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RAC reacts to news that car insurance premiums are rising faster than ever

RAC reacts to news that car insurance premiums are rising faster than ever

News   •   Jul 18, 2017 12:55 BST

The RAC's Mark Godfrey comments on today's news from the ABI

Get ready for the Great British summer holiday getaway

Get ready for the Great British summer holiday getaway

Press Releases   •   Jul 18, 2017 00:01 BST

Data from RAC Traffic Watch points to expected leisure journeys on the UK's roads as the summer holiday getaway begins

RAC comments on a study which reveals that the most expensive airport parking costs three times more than the cheapest

RAC comments on a study which reveals that the most expensive airport parking costs three times more than the cheapest

News   •   Jul 14, 2017 15:12 BST

A study by Admiral highlights the vast differences in the cost of airport parking around the UK

RAC comments on Highways England trial of a bright orange emergency refuge area for smart motorways

RAC comments on Highways England trial of a bright orange emergency refuge area for smart motorways

News   •   Jul 14, 2017 12:54 BST

The RAC welcomes the trial of a new bright orange SOS-signed emergency refuge area in a development to improve awareness and understanding of what to do if you breakdown or have an accident on a smart motorway

Only three in five drivers who use a handheld phone say causing an accident would make them kick the habit

Only three in five drivers who use a handheld phone say causing an accident would make them kick the habit

Press Releases   •   Jul 10, 2017 00:01 BST

New research for the RAC's Be Phone Smart campaign shines a light on what would motivate drivers to give up using a handheld phone for good

RAC comments on latest Motor Premium Index from the ABI

RAC comments on latest Motor Premium Index from the ABI

News   •   Jul 08, 2017 00:01 BST

The RAC's insurance director comments on new figures released today by the ABI

Motorists sceptical driverless cars will be commonplace in 20 years’ time

Motorists sceptical driverless cars will be commonplace in 20 years’ time

Press Releases   •   Jul 07, 2017 00:01 BST

​Motorists have doubts about whether driverless car technology is likely to become commonplace in 20 years’ time, new research suggests

June sees forecourt fuel fall by 2p a litre for second month in a row

June sees forecourt fuel fall by 2p a litre for second month in a row

Press Releases   •   Jul 05, 2017 09:00 BST

​Fuel prices have fallen by 2p a litre for the second month in a row, data from the latest RAC Fuel Watch report reveals.

RAC comments on Transport Investment Strategy announcement

RAC comments on Transport Investment Strategy announcement

News   •   Jul 04, 2017 22:31 BST

The RAC's road policy spokesman reacts to today's news from the Department for Transport

RAC responds to NICE no-idling recommendation

RAC responds to NICE no-idling recommendation

News   •   Jun 30, 2017 00:01 BST

The RAC's Nick Lyes reacts to this morning's news from NICE

RAC comments on price cuts at the pumps

RAC comments on price cuts at the pumps

News   •   Jun 29, 2017 12:57 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman reacts to today's fuel price cuts

RAC comments on reports of potential fuel 'surge pricing'

RAC comments on reports of potential fuel 'surge pricing'

News   •   Jun 27, 2017 13:26 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman reacts to recent reports

Queen's Speech: RAC reaction to announcements that will affect drivers

Queen's Speech: RAC reaction to announcements that will affect drivers

News   •   Jun 21, 2017 14:04 BST

The RAC outlines and responds to announcements made in today's Queen's Speech

RAC comments on new draft Transport Strategy for London

RAC comments on new draft Transport Strategy for London

News   •   Jun 21, 2017 12:03 BST

The RAC reacts to new proposals published today

RAC reacts to today's fuel price cuts

RAC reacts to today's fuel price cuts

News   •   Jun 15, 2017 12:12 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman comments on news that retailers are cutting the price of fuel in light of falling wholesale costs

The RAC's view on tackling the country's air quality problem

The RAC's view on tackling the country's air quality problem

News   •   Jun 15, 2017 00:01 BST

On the first national Clean Air Day, the RAC summarises its recommendations for tackling the problem of poor air quality

RAC presses retailers to cut fuel prices as oil price slumps

RAC presses retailers to cut fuel prices as oil price slumps

Press Releases   •   Jun 08, 2017 11:34 BST

​The RAC is calling on retailers to cut the price of fuel after a sudden drop in the price of oil has brought wholesale costs down

RAC-owned Nebula Systems cloud diagnostic platform wins major award

RAC-owned Nebula Systems cloud diagnostic platform wins major award

Press Releases   •   Jun 07, 2017 10:05 BST

A UK firm has picked up this year’s prestigious TU-Automotive award for Best Aftermarket Telematics Product/Service - after being nominated for best newcomer just two-years-ago. Nebula Systems, part of the RAC group of companies, won the accolade for their cloud diagnostic platform MECH5.

Be Phone Smart campaign welcomes new Do Not Disturb While Driving feature for iOS

Be Phone Smart campaign welcomes new Do Not Disturb While Driving feature for iOS

News   •   Jun 06, 2017 13:06 BST

The road safety campaign that encourages responsible mobile phone use by drivers welcomes news from Apple of a new feature due this autumn

Price of fuel falls in May as retailers pass on wholesale savings