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RAC reacts to air quality report from Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee

RAC reacts to air quality report from Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee

News   •   Apr 27, 2016 11:50 BST

The RAC's Nick Lyes comments on the findings of a new air quality report from a Government select committee

RAC Business welcomes record growth in demand for vans

RAC Business welcomes record growth in demand for vans

News   •   Apr 26, 2016 11:38 BST

In response to SMMT figures revealing largest ever number of vans on British roads, Jenny Powley RAC Business comments: “It is highly encouraging to see demand for vans and commercial vehicles continuing at such a pace, as it’s a clear indicator that businesses are performing well and are able to invest in new assets such as vehicles."

RAC comments on plans to de-clutter roads of unnecessary signs

RAC comments on plans to de-clutter roads of unnecessary signs

News   •   Apr 18, 2016 12:55 BST

The RAC's Simon Williams comments on new government plans that would see unnecessary road signs removed

RAC comments on impact of failed OPEC oil production talks

RAC comments on impact of failed OPEC oil production talks

News   •   Apr 18, 2016 12:40 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman comments on the fall out of yesterday's failed talks in Doha, that may have led to a cut in oil production

RAC comments on new ULEV registration statistics

RAC comments on new ULEV registration statistics

News   •   Apr 14, 2016 12:51 BST

The RAC's Simon Williams comments on new vehicle registration statistics, released today

RAC reacts to Asphalt Industry Alliance’s Annual Local Authority Road Maintenance (ALARM) survey

RAC reacts to Asphalt Industry Alliance’s Annual Local Authority Road Maintenance (ALARM) survey

News   •   Mar 23, 2016 00:05 GMT

Despite allocated funding the condition of local roads in England appears to be getting worse rather than better

RAC response to call by MPs for more average speed cameras on UK's roads

RAC response to call by MPs for more average speed cameras on UK's roads

News   •   Mar 22, 2016 14:46 GMT

​RAC public affairs manager Nick Lyes said: “According to the 2015 RAC Report on Motoring, seven in 10 motorists say they regularly or occasionally break the 70mph speed limit, so clearly there is an issue of compliance here. It’s important that the solution to that problem offers a range of alternatives, and average speed cameras can be part of this.

Budget 2016: RAC comments on Insurance Premium Tax increase

Budget 2016: RAC comments on Insurance Premium Tax increase

News   •   Mar 16, 2016 14:35 GMT

The RAC's Insurance director comments on the 0.5% Insurance Premium Tax increase announced in today's Budget

Budget 2016: RAC reacts to continued fuel duty freeze

Budget 2016: RAC reacts to continued fuel duty freeze

News   •   Mar 16, 2016 13:36 GMT

The RAC's chief engineer comments on the continued fuel duty freeze announced in today's Budget

RAC comments as fuel prices begin to rise

RAC comments as fuel prices begin to rise

News   •   Mar 15, 2016 11:05 GMT

The RAC's fuel spokesman Simon Williams reacts as some retailers increase their prices

RAC welcomes Transport Committee's report on road traffic law enforcement

RAC welcomes Transport Committee's report on road traffic law enforcement

News   •   Mar 15, 2016 00:01 GMT

The RAC's Pete Williams comments on a new report from the House of Common Transport Committee on road traffic law enforecement

RAC comments on driverless cars trials on UK motorways

RAC comments on driverless cars trials on UK motorways

News   •   Mar 12, 2016 00:01 GMT

The RAC's David Bizley comments on proposals announced to trial driverless cars on UK motorways

RAC comments on Policy Exchange diesel proposals

RAC comments on Policy Exchange diesel proposals

News   •   Mar 11, 2016 13:17 GMT

The RAC's Nick Lyes comments on proposals from think tank Policy Exchange on tackling air pollution

RAC comments on Scottish council's decision to redefine pothole size

RAC comments on Scottish council's decision to redefine pothole size

News   •   Mar 09, 2016 10:21 GMT

The RAC reacts to news that Perth and Kinross Council plans to change its definition of a pothole in an effort to repair fewer

RAC comments on driverless lorry platoon trials in the UK

RAC comments on driverless lorry platoon trials in the UK

News   •   Mar 07, 2016 12:40 GMT

​RAC chief engineer David Bizley said: “The RAC would in principle welcome this kind of development but it does raise a lot of questions in terms of how the technology can be adopted safely.

RAC comments on Air Quality (Diesel Emissions in Urban Centres) Private Member's Bill

RAC comments on Air Quality (Diesel Emissions in Urban Centres) Private Member's Bill

News   •   Mar 03, 2016 16:39 GMT

The RAC responds to Geraint Davies MP's Private Member's Bill, which is scheduled to have its 2nd Reading on the 4th March

RAC issues driving advice as Storm Jake sweeps in

RAC issues driving advice as Storm Jake sweeps in

News   •   Mar 01, 2016 15:16 GMT

Seesaw weather conditions look set to continue this week with the arrival of the tenth named storm

RAC response to 800% increase in arrests for drug driving

RAC response to 800% increase in arrests for drug driving

News   •   Feb 28, 2016 11:53 GMT

RAC chief engineer David Bizley says:“The 800% increase in drug driving arrests reported by Cheshire Police and the 50% positive results of drug driving tests conducted by police across England and Wales over the Christmas period, shows that the new roadside testing equipment is really making a difference. ”

RAC responds to new Scottish powers over pavement parking

RAC responds to new Scottish powers over pavement parking

News   •   Feb 24, 2016 17:10 GMT

The RAC's Simon Williams comments on updates to the Scotland Bill that will grant Holyrood new powers over pavement parking

RAC comments on findings of US study on crash risk factors

RAC comments on findings of US study on crash risk factors

News   •   Feb 22, 2016 20:00 GMT

The RAC reacts to on a new study by academics from Virginia Tech looking at the extent to which accidents, among other factors, are caused by driver distraction