Finance 2 Jul
RAC launches new leasing service to help drivers switch to EVs
The RAC has launched a new consumer leasing service to help drivers switch to electric vehicles (EV).
People News 29 Jun
Lee Coomber joins Assurant as RAC client director to target independents
Assurant as appointed Lee Coomber to the new role of RAC client director, with responsibility for independent dealers.
Supplier News 12 Mar
Assurant extends car warranty partnership with RAC to 2029
Assurant has extended its used car warranty partnership with the RAC to provide protection cover for RAC Dealer Network customers until 2029.
Supplier News 20 Jan
Regional manager conference being held for RAC Dealer Network
A two-day online conference for regional managers that work with the RAC Dealer Network is being held from January 28, 2021.
People News 5 Nov
Kellie Grocott appointed as director of sales for RAC Dealer Network
Kellie Grocott has been appointed as director of sales for RAC Dealer Network at Assurant following the promotion of Sean Kent into the role of UK client director for automotive.
Used Cars 17 Dec
Used buyers want “peace of mind” during difficult economic environment, says RAC
With economic uncertainty expected to continue into 2020, dealers are being advised to adapt to changing used car buyer attitudes in order to stay ahead.
Latest News 30 Oct
Used van dealers offering longer standard warranties, says RAC Dealer Network
Used van dealers offering longer warranties, but RAC's Sean Kent expects cars to follow.
Used Cars 25 Apr
RAC Dealer Network brand boosts used car sales, research shows
The RAC brand played a part in almost three-quarters of used car purchases from retailers who are part of the Network, according to new research.
Supplier News 8 Apr
RAC wins five-year roadside assistance supply deal with PSA Group
The RAC has been awarded a new five-year contract to provide roadside assistance services to Groupe PSA.
Supplier News 13 Feb
RAC and Autofirst to create UK’s ‘biggest independent garage network'
RAC and Euro Car Parts have joined forces to create the “biggest” independent garage network in the UK
Aftersales 13 Aug
RAC extends Assurant agreement by three years
RAC and Assurant have announced a three year agreement extension as they target franchised dealer sector.
Car Dealer News 7 Dec
RAC Dealer Network to target franchise dealers
Franchise dealers are to be "targeted" by the RAC Dealer Network in 2018 as a new potential market for RAC branded warranties.
Market Insight 2 Nov
Motorists think government demonisation of diesels is unfair, says report
Drivers think recent demonisation of diesels is unfair, however they are allowing it to influence their choice of car, according to new research by the RAC.
Market Insight 30 Oct
Motorists support tougher anti-pollution measures - but say government is unfairly targeting diesels
The majority of motorists support tougher measures to reduce pollution from vehicles in areas of poor air quality.
Technology 10 Oct
RAC rolls out new sales and marketing platform called 'The Engine'
A new online platform providing comprehensive strategic sales and marketing support has been rolled out to more than 1,200 members of RAC’s Dealer Network.
Aftersales 20 Sep
RAC apprenticeships set to increase
The RAC is looking to offer more young people a two-year apprenticeship following the success of its scheme in the Greater London area.
Acquisitions and deals 2 Aug
RAC Dealer Network enters deal with car buying service Tootle
RAC has announced a new deal that will give the 1,200 members of the RAC Dealer Network use of Tootle, at preferential rates.
Supplier News 18 Apr
Summer dealer events announced by RAC Dealer Network
RAC Dealer Network has announced plans for a new series of summer events designed to help create an increased sense of community among its 1,100 dealers.
Digital Marketing 8 Mar
RAC Dealer Network to place emphasis on 'cars not dealers'
A change in online strategy for the 1,100 strong RAC Dealer Network is designed to place an emphasis on “cars not dealers”.
Supplier News 17 Feb
RAC Approved Network targets 100 more dealers
RAC Approved Network has targeted the addition of a further 100 dealers by the end of 2017, bringing the total to 370.