CCTV helps raise £312million in parking and traffic fines

15 Apr, 2014

Fixed and mobile CCTV cameras have brought in hundreds of millions of pounds for councils

Insurance clamdown

Uninsured drivers escaping with small fines

14 Apr, 2014

Motorists caught driving without car insurance being fined less than half the average cost for insuring a car.

Battle of the sexes

Men vs women: who are the best drivers?

13 Apr, 2014

It's men vs women behind the wheel, as we crunch the numbers to find out who are the best drivers in the battle of the sexes

Number plates

UK number plates could be scrapped under EU law

11 Apr, 2014

MEPs will vote on proposals to introduce a single-coloured plate across the EU


Six million unsafe part-worn tyres on UK roads

10 Apr, 2014

A quarter of the 23 million part-worn tyres sold since 2009 don't meet safety standards

Earthquake in Italy

Italy is the worst country to drive in, say British motorists

10 Apr, 2014

Brits rate Italian drivers and road network as the most dangerous, according to new study

Parents ignorant of child car seat rules

William and Kate in Prince George royal car-seat controversy

7 Apr, 2014

William and Kate spark car seat safety debate. But what are the UK rules?

Low emissions zone

EU to lower conventional car noise but make electric cars louder

4 Apr, 2014

New EU ruling will lower noise levels of new ICE vehicles and make all electric cars use Acoustic Vehicle Alerting System


UK's regions with worst-kept cars revealed

4 Apr, 2014

Stats show where drivers have received most fines for poor maintenance

Nissan Leaf in the garage

Hybrid car servicing on the up

3 Apr, 2014

An increasing number of independent garages are now able to service hybrid cars like the Honda Insight and Toyota Prius