ARTICLES RELATING TO FUEL FOCUS

Rand rollercoaster 'complicates' fuel-price prediction - AA

2017-04-26 12:28

'We anticipated fuel would be volatile in 2017 but we believe the Rand's strength flatters to deceive,' says the AA as the strengthening Rand, complicates attempts to forecast a month-end fuel price.

Possible drop in fuel price will be pretty meaningless

2017-03-15 13:28

Based on the current data, the AA is predicting that petrol will decrease by 51c/litre, diesel by about 27c/ litre, and illuminating paraffin by 32c, but it really doesn't leave much to celebrate with new fuel taxes.

Car advice: How cold, wet weather can damage your ride

2016-08-31 13:58

'The cold, wet winter months put a lot of extra strain on your vehicle that can affect its performance throughout the rest of the year,' writes Mathew Young.

Great news for SA road users: Another fuel price drop expected

2016-08-15 14:07

Petrol to drop 69 cents a litre, diesel 94c... South African motorists could look forward to yet another drop in fuel prices.

SA record: This VW Passat covers 2029km on a single tank of fuel

2016-08-10 11:10

The latest Passat sedan has set a new South African record for a petrol passenger car by travelling more than 2000km on a single tank of fuel, reports Volkswagen SA.

Filled-up with the wrong fuel? Here's what SA motorists should do

2016-07-22 08:25

Filling-up with the incorrect fuel for your vehicle can seriously damage your engine. Here's what you should do to avoid a hefty repair bill in SA - sponsored.

Good news! Huge drop in fuel price expected for SA

2016-07-15 13:26

The price of fuel is set to decrease at the beginning of August 2016, thanks to a strong rand and Brexit.

Vehicle checks: Don't take shortcuts before a long road trip

2016-07-05 08:59

The Motor Industry Workshop Association lists a number of checks motorists can perform before undertaking a long road trip.

8 fuel-saving tips for bikes: Maximise your motorcycle’s mileage

2016-07-05 08:58

The recent increases in fuel prices have had an effect on bikers, too. Dries van der Walt gives tips on how to get more km's per litre.

 

Fuel-efficiency in SA: debunking the myths

2017-03-20 08:09

Always drive with a full tank, cruise in neutral while going downhill... The Motor Industry Workshop Association exposes some myths regarding fuel-efficiency in SA.

#Budget2017: Fuel levy hikes - here's how to stretch your budget

2017-02-22 14:35

With Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan announcing fuel levy hikes in the 2017 Budget Speech, here are some tips for South African motorists to stretch their fuel budget.

Top driving tips: How to stretch your fuel budget

2016-08-18 07:00

With petrol prices fluctuating, we list tips South African motorists can use to stretch their fuel budget.

#PetrolStrike: BP sheds light on fuel-strike crisis

2016-08-15 09:23

How long is the fuel strike expected to last? How will the on-going strike affect SA motorists?... BP South Africa sheds light on the ongoing fuel-industry strike - Sponsored.

Motorists warned to prepare for possible fuel strike

2016-07-27 18:02

Strike action by one of SA's major industrial unions, scheduled to start on Thursday, could affect fuel refineries and depots. Motorists are advise to plan ahead and take necessary steps to ensure they have fuel.

5 fuel efficient cars for less than R200 000 in SA

2016-07-18 09:43

Need a new car that won't break the bank with fuel costs? We list five fuel-efficient vehicles for less than R200 000 in SA.

4 Hybrid cars under R500 000 in SA

2016-07-13 10:51

"There are only four contenders to choose from," writes Kyle Kock as he looks at hybrid cars under R500 000.

11 ways to drive fuel efficiently in SA

2016-07-05 08:59

With the price of fuel set to increase again, we list more tips and methods on how to stretch the fuel in your car, as well as stretching your wallet.

BP launches its best ever range of dirt-busting fuels

2016-07-05 08:57

BP launched its new range of fuel in South Africa and says the new products will clean your car's engine and improve fuel economy. - Sponsored

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