News • Mar 02, 2017 14:49 GMT
The RAC's Simon Williams reacts
News • Feb 27, 2017 11:57 GMT
The Government has cut the 'Ogden' Discount Rate from 2.5% to -0.75% meaning compensation pay-outs in life-changing personal injury cases are expected to rise sharply. The measure, announced by Lord Chancellor Liz Truss on Monday to the London Stock Exchange, will affect financial awards given to victims of medical negligence, car crashes and other incidents.
News • Feb 21, 2017 14:40 GMT
Drivers need be wary of feisty Storm Doris which will bring high winds, heavy rainfall and potentially dangerous driving conditions.
RAC reacts to London Mayor Sadiq Khan's announcement that the capital's T-charge will start in October
News • Feb 21, 2017 12:05 GMT
We welcome the introduction of the T-charge to clean up London's air pollution. However, we are concerned that it coming into force in October doesn't give owners of vehicles affected by the charge much time to acquire newer ones.
News • Feb 21, 2017 11:42 GMT
We welcome the call to address the national disgrace of potholes. However, the suggestion that bigger lorries are a major factor in the surge of potholes is something of a red herring.
News • Feb 15, 2017 16:01 GMT
UK motorists facing increasing fuel prices as the pound remains weak against the dollar and OPEC oil production cuts hold
News • Feb 09, 2017 11:15 GMT
The RAC's Nick Lyes reacts to new estimates released today by the Department from Transport
News • Feb 06, 2017 15:16 GMT
The RAC's Nick Lyes reacts to a new report from the LGO
News • Feb 03, 2017 12:53 GMT
New data shows educational courses are a popular option for motorists, but the Government has said they will not be an option from 1 March 2017
News • Feb 03, 2017 00:01 GMT
The Association of British Insurers (ABI) Motor Premium Tracker, which has been running since 2012, shows premiums are now the highest they have seen. The previous peak was in the second quarter of 2012 when the average was £443. The average price paid in the fourth quarter of 2016 for private comprehensive cover was £462.
News • Feb 02, 2017 12:22 GMT
The RAC's Pete Williams comments on new figures released today indicating a sharp rise in the number of young people killed or seriously injured on our roads
News • Feb 02, 2017 10:39 GMT
Government estimates for drink-drive KSI road casualties in 2015 show statistically significant rise on 2014 figures
News • Feb 01, 2017 17:15 GMT
With a Met Office weather warning for high winds, the RAC issues fresh guidance to drivers
News • Jan 30, 2017 15:04 GMT
RAC responds to Westminster plan to trial 50% higher parking charges for diesel vehicles
News • Jan 25, 2017 13:02 GMT
The RAC provides motorists with updated information on how the French authorities are enforcing use of the new Crit'Air vignettes
RAC reacts to Government's proposal to allow new vehicles to undergo an MOT after four years, not three
News • Jan 24, 2017 13:06 GMT
The Government has proposed new cars and motorcycles could be allowed to stay on Britain's roads for four years without an MOT.
News • Jan 24, 2017 09:01 GMT
The RAC reacts to new guidelines for magistrates unveiled today
News • Jan 07, 2017 00:01 GMT
The RAC comments on a new analysis by the Local Government Association on the scale of the UK's pothole problem
News • Jan 06, 2017 17:10 GMT
The RAC's Rod Dennis provides the RAC's reaction to a new report outlining potential benefits of autonomous vehicles