Motorists Believe Road Repairs Require urgent Attention – AA

Motorists rank road repairs as one of the key transport issues in 2018 as many roads have been left severely damaged following the harsh weather seen this winter, according to recent research from AA Car Insurance. In response to an AA Car Insurance survey of over 4,000 motorists, 83.34% of respondents identified repairing damaged roads as a […]

AA Rescue Warns Motorists to Check Batteries as Temperatures Dip

Motorists are being advised to check their car batteries and carry out a general car check as weather conditions take a turn for the worst this winter. AA Rescue, a leading breakdown assistance provider, experienced one of its busiest days of 2017 on Monday, 13 November, after a dip in temperatures resulted in a spike in breakdowns […]

AA Ireland And ProVision Vehicle Cameras Announce Partnership

ProVision Vehicle Cameras, a market leading Vehicle Camera Solutions provider and the creator of CameraMatics, has entered into a partnership with Irelands’ motoring organisation. AA Ireland is the country’s provider of roadside assistance, travel and traffic information, and of Motor, Home & Travel Insurance. The two organisations have announced a partnership that will see them […]

AA Rescue Sees Increase in Electric Car Callouts

Demise of the spare wheel key issue for electric car owners Many conventional vehicles no longer coming with a spare wheel as standard In a sign of what the future may hold for Irish motoring AA Rescue has seen an increase in the number of breakdowns reported that relate to an electric vehicle, with almost […]

Connected Cars The Latest Concern For Data Protection

Modern cars, like cell-phones before them, now collect and carry a lot of data that is personal to the driver. An AA poll shows that motorists want to be clear on who owns that data, and that it should belong to the user. AA Rescue has surveyed over 4,000 Irish motorists and found that 53.12% […]

Majority Of Motorists Support Increased Electric Car Investment

Over 70% of motorists at least partially support increased government investment in electronic vehicle charging points across the country. 41% strongly agree that investment in charging points across Ireland should be a key government priority; 33.33% somewhat agree. The majority of motorists support increased investment in electric car technology according to recent research from AA […]

AA Now Offering Breakdown Assistance on Electric & Hybrid Vehicles

AA Ireland partners with Kia Ireland to provide AA Rescue cover to anyone purchasing a Kia Niro. Breakdown cover provider highlights that hybrid and electric vehicles develop similar breakdown issues to conventional vehicles. AA Ireland has today announced a partnership with Kia Ireland to provide breakdown assistance to those who purchase the new Kia Niro […]

Winter is coming: AA Rescue gears up & warns drivers to prepare their vehicles

“Your battery could let you down but your tyres might get you killed.” AA Rescue is planning for a surge in car breakdowns in the coming weeks as winter arrives. This means an increase in hazardous weather conditions, a lot less daylight, and unfortunately for motorists a higher risk of having their car break down. […]

Four new car breakdowns a day for AA Rescue

The AA is reminding motorists that new cars are still vulnerable to breakdowns after attending to over 4 a day in January alone. An analysis of AA Rescue assignments for the month of January reveals how they were called out to fix 128 brand new 161-registered vehicles. Last month also saw them attend to 741 breakdowns of cars […]