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RAC responds to LGA potholes warning: long-term approach needed to tackle the crisis

RAC responds to LGA potholes warning: long-term approach needed to tackle the crisis

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

RAC comments on Government's driverless cars report

RAC comments on Government's driverless cars report

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

RAC welcomes proposal to allow learner drivers to have motorway lessons

RAC welcomes proposal to allow learner drivers to have motorway lessons

News   •   Dec 30, 2016 11:24 GMT

The Government has announced plans to let competent learners drive on the motorway under supervision of an instructor

RAC advises motorists facing foggy conditions

RAC advises motorists facing foggy conditions

News   •   Dec 28, 2016 12:53 GMT

The RAC provides advice to motorists following a new weather warning from the Met Office for dense fog

RAC warns motorists of possible disruption to journeys due to Storm Barbara

RAC warns motorists of possible disruption to journeys due to Storm Barbara

News   •   Dec 21, 2016 11:51 GMT

The RAC's Traffic Watch spokesman warns motorists to check before their travel with the arrival of Storm Barbara

RAC comments on calls for a 'drive safe' mode on mobile phones

RAC comments on calls for a 'drive safe' mode on mobile phones

News   •   Dec 19, 2016 15:57 GMT

The RAC's road safety spokesman reacts to reports that the Government is to discuss the problem of illegal phone use while driving with mobile phone companies

RAC comments on draft air quality guidance from NICE

RAC comments on draft air quality guidance from NICE

News   •   Dec 01, 2016 00:01 GMT

The RAC's roads policy spokesman gives the RAC's views on new draft guidance for councils published today

RAC comments on impact on fuel prices following OPEC deal

RAC comments on impact on fuel prices following OPEC deal

News   •   Nov 30, 2016 17:44 GMT

​RAC comments on impact on fuel prices following today’s OPEC announcement, as future looks less certain

Autumn Statement reaction: Insurance Premium Tax the stealth tax of our time

Autumn Statement reaction: Insurance Premium Tax the stealth tax of our time

News   •   Nov 23, 2016 13:41 GMT

After a recent double rise in Insurance Premium Tax, this further increase is a slap in the face for motorists

Autumn Statement reaction: Fuel duty freeze

Autumn Statement reaction: Fuel duty freeze

News   •   Nov 23, 2016 13:35 GMT

RAC reacts to Chancellor’s decision to continue the freeze on fuel duty in his first Autumn Statement today

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