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18 June 2012 at 11:45
The 2012 RAC Report on Motoring is now out, and it reveals how the modern motorist faces increased driving costs. Fuel prices, insurance costs, servicing and road tax are all issues facing drivers budgeting for their yearly cost of motoring.
01 June 2012 at 15:44
There is always much discussion after each successive harsh winter about our roads needing improvement, and there are sometimes Government pledges to increase its road transport budget for repairs. However, is anything actually being done to rectify the shocking condition of our nation’s carriageways?
31 May 2012 at 09:55
The summer season brings with it plenty of opportunities for social occasions. Barbeques, festivals and other outdoor events often combine good times, food and drink – but for the designated driver, it can be a frustrating time.
30 May 2012 at 17:31
We’ve all been in the scenario: you’ve got a know-it-all passenger who thinks they can drive better than you, always altering the controls and creating a distraction, tearing your concentration away from the road.
22 May 2012 at 17:11
With the torrential rain and blanket wet weather besetting the UK in recent weeks, the inclement conditions have seen the demand for new wipers blades soar.
18 May 2012 at 17:25
Road safety experts are warning the onset of hay fever in the coming summer months could prove dangerous for motorists.
16 May 2012 at 17:20
As a young motorist, it’s becoming harder than ever to get behind the wheel. Not necessarily because the driving test is getting harder, but because of the complex costs of motoring.
11 May 2012 at 08:35
With hosepipe bans looking imminent across the UK, and the Government’s Environment Secretary Caroline Spelman urging us all to use less water, keeping your car clean can prove a bit of a headache.
30 April 2012 at 10:41
Under new government guidelines concerning driving licence entitlement laws, 16-year-olds will be able to take to the public roads in “driving licence free” cars. But what do the changes in licencing laws actually mean for motorists?
27 April 2012 at 14:50
A survey has revealed that 73 per cent of motorists think their air conditioning system – neglected through a winter of zero use – is the part of their cars that require the most attention after a long winter’s motoring.