News • Jan 14, 2016 17:11 GMT
The RAC's Simon Williams flags up top tips for motorists faced with the current wintry weather
News • Jan 12, 2016 17:45 GMT
The RAC's fuel spokesman comments on reports that the price of a barrel of Brent crude oil could slip this year to just $10, according to Standard Chartered
RAC welcomes £1 diesel but says it was slow in coming - filling up will be £10 cheaper than a year ago
News • Jan 03, 2016 18:06 GMT
The RAC said the diesel price cut by major supermarkets to below £1 a litre is great news for diesel drivers, particularly after the expense of Christmas but it is long overdue. And the really good news is diesel car drivers with an average 55 litre fuel tank will be saving over £10 every time they fill-up compared with this time last year..
News • Dec 29, 2015 11:16 GMT
The RAC offers advice to motorists ahead of Storm Frank, expected to affect parts of the UK from Wednesday 30 December
RAC Traffic Watch urges caution with heavy rain in and floods in the north of England, Scotland and Wales
News • Dec 26, 2015 10:19 GMT
As the mass exodus begins RAC Traffic Watch expects around 3.5 million additional festive car journeys today either back home from visits to family and friends or trips on to the next round of festivities. Drivers warned to expect heavy rainfall and localised flooding.
News • Dec 22, 2015 11:33 GMT
The RAC reacts to the news that three filling stations in the Midlands are now selling diesel for under £1 a litre. This follows repeated calls by the RAC for retailers to reflect the fall in the wholesale diesel price at the pumps.
News • Dec 22, 2015 09:23 GMT
The price of oil has now been well below the $40 a barrel mark for two weeks, bringing with it £1 a litre petrol at supermarkets and other price-competitive retailers. The RAC, however, is repeating its call for a cut in diesel pump prices as wholesale savings are not being passed on at the forecourt.
News • Dec 21, 2015 15:42 GMT
The RAC's head of external affairs comments on proposals by the Government for learner drivers to get experience of motorway driving before they take their test
News • Dec 21, 2015 14:45 GMT
The RAC's head of external affairs reacts to measures announced as part of the British Road Safety Statement designed to discourage the use of mobile phones at the wheel
News • Dec 21, 2015 14:29 GMT
The RAC's Simon Williams reacts to research by the Press Association on money raised by NHS trusts in England from hospital parking fees
News • Dec 11, 2015 10:46 GMT
Christmas has clearly come early for motorists
News • Dec 10, 2015 17:11 GMT
RAC comments on Asda cutting petrol to 99.7p a litre and diesel to 103.7p as part of a three-day promotion beginning on Friday 11 December.
News • Dec 05, 2015 18:37 GMT
The RAC's Pete Williams provides advice to motorists as roads are badly affected by rain and wind brought by Storm Desmond
News • Dec 04, 2015 18:05 GMT
RAC reacts to Opec’s decision to maintain its policy of pumping near-record volumes of oil following Friday 4 December meeting in Vienna.
News • Dec 02, 2015 16:24 GMT
The RAC's Simon Williams responds to figures released as part of an answer to a parliamentary question on the number of cars clamped over the past five years by the DVLA
News • Nov 27, 2015 17:42 GMT
As the Commons Transport Select Committee launches an inquiry into motorway 'all lane running', the RAC highlights its concerns around this type of smart motorway
News • Nov 27, 2015 09:54 GMT
The RAC's Simon Williams reacts to news that Asda is cutting the price of unleaded petrol to 99.7p for this weekend - with diesel prices cut to 103.7p per litre
News • Nov 26, 2015 10:50 GMT
The RAC's chief engineer, David Bizley, comments on new figures out today that suggest a sharp rise in the number of untaxed vehicles on UK roads. This follows the end of the paper tax disc in October 2014.