New plan to encourage drivers onto underused M6 Toll road


More road users will be encouraged to use the M6 Toll road at peak times, if new plans are officially given the go-ahead.
Pickup truck hits central reservation, smashes down lamp posts

Pickup truck smashes down lamp posts


The driver of a pickup truck was taken away in handcuffs after losing control of the vehicle, mounting the central reservation and knocking over
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News: ‘Scalextric’ recharging to be tested on motorway


A section of British motorway will be fitted with a Scalextric-type system to recharge electric cars on the move next year, under plans in a document...
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News: 290 drivers nabbed in two days as police target...


Drivers on the M5 last week will have been forgiven for thinking the chancellor George Osborne had found some spare change under the Treasury’s...
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How to beat the bank holiday traffic jams


With 14m cars flooding Britain's arteries this weekend, Driving reveals the worst congestion hotspots and how to ensure they don't spoil your break...
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Car clinic: What happens if you lose your French motorway...


Q. What happens if you lose your French motorway ticket?
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Top 10 excuses for stopping on a motorway hard shoulder


A driver who stopped on the hard shoulder of a motorway told a patrolman he did so when he saw the word “fire” on his car’s dashboard, only...
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News: Mother gives birth in speeding car being chased...


Police who chased a car travelling at up to 100mph got a shock when they stopped it and the driver jumped out shouting his daughter was inside having...
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News: Motorway speeders could face £10,000 fine as...


Drivers are bracing themselves for a sharp increase in fines for a range of motoring offences as the government looks to give magistrates greater...
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News: The Good Life comes to the motorway with opening...


For years they’ve been the go-to place for fast-food but a new service station has opened on the M5 in Gloucestershire selling only fresh food and...
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...
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Car Clinic: Why has my Land Cruiser's wheel come off...


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