Monthly Archives: April 2016

New car review: 2015 Volkswagen Passat

Last year was a tough one for Volkswagen. In fact, the company simply won’t be the same again following the diesel emissions scandal.

Before that, there were DSG gearbox problems and other engine issues. Now, there is little doubt Volkswagen has more motivation than ever to keep its name out the negative press.

BMW i3 test drive to Busselton with Lauren

One of our staff members, Lauren, was lucky enough to be able to take the BMW i3 electric vehicle away for a weekend in Busselton. Lauren took her daughter Jennifer to test out what it’s like to drive an electric vehicle.

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Stirling Men’s Shed does ‘eggcellent’ work

Our Community Education team talks to thousands of students every year about road safety. They use visual, factual and interactive learning activities to help teach students to become responsible road users.

What you need to know about self-explaining roads

As part of our State Budget Submission this year, RAC has called on the Government to trial self-explaining 30km per hour zones in appropriate areas. This isn’t a reduction of speed limits on all roads and it also isn’t new. We asked for the same thing in our Budget Submission last year. But, it’s definitely got people talking!

#ItsMyElephant kicks off

The Elephant in the Wheatbelt has generated much discussion in the past year; now we’re hoping it can help generate ideas and solutions.

Today RAC launched the next stage of its five year campaign – #ItsMyElephant – encouraging the community to change the Wheatbelt’s unacceptable road safety record.