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Drive like your parents are watching 15 Sep 2019

In-car cameras and black box technology that record young drivers could cut crash rates if the information is shared with parents. Evidence from America suggests the combined use of dash cams and
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Road safety for young and novice drivers - Transport Select Committee consultation response 11 Sep 2019

This submission draws on both RAC Foundation published research and the broader literature to highlight the key risk factors associated with young and novice driver safety alongside the evidence-based
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Weekly fuel fact sheet 07 Oct 2019

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.
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Drivers and conditionally-autonomous cars 15 Jul 2019

How will people interact with vehicles of the future? Automated vehicles are expected to provide the freedom for their drivers to undertake other activities while the vehicle is in control. However
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English councils parking income – budget 2019-20 29 Jun 2019

English councils are predicting that, collectively, they will make a £913 million surplus – or profit - from their parking activities in the current financial year, 2019-20. This is 4% more than
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Private parking penalties surge by a fifth 16 May 2019

The number of penalty tickets issued to drivers parking on private land has leapt by more than a million in just 12 months to a new high, the latest official figures suggest. RAC Foundation analysi
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Transport poverty 2017-18 24 Apr 2019

The very poorest car-owning households have seen their expenditure on motoring drop by 16% in a year. RAC Foundation analysis of data requested from the ONS suggests that just under a million car-o
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Access to supermarket fuel 15 Apr 2019

Almost four fifths (78%) of households with a car or van now have a big four supermarket filling station on their doorstep. Analysis by the RAC Foundation shows that of the 19.6 million homes in th
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Clean air policies spreading from London 08 Apr 2019

From today older and more polluting vehicles entering central London will be liable to pay a charge. The new Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) – which will be in operation 24/7 - will have the same
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Huge regional variations in speeding offence detection 01 Apr 2019

The number of drivers being detected for speeding is more than 160 times higher in some parts of England and Wales than others. In 2017-18 – the latest period for which data is available - 1,191
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Ten million drivers have now done retraining courses 12 Feb 2019

The number of road users who have completed a driver retraining course since their introduction in 2010 has topped ten million. Nine million of these have attended a speed aware course, 1.19 millio
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Oil price over time

Oil price over time
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Pump prices over time

Pump prices over time
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Plug-in car grant claims

Plug-in car grant claims
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Wholesale fuel prices v pump prices

Wholesale fuel prices v pump prices
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Fuel duty and VED revenue

Fuel duty and VED revenue
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Weekly fuel fact sheet

Weekly fuel fact sheet