• Drunk in Charge of a Scooter?
    by Admin on 08/02/2019 at 18:04

    An 18-year-old man was charged with drunk driving recently, but he wasn´t driving a car, he was simply riding along on an electric scooter, so how could he be fined? The simple answer to the question is this. There are only two basic types of road users, pedestrians, and vehicle users. A pedestrian is quite […]

  • When is it Not 90?
    by Admin on 08/02/2019 at 17:39

    There has been a little confusion over some of the speed limit reductions implemented recently, and so we thought we would explain what is causing the doubt and therefore clear up the mystery. The maximum permitted speed limit on secondary roads is now 90 kilometres per hour. If signs were in place that permitted a […]

  • N332 RoadWatch – Issue 16
    by Admin on 05/02/2019 at 19:12

    Welcome to the latest edition of N332 RoadWatch. You can read this edition here for free, at the end of the introduction, or if you would like to purchase and download  a PDF version, you can click the button here… Buy PDF We took a short break from publishing RoadWatch, which, as regular readers know, […]

  • What Documents are Needed for the ITV
    by Admin on 31/01/2019 at 08:47

    In order for an inspection centre to carry out the mandatory Technical Inspection of Vehicles (ITV), the equivalent to the MOT, you must present certain documents at the ITV test centre. These documents are in order to confirm the ownership of the vehicle, it´s registration, and the details on any previous inspections carried out. Over […]

  • New Speed Limits Now in Force in Spain
    by Admin on 28/01/2019 at 21:30

    As of Tuesday 29 January, 2019, new maximum permitted speed limits come into force on certain roads in Spain. This is the first of a wave of reforms intended on reducing the number of injury and fatal incidents on the roads, and is effective on some 7,000 kilometres of the secondary road network. This reform […]

  • Torrevieja in Electric Vehicle Drive
    by Admin on 27/01/2019 at 10:53

    Torrevieja is continuing its plans to become a more eco-friendly town, thanks partly due to a green mayor at the helm, this time with the announcement of the acquisition of a fleet of electric vehicles. The Los Verdes Mayor of Torrevieja, José Manuel Dolón, explained this week how the town council has signed an agreement […]