Press Releases • Dec 22, 2016 10:54 GMT
Driving with an undiagnosed sleep condition is more dangerous than drink driving, according to leading players in the motoring sector, which have joined forces to raise awareness of the problem among employers of commercial vehicle drivers.
Press Releases • Dec 20, 2016 00:01 GMT
Hitachi Capital Vehicle Solutions, one of the UK’s biggest vehicle and specialist asset leasing companies, has signalled its confidence in telematics and connected vehicle technology by installing RAC devices in all of its new commercial vehicles.
Press Releases • Dec 17, 2016 00:01 GMT
A study of drivers' travel plans suggests getaway journeys will be more evenly spaced in the run up to Christmas this year
Press Releases • Dec 15, 2016 00:01 GMT
Increasing numbers of businesses in Northern Ireland are benefitting from the cost saving features of vehicle telematics technology, according to a Belfast-based vehicle management company.
RAC launches first used car code to be fully accredited by the Chartered Trading Standards Institute
Press Releases • Dec 14, 2016 00:01 GMT
Buyers of used vehicles through the RAC's Approved Dealer scheme will now benefit from the new, independently-accredited code
Press Releases • Dec 03, 2016 00:01 GMT
The RAC warns motorists to expect fuel price rises in December, but the outlook for 2017 is much less certain
Press Releases • Nov 25, 2016 09:05 GMT
A truly innovative cloud-based diagnostics tool is set to disrupt the garage aftermarket sector when it is launched by Nebula Systems, a member of the RAC Group of Companies.
Press Releases • Nov 22, 2016 12:45 GMT
The RAC is calling on the Chancellor to play fair with motorists in tomorrow's Autumn Statement
Motorists strongly supportive of efforts to tackle air quality, including bans for the most polluting vehicles
Press Releases • Nov 17, 2016 00:01 GMT
An increasing number of motorists are concerned about emissions and a majority want bolder action to be taken, new data from the RAC has found
Press Releases • Nov 15, 2016 00:01 GMT
The RAC, VHD and Europ Assistance have strengthened their position as European-wide motoring services business partners, by signing a new agreement that will bring together unrivalled levels of technical expertise, experience and reach.
Press Releases • Nov 11, 2016 00:01 GMT
The RAC's calls for a cut in the price of fuel at the pumps, as wholesale fuel costs fall
Press Releases • Nov 03, 2016 00:01 GMT
The price of petrol rose more in October than at any time since February 2013, with diesel rising at the fastest rate since May 2008, data from the RAC’s latest Fuel Watch report shows.
Press Releases • Nov 02, 2016 00:01 GMT
New research for RAC Insurance highlights how prevalent car park accidents are - and how precious few motorists today own up to causing damage to another driver's vehicle
Press Releases • Nov 01, 2016 00:01 GMT
In a move that marks a significant further shift towards “access from anywhere” cloud-based services for its customers, the RAC has selected Microsoft to add scale to its telematics platform and to transform data into new services.
Press Releases • Oct 21, 2016 11:00 BST
New data from RAC Traffic Watch indicates more than 15m leisure journeys by car will be made between today and Monday
Press Releases • Oct 17, 2016 17:33 BST
Significant reforms to tackle illegal claims and strengthen regulation to protect law-abiding motorists were proposed in the last Autumn Statement by former Chancellor George Osborne and an initial consultation was due to be published this summer, but nearly 12 months on little or no progress appears to have been made.
Press Releases • Oct 06, 2016 00:01 BST
Nine out of ten (88%) company car drivers admit to speeding on motorways, according to new research from RAC Business, which represents a 7% increase on figures from last year. In fact almost half (48%) of company car drivers surveyed said they break the speed limit on motorways on most journeys, compared to only 26% of private motorists.