One in nine cars 'unroadworthy', reckons Tesco

Mark Nichol

Food giant and fledgling car mega-dealer Tesco reckons that one in nine cars are not roadworthy due to missing one or more brake lights.

Based on a study, it reckons that 11% of UK vehicles - that's around 3.7 million - could be ripe for a £60 fine and three penalty points.