Ministers slam brakes on costly speed awareness courses


Ministers will launch a crackdown on speed awareness classes after concerns that they do not change drivers’ habits and are a way for police forc

Reader Letters: Rev reverence and speed confusion


Tony Inchley asks whether regular drivers need rev counters. My children and I were taught by my husband to use the rev counter almost to the...
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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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Guy Martin on his Volvo: the fastest car in Britain


The daredevil Guy Martin, superbike rider, engineer and holder of countless speed records, has had Porsches and Astons but says none can match his...
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News: Guinness World Records reinstates Bugatti Veyron...


One week after deciding to withdraw the award of world's fastest car from the Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport, Guinness World Records has restored...