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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

RAC comments on sharp fall in penalty notices issued for motoring offences

RAC comments on sharp fall in penalty notices issued for motoring offences

News   •   Oct 27, 2016 11:42 BST

The RAC's Pete Williams comments on new data showing the number of fixed penalty notices issued for motorists has dropped sharply

RAC comments on speed of current fuel price rises

RAC comments on speed of current fuel price rises

News   •   Oct 18, 2016 16:43 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman comments on Press Association figures that indicate fuel prices are rising at their fastest rate in more than five years

RAC reacts to draft Clean Air Zones consultation

RAC reacts to draft Clean Air Zones consultation

News   •   Oct 17, 2016 12:39 BST

The RAC provides initial reaction to the launch of the Government's Clean Air Zones consultation for England

RAC predicts fuel prices rises following sterling's slump

RAC predicts fuel prices rises following sterling's slump

News   •   Oct 07, 2016 10:36 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman reacts to the unexpectedly sharp fall in sterling

RAC responds to drink-drive accident statistics

RAC responds to drink-drive accident statistics

News   •   Sep 30, 2016 13:01 BST

The RAC's Nick Lyes comments on new data that shows an increase in the number of accidents caused by drink drivers in 2015

RAC comments on planned OPEC oil production cut

RAC comments on planned OPEC oil production cut

News   •   Sep 29, 2016 15:17 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman reflects on today's OPEC news and what it may mean for UK motorists

RAC reacts to Government's response to MP's all lane running inquiry

RAC reacts to Government's response to MP's all lane running inquiry

News   •   Sep 29, 2016 00:01 BST

The RAC's chief engineer comments on the Government's response to the inquiry by the Transport Committee

RAC findings about illegal mobile phone use while driving lead to increased penalties

RAC findings about illegal mobile phone use while driving lead to increased penalties

News   •   Sep 17, 2016 14:38 BST

The RAC welcomes tougher penalties for illegal use of handheld mobile phones while driving following the release of findings from the 2016 RAC Report on Motoring.

RAC statement on drink-drive road casualties data released today

RAC statement on drink-drive road casualties data released today

News   •   Aug 04, 2016 11:19 BST

The RAC comments on new data out today that shows drink-drive fatalities in Great Britain are plateauing

Tameside garage flies the flag for the RAC nationwide

Tameside garage flies the flag for the RAC nationwide

News   •   Aug 04, 2016 09:00 BST

​Guide Bridge MOT and Service in Ashton-under-Lyne, Manchester, becomes the first of a new breed of RAC Approved Garages

RAC comments on Audit Scotland report on roads

RAC comments on Audit Scotland report on roads

News   •   Aug 04, 2016 00:01 BST

The RAC's road policy spokesman reacts to the new report out today

RAC reacts to today's supermarket fuel price cuts

RAC reacts to today's supermarket fuel price cuts

News   •   Aug 01, 2016 12:02 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman comments on the fuel price drops announced today

RAC encounters big increase in RTAs and cars 'boiling over'

RAC encounters big increase in RTAs and cars 'boiling over'

News   •   Jul 20, 2016 11:45 BST

The RAC is warning motorists that the heatwave is causing havoc for some drivers with vehicle cooling systems in melt down and an unexpected 44% rise in road traffic accidents.

RAC comments on tackling the clocking problem

RAC comments on tackling the clocking problem

News   •   Jul 18, 2016 12:48 BST

RAC explains potential reasons for growth in clocking vehicle mileages

RAC calls on new Transport Secretary to keep motorists' needs front of mind

RAC calls on new Transport Secretary to keep motorists' needs front of mind

News   •   Jul 14, 2016 15:32 BST

The RAC comments on today's Cabinet reshuffle, which sees the arrival of Chris Grayling as the new Transport Secretary