Press Releases

Millions set to get behind the wheel for last long weekend of the season

Aug 27, 2015 10:09 BST RAC Media Centre Up to 14 million* extra motorists will be on the roads from Thursday evening and early Friday morning making the most of the last bank holiday before the Christmas break.

Aug 26, 2015 13:06 BST Bury Council Work will start in September to introduce traffic signals and new pedestrian crossing facilities at the junction of Bolton Road/Victoria Street, Bury.

Aug 26, 2015 11:03 BST Elan PR Ltd Tyre manufacturer Sumitomo Rubber Industries (SRI) and US biotech company Kultevat begin research into Russian dandelions as a new source or natural rubber

Limousines in 30 seconds - launches in Vienna!

Aug 25, 2015 11:59 BST AirportAndGo takes on Vienna. The newest service on the market, they’ve quickly been welcomed in 44 cities all over Europe due to their reputation for simple booking and high standards. Vienna is the latest addition to their portfolio.

Aug 19, 2015 14:04 BST Elan PR Ltd Cooling a 135,000bhp, 1,000mph car poses critical challenges for safety and performance that now, just six months ahead of the first run, the Bloodhound team is looking to solve

Aug 18, 2015 14:29 BST Bury Council Road safety officers are reminding cyclists to ride on the road and not on the pavement.

Communication breakdown is motorists’ biggest concern on the continent

Aug 15, 2015 00:01 BST RAC Media Centre RAC research reveals the concerns of Brits driving in Europe this summer

Aug 05, 2015 11:03 BST Elan PR Ltd New tyre testing facility underway in the USA includes half mile oval indoor track to blend real world testing and laboratory conditions

Diesel falls 5p a litre in July as retailers pass on wholesale price savings

Aug 04, 2015 00:01 BST RAC Media Centre ​RAC Fuel Watch data for July shows the average price of diesel at the pumps fell 5p a litre as retailers finally began passing on the savings in the cost of wholesale diesel, which has been below that of petrol since the end of May.

Two-thirds of motorists heading abroad don’t know what number to ring for help in an emergency

Jul 31, 2015 00:01 BST RAC Media Centre UK drivers venturing to the continent this summer could find themselves in difficulty after new data shows that most don’t know the three-digit phone number to call the emergency services when in the European Union.