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.
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
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
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
Press Releases • Dec 05, 2017 00:01 GMT
New figures from RAC Fuel Watch show fuel prices are rising across the UK
Press Releases • Dec 01, 2017 00:01 GMT
14,160 drivers were caught for the offence – which now carries a penalty of six points and a £200 fine – between March and May 2017, down from 15,861 who were stopped between December 2016 and February 2017
Press Releases • Nov 29, 2017 10:38 GMT
Following a horrific accident the RAC has launched a campaign to encourage drivers to slow down and give more space when passing broken-down vehicles on the hard shoulder and where people and breakdowns operators are at the roadside.
Press Releases • Nov 25, 2017 00:01 GMT
Figures obtained by RAC Insurance indicate a rise in reports of vandalised vehicles between 2013 and 2016
Press Releases • Nov 20, 2017 00:01 GMT
The RAC has found that any increase to the amount of fuel duty paid on diesel at the pumps is unlikely to help reduce harmful nitrogen dioxide emissions
Press Releases • Nov 10, 2017 00:01 GMT
Millions of drivers have no easy way of finding out if they will be impacted by future efforts to tackle poor air quality in towns and cities, the RAC has found
Press Releases • Nov 03, 2017 00:01 GMT
New RAC Fuel Watch data points to rising prices at the forecourt
Press Releases • Nov 01, 2017 00:01 GMT
Six in 10 drivers say motorways are more congested than 12 months ago
Press Releases • Oct 21, 2017 00:01 BST
New research from the RAC reveals the sky-high cost of short stay drop-off and pick-up parking at the UK's top 20 airports
Press Releases • Oct 10, 2017 09:16 BST
A new alliance created to enhance global coverage, unrivalled levels of technical expertise and customer experience in road services, has been formed by bringing together the major European road services assistance providers - RAC, Europ Assistance, Falck and VHD.
Press Releases • Oct 08, 2017 00:01 BST
Six in 10 (59%) drivers support a reduction in the drink-drive limit in England and Wales.
Press Releases • Oct 06, 2017 12:30 BST
RAC Patrol Ambassador, Chris Burgess, says he is pleased with the results of his first MPG Marathon, as he succeeded in beating the official figures for his VW Transporter T6 - while it was fully loaded.