Press Releases • Jan 14, 2016 00:01 GMT
The freefalling price of a barrel oil may lead to forecourt petrol and diesel prices going as low as 86p a litre at the cheapest fuel retail sites, the RAC says – but warns thousands of motorists are still missing out on cheaper prices.
Press Releases • Jan 13, 2016 00:01 GMT
Concerns over staff privacy are preventing businesses across the UK from making significant savings in their running costs by introducing vehicle telematics, new research from RAC Business has discovered. The survey of 500 UK firms which run business vehicles*, found that 40% reported staff concerns about the perceived intrusion into their privacy associated with 24/7 tracking systems.
Press Releases • Jan 06, 2016 00:01 GMT
The latest RAC Fuel Watch report shows the cost of petrol has now fallen for six consecutive months
Press Releases • Jan 02, 2016 00:01 GMT
The RAC is warning motorists to make sure they don’t become a Christmas return-to-work breakdown statistic on Monday 4 January by trying to set off only to be greeted by a flat battery.
Forget the season of goodwill: ’tis the season for ‘carguments’ … and it’s usually a visit to the in-laws that’s to blame
Press Releases • Dec 24, 2015 00:01 GMT
Festive tensions can cause nerves to snap at the best of times, but put the family into the confined space of car on a Christmas trip to the in-laws and you have the perfect recipe for a ‘cargument’, new data suggests.
Press Releases • Dec 19, 2015 00:01 GMT
More than a quarter of young motorists aged 17-24 – the equivalent of over 706,000 qualified drivers – think or know they have driven while over the drink-drive limit, according to research carried out for the RAC Report on Motoring 2015.
31 million Christmas car journeys to take place by Boxing Day as motorists get set for a festive rush
Press Releases • Dec 17, 2015 12:59 GMT
This year’s great Christmas getaway will see 31 million car journeys taken by road as motorists leave to spend the festive season with family and friends,* according to new RAC Traffic Watch data.
Press Releases • Dec 16, 2015 00:01 GMT
RAC urges retailers not to take advantage of motorists by charging more for diesel than they should
Press Releases • Dec 09, 2015 00:01 GMT
Motorists will be treated to petrol at £1 a litre or under in time for Christmas if retailers ‘do the right thing’ and pass on savings in the wholesale price, according to RAC Fuel Watch data
A landmark fuel month: diesel drops to lowest price in six years and petrol drops for fifth month in a row
Press Releases • Dec 03, 2015 00:01 GMT
RAC Fuel Watch data reveals November 2015 was a landmark month for the UK fuel market, with the average price of diesel hitting its lowest level for six years
Press Releases • Dec 02, 2015 09:00 GMT
The Carlyle Group (“Carlyle”), CVC Capital Partners (“CVC”) and GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, announced today that funds advised by CVC have entered into a partnership with GIC and will become a co-shareholder in the RAC through the purchase of Carlyle’s stake in the RAC.
One in five motorists would consider a low-carbon car, but new vehicle tax changes likely to put them off
Press Releases • Dec 01, 2015 00:01 GMT
Research from the RAC Report on Motoring highlights motorists' enthusiasm for hybrid and electric vehicles - but the RAC fears changes to car tax could dampen this
Press Releases • Nov 27, 2015 09:48 GMT
As ‘Black Friday’ hits and the start of the nation’s Christmas shopping spree begins, new research from RAC Truck Rescue highlights concerns among some fleet operators that reliability issues could impact delivery logistics.
Press Releases • Nov 25, 2015 09:27 GMT
Six in 10 drivers say they have lost confidence in all vehicle manufacturers' environmental claims since the emissions scandal - but nearly three-quarters of drivers say they are generally more worried about fuel consumption than they are about health-harming emissions
Press Releases • Nov 18, 2015 10:13 GMT
RAC Fuel Watch data indicates a further round of fuel price cuts are due, with crude oil this week hitting $40 a barrel - its lowest price in more than six years
Press Releases • Nov 17, 2015 15:06 GMT
Ford technicians across its dealership network have been praised for the high quality of their vehicle servicing by RAC engineers. This follows a successful 10-year association to provide independent assessment of customer vehicle repair and servicing quality.
Press Releases • Nov 14, 2015 00:01 GMT
As many as six in 10 motorists (59%) claim to worry about hidden costs when booking their car into a garage for an MOT, service or repair, new research for RAC Garage Compare has found
Press Releases • Nov 12, 2015 17:02 GMT
Keychoice, the insurance distribution business owned by SSP, has signed a new deal that will see the RAC become the exclusive partner for motor breakdown.