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RAC comments on plans to increase the speed limit through motorway roadworks

RAC comments on plans to increase the speed limit through motorway roadworks

News   •   Oct 21, 2017 18:22 BST

Highways England have revealed that the speed limit will be raised to 60mph where safe on motorway roadworks to improve traffic flow

RAC comments on Highways England's updated £15bn road improvement programme

RAC comments on Highways England's updated £15bn road improvement programme

News   •   Oct 19, 2017 17:26 BST

Highways England has today announced a re-prioritisation of its £15bn road improvement programme

​RAC comments on new report about disruption on motorways and A roads

​RAC comments on new report about disruption on motorways and A roads

News   •   Oct 18, 2017 12:15 BST

RAC responds to Inrix report on congestion caused by disruption on motorways and A roads between September 2016 and August 2017.

RAC welcomes petrol price cut just a day after calling for one

RAC welcomes petrol price cut just a day after calling for one

News   •   Oct 04, 2017 10:58 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman comments on today's fuel price cut

Road deaths at highest level in five years: RAC reaction

Road deaths at highest level in five years: RAC reaction

News   •   Sep 28, 2017 11:06 BST

The RAC responds to new official figures released today

RAC reacts to supermarket fuel price cut

RAC reacts to supermarket fuel price cut

News   •   Sep 22, 2017 11:05 BST

The RAC comments on today's fuel price cut announcements

RAC comments on new road traffic estimates released today

RAC comments on new road traffic estimates released today

News   •   Sep 14, 2017 11:45 BST

The RAC reacts to new data published by the Department for Transport today

RAC issues advice to drivers with arrival of Storm Aileen

RAC issues advice to drivers with arrival of Storm Aileen

News   •   Sep 12, 2017 10:31 BST

The RAC issues advice to motorists as the first named storm of the autumn comes to northern England

RAC reacts to proposals to change personal injury discount rate in England and Wales

RAC reacts to proposals to change personal injury discount rate in England and Wales

News   •   Sep 07, 2017 11:19 BST

The RAC's head of insurance responds to today's announcement

RAC comment on the Scottish Government's low emission zones consultation

RAC comment on the Scottish Government's low emission zones consultation

News   •   Sep 06, 2017 14:54 BST

Proposals released today could ban all but Euro 6 diesel vehicles and Euro 4 petrol vehicles from Scotland's biggest cities by as early as next year

RAC comments on plans to fine parents for doing the the school drop-off

RAC comments on plans to fine parents for doing the the school drop-off

News   •   Sep 06, 2017 14:20 BST

As school children return to school this week hard-pressed parents are facing the prospect of no-drop zones and the potential of heavy fines for driving their kids to the school gate.

RAC comment on Scottish Government's target to phase out petrol and diesel vehicles
RAC comment on Government plans to charge utility companies for digging up roads

RAC comment on Government plans to charge utility companies for digging up roads

News   •   Sep 01, 2017 22:30 BST

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has announced plans to charge utility companies by the hour for digging up roads and give local authorities great powers to coordinate roadworks.

RAC comment on DfT attitude survey on transport and mobile phone use at the wheel

RAC comment on DfT attitude survey on transport and mobile phone use at the wheel

News   •   Aug 29, 2017 14:28 BST

The Department of Transport has published its British Social Attitudes Survey 2016: public attitudes to transport highlighting concerns about mobile phone use at the wheel.

RAC comments on reported increase in the number of compensation claims by victims of uninsured drivers

RAC comments on reported increase in the number of compensation claims by victims of uninsured drivers

News   •   Aug 29, 2017 10:11 BST

The Motor Insurer's Bureau has said that they have seen a 10% increase in the number of claims it is dealing with relating to injury claims arising from accidents with uninsured drivers

RAC comment on Government plans to trial lorry platooning

RAC comment on Government plans to trial lorry platooning

News   •   Aug 25, 2017 10:13 BST

The RAC stresses that the safety of motorists and other road users must be the overwhelming priority in the proposed trials of lorry platooning.

RAC welcomes DfT announcement that learner drivers will be allowed lessons on motorways
RAC comments on DfT drink-drive casualty figures 2015

RAC comments on DfT drink-drive casualty figures 2015

News   •   Aug 03, 2017 14:27 BST

The figures reveal a stubborn plateau in the number of road casualties arising from alcohol related accidents since 2010

RAC comments on motorway 'anti-pollution tunnels' proposal

RAC comments on motorway 'anti-pollution tunnels' proposal

News   •   Aug 03, 2017 10:44 BST

Highways England is considering building canopies over motorways to tackle dangerous levels of toxic fumes.

RAC comments on National Travel Survey 2016 findings

RAC comments on National Travel Survey 2016 findings

News   •   Jul 27, 2017 12:01 BST

The RAC's roads policy spokesman reacts to new data released today