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News: Supercar buyers subsidised by taxpayers' £1.9bn...


Buyers of some of the world’s priciest supercars have received the benefit of almost £2m in subsidies from British taxpayers, a government minister...
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News: Metric road signs become mandatory


Councils will be forced to install road signs with metric measurements under new rules due to be introduced next year.
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Letters of the week, October 19


This week: Guy Martin's impossibly fast Volvo, refuelling mishaps and the lawlessness of Welwyn Garden City
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Cars’ frugality fuels fear of new tollroads and road...


As ministers seek to replace the falling take from motoring taxes, new automatic charging at the Dartford crossing may give them ideas.
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News: Crackdown on foreign drivers who evade penalty...


Time could be up for drivers of foreign-registered cars who get away with flouting speeding and parking rules because their numberplates cannot be...
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News: Sun’s glare causes 28 road deaths a year...


According to figures from the Department for Transport, the sun’s glare was a contributory factor in an average of 28 road deaths a year between...
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Car cloning could rise with the end of the tax disc


In a month's time you won't have to display paper on your windscreen. It will save millions but bring joy to vehicle cloners, say experts. Driving...
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News: UK to allow driverless cars on public roads from...


Like it or not, the steady cruise towards driverless cars is looking increasingly inevitable after the UK government today set out its plans to follow...
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News: Government raises speed limit on rural roads...


Drivers are be less likely to find themselves stuck behind dawdling lorries after the government announced that it would increase the speed limit...
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News: Curfew for young drivers ‘unworkable’, say...


Drivers who have just passed their test will not be subject to curfews and other restrictions, reversing government plans.
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News: VW film puts texting cinemagoers in the driving...


A powerful new film by VW rams home the anti text-drive message with a bang.