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Smart motorway openings halted amid safety concerns - RAC reaction

Smart motorway openings halted amid safety concerns - RAC reaction

News   •   Jan 30, 2020 16:24 GMT

The RAC's head of roads policy responds to the news that the M20 scheme due to open this Spring, and future schemes, are to be halted pending a safety review

Supermarkets slash the price of fuel following RAC calls for a cut

Supermarkets slash the price of fuel following RAC calls for a cut

News   •   Jan 29, 2020 15:13 GMT

RAC responds to Asda cutting 3p a litre off the price of petrol and diesel

Smart motorways report by APPG for Roadside Rescue and Recovery - RAC comments

Smart motorways report by APPG for Roadside Rescue and Recovery - RAC comments

News   •   Jan 27, 2020 21:01 GMT

The RAC's head of roads policy reacts to a new report from the all party parliamentary group

Smart motorway safety reforms - RAC reaction

Smart motorway safety reforms - RAC reaction

News   •   Jan 26, 2020 18:52 GMT

The RAC's head of policy gives his reaction the proposals

Fuel prices as a result of the current Gulf crisis - what can UK drivers expect?

Fuel prices as a result of the current Gulf crisis - what can UK drivers expect?

News   •   Jan 06, 2020 12:49 GMT

The RAC's fuel spokesperson outlines what UK can drivers expect as a result of the current tensions

SUVs outselling electric cars, UK Energy Research Centre report shows - RAC comment

SUVs outselling electric cars, UK Energy Research Centre report shows - RAC comment

News   •   Dec 09, 2019 12:23 GMT

The RAC's Simon Williams responds to the UKERC's report out today

Vehicle tax evasion statistics - RAC comment

Vehicle tax evasion statistics - RAC comment

News   •   Nov 21, 2019 11:14 GMT

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

RAC responds to Transport Committee announcement on road pricing
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

Road casualties in Great Britain - RAC reaction to latest figures

Road casualties in Great Britain - RAC reaction to latest figures

News   •   Sep 26, 2019 11:30 BST

The RAC's Nicholas Lyes reacts to data on road casualties in the UK in 2018

France expected to scrap law requiring drivers to carry breathalysers - RAC comment

France expected to scrap law requiring drivers to carry breathalysers - RAC comment

News   •   Sep 17, 2019 15:52 BST

The RAC reacts to news reports that suggest the current law will be scrapped once a new bill passes the French parliament

Oil price spike - what does it mean for UK drivers?

Oil price spike - what does it mean for UK drivers?

News   •   Sep 16, 2019 11:56 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesperson reflects on the recent spike in oil prices and what this might mean for drivers filling up in the UK

RAC comments on supermarket petrol price cut

RAC comments on supermarket petrol price cut

News   •   Sep 13, 2019 10:27 BST

Asda has announced a 3p a litre cut in the price of petrol today.

Separate GB sticker needed for cars travelling outside the UK - RAC comment

Separate GB sticker needed for cars travelling outside the UK - RAC comment

News   •   Sep 03, 2019 16:49 BST

The RAC's Simon Williams updates drivers on the requirements for having a GB sticker on their car when visiting the Republic of Ireland or elsewhere in the EU after Brexit