Car Apps for Smartphones

As well as our own smartphone app for Android, iPhone & Windows, we've also made some useful free car apps for fellow petrolheads.

How Rare Is My Car?

An app version of this site, which is free.

You can download How Rare Is My Car? for free for Android & Kindle.

DVLA Road Tax & MOT Check

Check the current MOT and road tax status of any car, simply enter its registration number. You can also view the complete MOT history of any car. All searches are 100% free too.

You can download DVLA Road Tax & MOT Check for free for Android & Kindle.

Read My Text Messages

Avoid using your phone when driving by using Read My Text Messages, a free Andorid app. Read My Text Messages speaks incoming texts out loud through your speakers or car stereo so you don't have to touch your phone.

You can download Read My Text Messages for free for Android & Kindle.

Alcohol Unit Calculator

A handy little app that tracks your alcohol units and then lets you know when you are sober enough to drive. Alcohol Unit Calculator is available online and as free apps.

You can download Alcohol Unit Calculator for free for Android & Kindle.


iPetrolhead is a multi-purpose app that allows you to store your cars details and then set reminders for MOTs, road tax, services and maintenance. iPetrolhead also has a cool map feature where you can track your mates in real-time when on a drive.

You can download iPetrolhead for free for Android, iPhone & Kindle.

Amazon Prime

Clarkson, Hammond & May will be appearing with their new "Top Gear" show in 2016 on Amazon Instant Video, which is included in an Amazon Prime membership. Membership costs £79 per year but you can get a free 30 day trial.