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MOToring Along 16 Nov 2017

Research for the RAC Foundation has added weight to the argument that scrapping the oldest cars owned by people living in towns and cities would have a negligible effect on air quality. Unique
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Welsh council parking ‘profits’ nudge higher 10 Nov 2017

Local authorities in Wales made a combined surplus – or ‘profit’ - of £14 million on their parking activities in the last financial year. The figure for 2016-17 was 1.4%
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Lane rental consultation response 26 Oct 2017

The RAC Foundation believes there is a future for lane rental schemes after the trials in London and Kent.
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Drivers receiving 12 million penalties annually 25 Oct 2017

Up to twelve million driving licence holders receive a penalty notice each year – the equivalent of one every 2.5 seconds. This means as many as a third (30%) of Britain’s 40 million
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Tackling high-risk regional roads 12 Oct 2017

Fifty of the UK’s highest-risk local authority A-roads are on track to becoming safer, thanks to the work of the Road Safety Foundation, supported by the RAC Foundation and the Department for
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Ultra-low emission vehicle infrastructure 28 Sep 2017

Potential purchasers of electric cars tempted by the benefits of quickly-improving battery capacity might still hesitate if the public charge point network doesn’t keep pace with changing
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Wolfson winning entry - could per-mile charge be new motoring taxation? 14 Jul 2017

An entry contributed to by the RAC Foundation has won the 2017 Wolfson Economics Prize. Gergely Raccuja receives £250,000 for his idea that a per-mile charge collected by insurers should
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Weekly fuel fact sheet 20 Nov 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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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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Safety

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Economy

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