Government austerity measures are killing drivers

Road safety professionals have flagged that a lack of investment into the UK’s roads is causing a failure to tackle road safety. Limited funding is one of the main reasons that the UK is missing out...
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By: Sasha Davison
Dated: 15th Nov 2017

Gap between official and real-world fuel economy...

When you look at a new or used car, one big factor that helps you make the right selection is fuel economy.  If you travel a lot, this is crucial. Even if you don’t, you still want the best...
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By: Lisa Edwards
Dated: 15th Nov 2017

Chancellor to further demonise diesel drivers in...

According to the latest Autumn Budget predictions, Chancellor Philip Hammond looks set to further demonise diesel drivers, with new measures to tax vehicles more heavily. The move will be presented in...
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By: Lisa Edwards
Dated: 15th Nov 2017

Can motorway traffic lights ease congestion?

Being stuck in a traffic jam is one of the most frustrating things that a motorist can face, especially on their daily commute. 61% of drivers say that congestion has become worse in the past year....
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By: Sasha Davison
Dated: 15th Nov 2017

UK car sales continue to plummet

October continued the recent trend of falling car sales in the UK, with a seventh consecutive month of reduced registrations year on year. The decline in sales started in April and has continued ever...
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By: Sasha Davison
Dated: 09th Nov 2017

Dazzled drivers losing vision for two seconds

If you’ve ever driven around a corner on a dark night and been momentarily blinded by an oncoming car with its lights on full beam, you’re not alone. In fact, you’re one of around 29...
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By: Lisa Edwards
Dated: 08th Nov 2017

New data reveals regional speed camera lottery

The Press Association recently asked 45 UK police forces for data on how many fixed speed cameras they have, and how many of them are switched on. The results make for interesting reading – it...
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By: Sasha Davison
Dated: 08th Nov 2017

DVLA steps up measures to track car tax dodgers

The DVLA has launched a big campaign to track down and penalise people who are dodging paying car tax (also known as vehicle excise duty – VED). The measure comes after the department admitted...
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By: Lisa Edwards
Dated: 08th Nov 2017

Review of UK fuel prices in October

For the world of fuel prices, October was very much the calm after the storm and prices remained much the same or even fell very slightly in some parts of the country. The average price of unleaded...
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By: Lisa Edwards
Dated: 03rd Nov 2017

1 in 3 UK drivers receive a motoring penalty every...

According to the latest study from the RAC Foundation, a driver receives a penalty notice every 2.5 seconds somewhere in the UK. This adds up to a whopping 12 million penalty notices having been...
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By: Lisa Edwards
Dated: 01st Nov 2017

Thousands of motorists driving without diesel...

It has been suggested that the risks of driving diesel cars are not being taken seriously enough as a study has uncovered that people have been opting to have their diesel particulate filter (DPF)...
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By: Sasha Davison
Dated: 01st Nov 2017

Car insurance the most expensive since records...

Motorists have been given more bad news regarding the cost of driving this week as it has been announced by the Association of British Insurers that the cost of car insurance premiums is at the...
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By: Sasha Davison
Dated: 01st Nov 2017