Articles by: Richard Borges

Fuel
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Average UK petrol price drops below 120p/litre

Autumn petrol consumption rebounds to four-year high, but, overall, 2018’s inflated petrol costs lost retailers four day’s trade
Road Safety
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Police forces continue campaign to tackle speeding

Police forces across the UK continue their efforts to tackle speeding drivers as part of a national speed enforcement campaign
Road Safety
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Driver2020 launched with appeal for learner drivers to participate

Learner drivers are being sought to participate in a new research project to help newly-qualified drivers improve their skills and safety when they begin driving post-test
Road Safety
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‘Survive the Drive’ road safety initiative being piloted at military bases

Armed forces personnel are much more likely to die in a car crash than civilians
Cars
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UK firm launches fuel cell charge point for electric cars – but will hydrogen power our electric dreams?

British firm AFC Energy has launched the first ever hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle charger, a system it describes as a “breakthrough” in clean mobility
Spotlight
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Midrive

Modernising learning to drive for pupils and instructors
The Standards Check
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A guide to the Standards Check

We've teamed up with SmartDriving to bring you a new series of helpful videos to prepare you for your Standards Check
Cars
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Uber built a miniature fake city in Pittsburgh to test self-driving cars

The "city" is equipped with everything from oblivious pedestrians to erratic drivers
Fuel
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Drivers planning to shed pounds off fuel bills in 2019

More than half of AA members would make a New Year’s resolution about driving and a quarter of those will try to drive more economically