Minnesotan teenager survives surprise sinkhole crash


A teenage driver in the US state of Minnesota has had a very lucky escape, after emerging unscathed from a sinkhole in the road.
New drivers develop bad habits and turn into 'bad drivers' in just 10 weeks

New drivers develop bad habits in just 10 weeks


New motorists develop bad habits and turn into 'bad drivers' in just 10 weeks, according to a new poll. 
Young driver courses

What young driver courses are there for children aged...


Young car fans don’t need a provisional licence to roar round a track or try parallel parking. Driving finds races and lessons for children aged...
Learner drivers can now get motorway lessons ... but most Brits want it included in test

Most Brits want motorway lessons included in test


From today, learner drivers in England, Scotland and Wales can now have lessons on motorways. However, most seem to believe more needs to be done
One million drivers may have fake car insurance as ghost brokers take hold

Up to a million drivers may have fake insurance


A crackdown on easy credit is claimed to have led up to one million drivers to take out illegitimate car insurance.
Britain may have hit ‘peak car’ as young driver numbers fall sharply

Young drivers choose car subscription


Young drivers are continuing to steer away from car ownership in favour of a mobile phone-style monthly subscription, according to new data.
What spanners: older drivers nervous of DIY wasting £390m on car repairs

Millennials better at car maintenance than parents


It's a commonly held belief among older drivers that young people don’t know a dipstick from a crankshaft, but new research suggests...
New drivers face night ban, second test after probationary period

New drivers face night ban


Young motorists could be banned from the road at night if plans for probationary driving licences are approved.
Britain may have hit ‘peak car’ as young driver numbers fall sharply

Britain may have hit ‘peak car'


Britain may have reached “peak car” after government-backed research showed that the number of teenagers holding a driving licence has plummeted.
Young drivers face £115 insurance increase to cover compensation

Young drivers face £115 insurance increase


Young drivers could be priced off the road if the government goes ahead with reforms to compensation payouts, which will in turn push up insuranc
Car insurance to soar after compensation shake-up

Car insurance to soar after compensation shake-up


Car insurance premiums are expected to rise after the government cut the discount rate used by courts in England and Wales to calculate...
Cost of motoring steers a million young drivers off the road

A million young drivers stay off the road


It used to be that you either enjoyed driving or you didn't, but even if you didn't the practical need to get from A to B meant you'd tolerate it
Going door-to-door with the 120mph Ginetta Junior teenagers

Racing at 120mph with the Ginetta Junior teens


At an age when many teenagers spend their weekends sleeping in or hanging out on Snapchat, 14-year-old Tom Wood is devoting his ...