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.
Press Releases • Oct 05, 2016 00:01 BST
The cost of unleaded petrol and diesel crept up again in September, as a result of rising world oil prices putting upward pressure on the wholesale cost of both fuels, new data from RAC Fuel Watch shows.
Press Releases • Sep 29, 2016 00:01 BST
New data from the RAC's Report on Motoring highlights scale of concern over motor insurance costs
Press Releases • Sep 15, 2016 00:01 BST
One in five think it is acceptable to check social media while sat in stationary traffic
Press Releases • Sep 12, 2016 00:01 BST
Bad ‘carma’ is an all-too-common curse among Britain’s car owners with more than two-thirds (68%) of motorists claiming to have had at least one vehicle which has been dogged with bad luck
Press Releases • Sep 07, 2016 10:00 BST
The RAC is calling on the Government to make young driver telematics ‘black box’ car insurance policies exempt from Insurance Premium Tax.
Press Releases • Sep 03, 2016 00:01 BST
Petrol climbs slightly; diesel ends month close to a 2016 high
Press Releases • Aug 25, 2016 10:44 BST
More than half of businesses say they are concerned about their company drivers being distracted by in-car technology with the introduction of connected cars to their fleet, according to new research by RAC Business*.
Bumper bank holiday in store as twice the holiday traffic expected on the roads compared to last year
Press Releases • Aug 23, 2016 11:01 BST
Press Releases • Aug 20, 2016 00:01 BST
According to an RAC Travel Insurance study, the way many devices get broken or lost on holidays is downright bizarre
Press Releases • Aug 16, 2016 00:01 BST
The number of UK businesses which are using telematics vehicle tracking technology in 2016 has almost doubled since last year, according to the findings of a new report released today by RAC Telematics*.
Press Releases • Aug 14, 2016 00:01 BST
Almost a fifth of motorists surveyed by RAC European Breakdown said they chose to drive to the continent simply because of the better quality roads
Press Releases • Aug 11, 2016 00:01 BST
The RAC is warning anyone dropping off or picking up friends or relatives from a UK airport this summer not to get stung by parking charges
Press Releases • Aug 10, 2016 09:00 BST
The RAC has launched two new services to help motorists manage some of the biggest costs of motoring – servicing, MOT and repairs – more easily than ever.
Press Releases • Aug 08, 2016 00:01 BST
The words ‘low fat’ or ‘sugar free’ might not appear on most truck stop menu boards, but in fact that is just what four in 10 businesses say their HGV drivers tell them they want, according to research by RAC Truck Rescue*.
Press Releases • Aug 06, 2016 00:01 BST
13% of motorists surveyed for RAC European Breakdown have had the frightening experience of driving on the wrong side of the road
Press Releases • Aug 03, 2016 00:01 BST
The average cost of fuel on Britain’s forecourts has started to fall again after four months of rises, data from the RAC’s July Fuel Watch report shows