RAC Roadside Assistance

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RAC roadside assistance and breakdown cover has more than 7 million members. Started in 1897, it introduced road side emergency patrols and road side phone boxes in the early 1900’s. Whilst there’s a myriad of different RAC roadside assistance and breakdown cover levels you can choose from, they offer a discount for signing up online and can cover either you or your vehicle (VBM – Vehicle based membership).

The RAC breakdown cover also offers a priority breakdown assistance if you are a single woman or have children in the car. Wherever you are in the UK and Europe, RAC roadside assistance cover may be for you.

Key Features :

RAC have been rated the No.1 UK brand for services*

More patrols per member than any other breakdown service**

RAC assists to almost 2.6 million breakdowns a year***

Every 7 seconds someone, somewhere calls RAC Breakdown

Our patrols fix 4 out of 5 cars at the roadside

80% of breakdowns fixed at the roadside, on average within 37 minutes

Why not look at RAC breakdown insurance options below and get piece of mind for you and whichever car you’re in.

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* As rated in the UK Customer Satisfaction Index, July 2009 by Institute of Customer Service
** Source: Mintel UK Recovery Services December 2010. Based on service providers using their own dedicated patrol force
*** Source: Based on 4.46 million calls received in 2010. RAC Measurement and Insight – Jan 2011