Fuel Price & Efficiency News
Motorists who are at risk of being caught up in the latest blitz on the uninsured on our roads should act now if they want to keep their cars, the motor insurance industry has warned. The motor insurance industry estimates that as many as 1.2 million are driving without insurance in the UK.
The European Commission is pushing ahead with plans to have every car equipped with an aircraft-like "black box" that will record the vehicle's behaviour immediately before and after a crash.
Surveys have revealed that over a third of UK motorists have been dissatisfied with the service they received when taking their car to a garage for an MOT or service in the last five years.
Statistics show that motorists over the age of 70 have more, serious accidents than any other sector of the population.
The AA has released fresh research suggesting that the environmental impact of a vehicle is growing in importance amongst the factors considered by motorists.
Rocketing petrol and diesel costs have contributed to a 17% increase in the overall cost of motoring in the UK.
Motorists face further rises in petrol prices after the Budget despite recent increases in the cost of fuel but a "cash for bangers" car-scrappage scheme was introduced to try to kick-start the motor industry.
Christmas is a time of parties and social engagements. It’s also a time which could have serious implications for drivers.
The AA have revealed that UK motorists are suffering a fuel price postcode lottery, with some paying up to £4.50 more than needed each time they fill up their tank.
Speed Bumps are Eco Friendly
Speed bumps, or sleeping policemen as they’re often known, have been the bane of many motorists’ lives, but thanks to advances in energy technology they can now help the environment.