Good news for motorists! Fuel price set to drop

2017-06-20 09:50

'The current picture suggests that road users could be looking at a petrol price decline of between 60 and 64 cents a litre at month end,' says the AA.

New car sales: SA's vehicle market after 'Junk Status'

2017-05-03 19:31

'The surfeit of public holidays last month it is hard to assign blame for a slump in car sales to the cabinet reshuffle and consumer confidence,' writes Alexander Parker as SA's new vehicle sales declined during April.

SA fuel price breakdown: Here's all you need to know

2017-04-05 15:59

'Taxes make up a big part of the price you pay at the pump', says the Automobile Association as it highlights the true cost of the price of fuel in SA.

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.

'Modest fuel price increase' for SA

2017-02-15 11:41

'Current data suggests a very modest fuel price increase of between three and four cents a litre for vehicle fuels,' reports the Automobile Association as it looks at fuel-price trends for SA.

Black Friday provides boost for SA retail sales

2017-01-18 19:03

Retail sales in November increased by 3.8%, mostly because of Black Friday. However this boost may be short-lived in the coming months.

Bad start for 2017! Hefty fuel increase set for January

2016-12-29 11:47

January 2017 will mark the beginning of a series of fuel price increases. The first set to jump by 51 cents.

More bad news for motorists: Petrol hike expected in November

2016-10-28 12:14

The price of petrol is set to increase by around 45 cents a litre in the first week on November. according to the Automobile Association of South Africa.

Fuel price set for month-end hike - AA

2016-09-29 17:50

Stronger international petroleum prices contributed to an SA fuel price increase expected at the end of September, reports the Automobile Association.

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.


REMINDER: Petrol price breather for motorists

2017-06-03 19:08

Motorists have been given a breather at the petrol pumps in June, following the Department of Energy's latest announcement on the fuel price.

Credit downgrades to increase fuel price - AA

2017-04-18 10:44

'Fuel price rises will be the first major expense to hit South Africans in the wake of depreciation of the Rand against the US dollar,' says the Automobile Association.

Petrol price to come down 24 c/l

2017-04-01 13:42

Motorists will benefit from easing fuel prices in April.

Strong Rand could 'prevent higher fuel prices' in April - AA

2017-02-24 10:43

Rand strength, and a retreat of international petroleum prices, have combined to produce a surprise drop in fuel prices at the end of February.

Consumers hit by petrol price increase

2017-01-27 17:54

The Department of Energy announced that the fuel price will go up from 1 February 2017.

'A rollercoaster year for motorists' - an SA fuel price retrospective

2017-01-05 11:35

At its peak, petrol spiked to R13.34 a litre and diesel reached R11.70 in July 2016. We look back at the fuel-price volatility in 2016 and what trends could affect this year's supply.

Bad news! Fuel price hike in January likely says AA

2016-12-14 13:56

Volatile international petroleum prices are likely to hit South Africans hard at the pumps at the beginning of 2017 according to the Automobile Association.

Another SA fuel price hike likely - AA

2016-10-17 11:25

Bad news for SA motorists - fuel price hikes are likely at the end of October, reports the Automobile Association.

Oil strength, Gordhan jitters put the brakes on SA fuel drop

2016-08-30 10:52

Renewed oil price strength, and a turnaround in the Rand/US dollar exchange rate, have put the brakes on the substantial drops in fuel prices suggested by mid-August data.

Good news for SA motorists: Fuel price set to drop

2016-07-29 12:33

Fuel prices are set to decrease in August, reports the SA Central Energy Fund.

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