Honda owners take bad driver top spot

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Although other drivers think BMW drivers are the worse on UK roads, Honda drivers came top in eight-out-of-20 driving offences. Honda was followed by Fiat, which took three of the top spots, according to the research carried out by Privilege car insurance. Offences analysed included pulling out in front of … Continue reading

London tops for traffic jams

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London is Europe’s most congested city with drivers spending 96 hours on average stuck in traffic. Data from traffic information service Inrix found that traffic congestion was up in 14 of the 18 UK metropolitan areas in 2014, compared to 9 in 18 in 2013. The biggest increases in congestion … Continue reading

Over 4,000 false claims, insurers say

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Over 4,000 fraudulent motor insurance applications are made each week according to figures from the insurance industry. Association of British Insurers (ABI) research found that in 2014 insurers uncovered 212,000 attempted dishonest applications for motor insurance, up 18% on 2013 and equivalent to just over 4,000 every week. The association … Continue reading