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General Motoring Help

About RAC

When was RAC founded?

RAC was formed in 1897 as the associate section of the Royal Automobile Club to assist members with roadside assistance and to provide motoring services.

Is Auto Windscreens part of RAC?

No, Auto Windscreens was sold in December 2008.

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What is the name of the band and the song on the latest RAC TV ad?

The song on the latest RAC TV ad is 'Close to you' written by Burt Bacharach, made famous by The Carpenters and performed here by Meadow.

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Is BSM part of RAC?

No, it isn't. RAC sold BSM in February 2009.

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How can I apply for a job at RAC?

We are always on the look-out for those who are as committed as us, to deliver the very best in service and solutions to our members, those who wish to become one of the driving people. To find out about work at RAC and to see what RAC can offer you, please visit our careers page.

To browse the most recent job opportunities at RAC, please visit

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