New ‘death by dangerous cycling’ law would increase maximum jail sentence from two to 14 years


A change to the law could see cyclists who kill by colliding with pedestrians convicted of "death by dangerous cycling".

Met Police only solved 3% of scooter crimes


The Met Police weren't able to solve 97% of crimes by scooter riders — despite the force increasing its capacity to tackle these incidents.
EU takes Britain to court over poor air quality 'from diesel emissions'

EU takes Britain to court over poor air quality


The UK is facing a multimillion-pound fine for breaching air quality limits after the European Commission referred it and five other nations to t
Tesla owner filmed in passenger seat using Autopilot says he was

Tesla Autopilot user caught in passenger seat


The owner of a Tesla Model S who was caught on camera using his car’s self-driving Autopilot function while sitting in the passenger seat...
Road Angel Pure speed camera and laser detector review

Road Angel Pure speed camera detector review


Safety camera and radar detectors are often thought of as a way for speeders to flout the law and feel “safe” in doing so...
Drivers to get new police portal for dash cam footage

Drivers to get new dash cam police portal


Sales of dash cams have boomed yet despite the popularity of the in-car video cameras, that record a vehicle’s surroundings, most drivers who fil
Hiring a car? Prepare for criminal checks

Hiring a car? Prepare for criminal checks


Motorists who want to hire cars will undergo criminal record checks for the first time to try to stop would-be terrorists from using vehicles as

Drivers: clean reg plates or risk £1000 fine


Drivers who fail to clean their car’s number plates could be hit with a £1000 fine.
Laywer Nick Freeman calls for a ban on hands-free phone use

Ban hands-free phone use in cars, says lawyer


With a successful career spent defending wealthy and famous clients from driving convictions, it’s little wonder that Nick Freeman enjoys the nic
Drivers could win payouts over mis‑selling of former rental cars

Drivers could win payouts over mis‑selling


Hundreds of thousands of car owners could be in line for compensation amid warnings of a mis-selling scandal. Lawyers said that some people could
Businessman faked accident to buy valuable private number plate

Businessman faked accident to buy car number plate


The director of an accident claims firm has been convicted for reporting a fake crash to the government’s licensing agency in order to trace the...
London tops table of middle lane hoggers on motorways

London tops table of middle lane hoggers


Nothing gets drivers grumbling quite like other motorists hogging the middle lane. Now research reveals that drivers should avoid London if they
One in six drivers admits being over alcohol limit, RAC figures suggest

One in six admits driving over alcohol limit


Millions of drivers have admitted to getting behind the wheel in the past 12 months despite thinking that they might be over the drink-drink limi