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RAC issues advice to motorists driving in current wet conditions

RAC issues advice to motorists driving in current wet conditions

News   •   Nov 21, 2016 14:30 GMT

The RAC's traffic spokesman advises motorists affected by the current very wet conditions

RAC warns motorists not to get left out in the cold as weather turns wintry

RAC warns motorists not to get left out in the cold as weather turns wintry

News   •   Nov 18, 2016 13:42 GMT

As the Met Office issues weather warnings ahead of the weekend, RAC urges motorists not to get left out in the cold as weather turns wintry.

RAC comments on new crackdown on false whiplash insurance claims

RAC comments on new crackdown on false whiplash insurance claims

News   •   Nov 17, 2016 00:01 GMT

The RAC's director of insurance reacts to new proposals announced designed to curb spurious whiplash insurance claims

RAC reacts to National Police Chiefs' Council "community spotters" scheme to target mobile phone use at the wheel

RAC reacts to National Police Chiefs' Council "community spotters" scheme to target mobile phone use at the wheel

News   •   Nov 15, 2016 10:36 GMT

While using "community spotters" to tackle repeat offenders is an unusual initiative, desperate times call for desperate measures

RAC reacts to today's fuel price cut by retailers

RAC reacts to today's fuel price cut by retailers

News   •   Nov 14, 2016 11:24 GMT

The RAC's fuel spokesman comments on the fuel price cut announced by retailers this morning

RAC reacts to immediate points and fine proposals for drivers caught using a handheld phone

RAC reacts to immediate points and fine proposals for drivers caught using a handheld phone

News   •   Nov 08, 2016 11:06 GMT

The RAC's road safety spokesman comments on the Government's response to the consultation on tougher penalties for those caught using a handheld phone while driving

RAC reacts to figures that show 10,000 drivers have been caught twice for being distracted at the wheel

RAC reacts to figures that show 10,000 drivers have been caught twice for being distracted at the wheel

News   •   Nov 03, 2016 13:37 GMT

Shocking figures, including mobile phone use, reveal scale of the task to reverse relaxed attitudes of persistent offenders

RAC reacts to concerns that diesel drivers could be charged to enter city centres

RAC reacts to concerns that diesel drivers could be charged to enter city centres

News   •   Nov 03, 2016 12:41 GMT

Follows High Court ruling that Government failed to meet European emission standards

RAC: "Concerted, sustained effort needed from government, police and motorists" to end phone use epidemic

RAC: "Concerted, sustained effort needed from government, police and motorists" to end phone use epidemic

News   •   Oct 31, 2016 16:58 GMT

The RAC's road safety spokesman reflects on today's sentencing of a driver caught using a handheld device while driving

RAC: New data "lays bare the scale of the country's handheld mobile phone epidemic"

RAC: New data "lays bare the scale of the country's handheld mobile phone epidemic"

News   •   Oct 27, 2016 11:47 BST

RAC road safety spokesman Pete Williams reacts to ​data released this morning that shows far fewer fixed penalty notices being issued in 2015 to drivers illegally using a phone at the wheel

RAC comments on sharp fall in penalty notices issued for motoring offences

RAC comments on sharp fall in penalty notices issued for motoring offences

News   •   Oct 27, 2016 11:42 BST

The RAC's Pete Williams comments on new data showing the number of fixed penalty notices issued for motorists has dropped sharply

RAC comments on speed of current fuel price rises

RAC comments on speed of current fuel price rises

News   •   Oct 18, 2016 16:43 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman comments on Press Association figures that indicate fuel prices are rising at their fastest rate in more than five years

RAC reacts to draft Clean Air Zones consultation

RAC reacts to draft Clean Air Zones consultation

News   •   Oct 17, 2016 12:39 BST

The RAC provides initial reaction to the launch of the Government's Clean Air Zones consultation for England

RAC predicts fuel prices rises following sterling's slump

RAC predicts fuel prices rises following sterling's slump

News   •   Oct 07, 2016 10:36 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman reacts to the unexpectedly sharp fall in sterling

RAC responds to drink-drive accident statistics

RAC responds to drink-drive accident statistics

News   •   Sep 30, 2016 13:01 BST

The RAC's Nick Lyes comments on new data that shows an increase in the number of accidents caused by drink drivers in 2015

RAC comments on planned OPEC oil production cut

RAC comments on planned OPEC oil production cut

News   •   Sep 29, 2016 15:17 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman reflects on today's OPEC news and what it may mean for UK motorists

RAC reacts to Government's response to MP's all lane running inquiry

RAC reacts to Government's response to MP's all lane running inquiry

News   •   Sep 29, 2016 00:01 BST

The RAC's chief engineer comments on the Government's response to the inquiry by the Transport Committee

RAC findings about illegal mobile phone use while driving lead to increased penalties

RAC findings about illegal mobile phone use while driving lead to increased penalties

News   •   Sep 17, 2016 14:38 BST

The RAC welcomes tougher penalties for illegal use of handheld mobile phones while driving following the release of findings from the 2016 RAC Report on Motoring.

RAC statement on drink-drive road casualties data released today

RAC statement on drink-drive road casualties data released today

News   •   Aug 04, 2016 11:19 BST

The RAC comments on new data out today that shows drink-drive fatalities in Great Britain are plateauing

Tameside garage flies the flag for the RAC nationwide

Tameside garage flies the flag for the RAC nationwide

News   •   Aug 04, 2016 09:00 BST

​Guide Bridge MOT and Service in Ashton-under-Lyne, Manchester, becomes the first of a new breed of RAC Approved Garages