Nearly a fifth (18%) of young drivers admit to video calling while behind the wheel, a new survey suggests.
September saw the end of three consecutive months of rising fuel costs, according to data released today.
A leading independent UK road safety charity is calling for speeding to become as socially unacceptable as driving under the influence after discovering that many people see excessive speed as acceptable.
A third of UK drivers have delayed getting their car serviced as a result of the financial constraints caused by the coronavirus pandemic, a new survey has found.
The price of petrol and diesel rose for the third month in a row – though figures suggest that they aren’t rapidly approaching pre-pandemic levels.(more…)
Holidaymakers planning to get away over the long weekend could be in for a slow journey as 18 million leisure journeys are expected between Friday and Monday.(more…)
The government is considering introducing new Automated Lane Keeping System (ALKS) technology on the country’s roads starting early next year.(more…)
Drivers are being urged to get their cars MOT tested this summer to avoid the rush as thousands look to get their vehicles tested after making use of the six-month coronavirus extension.(more…)
MOT tests will be made mandatory once again on August 1, roads minister Baroness Vere has announced today (June 29).
One in seven drivers plan to make full use of the six-month MOT extension, a new survey suggests.
Drivers should brace for a rise in fuel prices despite continued falls in May, new data suggests.
Gwent Police caught motorists driving at speeds in excess of 130mph.
Drivers could face fines of £130 for minor offences as the Government considers handing local councils new powers to improve roads for cyclists and pedestrians.
New research has revealed that millions of motorists are risking a blowout by driving with underinflated tyres following weeks of not using their cars.(more…)
More than 11,000 new drivers had their licence revoked in 2019 after receiving too many points.(more…)