Press Releases • Apr 23, 2018 00:01 BST
Silver remains the most popular car colour in the UK, although black surges in popularity by nearly 500,000 cars and is poised to overtake it.
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 06, 2018 00:00 BST
Retailers absorb increased wholesale costs to the benefit of motorists. April may bring lower pump prices with possibility of oil price reduction
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 27, 2018 09:00 BST
A study of drivers' travel plans for Easter indicates a million more confirmed leisure trips this year compared to 2017
Press Releases • Mar 24, 2018 00:01 GMT
Drivers are complaining that some modern day headlights are too bright
Press Releases • Mar 07, 2018 23:59 GMT
To mark National Pothole Day the RAC publishes an online ‘Guide to the Great British Pothole and Other Road Surface Defects'
Press Releases • Mar 07, 2018 00:01 GMT
RAC Fuel Watch - falling price of Brent crude oil sparks forecourt price savings
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 • Mar 01, 2018 00:01 GMT
One in five (19%) UK firms say their employees have been involved in an accident while driving for work due to using a handheld phone at the wheel, according to new research*. RAC Business has revealed the findings from its survey of 1,000 UK businesses, carried out across all fleet sizes and sectors, to highlight current attitudes to handheld mobile phone use and driving for work.
Press Releases • Feb 26, 2018 00:01 GMT
As colder weather grips the UK, new research from the RAC suggests drivers aren't doing some basic checks as often as they should - increasing the chance of a breakdown
RAC calls on supermarkets to cut another 2p a litre off fuel as wholesale price of fuel continues to tumble
Press Releases • Feb 15, 2018 09:52 GMT
The RAC is making a fresh plea to Britain’s big four supermarkets to cut at least another 2p a litre off petrol and diesel following further reductions in the wholesale cost of fuel.
Press Releases • Feb 11, 2018 00:01 GMT
With more snow in the forecast, a new poll suggests drivers don't think the country is well prepared when the white stuff starts to fall
Press Releases • Feb 08, 2018 11:14 GMT
The call comes after a sharp drop in the price of oil
Press Releases • Jan 31, 2018 00:01 GMT
An overwhelming majority of motorists are supportive of the private member’s bill to introduce better regulation of private parking companies which gets its second reading in the House of Commons on Friday.
Press Releases • Jan 31, 2018 00:00 GMT
The average price of petrol and diesel rose January 2018 for the third consecutive month. Petrol has gone up 4p a litre since October 2017. Retailers could ease motorists’ misery with slight pump reductions
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 17, 2018 00:01 GMT
As the RAC launches its new Flexiloan motor loans product, new research of buyers suggests car dealers have a firm grip on car finance
Press Releases • Jan 10, 2018 14:13 GMT
The price of a barrel of oil has gone above $70 for the first time in more than three years, potentially spelling misery for motorists at the pump throughout 2018.
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