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Doctors support car smoking ban

  •  07 Feb, 2014
Smoking in a car

Around 700 medics and health experts are calling on the government to ban smoking in cars carrying children ahead of a Commons vote on Monday.

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Drug-driving admissions have halved

  •  07 Feb, 2014
Man filling up car petrol tank

The number of motorists admitting to drug-driving is falling, according to government figures.

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New speed cameras for UK motorways

  •  03 Feb, 2014
Motorway traffic

Some critics have slammed plans to install grey 'stealth cameras' on sections of major motorways to target motorists travelling over 70mph.

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Child car smoking ban moves closer

  •  30 Jan, 2014
Smoking in a car

A ban on smoking in cars with children present has moved a step closer after peers inflicted a defeat on the government in the House of Lords.

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Monthly payments costing drivers

  •  27 Jan, 2014
Two cars and coins representing car insurance

Motorists in the UK are feeling the cost of opting to pay their car insurance on a monthly basis.

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UK car making hits six-year peak

  •  23 Jan, 2014
Car assembly workers

The number of UK-built cars hit a six-year high of over 1.5 million units in 2013, according to new figures.

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Fog pile-up drivers can avoid court

  •  20 Jan, 2014
Car collision on main road

Motorists who drove "like idiots" on a fogbound bridge, contributing to a massive pile-up, have a chance to avoid court by going back to the classroom.

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Opposition to new motorway pub

  •  21 Jan, 2014
Alcoholic drink and car keys

A new pub being opened off the M40 by JD Wetherspoon has been given the go-ahead in spite of public opposition, road safety campaigners claim.

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Friendly tips cost car buyers dear

  •  20 Jan, 2014
Car cost

Friends' well-meaning advice can prove costly when it comes to purchasing your next car, a vehicle history specialist has warned.

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Driver with 29 points spared ban

  •  24 Jan, 2014
A yellow speed camera as seen in the UK

A motorist who has 29 points on his licence has avoided a driving ban - because he works as a takeaway delivery driver.

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