RAC

Summer Holiday Traffic

Busiest summer school holiday getaway for y...

Jul 20, 2022Comments off

With most schools in England and Wales about to break up for summer, drivers are planning an estimated 18.82m separate leisure trips between Friday and

Cost of filling up rises £9 in June

Jul 07, 2022Comments off

The average cost of a litre of petrol rose a staggering 16.59p in June, smashing the previous 11p record set in March and sending pump

Woman filling up her car

Rising fuel prices following Russian invasi...

Feb 28, 2022Comments off

RAC fuel spokesman Simon Williams said: “Both petrol and diesel reached new record levels yesterday. Unleaded is nearly 149.5p a litre and diesel almost 153p.

Blue car charging up at public charging point

RAC backs major new campaign to speed up th...

Feb 02, 2022Comments off

The RAC is backing a major new national campaign to speed up the switch to electric cars by removing many of the barriers currently facing

RAC Electric Recovery Van

RAC first major breakdown company to launch...

Jan 24, 2022Comments off

The RAC is the first major roadside assistance company in the UK to begin using an electric patrol vehicle to attend breakdowns. With no electric

Petrol Pumps

Retailers are taking drivers for a ride

Dec 06, 2021Comments off

Drivers endured yet more pump price rises last month with retailers adding on average another 3.1p to a litre of unleaded and 2.7p to diesel,

Van being roadside assistance

RAC launches specialist van breakdown cover

Nov 23, 2021Comments off

With the number of vans on the UK’s roads increasing by 500,000 to 4.5m* in just four years the RAC has launched the first ever

UK average petrol price hits new record hig...

Oct 27, 2021Comments off

The average price of petrol at UK filling stations has hit a new record high, according to the RAC. The motoring organisation said an average

E10 petrol

One-in-four drivers still in the dark about...

Sep 03, 2021Comments off

More than a quarter of drivers (27%) are yet to check whether their car is compatible with new E10 petrol that arrives at forecourts this

pothole

RAC: Desperate state of UK roads highlighte...

Apr 20, 2021Comments off

Despite a national coronavirus lockdown, RAC patrols went to the aid of a staggering 4,694 drivers who had most likely broken down as a result