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These were UK’s most popular used cars in 2018


According to analysis from AA Cars, these are the 10 used models that resonated the most with British car buyers in 2018.
One in eight motorists admit to having fallen asleep while driving

One in eight have fallen asleep while driving


A survey has found 13% of drivers have nodded off when driving — prompting the AA to launch an awareness campaign on the dangers of drowsiness.

Potholes a "national disgrace" says AA


A rise in the number of potholes has led to more claims for damage being made in the first four months of the year than the whole of 2017.
Councils cut pothole payouts to drivers by using loophole

Councils cut pothole payouts to drivers


Councils are avoiding paying compensation to drivers whose cars have been damaged by potholes by insisting that the roads in question were schedu
Deaths on British roads reach five-year high

Deaths on British roads reach five-year high


Figures released today show that the number of deaths on Britain’s roads continue to rise. A total of 1,792 people lost their lives in road traff
Soaring fuel prices prompt drivers to park their cars

Soaring fuel prices prompt drivers to park car


Motorists are cutting back on car journeys after fuel prices hit their highest level in more than two years, new research has found.
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Like Boris bikes, but with four wheels: DriveNow and...


A scheme using vehicles that can be picked up and dropped off almost anywhere is one of a new breed of car-share ventures coming to our streets. But...
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Car clinic: Why does my BMW not always start properly?


Your motoring problems solved
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News: Visit to petrol station costs driver £14,600


He only intended to spend £80 refilling its tank but a man who borrowed his friend’s Porsche and put the wrong fuel in it, was left facing a repair...
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News: German driver misses black cat but hits four...


A black cat crossing the road brought one driver a heap of bad luck when he swerved to avoid it, and crashed into a line of cars.
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News: End of paper tax disc nets chancellor £50m windfall


Government stands to make millions of pounds thanks to flaw in new car tax rules
How to drive on a motorway

What are the rules for driving on a motorway?


If you’ve ever been stuck behind a dawdler in the middle lane of a motorway or been intimidated by an aggressive driver almost exchanging paintwork...