Drivers across the UK could be risking fines, points on their licence or higher premiums by falling for car insurance myths, according to new research.
Less than half (48%) of UK motorists know the rules for using smart motorways, a new survey suggests.
So-called ‘zombie’ cars – discontinued makes and models – are still a common sight on the UK’s roads, according to a recent study.
The risk of a fatal accident is five times greater after darkness has fallen, according to new research.
The number of UK drivers buying used sports cars and four-wheel-drive has skyrocketed over 2020, new vehicle buying research suggests.
The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency has introduced a new online service which drastically cuts the time required to obtain a replacement logbook.
A leading independent UK road safety charity is calling for speeding to become as socially unacceptable as driving under the influence after discovering that many people see excessive speed as acceptable.
The theory test is being updated on September 28. The Driver and Vehicle Standards Authority (DVSA) had originally planned to introduce the updates back in April, but the changes were pushed back due to the coronavirus pandemic.
New research has discovered the most electric car-friendly motorways in the UK.
Average speeds rose and delays plummeted on England’s roads when the coronavirus lockdown was introduced, according to new figures.
One-in-five UK drivers and riders are feeling more anxious about being on the road since the start of lockdown, a new survey has found.
It’s hard not to notice the increasing complexity of modern cars. Brimmed with technology, a new car’s list of features is often a dizzying array of acronyms coupled with screens, wireless phone charging and many other advances.
Stephen Fry has been named the top dream car passenger in a recent survey.
Plenty of people are in a position where they need to spend a lot of time behind the wheel. But long motorway jaunts require a special type of car with a special set of requirements.
Learner drivers will be unable to book a driving test until Wednesday due to “urgent maintenance” on the booking website after it crashed amid “unprecedented demand”.
What is it? In a similar vein to the Porsche 911 and VW Beetle, this is Mazda’s icon – the MX-5 – and it shows what this manufacturer is all about, which is producing fun cars that aren’t overly complicated and that are affordable, too.The MX-5 is now the world’s best-selling roadster and has been around for more than three decades, and in that time it might have got bigger, it might have got techier and also safer, but it’s also remained a true two-seat roadster.
Learner drivers were left unable to book a driving test on Friday after the website crashed under “unprecedented demand”.
More than a third of drivers avoid driving on motorways, a new survey has revealed.
The UK government has announced a new consultation into Automated Lane Keeping System (ALKS) technology which is capable of taking control of a vehicle at low speeds without any input from the driver.
Heavy rain is currently sweeping the UK, washing across roads which haven’t seen much water in several weeks. Many motorists won’t have seen rain for quite some time either, so it can be good to brush up on how best to deal with a torrential downpour when driving.
With less traffic on our roads, you would expect it would be a bit of respite to the tragic situation of 630 cats being hit by cars every single day in the UK.
North-east police have warned drivers not to wear flip flops while driving as warm weather rolls in.
North-east motorists have been warned to get their MOT tests sorted out as they become mandatory again next month.
A drug-driver was caught by police once every second day over the festive period on north-east roads, the Evening Express can reveal today.
A virtual visor for drivers which uses artificial intelligence and a face-tracking camera to automatically shield a driver’s eyes from the sun has been unveiled by Bosch.
More than twenty drivers were stopped in the north-east during a police operation.
An Aberdeen councillor has slammed proposals that could lead to restrictions on young drivers fearing it could hit the north-east hardest.
A man has been charged after an alleged hit and run in Aberdeen.
A man has been banned from the road after taking his former partner’s car without permission to drive his kids to school.
More than 160 drivers were spoken to as part of a police operation in Aberdeen.