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Poorest families spend one pound in five on motoring 02 Mar 2017

New figures reveal that the poorest car-owning households in the UK remain deep in transport poverty. Official data analysed by the RAC Foundation suggests that around 960,000 of the very poorest car
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RACF briefs MPs on young driver insurance 01 Mar 2017

The RAC Foundation has appeared before the House of Commons Petitions Committee as part of its inquiry into the cost of car insurance for young people. The inquiry was triggered after more than
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Weekly fuel fact sheet 20 Mar 2017

Each week the RAC Foundation publishes its latest fuel fact sheet which sets out the latest pump prices, rates of fuel taxation and cost of crude oil. More detailed and interactive fuel charts are
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Council parking revenue in England 2015/16 09 Dec 2016

The surplus produced from council parking operations in England has reached a record high of more than three quarters of a billion pounds. In the 2015/16 financial year the 353 local authorities in
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Driving licence needed for one in six jobs 20 Apr 2016

Almost one in six jobs requires the applicant to be able to drive. The RAC Foundation has studied a snapshot of the government’s employment database and found that of the
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Effectiveness of average speed cameras 30 Sep 2016

The use of average speed cameras has been found, on average, to cut the number of crashes resulting in death or serious injury by more than a third. Research for the RAC Foundation by Road Safety
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Would dirty diesel scrappage scheme do much for air quality? 11 Apr 2016

A scrappage scheme aimed at removing the dirtiest diesel cars from the roads would have to be on a huge scale to have any significant effect.
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Research is at the core of what the RAC Foundation does. Each year we commission experts in their fields to carry out studies which fit into one of four broad categories associated with motoring and road use: mobility, safety, economics and the environment. Research is also carried out in-house. 

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