Car Insurance News Articles
Whilst Norway is making electric cars much more accessible, the UK still have a way to go before they become more popular that their petrol and diesel counterparts.
Rob Hull, The Mail Online, reports:
Electric or hybrid cars now account for more than 50% of total registrations in Norway, with generous subsidies cited as the reason.
Lawrence Allan, AutoExpress News, reports:
Do you have to pay and display to park your car when you go to work? Perhaps you need to use a public car park which over the years has totalled quite a spend?
A recent poll shows 73% of drivers think cyclists should face same laws as drivers, with many also thinking that cyclists should have to pass a test and pay road tax to be legally allowed to use their bikes on public roads.
James Salmon, The Mail Online, report:
A study has found that almost a fifth of the space available to park goes to waste, with London and Birmingham having the greatest average distance between parked cars.
The Daily Mail reports,
Drivers often grumble about never being able to find a place to park.
A 5 mile stretch of road in Norway has installed LED lights that dim to 20 percent when no cars are near. When a car passes, a radar sensor attached to the lights triggers the brightness to increase to 100%.
Kelly Mclaughlin, The Mail Online, reports:
‘Black boxes’ hold an amazing amount of data about UK drivers, making them able to prove, or indeed disprove many popular theories about young drivers, female drivers and male drivers.
Patrick Collinson, The Guardian, reports:
There has been a 29% increase in female applications for heavy vehicle licenses, and this has resulted in 32% of van buyers now being female. Therefore, the stereotype of ‘the white van man’ is clearly dying out!
Rob Hull, the Mail Online, reports:
Traffic jams are one of the biggest inconveniences of modern life and a new study suggests that tailgating could be causing them.
Joe Pinkstone, Mail Online, reports:
Drivers are being urged to avoid travelling on 'Frantic Friday' this week when the last of the year's commuter traffic will clash with the Christmas getaway.
Keiran Southern for MailOnline reports: