One in six of all deaths on Britain's roads are alcohol-related. This means that, in this country, approximately 11 people are killed each week by drunk drivers.
UK Motorists are being urged to stay vigilant to car crime, especially due to the economic climate, which could lead to an increase in vehicle crime.
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.
Research has suggested that listening to loud music while driving can seriously hamper reaction times and cause accidents.
UK laws state that if motorists use or keep a vehicle on a public road, they must display a valid tax disc - As the registered owner of a car, it’s their responsibility to tax it.
Rocketing petrol and diesel costs have contributed to a 17% increase in the overall cost of motoring in the UK.
Women motorists are twice as likely as men to resort to asking another driver to park their car for them.
Recent studies into women’s driving behaviour revealed that women are 23% more likely to hit a car which is perfectly still, be it parked or in a line of traffic.
Drivers who tailgate other motorists while at the wheel are one of the most dangerous threats on UK roads.
Recent surveys reveal that 60% of women regard tailgating as dangerous, whereas only 47% of men believe this to be the case.
Motorists have faced a significant increase in the cost of parking fines under new laws giving councils the power to issue tickets of up to £120.
A record of 3.58million drivers were hit with parking fines that funnelled £214million into council coffers in a single year.
It really is extremely difficult these days to undertake a journey and arrive at your destination without having some form of confrontation with, or at least having your blood pressure raised, by another driver.