RAC issues advice to drivers with arrival of Storm Aileen

Following the announcement by the Met Office on the arrival of Storm Aileen, the RAC has issued the following advice to drivers: RAC spokesman Rod Dennis said: […]

RAC comment on Scottish Government’s target to phase out petrol and diesel vehicles

Following the announcement today by the Scottish Government that it plans to phase out the need for new petrol and diesel cars and vans by 2032, RAC roads policy […]

June sees forecourt fuel fall by 2p a litre for second month in a row

Fuel prices have fallen by 2p a litre for the second month in a row, data from the latest RAC Fuel Watch* report reveals. A litre […]

RAC launches motoring manifesto to ensure that the biggest issues for motorists don’t get parked

The RAC has written to all the major UK political party leaders urging them to remember the key issues that matter most to private and business […]

RAC comments on new sentencing guidelines for excessive speeders

Commenting on new sentencing guidelines that come into force today for people who drive at excessive speeds, RAC road safety spokesman Pete Williams said: “We welcome the change in […]

Nearly 14.5m cars making leisure trips this coming Easter weekend

The RAC is warning motorists that leisure traffic volumes will reach a peak on Easter Sunday when there will be nearly 3.75m cars on the road […]

RAC comments on proposal to get experts to set rate used to calculate personal injury payouts

RAC Insurance director Mark Godfrey said: “The current way the discount rate is calculated is flawed and the recent government change to it was ill-advised as […]

March sees welcome relief at the pumps as fuel drops by 2.5p a litre

The price of fuel fell by more than 2.5p a litre in March bringing the average price of petrol down to 117.54p and diesel to 119.54p, […]

RAC comments on new vehicle emissions rules expected to be introduced in London

Commenting on plans expected to be announced by the Mayor of London to tackle emissions, RAC roads policy spokesman Nick Lyes said: “Many businesses will have been preparing […]

Motorists driving to France this Easter urged to order new emissions stickers as soon as possible

The RAC is urging UK motorists driving to Paris, Lyon and Grenoble this Easter to order recently introduced vehicle emissions stickers as soon as possible after […]