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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.
06 February 2013 at 09:33
Episode two of Winter Road Rescue airs this Thursday (7 February) at 9pm on Channel 5 - and will offer even more excitement and insight into the lives of our RAC breakdown colleagues.
04 February 2013 at 17:27
During the cold winter months the RAC see a significant rise in breakdowns. View our Winter Breakdown infographic for the most common causes of a breakdown, what peoples confidence is of not breaking down during the winter and mistakes made in flood water.
31 January 2013 at 09:58
Following its huge success last year, Winter Road Rescue is back!
The three-part series begins this Thursday at 9pm on Channel 5 and once again follows The Highlands Council, gritting contractors and RAC breakdown colleagues as they battle winter weather to keep drivers moving.