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The easiest places to pass your driving test

29 Jul, 2016

New figures reveal best and worst places to take your practical driving test in the UK according to pass rates

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Do not stop for unmarked police cars warn Essex Police

28 Jul, 2016

Essex Police tell motorists not to stop if an unmarked car tries to pull them over after two vans were stolen

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Record-breaking UK car industry facing Brexit threat

28 Jul, 2016

Industry calls on Government to negotiate tariff free Brexit terms as UK car production hits 16-year high

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Top causes of holiday car breakdowns revealed

21 Jul, 2016

New research shows punctures and flat batteries cause the most trouble to motorists when it comes to car breakdowns

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Vauxhall Zafira fires: latest on Zafira B model recalls

19 Jul, 2016

Second round of Vauxhall Zafira B model recalls to start in early August, and will cost General Motors around £40 million

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Drivers delayed 8.9 seconds per mile on motorways

15 Jul, 2016

New report reveals scale of hold ups on motorways and A roads, as Highways England misses a number of targets

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VW emissions scandal: Not compensating UK owners "deeply unfair" says MPs

15 Jul, 2016

The current state of play in the Volkswagen diesel emissions scandal: compensation, recalls and falling sales

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US publication demands Tesla disable Autopilot mode

14 Jul, 2016

A US consumer publication has called for Tesla to disable its autonomous Autopilot mode after it was involved in two different accidents

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Parking rage sweeps the nation with 75% of motorists affected

14 Jul, 2016

Three quarters of motorists have been found to get angry over bad parking, according to a new study in to the parking rage phenomenon

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Taxpayers foot £14.5m bill to clear litter from English roads

13 Jul, 2016

Exclusive figures show 364,000 bags of rubbish collected in three years on England's motorways and A-roads

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Plug-in hybrid boom blamed for £6 EV charging fee on motorways

12 Jul, 2016

Sole provider of UK motorway EV charging stations, Ecotricity, plans to start charging a £6 flat-fee and blames PHEV cars for it

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German carmakers raided in steel price-fixing probe

8 Jul, 2016

Six German carmakers and parts suppliers have been raided by antitrust officials over suspicions of colluding to fix the price of steel

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PSA Peugeot Citroen reveals real-world fuel economy for 30 cars

7 Jul, 2016

PSA becomes the first carmaker to reveal real world fuel economy figures alongside the title of least polluting carmaker in Europe

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Record first six months for UK car sales

6 Jul, 2016

However, demand for new cars is expected to stabilise for the next quarter as the fallout from Brexit continues to develop

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How to appeal a parking ticket online

6 Jul, 2016

Got a gripe with parking fines? Appealing a parking ticket is quick and simple via a new website

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New details on ’T-Charge’ plan to hit London’s most polluting cars in 2017

5 Jul, 2016

London motorists face a toxicity charge on the most polluting cars under plans by new London Mayor Sadiq Khan

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T-junctions should be scrapped to help older drivers, says new report

4 Jul, 2016

A new Government-backed report says mini roundabouts should replace T-junctions to make roads more friendly for older drivers

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Plan to allow driving on motorway hard shoulders slammed

30 Jun, 2016

Ministers have spoken out against plans to convert the hard shoulder on smart motorways to a permanent live lane

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Toyota recalls 3.37 million vehicles worldwide, 73,000 in UK

30 Jun, 2016

Faulty airbag inflators and emissions control units cause 73,000 Toyota vehicles to be recalled in the UK

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Driverless cars to cut car insurance prices by over 60%

28 Jun, 2016

A new report expects car insurance premiums to fall by two thirds as more and more cars feature autonomous tech