Nikita Mazepin sacked by his F1 team after Motorsport UK bans Russian and Belarusian drivers


Russian driver Nikita Mazepin has been sacked by the Haas Formula 1 team following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
Learner drivers struggle to book tests amid backlog

More learners choosing automatic test


Learner drivers are increasingly choosing to take both driving lessons and their practical driving tests in cars with automatic gearboxes.
Do you have to change your name on your driving licence after getting married?

Driving licence name changes explained


Do you need to change the name on your driving licence after getting married?
Are old-style paper driving licences still valid?

Are old-style paper driving licences still valid?


Old-style licences were replaced by photocards 23 years ago, but some people are still unsure whether or not their paper versions are legal.
Rear end car crash Skoda Fabia

What to do if you hit a parked car


What to do if you hit a parked car - the rules, laws and tips to avoid penalty points, fines and more.

Costs to get on the road?


Here we break down the essentials to help you budget for life behind the wheel.
EU flag removed from driving licences a year on from Brexit

EU flag removed from driving licences


The EU flag has been removed from new British driving licences and number plates to mark the first anniversary of Brexit.
Drivers in Georgia no longer have to pass a test to get driving licence

No test needed for Georgian learners under Covid


The American state of Georgia has announced teenagers will no longer have to pass a formal driving test to obtain a driving license.
More than one-in-20 drivers in Britain has points on their licence

UK drivers have 10.6m points on their licences


Many British motorists have at some point recently been busted for breaking traffic laws, according to analysis of driving licence data.
Can you drive with a flat tyre?

Can you drive with a flat tyre?


Tyres are vital to the safety of your car. As the only part of the vehicle that touches the road, any defects or excessive wear can lead to...
AA says Learner drivers should have to prove they can spot pothole to pass test

The AA: Learners should be able to spot potholes


Learner drivers should have to prove they can spot and handle potholes to gain a licence, according to the AA.
New drivers develop bad habits and turn into 'bad drivers' in just 10 weeks

New drivers develop bad habits in just 10 weeks


New motorists develop bad habits and turn into 'bad drivers' in just 10 weeks, according to a new poll. 
Driver on phone

Motorists demand £200 fine and more penalty points...


Motorists feel the imminent stiffening in the penalty for using a phone at the wheel will not prove any more of a deterrent. In a survey of 2,100...