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Travel chaos predicted for drivers over December 18-20


Christmas cheer may be in short supply for drivers, as December 18, 19 and 20 are predicted to bring heavy congestion to the UK’s road network...
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RAC, AA or Green Flag: which breakdown service can...


To find out which of Britain’s three main roadside assistance services is best at helping stranded drivers, Tim Shallcross, who used to train AA...
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Like Boris bikes, but with four wheels: DriveNow and...


A scheme using vehicles that can be picked up and dropped off almost anywhere is one of a new breed of car-share ventures coming to our streets. But...
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Drivers warned to stick to 70mph as motorway speed...


Until now breaches of the national speed limit have been largely ignored. But smart technology is changing that — and the first tickets have already...
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News: Elderly couple 'close to death' after 13 hours...


An elderly couple are reported to have come “close to suffocation” after believing they had become trapped in their new Mazda3 hatchback without...
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Do breakdown services carry tyre sealant for roadside...


Q. I have heard that the AA and other breakdown cover providers will not use tyre sealant if you call them out to fix a puncture. Is this true? I...
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News: Motorway service stations accused of rip-off...


Every driver knows that motorway services tend to be the most expensive places to fill up with fuel. Customers are typically charged a premium for...
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News: Falling demand and supermarket price war drives...


If you think fuel pump prices are looking cheaper these days, then rejoice – they’re about to get cheaper still.
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Motoring offenders are a windfall for the police


One million motorists paid to attend driver awareness courses last year. So where's all the money going?
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News: Drivers go the extra mile as commutes get longer...


Booming house prices that force people to live further from work are thought to be behind a 12% increase in the length of the average commute last...
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Car clinic: Why does my BMW not always start properly?


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News: Cars made homeless as owners fill their garages...


The garage is now more likely to be a dumping ground for things our cramped houses and rotting sheds have no room for.