With the world going Pokemon GO crazy, UK road safety charity IAM Roadsmart is urging motorists not to go on the hunt for Squirtle on Spaghetti Junction, Jigglypuff on the Hangar Lane gyratory or Magikarp on the M4.
IAM RoadSmart chief executive Sarah Sillars OBE has been named in Autocar’s Great British Women in the Car Industry 2016. The awards, which named 100 inspirational British women from the automotive industry, were celebrated at a reception at the SMMT on Friday (08/07) afternoon.
IAM RoadSmart’s 60th anniversary car party this Saturday has a vast array of unique vehicles on display, led by a prized and restored Aston Martin and a number of cars that are one of few surviving examples of their breed.
Two of the longest serving presenters of popular BBC motoring show Top Gear have been confirmed as panel guests for the IAM/IAM RoadSmart 60th anniversary car party on 9 July. And they will be joined by one of the organisation’s youngest representatives on the panel, who is just 18.
IAM RoadSmart has taken the wraps off its latest video advising of the consequences of drivers getting distracted behind the wheel of a car. The light hearted video stars former McLaren Formula 1 test driver and current Aston Martin GT racer Darren Turner.
Over the weekend, 68 11-17 year olds in Scotland got behind the wheel of a car well before reaching legal driving age, thanks to an event sponsored by twice former British Touring Car Champion John Cleland and hosted by IAM RoadSmart (formerly the Institute of Advanced Motorists).
IAM RoadSmart (formerly the Institute of Advanced Motorists) is celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2016. Over the last 60 years more than 400,000 people have taken their skills to the next level and become advanced drivers or riders with the organisation.
We launched the new IAM RoadSmart brand to the media and the public on Wednesday 27th April. In this video from the day hear the IAM RoadSmart team explain what these changes mean to our customers and members and how we can now better support the needs of all road users.
IAM RoadSmart is the new name for the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) as of today. The change will unify the charity with its subsidiaries IAM Drive & Survive, Professional Driver Services and Driver Retraining Academy.