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21 December 2012 at 11:21
You’re late for festive engagement with friends over the Christmas break, or just need to pop to the shops in the car – but it’s covered in snow and ice.
19 December 2012 at 11:51
There are plenty of old wives tales and myths when it comes to driving. Now, finally, you can sleep sound or settle that argument as we’ve got the definitive answers to some of the most common questions around.
19 December 2012 at 11:41
There’s a great level of uncertainty surrounding whether or not it’s illegal to drive barefoot in the UK, with numerous reasons cited as to why you’re breaking the law if you do so.
18 December 2012 at 14:40
The Government is to introduce a new proposal to reduce the number of whiplash claims that are pushing up insurance premium prices for motorists across the nation.
17 December 2012 at 15:05
Car insurance is a big bone of contention for most motorists. Despite falling crash rates on the UK’s roads (accidents have decreased by 20% since 2006) and vehicles becoming ever safer, our insurance premiums seem to rise year on year.
14 December 2012 at 15:22
Automotive technology is moving on at a rapid rate, with more computer systems looking after your safety and monitoring driver inputs to improve efficiency and performance in modern vehicles.
14 December 2012 at 12:20
Fancy winning a new sat nav or a childrens toy pedal car? To help celebrate the festive period we'll be giving away a range of prizes this Christmas. All you need to do is retweet the competition tweet published by @RAC_Breakdown. Follow our Twitter account @RAC_Breakdown for a range of motoring news and advice.
13 December 2012 at 09:08
Grit-salt supplies were at critical levels this time last year, so you can bet that local authorities will have been stockpiling road salt on the run up to the winter period.
10 December 2012 at 15:35
Setting off to work in the morning can be an arduous task in winter. You often have to wait an age for the windscreen to defrost and clear, and even if you’ve scraped the ice from the outside, the inside seems to steam up the moment you get in.
10 December 2012 at 13:40
On 21st December 2012 a European Court of Justice directive forbidding gender discrimination through insurance premium prices will be passed. Effectively, this means the end of the road for cheap car insurance for females.