Hefty petrol price hike on cards for motorists

2017-08-15 13:05

Stronger international fuel prices and a gradually weakening rand are signalling a hefty jump in the price of all fuel types at the end of August, warns the AA.

Robust rand could buffer expected petrol price hike

2017-07-17 13:58

If the rand remains stable against the dollar over the next few weeks, consumers could see a smaller than expected increase in the fuel price in August.

Debt warning: Don’t be fooled by petrol price relief

2017-06-29 18:49

While motorists can expect a further 60c drop in the petrol price next month, SA is still in a technical recession and the price could increase in months ahead, warned a debt expert.

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.

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.

AA warns of hefty fuel price jump

2016-12-29 10:41

January 2017 will see the first of what the Automobile Association expects to be a series of fuel price hikes in the New Year.

Petrol reprieve on the cards for December

2016-11-29 12:45

South Africans can look forward to lower fuel prices for December, according to the Automobile Association.

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.

Stronger rand, oil spoil petrol price party

2016-09-29 20:10

The prices of petrol, diesel and illuminating paraffin are expected to increase in part due to the firmer rand, but mostly because of a stronger oil price, warns the AA.

Gordhan jitters, oil strength slam brakes on fuel price drop

2016-08-30 11:07

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


Motorists to cough up more for petrol in August

2017-07-28 20:59

The petrol price will increase by 19c a litre in August.

Significant drop in petrol price

2017-07-01 12:17

The price of petrol will decrease by up to 69c a litre from next Wednesday, while the price of diesel will drop by 60c, says the Department of Energy.

Petrol price relief expected in June – AA

2017-05-29 12:25

Following this month’s 30c petrol price increase, motorists can expect fuel price relief in June, the Automobile Association has said.

Perfect storm brewing for petrol price, repo rate shock

2017-04-11 13:26

South Africans could see the petrol price rising by about 70c a litre next month, while SARB might have to move from a repo rate cut to a hike, says economist Kevin Lings.

Rand strength to ease petrol price hike in March – AA

2017-02-15 11:29

The AA says rising international petroleum prices are being offset by a stronger rand, which has been trading 1% firmer at R13.02 to the dollar.

Petrol bonus for motorists

2016-12-04 10:57

Motorists are in for an early Christmas gift with a slightly cheaper price for a litre of petrol and diesel, says the department of energy.

Petrol price relief on cards

2016-11-15 11:45

The Automobile Association expects the petrol price to decrease by 45 cents a litre in December as international petroleum prices have started declining in November.

Petrol price hike announced

2016-09-30 15:47

The Department of Energy has announced that the latest fuel price hikes will come into effect next week.

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.

More petrol price relief on cards for motorists

2016-08-15 13:26

The price of fuel could be significantly cheaper in September, owing to the strengthening of the rand, says the Automobile Association.

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