RAC member products and services

RAC Breakdown Cover

RAC Breakdown, our roadside assistance service, has more than 7 million roadside assistance customers - 2.2 million individual members and 5.4 million corporate customers. Our breakdown assistance centres operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year and handle around four million calls a year which, at peak times, can mean two calls every second. RAC has around 1800 patrols that attend around 2.5 million rescue breakdowns each year. RAC Breakdown also includes our overseas development of roadside and related products and services, through RAC Europe. Through a wide network of contractors and partners across continental Europe RAC provides breakdown assistance to members when they're abroad.

RAC Insurance

RAC use our expert driving know how to help provide customers with a new way of looking after their motor insurance needs. When a customer calls for an insurance quote they are asked a series of simple driver profile questions, allowing RAC to offer further discounts and lower quotes. As well as providing car insurance, RAC also offer classic car, van, home, caravan, truck, motor-home and legal expenses insurance.

RAC Legal Services

RAC Legal Services provides expert advice and representation to customers involved in personal injury claims.

RAC Vehicle Checks and Examinations

RAC Vehicle Checks and Examinations help give customers peace of mind when buying a used car. The vehicle check will show whether the car has been stolen, written-off, has outstanding finance or previous plates, is at risk of being sold illegally, and that its number plate and chassis number correspond. RAC Vehicle Checks are powered by HPI. With RAC Examinations, qualified inspectors will conduct up to 166 physical checks on the car to make sure it is mechanically and structurally sound.

Traffic and Travel information

RAC provides a range of traffic and travel services including an online route planner and up-to-date traffic information via phone or the internet.

RAC Route planner

We'll find you the quickest route from A to B. Get maps and directions for the UK, Europe and overseas.