Press releases • Jul 20, 2016 00:01 BST
UK businesses have saved on average 11% on their fuel bills in the last year, according to new research by RAC Business*. Company owners have capitalised on the 10p drop at the pump since last June by investing in new vehicles and increasing the number of journeys driven by employees.
Press releases • Jul 18, 2016 12:38 BST
An RAC Traffic Watch study has found 14.4m car trips are expected on the UK's major roads from Thursday to Sunday. Black Friday to be worse than 2015 with 3.3m leisure journeys
Press releases • Jul 16, 2016 00:01 BST
Motorists in Glasgow are most likely to buy a used car ‘blind’ without checking its history before parting with their cash, according to new data from the RAC’s Car Passport vehicle check service.
It’s what’s on the outside that counts: RAC Cars uncovers Britain’s ‘superficial society’ of motorists
Press releases • Jul 15, 2016 11:54 BST
Britain’s ‘superficial society’ of motorists clean outside of vehicles but leave inside to fester
Press releases • Jul 15, 2016 00:01 BST
Nearly six in 10 people don’t take out travel insurance to cover themselves when holidaying in the UK
Press releases • Jul 13, 2016 00:01 BST
The RAC is urging retailers to cut the forecourt price of petrol to reflect the falling price of unleaded fuel on the wholesale market
Press releases • Jul 06, 2016 12:08 BST
The RAC is recruiting 30 new patrols to fill vacancies across the UK to meet growing needs of its eight million members
Press releases • Jul 05, 2016 00:01 BST
The average prices of petrol and diesel have increased for the fourth month running, according to RAC Fuel Watch data for June
Press releases • Jun 29, 2016 10:15 BST
UK firms running van and HGV fleets could be losing more than £7,000 a year through vehicles being off the road due to breakdown, according to new research* by RAC Business. The survey of 500 businesses ranging in size from SME to large corporates, found fleet managers face a raft of challenges when it comes to the cost of dealing with breakdown and loss of business.
Press releases • Jun 20, 2016 00:01 BST
Research from RAC Travel Insurance reveals that British holidaymakers take an average of 3.2 gadgets away with them, totalling 121.4m throughout the year
Press releases • Jun 16, 2016 00:01 BST
Damage to vehicles due to potholes and sitting in congested traffic are the top business bugbears for companies that run fleets, according to new research by RAC Business*.
Press releases • Jun 13, 2016 00:01 BST
New research finds half of motorists believe the current penalties of a fine and points for illegal mobile phone use should be more severe
Press releases • Jun 10, 2016 00:01 BST
Research from RAC Cars reveals three-quarters of Brits would rather go the extra mile to make the outside of their motor gleam
Press releases • Jun 06, 2016 16:23 BST
Findings from new research into a sleeping disorder reveals eight out of 10 businesses that run fleets would benefit from greater awareness of the condition
Press releases • Jun 04, 2016 00:01 BST
RAC Fuel Watch data shows the price of fuel has risen for the third straight month
Press releases • May 27, 2016 11:46 BST
A family-run tea merchant is set to install RAC Telematics across its entire delivery fleet following a successful trial which identified a range of businesses benefits, including 10 per cent off its fuel bill.
Press releases • May 26, 2016 00:01 BST
Small businesses in the UK say they have to deal with vehicles being out of action for almost three working weeks (14 days) on average each year, due to preventable breakdowns. New research by RAC Business has discovered this equates to an average income loss of £248 per day for each working day lost, or £3,472 across the year.
Press releases • May 25, 2016 10:00 BST
More than 15 million cars will be on the country’s major roads for the coming bank holiday getaway, RAC Traffic Watch data predicts
Press releases • May 24, 2016 00:01 BST
Press releases • May 16, 2016 14:29 BST
Commercial vehicles up to 3.5 tonne can now be checked with the new RAC Car Passport for Dealers. The provenance check was introduced for cars in March and has since been adopted by more than 300 dealers.