21 September 2018 As families prepared to set off on school holiday road trips, RACQ has released shocking new statistics which revealed more than one third of Queensland motorists had admitted to driving while fatigued.
19 September 2018 The State’s peak motoring body has revealed the nation’s safest and deadliest used cars on the market and warned drivers about the risks of choosing a cheap deal, over safety features.
17 September 2019 Queensland motorists have been warned to better protect their cars when at home, as new RACQ insurance data revealed thefts were most likely to occur in driveways, garages or nearby streets.
14 September 2018 A staggering 74 percent of high school students have admitted to being scared for their lives as car passengers, which has prompted the State’s peak motoring body to issue a wake-up call to teens and their parents in the lead up to school holidays.
10 September 2018 The State’s peak motoring body has called for drastic action to drive down Australia’s shocking road toll after a national inquiry revealed our road safety performance had hit the brakes, costing not only lives, but more than $30 billion to the economy.
RACQ Bank has reassured members it had no plans to increase its market-leading, low rate variable interest rate in the short-term, following out-of-cycle home loan rate hikes by three of Australia’s big four banks.
16 August 2018 The State’s peak motoring body has forewarned drivers they should expect partial road closures to some of Brisbane’s major CBD thoroughfares in the future, in an effort to improve pedestrian safety.
29 August 2018 Townsville teenagers would benefit from real-life, graphic lessons in road safety at a critical time in their lives, with RACQ’s award-winning Docudrama program set to be rolled out to north Queensland high schools from today.
23 August 2018 Queenslanders have been urged to stop being complacent and to get bushfire prepared as new RACQ research revealed more than half of the State’s homeowners were not prepared for what was forecast to be one of the worst bushfire seasons in years.
23 August 2018 Motorists have been challenged to take an honest assessment of their driving behaviours at the launch of Queensland Road Safety Week, as new research revealed nearly three quarters of drivers had admitted to speeding.
22 August 2018 Commute speeds along the south east’s major road corridors had slowed by up to 30 percent in July, compared with the same period last year, new data from the State’s peak motoring body revealed.
10 August 2018 The State’s peak motoring body has called for urgent attention for the D’Aguilar Highway after it was revealed it had a shocking crash history, that had resulted in 14 deaths and hundreds of injuries between 2012 and 2016.
Queensland drivers are dying in road crashes at a rate that’s seen little decline, prompting the State’s peak motoring body to call for greater Federal Government funding for low cost but effective safety upgrades on deadly roads.
16 July 2018 The State’s peak motoring body has urged drivers to slow down on the first day of the new school term, after research revealed thousands of motorists were caught speeding through school zones in just one year.
13 July 2019 One of the world’s bestselling cars will be celebrated this Sunday (15 July) at Eagle Farm Racecourse, as hundreds of iconic Australian and international vehicles go on show for RACQ MotorFest.