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Petrol remains overpriced as major retailers refuse to cut

Petrol remains overpriced as major retailers refuse to cut

Nov 15, 2018 08:45 GMT
​Despite falling wholesale prices, UK drivers are continuing to suffer from overpriced ...

Motorists lose out as retailers refuse to cut petrol prices in October despite drop in wholesale cost

Motorists lose out as retailers refuse to cut petrol prices in October despite drop in wholesale cost

Nov 03, 2018 00:01 GMT
The RAC repeats its urgent call for a petrol price cut of at least 3p per litre, to ref...

​RAC cements its position as top-five car insurance broker by securing its 500,000th policy this year

​RAC cements its position as top-five car insurance broker by securing its 500,000th policy this year

Oct 31, 2018 16:07 GMT
RAC Car Insurance has broken new ground by exceeding 500,000 policies in force (PIF) fo...

A fifth of motorists suffer nausea or sickness as a driver or passenger

A fifth of motorists suffer nausea or sickness as a driver or passenger

Oct 26, 2018 00:01 BST
Car sickness and nausea don’t just affect children, new RAC research has found, with th...

Hyundai in its element as hydrogen-powered NEXO scores five-star Euro NCAP safety rating

Hyundai in its element as hydrogen-powered NEXO scores five-star Euro NCAP safety rating

Oct 24, 2018 09:07 BST
Results from the latest batch of cars to be tested by Euro NCAP and its partners have b...

Where to see the 2018 RAC Rally of the Tests

Where to see the 2018 RAC Rally of the Tests

Oct 22, 2018 16:57 BST
Details of this year's RAC Rally of the Tests are released, including viewing points fo...

Openreach roadworks to get under way in Coatbridge

Openreach roadworks to get under way in Coatbridge

Oct 22, 2018 11:00 BST
Contractors working on behalf of Openreach, Scotland’s digital network business, are du...

Automated Driving Hype is Dangerously Confusing Drivers, Study Reveals

Automated Driving Hype is Dangerously Confusing Drivers, Study Reveals

Oct 18, 2018 10:30 BST
The #TestingAutomation consumer study, commissioned by Thatcham Research, Euro NCAP and...

Carbon fibre can store energy in the body of a vehicle

Carbon fibre can store energy in the body of a vehicle

Oct 18, 2018 07:00 BST
A study has shown that carbon fibres can work as battery electrodes, storing energy dir...