Two-thirds of British holidaymakers can’t recognise European road signs


New research suggests most could do with brushing up on their continental driving rules.

Hedgehog sign launched to warn of animal accidents


The Department for Transport hopes its new hedgehog road signs will encourage drivers to be on the sharp lookout for small animals on the road.

The road signs most motorists don't understand


British drivers really struggle when it comes to correctly identifying certain road signs, according to a new study.
Nearly one-in-three drivers miss their junction because of obscured road signs

Obscured signs cause a third to miss motorway exit


Nearly one-in-three drivers say they've missed a motorway exit because they couldn't clearly see the junction number sign.
New study finds many motorists have “shocking” lack of road knowledge

Many drivers have 'shocking' road knowledge


Do you confuse the two seconds rule with two car lengths? If you do, a new survey has suggested you're one of many who get the two mixed up.
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Road signs may help hedgehogs cross in safety


Road signs warning drivers to look out for hedgehogs could soon appear in an effort to save thousands of the animals each year.
Pointless road signs should be removed

Pointless road signs should be removed


Pointless road signs could be removed across the country after a government-commissioned report concluded that the vast majority of warnings were

Reader Letters: Short-changed on insurance


My Audi allroad finally died after 250,000 miles and I replaced it with a year-old biturbo version. Calling my insurance broker to switch my..."
Sunday Times Driving letters, May 21, 2017: Jeremy Clarkson Renault Twingo review

Reader Letters: Twingo tangle, cramped canines


Presumably Jeremy Clarkson enjoyed his brief experience with the Renault Twingo (“So hot, you can cook breakfast in the boot”, April 23)...
Reader Letters: French flies, car tax tussles, Welsh road signs and wave power

Reader Letters: Tax tussles and French flies


"After accumulating what seemed to be most of France’s flies on my windscreen, I followed a friend’s tip and attacked them with a wet wipe."
Reader Letters: Welsh road signs, road tax truths, cycling clothing, driverless cars and trusting the politicians

Reader Letters: Tax truths and signage goofs


We have recently moved to Wales, where the road signs are in two languages. It can be very difficult to pick up where the English text starts...
Dacia Duster

Reader Letters: Duster derivation and dirty signs


The Dacia Duster appears excellent value, but I think Dom Joly is mistaken regarding the origins of its name (“Leaves plenty of cash in the...
Reader Letters: Suzuki recall concern, concealed signage and bi-xenon lights in fog

Reader Letters: Recalls, road signs and fog lights


In May I received a safety recall for my Suzuki Grand Vitara: the engine fuel pipes needed replacing because of “improper design...