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RAC exclusive deal will see hundreds more mobile EV charging vans on the road

RAC exclusive deal will see hundreds more mobile EV charging vans on the road

Press releases   •   May 28, 2021 00:00 BST

One-in-five RAC patrol vans to have emergency electric charging capability by end of 2022

Estimated 11m leisure trips by car planned as bank holiday finally heralds some settled weather

Estimated 11m leisure trips by car planned as bank holiday finally heralds some settled weather

Press releases   •   May 26, 2021 00:00 BST

Just 11% of drivers not planning a getaway trip due to Covid, the lowest proportion seen by the RAC this year; weather could play ‘pivotal role’ in deciding just how congested the roads get

Westward Housing chooses RAC as telematics partner until 2025

Westward Housing chooses RAC as telematics partner until 2025

Press releases   •   May 25, 2021 09:00 BST

The RAC has won a four-year contract to supply telematics devices to the van fleet of Westward Housing, one of the South West’s leading affordable housing providers

Drivers support wider use of average speed cameras on motorways - despite more than half admitting to breaking the 70mph-limit

Drivers support wider use of average speed cameras on motorways - despite more than half admitting to breaking the 70mph-limit

Press releases   •   May 10, 2021 00:00 BST

Drivers prefer average speed cameras to fixed position ones, research finds

Petrol rises for sixth straight month and more increases on the cards as oil heads towards $70 a barrel

Petrol rises for sixth straight month and more increases on the cards as oil heads towards $70 a barrel

Press releases   •   May 06, 2021 00:00 BST

Petrol now back to January 2020 price of 127p a litre

Drivers planning an estimated 14.8m trips this May Day bank holiday weekend

Drivers planning an estimated 14.8m trips this May Day bank holiday weekend

Press releases   •   Apr 28, 2021 00:00 BST

A fifth of drivers not planning a trip because of Covid, down from 25% over Easter

Motorists urged to protect their vehicles as lockdown fuels catalytic converter thefts

Motorists urged to protect their vehicles as lockdown fuels catalytic converter thefts

Press releases   •   Apr 26, 2021 00:00 BST

Criminals have been targeting cars parked during lockdown to fuel the illegal trade of precious metals, according to the RAC and Ageas, one of the UK’s biggest car insurers.

Desperate state of UK roads highlighted as RAC records sharpest quarterly rise in pothole-related breakdowns on record

Desperate state of UK roads highlighted as RAC records sharpest quarterly rise in pothole-related breakdowns on record

Press releases   •   Apr 20, 2021 00:00 BST

Breakdowns most likely caused by potholes now at a three-year high, following a colder-than-average winter

RAC Insurance sets up in-house broker as part of mission to top £300m personal lines GWP by 2023

RAC Insurance sets up in-house broker as part of mission to top £300m personal lines GWP by 2023

Press releases   •   Apr 12, 2021 00:00 BST

Telematics Car, Van and Home Insurance will be the first products sold via new model

Petrol and diesel prices up again last month with mixed outlook for April

Petrol and diesel prices up again last month with mixed outlook for April

Press releases   •   Apr 03, 2021 00:00 BST

Drivers have seen a 10% rise in fuel prices in just five months

Quietest Easter on the roads in at least eight years predicted, despite lockdown easing

Quietest Easter on the roads in at least eight years predicted, despite lockdown easing

Press releases   •   Mar 27, 2021 00:00 GMT

Further easing of restrictions in April and good weather may lead to a ‘late Easter surge’ in traffic during second week of school holidays

RAC launches pioneering ‘no ties’ pay-by-mile car insurance

RAC launches pioneering ‘no ties’ pay-by-mile car insurance

Press releases   •   Mar 17, 2021 00:00 GMT

‘Pay when you drive – save when you don’t’: drivers who travel fewer miles, including because of Covid, could save money

Number of privately licensed battery electric vehicles in the UK rises 53% in a year

Number of privately licensed battery electric vehicles in the UK rises 53% in a year

Press releases   •   Mar 05, 2021 00:00 GMT

London, south and east of England dominate – with some of the most affluent boroughs in the capital seeing the greatest numbers

Full tank of fuel now costs nearly £5 more than in late 2020 after yet another month of pump price rises

Full tank of fuel now costs nearly £5 more than in late 2020 after yet another month of pump price rises

Press releases   •   Mar 03, 2021 00:00 GMT

Petrol goes up for fourth month in a row and diesel for third straight month, with both fuels jumping by 3p a litre in February

Drivers facing rising forecourt prices as barrel of oil hits 13-month high

Drivers facing rising forecourt prices as barrel of oil hits 13-month high

Press releases   •   Feb 19, 2021 00:00 GMT

Storm clouds gathering for motorists with further fuel price hikes now firmly on the horizon

89 dashcam videos of driving offences sent to police every day

89 dashcam videos of driving offences sent to police every day

Press releases   •   Feb 05, 2021 00:00 GMT

‘Always drive as if you are being watched by the police’ – RAC says dashcams are a ‘game changer’ in enforcement

Petrol prices rise for third straight month adding £2 to a fill-up

Petrol prices rise for third straight month adding £2 to a fill-up

Press releases   •   Feb 03, 2021 00:00 GMT

RAC Fuel Watch reports rising UK fuel prices, as oil hits the $55 a barrel mark

More drivers than ever plan to ‘go electric’ when they next change their cars

More drivers than ever plan to ‘go electric’ when they next change their cars

Press releases   •   Jan 21, 2021 00:00 GMT

For the first time, more drivers expect to get an electrified vehicle than a diesel one according to a new study

RAC data shows drivers still fell foul of potholes in late 2020 despite lower traffic volumes

RAC data shows drivers still fell foul of potholes in late 2020 despite lower traffic volumes

Press releases   •   Jan 15, 2021 00:00 GMT

RAC marks National Pothole Day with stark warning about the long-term health of local roads

Current lockdown car use at similar levels to May 2020

Current lockdown car use at similar levels to May 2020

Press releases   •   Jan 13, 2021 10:53 GMT

RAC figures reveal use of the car hasn’t dropped to the same extent as last March