Why SA strategic fuel saga is a game changer

2016-12-02 05:30

There is a complete lack of clarity surrounding the sale of 10 million barrels from the strategic stockpile and the terms on which they were sold, says Anton van Dalsen.

Car won't start in SA? 5 things you should check

2016-11-18 08:49

Stuck far from home with a car that won’t start? Is your mechanical knowledge lacking? Here are five things you should check to help you resume your road trip.

Under-fire CEF to pay staff over R41m in bonuses

2016-11-11 10:54

The Central Energy Fund, which is responsible for overseeing PetroSA and the Strategic Fuel Fund, will pay more than R41m in bonuses to its staff this financial year.

Secret oil sale yielded even less than stated R5bn

2016-09-26 15:21

The auditor general has found the sale of South Africa's strategic fuel stock to be unlawful and negligent.

Weak Rand, Gordhan controversy affect SA fuel prices

2016-09-15 12:30

South Africa's recent period of fuel-price reductions is set for a reversal as the weakening Rand and the controversy surrounding finance minister Pravin Gordhan negatively affect the cost of fuel.

More Mitsubishi cars found with inflated mileage

2016-08-31 13:49

The mileage scandal affecting Mitsubishi has widened after the Japanese government ordered a sales halt on eight more models as their mileage ratings were inflated.

Emissions scandal: VW to fix 460 000 faulty cars

2016-08-15 06:56

Volkswagen says it will fix 460 000 cars equipped with emissions cheating software.

Fuel strike won’t down SAA planes – Tlali

2016-07-29 11:45

The strike in the fuel sector won’t impact SAA, as suppliers have fuel reserves in place to ensure a continuous supply for the foreseeable future, the national carrier has assured.

Motorists in for massive petrol price drop - AA

2016-07-15 13:26

SA is set for a huge drop at the pumps next month as the country reaps the benefit of the weak oil price and the firmer rand in the face of Brexit, says the AA.

Fuel price increase: motorists to dig deeper

2016-07-05 09:04

South Africa's fuel price has increased by almost R1. This infographic explains how much refueling your car will cost.


Refiners trumpet value

2016-11-20 08:06

Researchers cite indirect and induced economic benefits rendered by SA oil refineries to support a fuel upgrade subsidy.

Relief for SA motorists: fuel price expected to drop over festive season

2016-11-15 12:12

Fuel price relief could be on the horizon for South Africans after international petroleum prices came off their late-October highs.

Expect more pain at the pumps in November - AA

2016-10-28 14:26

Motorists can expect the price of petrol, diesel and illuminating paraffin to go up again next month, warns the Automobile Association.

Engen Refinery to undergo maintenance: Will this affect fuel delivery?

2016-09-20 07:04

The Engen Refinery, SA's second largest oil refinery, will undergo planned maintenance. Will this affect motorists?

Further drop in petrol price

2016-09-02 14:15

The pump price for a litre of petrol will be 18c cheaper for all grades from next Wednesday, much lower than the expected 25c touted still earlier this week.

For sale: Diesel cars return to Indian showrooms

2016-08-15 07:04

India's top court lifted a ban on the registration of new high-end diesel vehicles in New Delhi.

Petrol could fall by R1/litre - AA

2016-07-29 12:47

Motorists could see a drop in the petrol price by up to R1 a litre as the rand continued its robust run against dollar, according to the Automobile Association.

Lawsuit: VW employees tried to cover up emissions cheating

2016-07-20 07:14

Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche are being sued in the US for allegedly defrauding customers, misleading regulators and seeking to cover up the deception as the global emissions scandal continues.

EXCLUSIVE: SAA chair invites mystery Zuma to jet fuel talks

2016-07-13 14:22

Mystery surrounds one Sizwe Zuma, whose name SAA chairperson Duduzile Myeni requested be added to a list of potential new jet fuel suppliers to the airline.

How SA drivers can save fuel with good road manners

2016-07-05 09:02

Considerate, patient driving can lessen your vehicle's fuel usage. We discuss 5 fuel-saving myths.

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