Decision on e-scooter legality could take up to a year


The government has been accused of failing to properly regulate the use of electric scooters.
No new smart motorways to open without stopped vehicle detection system installed

All new smart motorways must have stopped car tech


Every new section of smart motorway designated as "all-lane running" (ALR) must include technology that can automatically spot broken down cars.
Research shows extent of lockdown speeding

Can you go for a drive during the lockdown?


As pubs and shops in England begin to open their doors, motorists across the UK are beginning to wonder what the rules are for driving.
New traffic lights could spell less frequent stops for motorists

Smart traffic lights signal fewer stops


New smart traffic lights could cause motorists to wait less frequently at pedestrian crossings. 
Government faces legal action over safety of smart motorways

Government faces legal action over smart motorways


A law firm has threatened legal action against the government unless "all lanes running" (ALR) smart motorways are abandoned.
Air quality near schools that ban cars improved by a quarter

Air quality 23% better near schools that ban cars


The air quality in areas around schools where cars have been banned during peak hours has improved by nearly a quarter.
Budget 2021 rules for cars and drivers

Budget 2021: Chancellor Rishi Sunak outlines plans


Rishi Sunak's fiscal plans for roads, cars and vans, including fuel duty, VED road tax, pothole repairs and electric vehicle incentives.
Inoperative smart motorway cameras mean motorists go unpunished for driving in closed lanes

Drivers in closed motorway lanes go unpunished


Motorists are escaping punishment for committing traffic offences on smart motorways due to a lack of working enforcement cameras.
Volvo launches battery-powered C40 Recharge as it commits to fully-electric lineup by 2030

Volvo reveals electric C40 Recharge


Just hours after announcing it will go pure-electric by 2030, Volvo has revealed its new battery-powered C40 coupé SUV.
Littering motorists to be caught on camera as instances rise

New cameras to catch littering motorists


Drivers could be fined up to £120 for dropping rubbish out of their cars after new camera technology is installed.
Green new E10 fuel could lead to higher pump prices

Green new E10 fuel could lead to higher prices


A green new fuel set to be introduced in September could cause drivers to pay more for their fuel, it has been warned. 
Pothole backlog forces four-month waiting times

Pothole backlog forces four-month waiting times


An increasing backlog of unrepaired potholes has meant that some have been left for up to four months before being filled, it has been reported.
Amazon's Rivian delivery vans roll out in L.A.

Amazon's Rivian delivery vans roll out in L.A.


Electric delivery vans made by American start-up Rivian have hit the road for online marketplace Amazon.