David Beckham heading to court for alleged speeding incident


A court listing has revealed the ex-footballer David Beckham is alleged to have driven 59mph in a 40mph zone on the A40 earlier this year.
Sunday Times Driving Reader Letters: 20mph speeders, braking bad, emissions cheats

Reader Letters: 20mph speeders and emissions cheats


Am I the only driver in Leeds who obeys the 20mph speed limit? A road near me was changed to 20mph a month ago and when I’m on it, 100% of the people...
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News: 2015 Ford S-Max detects speed limits, slows down...


Ford claims to have come up with a system that can prevent drivers unintentionally speeding
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News: Drivers to challenge offences with online pleas


Drivers charged with motoring offences such as speeding and driving without insurance will be able to plead guilty or not guilty in an “online court”...
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News: London cuts limit on eight main roads to 20mph


Some of Britain’s main arterial roads will have their speed limit slashed to 20mph under radical plans to reduce emissions and improve safety
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How Top Gear rescued Steve Harley


When the singer Steve Harley was caught speeding he didn’t imagine Top Gear would help out...
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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: 86-year-old grandmother gets driving ban after...


It's not quite a story to tell the grandchildren. Britain's oldest banned driver has been revealed as an 86-year-old grandmother who has picked up...
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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: White lines may be rubbed out to stop drivers...


White lines in the centre of the road could become a thing of the past after new research found that removing them resulted in a reduction in the...
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News: Higher fuel prices and speed cameras rein in...


CONGESTION AND roadworks can reduce traffic to a crawl on motorways but away from these irritations and on rare, free-flowing stretches, fewer drivers...
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News: Safety charity urges crackdown on speeders after...


A road safety charity is urging the government to get tougher with speeding motorists after a driver on the M25 was clocked travelling at 149mph by...