when you check out. 

Jul 17, 2019

It's fantastic when our customers share their advice, handy hints, and reviews with the wider caravanning community. 

The Trudgians, the fabulous caravanning family, love to share their experiences with fellow caravanners, so it was great when Dan blogged about his tips for using his tailored Tow Pro + ...

Jul 4, 2019

It was a pleasure to attend the Supercars and Coffee event in aid of Leeds Mind, on Sunday 9th June.

Organised by Leeds Supercar Meet, the event was a fantastic day of supercars, bikes and raising money for a very well deserved cause.

Jun 18, 2019

For a limited time, you can take advantage and enjoy £50 off our Prestige + car covers. The Perfect Father's Day gift... or a great treat for yourself. Simply use code MAY50 when you check out. 

Plus, purchase a Prestige + car or Prestige + motorbike cover, select the 'Father’s Day Logo' option when you're ready to check out, and your cover will be embroidered with a stunning Father’s Day message or the initials of your choice. 

May 31, 2019

After we spotted a photo on twitter, with grisgruntled Peugeot RCZ owner Adam Tudor-Lane, complaining about how birds had spoiled his beautifully clean car, we immediately jumped to attention. After contacting Adam and suggesting an outdoor car cover may solve his problems, he explained that he had tried covers in the past but they simply were not up to the job.

Clearly, he had never tried a Specialised Covers outdoor cover. We're extremely proud and confident of our products, so we knew if Adam tried our Stormshield +, designed for long-term outdoor storage, he wouldn't look back...

May 9, 2019

If you've seen other Specialised Covers towing protectors on the road or at campsites, and wondered why your Tow Pro looks slightly different; firstly, well spotted! Second of all. Don't panic. They're meant to be that way... and for very good reason.

As all of our tailored towing protectors are made to measure, the access points on the Tow Pro + and Tow Pro Elite are completely dependent on the make and model of caravan. For example, some locker boxes are the full width of the caravan - whereas other vans, don't have a locker box on the front at all!

Apr 9, 2019

Kingstown Shipping, a family run business based in East Yorkshire, is an international shipper of cars, motorcycles, RVs, trailers, caravans, boats and general freight, specialising in the USA, UK and USA trade, since 1986.

Over the last 30 years, the very hands-on team, have continued to develop and grow their company, offering a wide range of freight forwarding services, for customers traveling or emigrating overseas.

Apr 8, 2019

Did you know that you can have your vehicle's brand marque or a custom logo, on your cover?

Our tailored Prestige + covers are available with the option of your vehicle's brand logo in a white or full-colour print on the bonnet. You can even choose a detailed embroidered logo, for extra elegance.

Apr 1, 2019

Planning a last minute trip in your caravan in the next couple weeks and need towing protection for your caravan? Our universal Tow Pro Lite towing protector is now available for dispatch within 48 hours.

Ideal for caravans pre-2012, our universal fitting Tow Pro Lite protects vans with two awning channels, up to 2.5m wide.

Mar 27, 2019