Winter is coming: How to protect your car in SA

2016-05-10 14:07

Heavy rain, snow, frigid temperatures... Winter is on its way in South Africa. We list a number of simple checks to ensure your car performs optimally during the cold months ahead.

8 things you should know when dealing with roadblocks in SA

2016-04-19 12:26

Can an officer search your car at a roadblock? Do you have the right to film the police? We answer these and more questions regarding roadblocks in SA. Do you know your rights?

Petrol price could shoot up by 70c/l - economist

2016-03-23 10:02

Motorists should prepare for a petrol price increase of between 70c/l and 80c/l in April, says an economist at the Institute of Race Relations.

Expect a 70c a litre drop in petrol price – AA

2016-02-26 14:29

Lower global petrol prices and a stronger rand will be a boost for motorists in March, who will likely see a 70c a litre drop in the petrol price, the AA says.

Rand rally to bring welcome petrol price relief

2016-02-17 13:37

Currency strength has paved the way for a "welcome drop" in petrol prices in March, according to the Automobile Association.

SA fuel price rescued by oil weakness - AA

2015-12-31 08:45

Ongoing weakness in international petroleum prices has protected South Africans from rising exchange rates, reports the Automobile Association.

Weak oil may save SA motorists pain at the pumps

2015-12-15 20:08

Despite the rand rout in the wake of President Jacob Zuma's finance minister blunder, SA motorists could be spared major pain at the pumps at the end of the month.

Petrol breather on cards as rand battles oil

2015-11-26 20:09

Petrol is set for a drop of about six cents a litre for unleaded 95, and two cents a litre for 93, according to the Automobile Association.

Weak rand spoils petrol party for motorists

2015-11-17 13:33

The weak rand is gobbling up the benefits of cheaper oil prices and motorists will probably have to pay more for petrol in December, says the Automobile Association.

Petrol price movement mixed

2015-10-02 18:42

The price of 93 grade petrol will come down, while that of 95 grade will go up from next Wednesday.

 

10 tips for dealing with glare on SA's roads

2016-04-27 10:57

While sunrises and sunsets may be spectacular, driving with the glare in your eyes can be dangerous. Here's 10 tips for dealing with glare on SA's road.

Consumers must brace for petrol pain, says AA

2016-03-30 15:25

An increase in the fuel levy and international petroleum price hikes mean motorists should expect a stiff fuel price increase in April, says the Automobile Association.

INFOGRAPHIC: Where your petrol money goes

2016-03-15 13:08

For many, the fuel price is merely a number on a pump that they need to pay when filling their tank, but this infographic reveals where all that hard-earned money really goes.

Govt to raise e-toll prices: Here's how much you will pay

2016-02-17 21:18

Gauteng motorists will have to cough-up much more as e-tolls are set to increase by almost 5% from March 2016. Find how much more you'll have to pay.

AA slams Sanral’s e-toll fees SMS

2016-02-11 07:43

The AA says it is disappointed that Sanral has decided to go the legal route before resolving their e-toll billing problems.

AA: SA petrol price hit by Nenegate rand meltdown

2015-12-30 12:44

Petrol prices would have dropped by up to 27c a litre in January 2016 had it not been for the steep fall in rand value after Zuma's firing of Nene, says the AA.

#SARoadTrip: Safe towing during the holidays

2015-12-14 11:32

Many of South Africans heading off on holidays will transporting a caravan, trailer or boat on our roads. Check out these top towing tips.

AA calls on govt to curb drunk driving in SA

2015-11-20 15:30

'A nationwide strategy for enforcement is needed,' says the Automobile Association as it calls on government to curb drunk driving in South Africa.

Petrol price could drop by 22c a litre

2015-10-29 11:53

Motorists can expect relief of up to 22 cents a litre at petrol pumps next month, thanks to a drop in global oil prices in October, says the AA.

More relief for motorists

2015-08-28 14:15

The petrol price will go down by 69 cents a litre next week, after last month's 51c decrease, bringing much-needed relief to South African motorists.

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