As one of the UK's most progressive motoring organisation, you can rest assured quality service provided for both private and business motorist. Whether its breakdown cover with roadside assistance, insurance, buying a used car, vehicle inspections and checks, legal services or the most up to date travel and traffic information available, the RAC offers a solution for every motoring need.
The RAC is a motoring organisation that was founded as far back as 1897 and now has over 8 million members. They offer breakdown cover with roadside assistance, vehicle insurance, help and advice when buying a used car, vehicle inspections and checks, legal services and up-to-the-minute traffic and travel information. Their online route planner helps you to find the quickest way from A to B and provides maps and directions for destinations in the the UK, Europe and overseas In fact, the RAC provides a solution for all of your motoring needs.They provide assistance to both private members and businesses.
RAC Breakdown Cover
The Breakdown Cover provided by the RAC has been awarded a 5-Star rating by Defaqto. They use one of the world's most advanced computer systems to action calls for roadside assistance. A retractable rapid deployment trailer is stored in the back of all its patrol vans and all RAC patrols have the latest mobile diagnostic equipment so that they can identify faults as quickly as possible, without having to tow cars to a garage . They also come equipped with tools and equipment that enables them to repair 4 out of every 5 call outs at the roadside. They will also come to your rescue if you’re involved in an accident
The RAC website has a Traffic News tool, which enables you to see live traffic updates for your selected journey or for a specific location. You are also able to print, email or share the traffic report with other people. There is also a Fuel and Mileage Calculator tool, which helps you to work out what amount to can claim back in corporate mileage, understand how much your journey will cost and gives details about your CO2 emissions. Simply key your route into the Traffic news Tool along with your e mail address to receive email alerts for delays, closures, incidents and roadworks on your chosen route
The RAC online shop offers everything that the motorist could need. They provide batteries for cars and motorcycles, breakdown kits, winter driving kits, European driving kits, car maintenance products, security products, cleaning products, sat navs, dash cams, mobile phone accessories, parking sensors and trackers, organisers and boot tidies and more. You will also find a selection of motoring gifts and gadgets and gifts for kids like for the kids like play tents, pedal cars and even an RAC patrol fancy dress costume.
How can I change my payment details?
If you would like to change your payment details please contact the Member Services team on 0330 159 0739 and they will get this updated for you.
Is RAC Breakdown cover available all year round?
Yes, all UK Rescue call centre teams are available 24 hours a day and 365 days a year.
What will happen if my car cannot be fixed on the roadside?
If you only have roadside cover and your vehicle cannot be fixed, or if repairs are unwise, you will be given a tow of up to 10 miles to either a garage or address of your choice. If you require a further tow there may be a surcharge.
My code doesn’t seem to work?
It’s possible you might have entered an expired code - please double check the expiry date. The latest codes are towards the top of the RAC page. If your code appears to be within the validity period then please contact us so we can contact the retailer and see what the problem is.
I’m unable to locate my voucher codes?
When you click on a code, it opens in a new tab or window - usually your browser will automatically switch to the new window for you. However, if it doesn’t please look in the tab next to your current one. Some deals and special offers use bespoke links and have the discount built in and automatically applied when you go through to the retailer’s site.