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New consumer and driving laws come into force on October...


Drivers who buy a car that smokes like a furnace and turns out to be a dud will enjoy better consumer rights from next week
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Letters of the week, July 26


This week: Undertaking feedback, electric car grid impact, and how to be sure to avoid a speeding fine.
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News: Speed limiters may be made compulsory for new...


Devices that stop cars being driven above the speed limit could become compulsory on new vehicles, along with “black box” accident data recorders.
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My car was towed while my residents' parking permit...


Q. This year I renewed my residents’ parking permit online, calling to confirm the payment had been received. A week later the permit had still...
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News: English drivers warned as Scotland lowers its...


English drivers have been warned to heed the new drink-drive limits in Scotland as Parliament in Holyrood unanimously agreed to lower the legal limit...
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News: Road rage lorry driver fired 762 bullets at bad...


Even "mild" road rage incidents are enough to give the average driver the jitters but spare a thought for motorists in Germany who have come up against...
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News: UK steps closer to ban on smoking in cars carrying...


The government has explained how the forthcoming law banning smoking in cars carrying a child under the age of 18 would work in new draft legislation...