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06 June 2013 at 13:12
Modern cars are filled with electronics and packed with sensors to monitor both how your vehicle is behaving and to make our motoring life easier.
But when something does go wrong, it can be a difficult task trying to work out exactly what that warning light flashing away on your dashboard is trying to tell you.
15 May 2013 at 09:10
In the world of fleet operations, no day can be called ‘average’. By its very nature, flexibility has to be built in to the capacity of every journey across the country – making the logistics and pressures on teams on the ground to meet deadlines and keep within costs challenging, to say the least.
02 May 2013 at 09:32
... Being in an industry that deals with vehicle breakdowns means you tend to go out of your way to avoid using motoring metaphors, but when discussing leading a business it is actually very hard.
22 April 2013 at 16:11
Satellite navigation systems can help drivers, taking the pressure off of a long journey and letting the software doing the hard work of directing you to your destination. Though after after the story of a sat-nav leading a group of school children 80 miles from their planned destination we’ve put together 10 of the worst sat-nav related disasters we’ve heard of.
15 April 2013 at 11:00
Consumer interest in alternatively fuelled cars is high. That’s according to a survey of 1,400 motorists conducted by the RAC, which has revealed that almost half of drivers (49%) would consider buying an alternatively fuelled vehicle, while a quarter (25%) say that they are likely to purchase one in the next five years.
11 April 2013 at 16:31
If you are planning to drive in countries outside the EU you will need to apply for an International Driving Permit (IDP).
09 April 2013 at 16:31
It’s a fact that cars are becoming more connected. Manufacturers are trying to make driving and living with your car an easier proposition by integrating your vehicle with your smartphone. But is it a good thing?
27 March 2013 at 14:06
Drivers in the UK must meet a minimum standard of physical ability to obtain a driving licence. This ranges from being able to read a number plate from a set distance to being of sound body and mind to reliably and safely drive a car.
26 March 2013 at 15:08
March 2013 marked the 83rd running of the Geneva Motor Show – and the RAC have reviewed the star attractions in Switzerland – from high-end, hi-tech hybrid hypercars to innovative real-world vehicles.
12 February 2013 at 09:44
In the final episode of Winter Road Rescue, which airs this Thursday on Channel 5 at 9pm, we catch up with more of our Patrols rescuing members in hazardous conditions.