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Petrol price cuts announced - RAC reaction

Petrol price cuts announced - RAC reaction

News   •   Nov 06, 2018 10:12 GMT

The RAC's fuel spokesman reacts to news that retailers are finally starting to cut the price of petrol, after weeks of wholesale price falls

Suggestion drivers should pre-pay for fuel - RAC comment

Suggestion drivers should pre-pay for fuel - RAC comment

News   •   Nov 05, 2018 13:52 GMT

The RAC's fuel spokesman reacts to reports on a suggestion drivers should have to pay in advance for petrol and diesel

RAC comment on today's Budget and the financial impact for drivers

RAC comment on today's Budget and the financial impact for drivers

News   •   Oct 29, 2018 19:40 GMT

The RAC welcomes the Chancellor's announcement of £30bn for road investment and maintenance and a freeze on fuel duty and no rise on insurance premium tax

RAC welcomes Budget boost for future road investment

RAC welcomes Budget boost for future road investment

News   •   Oct 27, 2018 22:30 BST

The RAC welcomes report that a £30 billion investment package to enhance the country’s transport network will be announced by the Chancellor in Monday’s Budget.

Business Committee recommends end of petrol and diesel vehicle sales by 2032 - RAC response

Business Committee recommends end of petrol and diesel vehicle sales by 2032 - RAC response

News   •   Oct 19, 2018 00:01 BST

The RAC's head of roads policy considers the recommendations from the committee, which include bringing forward to date by which the sale of petrol and diesel vehicles would end in the UK

Changes to the Highway Code to keep cyclists and pedestrians safe - RAC reaction

Changes to the Highway Code to keep cyclists and pedestrians safe - RAC reaction

News   •   Oct 18, 2018 09:41 BST

The RAC's Nicholas Lyes comments on the announcement designed to help protect cyclists and pedestrians

Government to reduce plug-in car grants from November - RAC reaction

Government to reduce plug-in car grants from November - RAC reaction

News   •   Oct 11, 2018 19:23 BST

The RAC's head of roads policy reacts to an announcement that will mean some new green vehicles attracting significantly lower grants from the Government

Fuel duty to remain frozen, Prime Minister to announce - RAC statement

Fuel duty to remain frozen, Prime Minister to announce - RAC statement

News   •   Oct 03, 2018 09:37 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesperson reacts to an anticipated announcement from Theresa May today, as the Conservative Party Conference closes

Abolition of Severn Bridge tolls brought forward - RAC reaction

Abolition of Severn Bridge tolls brought forward - RAC reaction

News   •   Oct 02, 2018 10:57 BST

The RAC's head of roads policy responds to the announcement made by Alun Cairns today

Progress in reducing road casualties continues to stall - RAC comment

Progress in reducing road casualties continues to stall - RAC comment

News   •   Sep 27, 2018 12:27 BST

The RAC's road safety spokesperson comments on new government data out today

RAC reacts to JP Morgan report suggesting oil price could hit $90 a barrel

RAC reacts to JP Morgan report suggesting oil price could hit $90 a barrel

News   •   Sep 25, 2018 14:09 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman explains what could happen to UK petrol prices if the oil price were to rise further, as JP Morgan has suggested

RAC comments on impact on drivers' insurance in the event of a Brexit 'no deal'

RAC comments on impact on drivers' insurance in the event of a Brexit 'no deal'

News   •   Sep 25, 2018 10:08 BST

The RAC's Rod Dennis comments on what a 'no deal' Brexit might mean for UK drivers going to the EU

RAC comments on potential Brexit 'no deal' impact on drivers heading to the EU

RAC comments on potential Brexit 'no deal' impact on drivers heading to the EU

News   •   Sep 13, 2018 15:30 BST

The RAC reacts to the publication by the Government of ​guidance on driving in the EU in the event of a 'no-deal' Brexit

RAC comments on reports that Chancellor may be considering a fuel duty rise

RAC comments on reports that Chancellor may be considering a fuel duty rise

News   •   Sep 12, 2018 10:33 BST

The RAC's head of roads policy reacts to the current news reports

RAC comments on Press Association vehicle theft study

RAC comments on Press Association vehicle theft study

News   •   Sep 07, 2018 09:43 BST

The RAC's insurance spokesperson reacts to data from a new investigation by the Press Association

RAC comments on EU proposal to update tyre labelling regulations

RAC comments on EU proposal to update tyre labelling regulations

News   •   Aug 16, 2018 09:54 BST

The European Union is proposing to update current tyre labelling regulations that require information about tyres' fuel efficiency, wet grip and passing noise qualities to be printed on labels.

Latest drink-drive casualty figures up 7% to 9,040 in 2016

Latest drink-drive casualty figures up 7% to 9,040 in 2016

News   •   Aug 09, 2018 11:29 BST

RAC comments on the DfT latest estimates for road casualties arising from illegal levels of alcohol

Comment on the rise of engine idling enforcement by UK councils

Comment on the rise of engine idling enforcement by UK councils

News   •   Aug 03, 2018 12:36 BST

The RAC's Nicholas Lyes reacts to news that cities including Nottingham are starting to charge drivers who leave their engines running

RAC welcomes inquiry into poor state of local roads

RAC welcomes inquiry into poor state of local roads

News   •   Aug 01, 2018 13:16 BST

The Transport Committee has announced a a new inquiry into the funding and governance of local roads in England. Local roads comprise over 97% of total road network length and carry two-thirds of motor traffic and almost all cyclist movements.

Reaction to Adam Smith Institute idea that MOT test should be scrapped

Reaction to Adam Smith Institute idea that MOT test should be scrapped

News   •   Jul 25, 2018 14:58 BST

The RAC's Nicholas Lyes comments on the report released this morning