Oil cushions motorists from bigger petrol price hike

2016-01-31 12:00

If the oil price turns the corner without some recovery from the rand, substantial fuel price increases are likely, the Automobile Association has warned.

Happy New Year as petrol price stays the same

2015-12-31 13:26

It's a happy New Year for motorists who won't pay more for 93 octane and slightly less for 95 octane petrol, according to the Department of Energy.

Prepare for a slight increase in fuel price

2015-11-27 17:02

The Department of Energy has announced that the petrol will increase slightly from December 2, but there is good news about the price of diesel and gas.

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.

Rand hammers fuel price – AA

2015-09-16 16:37

The weak rand has erased a potential drop in the local petrol price of 30 to 37 cents a litre, claims the Automobile Association.

Huge petrol price drop ahead despite rand spoiler

2015-08-28 10:46

The petrol price could drop by between 71 and 77 cents a litre next week, but the decrease could have been 25c/litre more had the rand remained stable, says the AA.

Kevin Lings: Further fuel price cuts a possibility in September

2015-08-03 11:43

Economist Kevin Lings says that at this stage there is a strong case for another petrol price drop in September - a point sure to pique consumer interest.

Big petrol price drop on the cards

2015-07-29 11:25

There might be good news for motorists at petrol pumps in August, says the Automobile Association of SA.

Mailbox: Not just Eskom – worry about the monthly fuel revisions

2015-07-01 15:57

Far too little attention has been paid to yet another petrol price hike at a time of a global glut of oil and gas products, says a biznews community member.

Modest fuel price relief could be on cards - AA

2015-04-19 09:37

Motorists can be cautiously optimistic about a slight drop in petrol prices in May, according to the Automobile Association


Petrol vs diesel price moves explained

2016-01-05 15:38

A Fin24 user wants to know why there is such a big difference between the price adjustments of petrol and diesel.

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.

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.

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.

Motorists can expect more petrol price relief

2015-08-17 15:40

Another significant fuel price drop could be on the cards in September, with the rand/dollar exchange rate limiting the decrease, says the AA.

Anticipated fuel price drop could be short-lived

2015-07-31 13:37

If the rand keeps trading at its current level, motorists could be looking at a substantial fuel price hike next month, cautions a debt expert.

Exchange rate could trip up fuel price drop - AA

2015-07-15 15:03

Although current data is predicting a drop in fuel prices in July, the Automobile Association has advised against premature celebrations.

Consumers pushed to knife's edge

2015-06-30 14:55

Consumers are about to be hit by various increases, pushing them more and more towards the edge of what they can bear financially, warns a debt expert.

Fill up before massive fuel price increase hits

2015-03-31 18:25

Motorists are reminded of their last chance to fill up before a huge fuel price increase comes into effect.

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