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RAC urges retailers to slash at least 3p a litre off the price of petrol

RAC urges retailers to slash at least 3p a litre off the price of petrol

Press Releases   •   Oct 12, 2018 11:38 BST

With wholesale fuel prices falling, RAC fuel data indicates drivers should be benefiting from lower petrol prices

Drivers more than twice as likely to breakdown due to hitting a pothole than 12 years ago

Drivers more than twice as likely to breakdown due to hitting a pothole than 12 years ago

Press Releases   •   Oct 12, 2018 10:51 BST

The latest findings from the RAC show that drivers continue to suffer from the blight of poor quality roads

RAC, AA and Green Flag unite to call for enhanced road safety rules

RAC, AA and Green Flag unite to call for enhanced road safety rules

Press Releases   •   Oct 11, 2018 10:29 BST

In a show of unity the UK's three biggest breakdown companies are calling for drivers to 'slow down, mover over' when passing breakdowns.

September stops the rot of petrol price increases but dark clouds hang over UK forecourts

September stops the rot of petrol price increases but dark clouds hang over UK forecourts

Press Releases   •   Oct 03, 2018 09:00 BST

The latest analysis of UK petrol and diesel prices, covering price movements in September 2018

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Government to reduce plug-in car grants from November - RAC reaction

Government to reduce plug-in car grants from November - RAC reaction

News   •   Oct 11, 2018 19:23 BST

The RAC's head of roads policy reacts to an announcement that will mean some new green vehicles attracting significantly lower grants from the Government

Fuel duty to remain frozen, Prime Minister to announce - RAC statement

Fuel duty to remain frozen, Prime Minister to announce - RAC statement

News   •   Oct 03, 2018 09:37 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesperson reacts to an anticipated announcement from Theresa May today, as the Conservative Party Conference closes

Abolition of Severn Bridge tolls brought forward - RAC reaction

Abolition of Severn Bridge tolls brought forward - RAC reaction

News   •   Oct 02, 2018 10:57 BST

The RAC's head of roads policy responds to the announcement made by Alun Cairns today

Progress in reducing road casualties continues to stall - RAC comment

Progress in reducing road casualties continues to stall - RAC comment

News   •   Sep 27, 2018 12:27 BST

The RAC's road safety spokesperson comments on new government data out today

Blog posts View all 34 hits

Diesel - what makes up the cost of a litre across the EU?

Blog posts   •   Jun 15, 2018 16:27 BST

An interactive chart showing the components that make up the price of a litre of diesel in every country in the EU

Petrol - what makes up the cost of a litre across the EU?

Blog posts   •   Jun 15, 2018 15:47 BST

An interactive chart showing the components that make up the price of a litre of unleaded petrol in every country in the EU

Wholesale fuel and pump prices since 2015

Blog posts   •   Jun 01, 2018 00:01 BST

An interactive graph showing average UK wholesale fuel prices, compared to average pump (retail) prices - for both unleaded petrol and diesel fuel

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Blog posts   •   Sep 19, 2017 11:38 BST

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RAC Rally of the Tests 2018 - Day 2

RAC Rally of the Tests 2018 - Day 2

Events   •   Oct 05, 2018 12:12 BST

We head west today and then further south. Crossing into Wales, you will be challenged and tested by some of the most fantastic driving roads in the UK- and possibly some of the best private land based sections too! We overnight in South Wales prior to the final leg which will be based in the south-west of England.

Nov 10 - Oct 05

East Midlands to South Wales, UK

RAC Rally of the Tests 2018 - Day 1

RAC Rally of the Tests 2018 - Day 1

Events   •   Oct 05, 2018 12:02 BST

From Harrogate it started. We truly hope that this event won't encounter the treacherous conditions that prompted the classic film of the 1971 RAC Rally, but who knows? We venture into new territory on this leg as we head south towards our overnight halt in the East Midlands.

Nov 09 - Oct 05

Harrogate to the East Midlands, UK

RAC Rally of the Tests 2018 - Prologue

RAC Rally of the Tests 2018 - Prologue

Events   •   Oct 05, 2018 11:59 BST

The first leg of the event is designed to give crews a taste of the upcoming three days. Set in the classic rallying territory of North Yorkshire, this year's extended Prologue will see a couple of hours of competition in the dark comprising of Regularities and Tests.

Nov 08 - Oct 05

Harrogate, North Yorkshire, UK

RAC Rally of the Tests 2018 - Day 3

RAC Rally of the Tests 2018 - Day 3

Events   •   Oct 05, 2016 12:24 BST

Leaving Wales behind, a journey into the myriad of lanes that form Somerset and surrounding counties. This will be a press-on final leg with tests and regularities aplenty - with the distinct possibility of some 'challenges' provided by Guy and Anthony to keep you on your toes. You will be welcomed to the RAC Supercentre for some tests before the people of Bristol welcome you to their cityfor t...

Nov 11 00:00 GMT

South Wales to Bristol, UK

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The RAC patrol van struck by a car on the westbound hard shoulder on the M4 near Swindon at 8.00pm on Thursday 23 November.

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Reports of vehicle vandalism in 2016

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Percentage change in reported vehicle vandalism between 2013 and 2016

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New ERA Automotive logo released as part of joint announcement

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RAC comment on petrol price cut by the supermarkets

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What can drivers do to reduce to chances of being a victim of car theft?

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The RAC's insurance spokesman gives some tips to motorists on keeping their vehicle secure

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Parking concerns - RAC Report on Motoring

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There is growing concern among motorists about both the cost and availability of parking in the UK, according to the latest RAC Report on...

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On the road with RAC Patrol Ben Wilson

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Find out what life is like every day for our patrols, as we ride along with Patrol Ben Wilson on a typical day as a motorists' champion.

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Documents View all 102 hits

Joint letter to Roads Minister Jesse Norman on slow down, move over

The RAC, AA and Green Flag have written to the Roads Minister calling for better roadside safety rules for breakdowns and to help protect roadside technicians and recovery workers. The letter calls for the 'slow down, move over' message to be including in the Highway Code and for a government THINK! road safety campaign to raise awareness of the risks.

RAC representation to the Treasury ahead of the 2018 Budget

The RAC submitted its representation to the Treasury ahead of the 2018 Autumn Budget.

Summer getaway July 2018 - regional road delays data from INRIX

A document highlighting key expected delays on major roads in England and Wales for Friday 20 July 2018

Full UK airport pick-up and drop-off parking charge data - June 2018

Full UK airport pick-up and drop-off parking charge data - June 2018

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  • Public affairs manager
  • Spokesman on roads policy
  • nlfyyepus@cyrayrc.afcoyd.ugckms
  • +44 (0)7875 423 875

  • Senior press officer
  • Spokesman
  • roued.kidecannfbispa@rinactk.cxqo.dnukkr

  • Media relations manager
  • Spokesman and lead on fuel
  • sifbmolbn.fdwicvlljviagdmsdw@rbaacoc.cjzo.kcukhm