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Is better driver education the key to improving road safety?

Should the minimum driving age be raised, or is better driving education and training a better answer to improving road safety levels on our roads?

Five common driving offence myths that could cost you

'Getting out of' a driving offence is usually a myth, and not grounded in law, so don’t fall for any of these 5 common driving offence myths.

Overtaking – how to do it safely

How should you go about overtaking the vehicle in front of you? Most drivers overtake without really thinking about it, until it starts going wrong. And by then, it's often too late...

Driving home for Christmas?

Well, it's that time of year again. From this weekend, the roads will be flooded with families trekking across the countryside and Heathrow Airport will start to resemble a war zone. Yes, we are all heading off to be with family and friends for Christmas.

Why do we drive on the side of the road we do?

Why is it that some countries, like the UK, drive on the left side of the road and others, like America, drive on the right? This article looks into the history of this road traffic rule and explores where the modern conventions originally came from.

Road safety – Drive safe and arrive alive

To mark World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims and UK Road Safety Week, we present an infographic about road accidents worldwide.

UK car accident statistics

Most of us have had one (or more), everyone fears them. Car accidents are taken for granted these days, so used to them have we become over decades of motoring.

What’s the best car for your summer road trip?

The perfect road trip - maybe it's gliding along an open highway in America, or zipping down a mountain roads with the wind in your hair.

Five freaky road laws from around the world

If there’s one thing that’s drummed into us during our driving lives, it’s to follow the rules of the road. To the letter. But sometimes, they might not always make that much sense. Especially when driving abroad, where some regulations are pretty bizarre.

Top tips for avoiding blind spot mistakes

With everyone looking forward to visiting family and friends during the extended bank holiday weekends, we have put together a few tips for you to avoid falling foul of the dreaded driving blind spot mistake. A large number of accidents are caused by drivers simply failing to notice vehicles in their blind spots. Checking your mirrors while driving isn't enough, so keep in mind these tips from guest blogger Rae Ellis to avoid blind spot mistakes while driving.

Driving a Ferrari 458 and being chauffered by The Stig

This week, I had the opportunity to do something that many grown men would give an important part of their anatomy to do – be driven flat-out around a racetrack in a Lamborghini Aventador by the man who was, until recently, The Stig.

Most common driving test mistakes

Taking your driving test can be a stressful and terrifying experience. Here are some of the most common mistakes you should try to avoid.

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