News • Nov 26, 2015 10:50 GMT
The RAC's chief engineer, David Bizley, comments on new figures out today that suggest a sharp rise in the number of untaxed vehicles on UK roads. This follows the end of the paper tax disc in October 2014.
News • Nov 25, 2015 14:19 GMT
David Bizley, RAC chief engineer, responds to the Chancellor's Autumn Statement announcements on roads investment and potholes
News • Nov 24, 2015 10:45 GMT
RAC calls upon the Chancellor to listen to motorists ahead of his Autumn Statement.
News • Nov 20, 2015 15:30 GMT
The RAC's Chief Engineer, David Bizley, responds to the EAC's views on Defra's air quality consultation
News • Nov 19, 2015 17:14 GMT
While we’ve enjoyed an unusually mild autumn so far, this weekend is about to see us snap back to something much more seasonal.
News • Nov 14, 2015 00:02 GMT
The RAC's Pete Williams responds to an announcement by the Government that all motorway speed cameras are to be painted yellow by October 2016
News • Nov 12, 2015 17:09 GMT
The RAC's Simon Williams provides advice to UK motorists on how to cope safely driving in high winds, with Storm Abigail expected to affect north western parts of the UK from Thursday 12 November
News • Nov 12, 2015 11:43 GMT
RAC responds to new Department for Transport figures that show the average speed on local ‘A’ roads in England during the weekday morning peak in the year ending September 2015 was 23.6 mph. Since March 2012, annual average speeds have generally decreased.
News • Nov 12, 2015 11:00 GMT
RAC responds to new Department for Transport statistics that show motor vehicle traffic has increased, for the tenth quarter in succession. The provisional figure of 316.1 billion vehicle miles is the highest rolling annual total ever and 0.6% higher than the pre-recessional peak in the year ending September 2007.
News • Nov 05, 2015 14:46 GMT
RAC reacts to Bedfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner Olly Martins' statement that the force may have to resort to turning on permanent speed traps on the M1 to raise funds.
News • Nov 02, 2015 16:30 GMT
The RAC responds to news that Highways England will be trialling new pump price signage on the M5 from Spring 2016
News • Oct 12, 2015 18:27 BST
The RAC's Chief Engineer comments on the new laboratory emissions test planned for 2017, following this afternoon's Transport Select Committee hearing
News • Sep 30, 2015 09:30 BST
The RAC responds to Government plans for a trial of live fuel price signs close to motorway service areas
News • Sep 28, 2015 16:24 BST
RAC chief engineer David Bizley says new worldwide laboratory emissions test – due to be implemented in Europe in 2017 – should be supported by road ‘conformity’ test to make sure production vehicles meet standards.
News • Sep 24, 2015 17:54 BST
The RAC's Chief Engineer responds to news that the UK Government will be launching an investigation into vehicle emissions testing
News • Sep 23, 2015 10:45 BST
This is yet more good news for petrol car drivers