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RAC Members enjoy access to a large range of driving products and services throughout their driving lives, ranging from the familiar and much appreciated breakdown cover, European breakdown cover and car insurance, to up-to-the-minute travel information as well as access to great member savings on car maintenance and great days out.

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Important information:


* The Offer

  1. A £30 Gift Card2 can be claimed by eligible new customers purchasing RAC Breakdown cover, when they spend between £99 and £148.99 in one transaction. A £50 Gift Card2 can be claimed by eligible new customers purchasing RAC Breakdown cover, when they spend £149 or more in one transaction.

To Qualify          

  1. To qualify for the Gift Card you must purchase RAC Breakdown cover direct from RAC by calling us or visiting
  2. You must pay by annual continuous payment to qualify.
  3. Your policy must have started on or before 27th April 2016 and we must have received full payment in order for us to issue your Gift Card
  4. The offer is not available to existing RAC Breakdown customers buying (or renewing their existing) breakdown cover or on purchases of breakdown during a breakdown situation. 
  5. This offer is fulfilled online and you must therefore provide a valid email address at the time of purchase in order to claim your Gift Card.
  6. The offer excludes purchases made through cashback and voucher code sites.
  7. The offer excludes employees of RAC, their immediate families, agents or any other person connected with the promotion.
  8. The Gift Card can be redeemed against eligible purchases on the website.
  9. Only one Gift Card offer claim per customer, UK residents only.
  10. There are no cash or any other alternatives available.

How It Works

  1. To claim your Gift Card you must visit before 23:59 on 27th July 2016 and enter your membership and unique reference number which will be emailed to you within 72 hours after your purchase date.
  2. Provided payments have been received in full, and you have logged in to to accept the offer terms and conditions and claim your Gift Card, the Gift Card will be emailed to you 35 days after your policy start date.
  3. The Gift Card will be valid for 10 years from the date it was issued. To redeem your gift Gift Card, follow these steps:
  • a) Visit
  • b) Enter the Claim Code and click ‘Apply to Account’ when prompted.
  • c) Gift Card funds will be applied automatically to eligible orders during the checkout process.
  • d) You must pay for any remaining balance on your order with another payment method.
  • e) Gift Gift Card

Things You Need To Know

  1. Offer is subject to availability and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer and RAC reserve the right to vary or amend these terms and conditions or to withdraw the promotion at any time.
  2. By participating in the promotion, you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions and the Gift Card terms of use.
  3. It will be necessary to pass some of your data to The Grass Roots Group UK Limited for the purposes of administering the Gift Card. Your data will be kept secure and will not be used for any other purpose. is not a sponsor of this promotion. Gift Cards ("GCs") may be redeemed on the website towards the purchase of eligible products listed in our online catalogue and sold by or any other seller selling through GCs cannot be reloaded, resold, transferred for value, redeemed for cash or applied to any other account. is not responsible if a GC is lost, stolen, destroyed or used without permission. See for complete terms and conditions. GCs are issued by Amazon EU S.à r.l. All Amazon ®, ™ & © are IP of, Inc. or its affiliates.

£27.99 price is available on the purchase of Vehicle Based Roadside only on an annual continuous basis for the first year of membership.

^ Price for 1 day Comprehensive cover for up to 8 people travelling in a 1 year old vehicle in France.