Shock at first zero ANCAP safety rating

RACQ has expressed concerned and disappointment one of the world’s most popular car makers had scored the first zero ANCAP safety rating due to a lack of safety features in one of its popular commercial van models.

Bruce Highway cut, roads flooded in FNQ

More than 48 roads remained cut, including the Bruce Highway, prompting an urgent warning for drivers to stay off the roads by the State’s peak motoring body.

Police target drug drivers

RACQ has warned motorists drug driving would not be tolerated as Queensland Police Service launched a major operation targeting those who risked lives being intoxicated behind the wheel.

Stadium revamp to close major roads

RACQ has warned motorists to be prepared for road changes as roof repairs at the Gabba stadium would close inner city streets and cause major disruptions to traffic this weekend.

Don't risk financial future on dodgy advice

Queenslanders have been warned to exercise caution when following financial advice from uncertain sources as new RACQ Bank data revealed people were significantly more likely to approach family and friends for information on finances than financial advisers or banks.

Fill up the tank as prices soar in Toowoomba RACQ

RACQ has warned motorists in Toowoomba to shop around and only fill up the tank where they found cheap fuel, as half the town’s service stations hiked prices to 159.9 cents per litre (cpl) for unleaded petrol (ULP).

Horror start to public holiday road toll

RACQ has pleaded with drivers to slow down and take care after four people were killed and several others seriously injured during a horror weekend on Queensland roads.

RACQ welcomes official end of airbag recall

The State’s peak motoring body has praised motorists for their response to the national Takata airbag recall, which the Federal Government had described as reaching a ‘successful conclusion’.

RACQ warns drivers over sobering road toll

The State's peak motoring body has echoed calls by Queensland Police for drivers to slow down and obey the road rules to prevent more road tragedies after 33 people were killed on the State’s roads so far this year.

RACQ members help Mater save lives

With just weeks until runners and walkers hit the pavement for the RACQ International Women’s Day Fun Run, the Club has thanked its members for their ongoing support in helping Mater Foundation to progress vital research and support women with breast cancer.

Hundreds of Qlders make costly fuel mistake

Queenslanders have been warned to pay attention at the bowser after it was revealed RACQ Roadside Assistance patrols rescued more than 600 drivers who had put the wrong fuel in their vehicles last year.

RACQ sees red over risky drivers

The State’s peak motoring body said it was disappointed in the more than 24,000 drivers caught running red lights across Queensland last year who risked the lives of all road users by failing to stop.

Find someone who treats you right this Valentine’s Day

Queenslanders have been urged to ‘find someone who treats them right’ this Valentine’s Day as new RACQ Bank data revealed bank account and mortgage holders were staying loyal to financial institutions for decades because of the perceived difficulty of switching.