Nearly 6 million drivers had a parking ticket in 2017, says the AA.
Over 20% of AA members given parking tickets didn’t know they’d done anything wrong at the time and now the motoring organisation has released a video on what to watch out for parking without a penalty.
This year’s most popular vans bought in dealerships have been revealed by cap hpi.
The Corsavan diesel heads the city class, the Berlingo diesel tops the small vans, Transit sweeps the board in medium category while the Sprinter is most popular large van and the 4×4 PU lifestyle is lead by the L200, and the heavy-duty 4×4 workhorse favourite is the Hilux diesel.
There are media reports that PSA and Toyota are parting ways with some models.
The two teamed up to build small cars sharing platforms and powertrains for the C1, 108 and Aygo, but now the French company wants their next generation duo to be electric while the Japanese business is developing its hybrid technology, but the are expected to continue working together on cvs.
The EU is split over the next emissions targets.
MEPs wanted a 40% cut by 2030, which the car makers want a 35% target at most and have warned the bigger cut would have serious implications for poorer sections of society unable to afford the latest models, but currently no figure is agreed.
With the Christmas party season in full swing, the RAC has found nearly four in 10 people have friends who they believe have driven while being over the drink-drive limit.
While two-thirds (65%) of the 1,865 motorists questioned believe there is more pressure in general to drink alcohol during the festive period, and 28% were unprepared to dissuade a friend, who they thought might be over the limit, out of driving.
Today will be the biggest day for work Christmas parties this year.
But a quarter of motorists told pollsters for AlcoSense that they will drive home even though they’ve had a few drinks – if they feel ‘sure’ they are under the drink drive limit.