There are a number of factors magistrates use when deciding whether to be tough or lenient on motor offenders, as legal expert Jeanette Miller explains.
Motorway tailgating is a major worry for most motorists but many admit to doing it themselves, according to a survey.
Experts think it's just a matter of time before self-driving vehicles appear on our roads. Would you be happy if a computer was in charge of your car?
New figures show that claims for compensation for damage to vehicles caused by potholes have risen by a factor of 10 in parts of the UK.
Harsher sentences are to be handed down to disqualified drivers who kill while behind the wheel. But is this law change necessary?
One of the UK's biggest car insurers is offering customers a 10% discount if they have a dashcam fitted. Will more insurers follow? We find out.
Cutting speed limits to 20mph in UK towns and cities is becoming increasingly popular. But campaigners warn that slowing traffic down might not be the road-safety solution that politicians say it is.
The government wants to give councils new powers to reduce the number of road signs and markings across the UK.
From heart-shaped holes to man-sized pits, here are some rather irritating potholes from around the country - in pictures.
New drug drive limits mean police will no longer have to prove a suspect is unfit to drive, making convictions easier, writes motor lawyer Jeanette Miller.
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