Press Releases • Jul 07, 2017 00:01 BST
Motorists have doubts about whether driverless car technology is likely to become commonplace in 20 years’ time, new research suggests
Press Releases • May 24, 2017 15:34 BST
Sixteen and a half million leisure journeys will be taken by car this coming bank holiday weekend, data from RAC Traffic Watch suggests.*
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 • 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 • Jul 15, 2016 00:01 BST
Nearly six in 10 people don’t take out travel insurance to cover themselves when holidaying in the UK
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 • Feb 29, 2016 00:01 GMT
RAC calls for English hospitals to make paying for parking easier and fairer
Press Releases • Oct 31, 2015 00:01 GMT
Vehicle history data from the RAC reveals that nine out of 10 motorists are taking on unnecessary risk when it comes to vetting the next car in their life, as just 10% of used car buyers bother to check a car’s history before buying.
Press Releases • Oct 12, 2015 00:01 BST
A new study reveals the number of motorists now using dash cams to record their journeys has more than doubled in the last year to 2.9 million
Most motorists unaware of new law which allows them a full refund for a faulty car within 30 days of purchase
Press Releases • Oct 01, 2015 00:01 BST
Britain’s least trustworthy dealers should be left with “nowhere to hide” as a result of new Consumer Rights Act 2015, says RAC In first six months, onus lies with dealer to prove vehicle was not defective when sold New law could boost resale values of second-hand cars
Press Releases • Sep 28, 2015 00:01 BST
From 1 October 2015, it will be illegal to smoke in a car when any occupant is under 18 years old – yet only 2 in 5 motorists know this date
Press Releases • Sep 25, 2015 00:01 BST
Company car drivers are more concerned about the increasing congestion on UK roads than any other issue, says the RAC Report on Motoring 2015, launched on September 8.
Press Releases • Sep 16, 2015 17:00 BST
More than 160 company car drivers find themselves stranded at the roadside without a spare tyre every day, new figures from RAC Business reveal.
Press Releases • Sep 08, 2015 00:10 BST
Fixing local roads top spending priority but scale of problem outweighs government funding Condition of local roads likely to worsen creating negative economic and social impact
Press Releases • Sep 02, 2015 10:09 BST
Two-thirds (66%) of women thrilled by first motor, but less (60%) enthused by first man
Press Releases • Sep 02, 2015 09:36 BST
52% admitted hiring or leasing a car for a business meeting to improve first impressions
Press Releases • Aug 15, 2015 00:01 BST
RAC research reveals the concerns of Brits driving in Europe this summer
Press Releases • Jul 31, 2015 00:01 BST
UK drivers venturing to the continent this summer could find themselves in difficulty after new data shows that most don’t know the three-digit phone number to call the emergency services when in the European Union.