Press Releases • Apr 18, 2018 00:01 BST
The RAC saw a doubling in the proportion of pothole-related breakdowns between the last quarter of 2017 and the first quarter of 2018
Press Releases • Apr 04, 2018 11:56 BST
Drivers in the UK’s 20 largest cities are receiving more than one million (1,128,259) penalty charge notices (PCNs) for driving in bus lanes every year, with some 3.4m (3,437,348) issued by councils between 2015 and 2017, new data seen by the RAC reveals.
Press Releases • Mar 03, 2018 00:01 GMT
RAC breakdown data reveals the cold has exposed a problem for some drivers of diesel vehicles
Press Releases • Jan 26, 2018 00:01 GMT
RAC patrols attended 11% more breakdowns that could be attributed to potholes in the last quarter of 2017 than in the same period in 2016, according to new data used to compile the RAC’s Pothole Index.
Press Releases • Jan 10, 2018 00:01 GMT
Nearly a quarter of a million vehicles were broken into in 2016, with 26 police forces – more than half of all those in England, Scotland and Wales – seeing more thefts from cars than the previous year, according to data seen by RAC Insurance
Press Releases • Jan 04, 2018 00:01 GMT
Motorists begin 2018 paying the highest price for petrol since the end of 2014, RAC Fuel Watch data reveals
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 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 25, 2017 00:01 GMT
Figures obtained by RAC Insurance indicate a rise in reports of vandalised vehicles between 2013 and 2016
Press Releases • Sep 27, 2017 00:01 BST
New data seen by the RAC highlights a significant rise in vehicle thefts in England and Wales
Press Releases • Jul 07, 2017 00:01 BST
Motorists have doubts about whether driverless car technology is likely to become commonplace in 20 years’ time, new research suggests
Press Releases • Jun 08, 2017 11:34 BST
The RAC is calling on retailers to cut the price of fuel after a sudden drop in the price of oil has brought wholesale costs down
Press Releases • Mar 19, 2017 00:01 GMT
The vast majority of drivers buying new cars from 1 April will end up paying significantly more in car tax than they would do if they had bought the same vehicle just a day earlier, new figures from the RAC show.
Press Releases • Nov 03, 2016 00:01 GMT
The price of petrol rose more in October than at any time since February 2013, with diesel rising at the fastest rate since May 2008, data from the RAC’s latest Fuel Watch report shows.
Press Releases • Oct 21, 2016 11:00 BST
New data from RAC Traffic Watch indicates more than 15m leisure journeys by car will be made between today and Monday
Press Releases • Jul 30, 2016 00:01 BST
Data of the RAC’s pothole-related call-outs provides strong evidence that the quality of Britain’s roads has deteriorated
Press Releases • Jul 05, 2016 00:01 BST
The average prices of petrol and diesel have increased for the fourth month running, according to RAC Fuel Watch data for June
Motorists support residents’ parking schemes, despite realising they just shift the problem elsewhere
Press Releases • Apr 13, 2016 00:01 BST
Residents’ parking schemes are creating a ‘parking paradox’ with nearly half of all motorists (48%) being in favour of them while six in 10 (61%) believe they just shift the problem to another area.
Press Releases • Mar 03, 2016 13:06 GMT
The average price of petrol fell slightly in February, marking eight consecutive months of falls, RAC Fuel Watch data reveals