Press Releases • Apr 25, 2016 00:01 BST
Thirteen years after the introduction of the a law forbidding use of a handheld phone at the wheel, new RAC research shows the behaviour is far from being stamped out.
Press Releases • Apr 14, 2016 00:01 BST
The RAC has launched a new smartphone app to bolster its award-winning* telematics product by bringing driver behaviour data, journey history, vehicle health information and engine fault alerts together in one place to support business drivers. The RAC is the first major UK breakdown service to develop and launch a telematics driver app.
Motorists support residents’ parking schemes, despite realising they just shift the problem elsewhere
Press Releases • Apr 13, 2016 00:01 BST
Residents’ parking schemes are creating a ‘parking paradox’ with nearly half of all motorists (48%) being in favour of them while six in 10 (61%) believe they just shift the problem to another area.
Press Releases • Apr 09, 2016 00:01 BST
The humble garden shed has transformed from simply being a place to keep the lawnmower and some tools into a place to store a staggering £14.9bn of property.
Press Releases • Apr 07, 2016 12:00 BST
RAC Cars and Motors.co.uk have joined forces to create a powerful new advertising partnership that takes competition in the car search market to the next level.
Press Releases • Apr 05, 2016 00:01 BST
After eight months of falling pump prices, the average price of petrol suffered a sudden and unwelcome 3p a litre rise
Press Releases • Mar 30, 2016 00:01 BST
Nearly 1,000 children were convicted of driving with no insurance in 2014
Press Releases • Mar 23, 2016 12:47 GMT
Members to benefit from greater accuracy battery testing system
Press Releases • Mar 21, 2016 10:54 GMT
RAC Traffic Watch data shows a total of 16.8m car journeys will be made over the Easter weekend
Press Releases • Mar 14, 2016 00:01 GMT
Eighty-four per cent of motorists believe the tax burden on fuel is already too high even before the Chancellor decides whether or not to increase fuel duty in the Budget next week, according a survey conducted by the RAC.
Press Releases • Mar 03, 2016 13:06 GMT
The average price of petrol fell slightly in February, marking eight consecutive months of falls, RAC Fuel Watch data reveals
Press Releases • Mar 02, 2016 00:01 GMT
The power of RAC’s award-winning* telematics has been boosted further by the announcement of the acquisition of vehicle diagnostics specialists Nebula Systems, confirming the RAC’s position as leaders in telematics innovation for remote vehicle data analysis.
Press Releases • Feb 29, 2016 00:01 GMT
RAC calls for English hospitals to make paying for parking easier and fairer
Press Releases • Feb 26, 2016 00:01 GMT
More than two thirds (68%) of businesses in the UK are saving money on their vehicle fuel bills due to the adoption of telematics, according to research by RAC Business*. The study of businesses across all sectors of industry also suggests that 55% saw a reduction in wear and tear and 48% said there was a reduction in downtime for their vehicles, contributing to further savings.
Press Releases • Feb 18, 2016 00:02 GMT
Nearly a fifth of motorists would not inform their insurer if they picked up penalty points while driving, new research by RAC Insurance has found
Press Releases • Feb 10, 2016 00:01 GMT
UK truckers are responding to calls for greater road safety with investment in new vehicles, customisation and driver training, according to new research by RAC Truck Rescue.
Press Releases • Feb 03, 2016 09:00 GMT
Staff at Coleshill-based RS Connect are in celebratory mood after the business secured its one millionth booking to install telematics devices on behalf of leading insurers and fleet managers.
Press Releases • Feb 03, 2016 00:01 GMT
New data from RAC Fuel Watch suggests the cheap fuel market may have bottomed out, with the oil price showing some early signs of recovery
Press Releases • Jan 30, 2016 00:01 GMT
Over eight million of Britain’s 38m drivers hardly ever venture on to the motorway while 380,000 say they never do, research carried out by the RAC has found
Press Releases • Jan 28, 2016 09:34 GMT
The results of an NHS trial to fast track commercial drivers who display the symptoms of a sleeping disorder to ensure they are provided with treatment within four weeks of diagnosis, has been welcomed by RAC Business and campaign groups.