Typical vehicle running costs - for a petrol engine car
An indicative guide to the cost of running, from new, a privately-owned petrol car for a period of three years from 2016, based on an annual mileage of 10,000 miles.
Average petrol and diesel pump prices across the EU
An interactive chart showing average petrol and diesel pump prices across all countries in the UK. Data is normally updated weekly
RAC advice for motorists heading to Dover and Folkestone
The RAC has provided guidance for motorists heading to the Continent in their vehicles this summer during periods of when Operation Stack is functional. Motorists can expect delays when heading south east towards Dover and Folkestone and our advice aims to minimise disruption for the motorist when Operation Stack is in place.
The RAC's view on the short-term motoring priorities for the Transport Secretary
The RAC believes the short term motoring agenda for the new Government should be:
Major roads – deliver the Road Investment Strategy on time and within the agreed budget Fuel duty – stay fair to the motorist by, as a minimum, continuing the duty freeze Local roads – eradicate the pothole problem with a long-term strategy and funding for tackling the maintenance backlog Road sa