A third of motorists (31%) believe current penalties for using a mobile phone while driving are still not enough of a deterrent, according to the RAC.
The RAC claims that there is ‘no good reason’ for keeping fuel prices as high as they currently are.
The average price of diesel and petrol increased by 6p per litre in May, the worst monthly rise in at least 18 years, according to RAC Fuel Watch data.
One in 20 motorists (5%) admit to having driven through floods only to have their vehicles grind to a halt, new research from the RAC suggests.
The price of petrol and diesel has increased every day since the end of March on supermarket forecourts, RAC Fuel Watch data reveals.
At least 14 million individual leisure trips on major roads will be taken between Friday and Monday, according to the RAC.
A decision by the US to pull out of the Iran nuclear agreement could see pump prices rise by 2p per litre in the next fortnight, says the RAC.
At least 8.5 million leisure trips by car are planned for the spring bank holiday weekend, according to the RAC.
RAC Fuel Watch reports the biggest increase in petrol and diesel prices in April since December 2016, with both fuels up nearly 3p a litre.
One in 20 drivers admit to having permanently ‘misplaced’ their car keys and 6% of these say they actually managed to do this twice, reports the RAC.
The most popular car colour in Britain, despite a 3% decline in popularity, is silver, according to DVLA data seen by RAC Insurance.
The effects of a harsh winter have taken their toll on UK roads, with breakdowns caused by potholes in the first quarter of 2018 the third highest since 2006.
The average price of petrol and diesel at UK forecourts stayed the same throughout March despite a rise in the wholesale cost of both fuels, data from the RAC’s Fuel Watch report shows.
RAC calls for a review of national signage guidelines and the introduction of ‘smart bus lanes’ to make things simpler and clearer for motorists.
The Easter weekend will see 19 million leisure trips by car, with Good Friday accounting for 4.45m individual journeys.
Modern car headlights are dazzling motorists, according to a new survey from the RAC.
After the UK was subjected to sub-zero temperatures, the RAC is fearful that roads will have suffered further degradation.
After three consecutive months of petrol and diesel price increases, February saw a 2p per litre reduction in the average pump price of both fuels.
RAC patrols attended almost 500 diesel vehicles of varying makes and ages after their fuel filters became clogged on Friday (March 2).
RAC Business survey highlights almost 40% of firms expect drivers to take calls on the road.
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