News • Jan 18, 2018 13:19 GMT
The Government has decided that the first MoT test on cars and motorcycles won't be extended to four years due to safety concerns
Press Releases • Jan 17, 2018 00:01 GMT
As the RAC launches its new Flexiloan motor loans product, new research of buyers suggests car dealers have a firm grip on car finance
Press Releases • Jan 10, 2018 14:13 GMT
The price of a barrel of oil has gone above $70 for the first time in more than three years, potentially spelling misery for motorists at the pump throughout 2018.
Press Releases • Jan 10, 2018 00:01 GMT
Nearly a quarter of a million vehicles were broken into in 2016, with 26 police forces – more than half of all those in England, Scotland and Wales – seeing more thefts from cars than the previous year, according to data seen by RAC Insurance
Press Releases • Jan 04, 2018 00:01 GMT
Motorists begin 2018 paying the highest price for petrol since the end of 2014, RAC Fuel Watch data reveals
Press Releases • Jan 02, 2018 15:00 GMT
A survey of 1,000 UK firms carried out by RAC Business found 62% of large businesses with between 250 and 499 staff are considering phasing out their diesel vehicles, compared to just 33% among small firms with less than 10 employees. And, nearly half (47%) of businesses of any size say they are thinking about moving away from diesel.
News • Jan 02, 2018 14:37 GMT
RAC issues advice on driving in high winds and heavy rain as the fifth-named storm of the season batters Scotland, Northern Ireland and the north east and west of England this evening and overnight.
Don’t suffer a ‘traumatic Tuesday’ on the first day back at work with a bad case of the flat battery blues
Press Releases • Dec 29, 2017 12:07 GMT
RAC warns motorists not to get caught out by a flat battery on first day back at work. More batteries fail on first working day of the new year than any other. Tuesday 2 January expected to be busiest RAC breakdown day of 2018
News • Dec 28, 2017 16:15 GMT
The RAC's Rod Dennis provides advice to drivers likely to be affected by tomorrow's new snowfall
News • Dec 28, 2017 13:03 GMT
More than 6,000 motorists have been caught at least twice for driving while distracted, including using a mobile phone, in the past four years. Figures released by the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency in response to a Freedom of Information request by the Press Association highlight the problem of repeat offenders.
News • Dec 27, 2017 14:43 GMT
The RAC expects to attend over 9,000 motorists today as the winter weather bites and hundreds of new potholes are appearing across the UK
News • Dec 27, 2017 14:05 GMT
NHS trusts have clocked up £174m from car park charges a new investigation has revealed.
News • Dec 19, 2017 14:17 GMT
The RAC's road safety spokesman responds to reports on 20mph zones within B&NES
Press Releases • Dec 17, 2017 00:01 GMT
Friday 22 December has been dubbed ‘Frantic Friday’ – the day when the last of the year’s commuter traffic clashes with people desperately trying to get to see family and friends
Press Releases • Dec 14, 2017 09:15 GMT
New figures suggest millions of drivers are knowingly getting behind the wheel despite being over the limit
Press Releases • Dec 12, 2017 15:10 GMT
Fuel prices could be on the rise this side of Christmas
News • Dec 12, 2017 13:07 GMT
The RAC's director of roadside operations updates on the work of RAC patrols over the last two days, and gives advice for the next 24 hours
Press Releases • Dec 07, 2017 13:09 GMT
The RAC expects a sharp rise in predicted breakdowns this coming weekend, and provides advice to drivers
News • Dec 05, 2017 10:56 GMT
Rod Dennis for RACCars.co.uk reacts to figures that show sales of new diesel cars are in decline