RAC Business Breakdown Service Keeping your fleet on the move

Commercial Breakdown Cover For Fleets

When your vehicles break down, you’ll be reassured to have Britain’s most experienced breakdown provider on hand. Our bespoke solutions and outstanding service bring together the expertise of 1,500 Patrols, the latest diagnostic technology and highly skilled contact centres to help fix more vehicles at the roadside. Whether you are operating cars, vans, trucks or HGVs, you can count on the right cover to safeguard a large, complex business and minimise disruption.

  • Breakdown cover for cars, vans, trucks and HGVs
  • Our vans carry over 500 parts and tools to get your fleet back on the road faster
  • We fix 4 out of 5 vehicles at the roadside in just 30 minutes on average
  • Innovation in diagnostics and fuel, battery and tyre solutions
  • Comprehensive data and reporting on your fleet
  • UK, Ireland and European cover options
  • 25 years of HGV breakdown service
  • The UK’s first established breakdown provider since 1897

RAC have dedicated tyre and fuel patrols where you need them

RAC Tyre Patrols

We have dedicated Tyre Patrols strategically placed in high density breakdown volume areas. They support drivers at the roadside when a spare wheel is not available, and are able to provide a mobile tyre fitting service. This has proven very successful in keeping businesses on the move and avoiding further vehicle downtime.

RAC Fuel Patrols

We operate 29 branded, fully qualified mobile Fuel Patrols across the UK, which follow manufacturers’ guidelines and technical specifications to provide a fast and efficient service. This helps to ensure that vehicles are back on the road within the same day, avoiding wait times at the garage and what can often be high costs.

RAC patrols carry a universal spare tyre to keep you on the road

Following CO2 emission legislation, manufacturers removed the spare wheel out of new models to decrease vehicle weight - and ultimately its emissions. So breaking down as a result of a puncture could be a real inconvenience to the business.

We can now replace a wheel with our innovative ‘multi-fit wheel’, allowing the driver to take their vehicle to a replacement tyre outlet and continue their journey with minimal disruption.

Wheel and tyre faults are the single biggest category of Breakdowns that RAC attends due to these manufacturing modifications. All our Patrols carry this multi-fit wheel to help customers with a missing or flat spare wheel and double punctures. It fits 45 of the top 50 vehicles that result in the highest ‘puncture, no spare’ related recoveries.

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Comprehensive Breakdown Service


The vehicles in your fleet will be fixed at the roadside as long as they’re over ¼ mile away from the registered business or driver's address


We’ll take up to seven passengers and the work vehicle to a chosen destination anywhere in mainland UK

At Home

We’ll cover your vehicles if they break down at the drivers home or within 1/4 mile

Onward Travel

Van or car replacement if we can’t fix your business at the roadside

Onward Travel – reduce breakdown costs

If we can't fix the business vehicle at the roadside we'll arrange for the driver to get to their destination with the option of a 48 hour courtesy car or van- so the cost of a breakdown won’t escalate.

We can provide:

  • A replacement vehicle for up to two days
  • Overnight accommodation
  • Alternative transport costs

European Cover

It can be difficult to anticipate the cost of European repairs, with prices varying from one country to the next. With our European Cover the business can be reassured if drivers need to travel outside the UK. Certain motor-related legal expenses incurred as a result of an incident are also covered.

Contact us to discuss what your business needs and which cover is right.

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