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Half of drivers say the condition of local roads has got worse

Half of drivers say the condition of local roads has got worse

Press releases   •   Nov 22, 2019 00:01 GMT

New figures from the RAC Report on Motoring show drivers remain concerned about the state of local roads in particular - and it's not just potholes that are the problem

Vehicle tax evasion statistics - RAC comment

Vehicle tax evasion statistics - RAC comment

News   •   Nov 21, 2019 11:14 GMT

RAC celebrates taking a stake in Wrisk by trialling a mileage-based car insurance product

RAC celebrates taking a stake in Wrisk by trialling a mileage-based car insurance product

Press releases   •   Nov 13, 2019 10:50 GMT

The companies are trialling a mileage-based car insurance product which enables customers to only pay for the miles driven each month, plus a flat fee for when their cars are parked

Price of petrol drops for third month in a row

Price of petrol drops for third month in a row

Press releases   •   Nov 06, 2019 11:18 GMT

The cost of filling a 55-litre family car with petrol has fallen back under £70 for the first time since March

Scottish drivers most likely to take risks when buying a used car

Scottish drivers most likely to take risks when buying a used car

Press releases   •   Nov 04, 2019 00:01 GMT

RAC data indicates those in Scotland and north east England are least likely to check the history of a car they’re looking to buy

Chart: New electric car registrations in the UK

Blog posts   •   Nov 01, 2019 17:06 GMT

An interactive graphic showing the number of newly-registered battery electric, plug-in hybrid and (regular) hybrid cars in the UK

Chart: New petrol and diesel car registrations in the UK

Blog posts   •   Nov 01, 2019 17:01 GMT

A chart showing the number of newly-registered petrol and diesel cars in the UK

RAC comment on Government's pledge to review offence of driving while using handheld phone
Longer-term funding to improve local roads mooted - RAC reaction

Longer-term funding to improve local roads mooted - RAC reaction

News   •   Oct 28, 2019 13:10 GMT

The RAC's head of roads policy reacts to the news that the Treasury is to look at a longer-term funding settlement to help councils fix roads under their control

Government to review smart motorway safety - RAC statement

Government to review smart motorway safety - RAC statement

News   •   Oct 24, 2019 12:13 BST

The RAC's Nicholas Lyes reacts to the news the Government is to conduct a review into smart motorways in England

Smart motorways - which way now? RAC reaction to Highways England's transport committee appearance

Smart motorways - which way now? RAC reaction to Highways England's transport committee appearance

News   •   Oct 24, 2019 09:20 BST

The RAC's head of roads policy Nicholas Lyes sets out the RAC's position on smart motorways

Government to introduce green number plates - RAC reaction

Government to introduce green number plates - RAC reaction

News   •   Oct 22, 2019 00:01 BST

The RAC's head of roads policy Nicholas Lyes responds to news the Government is consulting on introducing green number plates for electric vehicles, which could see them enjoy certain perks in the UK's towns and cities

Price of petrol is 7p a litre too expensive at the pumps

Price of petrol is 7p a litre too expensive at the pumps

Press releases   •   Oct 17, 2019 09:54 BST

The RAC is urging fuel retailers big and small to reflect the drop in the wholesale price of unleaded with a significant cut at the pumps

Three-in-10 drivers have witnessed another motorist being physically abused

Three-in-10 drivers have witnessed another motorist being physically abused

Press releases   •   Oct 14, 2019 00:01 BST

Research for the latest Report on Motoring also reveals UK drivers' habits when it comes to illegal mobile phone use, as well as drink- and drug-driving

RAC responds to Transport Committee announcement on road pricing
RAC’s top patrol aims high with the 2019 WLTP Challenge

RAC’s top patrol aims high with the 2019 WLTP Challenge

Press releases   •   Oct 07, 2019 15:26 BST

The RAC's Ben Aldous is taking part in this week's WLTP Challenge, aiming for maximum mpg from his fully-loaded patrol van

‘Drivers who leave their engines on when parked should be fined’

‘Drivers who leave their engines on when parked should be fined’

Press releases   •   Oct 07, 2019 00:01 BST

Seven-in-10 drivers want to see councils tackle motorists who leave their engines running when parked

Data on the condition of roads in England - RAC comment

Data on the condition of roads in England - RAC comment

News   •   Oct 04, 2019 11:33 BST

The RAC's head of roads policy comments on new figures published by the Department for Transport on the condition of roads in England

Transport Secretary suggests motorway speed limit might be reviewed - RAC reaction

Transport Secretary suggests motorway speed limit might be reviewed - RAC reaction

News   •   Oct 03, 2019 11:08 BST

The RAC's head of roads policy comments on reports that indicate the Transport Secretary may review speed limits on motorways

Price of petrol falls in September despite oil refinery fires in Saudi Arabia

Price of petrol falls in September despite oil refinery fires in Saudi Arabia

Press releases   •   Oct 03, 2019 00:01 BST

The price of unleaded fell last month, despite supply problems in the Middle East