Join the RAC and get breakdown cover from £27.99. We fix 4 out of 5 vehicles at the roadside!Join here »
Up to 70% off RAC Car Insurance with 9+ years no claims discount. Get a quote »
Up to 70% off with 9+ years no claims discount.Get a quote »
Stay safe this winter with offers on Winter Kits, Snow Chains, Dash Cams and more. Visit our shop today. Shop now »
Buying a car? Don't be duped - check the history first with the UK's most comprehensive car check. Selling a car? Give your buyers confidence with our seller's report.Check now »
Compare prices and offers from over 10,000 garages,and use our customer reviews to find a trusted service for your car.Compare Garages »
Read our guide to driving in Europe and find out all the information you need, including country specific advice.Find out more »
Packed with amazing destinations, exclusive savings, expert advice, competitions and so much more…Read it now »
15 March 2012 at 12:15
We’re constantly told that speed is important to getting things done – in work, in life. We demand ever faster broadband speeds and want to be served quicker at the supermarket, so what’s the big deal over an extra 10mph?
Last November saw the announcement of six road improvement schemes that will affect major motorways and A-roads, causing headaches in the short term but aimed at improving life for motorists in the long run.
19 November 2010 at 15:55
In the past, when significant events or incidents led to closure of sections of motorway or trunk road, traffic was simply directed on to local roads therefore causing drivers to find their own way back onto the strategic road network. This regularly caused congestion on all routes within the area as well as disruption to local businesses and residents.
Be the first to know about new RAC products and special offers.