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July brings first fuel price rises since April

July brings first fuel price rises since April

Press Releases   •   Aug 03, 2017 00:01 BST

RAC Fuel Watch data for July shows fuel prices increased for the first time since April. Petrol and diesel both went up by nearly 1p a litre. Litre of unleaded still 5p lower than 2017 high of 120.45p. Diesel more than 6p a litre cheaper than 2017 peak of 122.35p

RAC data shows road quality has worsened despite mild weather

RAC data shows road quality has worsened despite mild weather

Press Releases   •   Aug 01, 2017 00:01 BST

RAC patrols dealt with more pothole pothole-related call-outs in Q2 2017 than in the same period in 2016, attending 3,565 motorists whose vehicles had suffered broken suspension springs, damaged shock absorbers or distorted wheels. Condition of UK roads still vulnerable to extreme weather

DVLA data shows rise in young provisional licence holders but drop in 17 to 24-year-old qualified drivers

DVLA data shows rise in young provisional licence holders but drop in 17 to 24-year-old qualified drivers

Press Releases   •   Jul 29, 2017 00:01 BST

The number of young people with provisional licences has increased between 2014 and 2016

RAC study shows drivers slap down UK roads in favour of those the other side of the Channel

RAC study shows drivers slap down UK roads in favour of those the other side of the Channel

Press Releases   •   Jul 23, 2017 00:01 BST

A new study from the RAC shows just how much drivers favour continental Europe

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RAC welcomes DfT announcement that learner drivers will be allowed lessons on motorways
RAC comments on DfT drink-drive casualty figures 2015

RAC comments on DfT drink-drive casualty figures 2015

News   •   Aug 03, 2017 14:27 BST

The figures reveal a stubborn plateau in the number of road casualties arising from alcohol related accidents since 2010

RAC comments on motorway 'anti-pollution tunnels' proposal

RAC comments on motorway 'anti-pollution tunnels' proposal

News   •   Aug 03, 2017 10:44 BST

Highways England is considering building canopies over motorways to tackle dangerous levels of toxic fumes.

RAC comments on National Travel Survey 2016 findings

RAC comments on National Travel Survey 2016 findings

News   •   Jul 27, 2017 12:01 BST

The RAC's roads policy spokesman reacts to new data released today

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What makes up the price of a litre of diesel? Interactive chart from the RAC

Blog posts   •   Apr 04, 2016 12:00 BST

Updated daily with the latest data, this interactive chart from RAC Fuel Watch shows the proportion of the price of a litre of diesel that is tax.

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What makes up the price of a litre of petrol? Interactive chart from the RAC

Blog posts   •   Apr 04, 2016 12:00 BST

Updated daily with the latest data, this interactive chart from RAC Fuel Watch shows the proportion of the price of a litre of unleaded petrol that is tax.

Positioning statement: 20mph speed limits

Positioning statement: 20mph speed limits

Blog posts   •   Apr 01, 2016 09:00 BST

The RAC's positioning statement on the subject of 20mph speed limits

What Budget 2016 means for motorists

What Budget 2016 means for motorists

Blog posts   •   Mar 16, 2016 15:31 GMT

The RAC summarises the main announcements made by the Chancellor in this year's Budget, including those that will specifically impact on motorists.

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RAC Rally of the Tests

RAC Rally of the Tests

Events   •   Aug 01, 2016 16:58 BST

- The RAC building on Great Park Road is to play host to 100 classic cars as one of the most iconic and famous rallies in the world, The RAC Rally of the Tests, comes to Bristol - Spectators are welcome to come along free of charge from 8am to 10.30am - The first competitors, including legendary rally driver Paddy Hopkirk, will arrive at the RAC in Great Park Road just after 8am

Nov 03 - Nov 06

Bournemouth - Bristol - Stoke - Chester

National Pothole Day

National Pothole Day

Events   •   Jan 05, 2016 15:50 GMT

Jan 15 00:00 GMT

Nationwide

The Business Show

The Business Show

Events   •   Sep 17, 2015 13:10 BST

The Business Show is a free business exhibition which offers a wealth of opportunity, advice and information crucial for ongoing business growth within a challenging economy. Visitors to the RAC Business stand will be able to find out more about how we are supporting businesses like theirs every day.and ask our team of experts about how they can benefit from our range of products and services.

Dec 03 - Dec 04

Olympia, London

Van Fleet World Live 2015

Van Fleet World Live 2015

Events   •   Sep 17, 2015 12:47 BST

Visitors to the RAC Business stand will be able to find out more about how we are supporting businesses like theirs every day, and ask our team of experts about how they can benefit from our range of products and services. This prestigious and exciting new venue offers excellent facilities and can be easily reached by both public and private transport from all over the country.

Oct 23 00:00 BST

Arena MK, Milton Keynes

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Hagerty and RAC announce partnership to provide classic car owners with a market-leading product

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Richard Fuller, head of RAC Commercial Sales and Angus Forsyth, Managing Director at Hagerty, shake on the deal.

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It's time for fuel tax transparency - how your fuel receipt should look

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RAC head of dealer propositions, Mario Dolcezza, with the president of the Chartered Trading Standards Institute

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Guide Bridge MOT and Service, an RAC Approved Garage

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Jan Lord and staff at Guide Bridge MOT and Service in Ashton-under-Lyne receive recognition from the RAC's Gary Wrightson-Heyworth for th...

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Parking concerns - RAC Report on Motoring

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There is growing concern among motorists about both the cost and availability of parking in the UK, according to the latest RAC Report on...

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On the road with RAC Patrol Ben Wilson

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Find out what life is like every day for our patrols, as we ride along with Patrol Ben Wilson on a typical day as a motorists' champion.

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RAC winter driving advice in wind and snow - 11 January 2017

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RAC weather spokesman Rod Dennis gives advice on driving in snow and high winds as the Met Office issues thundersnow weather warning.

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RAC Telematics report comment

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RAC Telematics MD Nick Walker comments on the findings of the RAC Telematics report, which shows take-up of the tracking technology has a...

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The RAC's full response to the Defra draft clean air strategy

RAC Fuel Watch prices report - May 2017

RAC Fuel Watch prices report - May 2017

Documents   •   Jun 05, 2017 17:14 BST

The RAC's fuel prices report covering petrol and diesel price changes in May 2017

RAC Insurance responds to MoJ consultation on changes to the personal injury discount rate

RAC Insurance responded to the consultation on 11th May 2017

RAC Fuel Watch prices report - April 2017

RAC Fuel Watch prices report - April 2017

Documents   •   May 04, 2017 09:11 BST

The RAC's fuel prices report covering petrol and diesel price changes in April 2017

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