Research by telling youngsters driving test included texting

We all know how dangerous it can be to use your mobile phone while behind the wheel, but a new video aims to make it even clearer. The footage recorded the moment young drivers were told the Government had changed the rules and they needed to prove they could text and drive to pass their [...]

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Avoid M25 This Bank Holiday

The M25 is the road to avoid this weekend if you don’t enjoy sitting in traffic, according to research by Green Flag. As part of research that roots out the most and least scenic main roads in the UK, the company identified where it believes most traffic jams are likely to happen, based on real-world [...]

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Driving with the Fuel Light On

A new study has revealed that one in six drivers broke down in their cars last year due to running out of petrol – A number which has trebled since the last review in 2011. The cause for this rise in cars running on empty is due to drivers adopting a dangerous “devil-may-care” attitude to [...]

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Autonomous Cars Learning Unpredictable Driving Habits

Engineers at the University of California, Berkeley, are preparing autonomous cars to predict what humans might do next. A team has developed an algorithm that can guess with up to 92% accuracy whether a human driver will make a lane change. Enthusiasts believe that self-driving vehicles could lead to fewer crashes and less traffic. But [...]

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