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South Australia set to fail on road toll target
12 Nov 18
South Australia is falling short of its target to reduce the rate of people killed on our roads, according to a new national report released today. The Australian Automobile Association’s latest road safety benchmarking report shows ..
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8 out of 10 SA motorists fail to adjust their car for best driving position
12 Nov 18
An alarming number of South Australian motorists are not adjusting their cars properly to get their best driving position, according to new findings from RAA. Of almost 1,000 South Australian motorists assessed by RAA’s CarFit progra..
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South Australia’s regional petrol pain revealed
8 Nov 18
Petrol   prices have surged up to 27.7c/litre in regional centres in the past seven months, according to RAA figures. This jump in petrol prices since March has added more than $20 a week to fill the tank of a typical family seda..
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RAA boosts community safety in regional South Australia
29 Oct 18
RAA is providing tens of thousands of dollars to fund safer communities across regional areas, with the launch of its annual Regional Safety Grants program this week. RAA Regional Safety Grants are dedicated to improving safety in regional..
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Reducing road toll must remain focus following MAC loss
22 Oct 18
RAA says there must be no let-up in the battle to curb the state’s road toll, following today’s State Government announcement to close Motor Accident Commission next year. The announcement comes as the state’s road toll t..
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Don’t be financially squeezed by a used car lemon, RAA warns
19 Oct 18
More than one-in-ten used cars checked by RAA’s Vehicle Inspection team last financial year were found to have been either stolen, previously written-off, or still had money owing on them. This has prompted a “buyer beware&rsqu..
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National report highlights importance of planning ahead to avoid congestion
15 Oct 18
A new national report on traffic congestion by Australian Automotive Association (AAA) has named Adelaide as Australia’s third most congested capital city, behind Melbourne and Sydney. The report released today, which uses trip data ..
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RAA celebrates loyal members and continues push for south east road safety
15 Oct 18
RAA will celebrate 170 of its members, who have been with RAA for 50 years or more, this week while continuing to push for more road safety investment for the Limestone Coast. RAA’s Chairman and President, Elizabeth Perry is hosting ..
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RAA free advice helps Barossa Valley drivers stay ‘car fit’
8 Oct 18
RAA is bringing its free CarFit program, which helps mature South Australians keep mobile, to Tanunda next week (Wednesday October 17). CarFit is a free educational program, delivered in partnership with UniSA, which provides advice and in..
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Drivers warned following jump in animal collisions with cars
28 Sep 18
A SURGE in collisions between cars and animals has prompted a warning from RAA for motorists to remain vigilant as thousands of holidaymakers take to regional roads this long weekend. Latest RAA Insurance data shows animal accident claims ..
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