More fuel price hikes: 'Motorists have felt the pain' - Stats SA

2018-05-24 19:00

SA motorists will need to brace themselves as fuel prices are expected to increase at the end of May 2018. We've listed a few tips to help you save fuel.

Car-buying in SA: 75% of new buyers influenced by 'crash test results' - AA

2018-05-21 11:09

Almost 75% of prospective new car owners in South Africa say their purchase decision will be influenced by whether a car has been "crash tested" and safety rated, reports a new poll by the AA.

Looming SA fuel hike: Here's a look at global petrol prices

2018-05-17 07:13

SA motorists will once again feel the brunt of looming fuel price hikes. Ahead of another local fuel price increase we take a look at petrol prices around the world.

Another hike looms: Grim outlook for fuel - AA

2018-05-15 13:13

Trends are showing that another massive fuel price hike is likely at the end of May. This is according to the Automobile Association (AA), which was commenting on unaudited mid-month fuel price data released by the Central Energy Fund.

SEE: Global petrol prices

2018-05-10 07:30

The recent fuel hikes have been taxing on South African motorists as the price of petrol could reach R16/litre. We list some fuel prices globally.

Here's how your car could be much safer with the ‘Safer Choice Africa’ award which encourages safety

2018-05-02 14:11

Global NCAP is launching its new 'Safer Choice Africa' Award to encourage automakers to achieve the highest levels of safety performance.

Motorists to reel under massive fuel hike - AA

2018-04-26 10:47

Fuel prices will hit record highs in May. This is according to the Automobile Association (AA) which was commenting on unaudited month-end fuel price data released by the Central Energy Fund (CEF).

SA road deaths 'a national crisis': 134 000+ killed over 10 years - AA

2018-04-24 11:07

14 050 people were killed in road crashes in South Africa in 2017. The AA says the statistics show the situation on the country’s roads "is worsening, despite numerous safety campaigns by government and non-governmental organisations".

Petrol price breakdown

2018-04-10 11:14

Wondering why petrol is so pricey? As this is something every motorist should be informed about, the Automobile Association has published a breakdown of the fuel price to explain where the money goes to.

Huge petrol price hike to kick in next Wednesday

2018-03-28 16:13

The price of 95 unleaded and leaded petrol in Gauteng will increase by 72 cents per litre and at the coast 62c/l with effect from next Wednesday, says the Department of Energy.


Car-buying in SA: Safety more important than affordability?

2018-05-24 14:00

Car-buying priorities have changed in SA; 69% of Wheels24 readers said they would not buy a new vehicle if it has not been crash tested. How important is vehicle safety to you?

6 ways motorists can help fight air pollution

2018-05-18 09:11

Motorists are playing a role in polluting the air through their car’s emissions on a day to day basis contributing 27% of overall greenhouse gas.There are things that a motorist can do to make a difference.

Motorists in for another massive petrol price spike

2018-05-15 13:33

The fuel price outlook for motorists is grim amid a weaker currency and boiling world oil price, the Automobile Association has warned.

Cheaper isn’t always better: 10 critical questions when considering car insurance in SA

2018-05-11 10:57

"Insurance is a necessity but it is more important that when taking out insurance motorists understand exactly what they are getting," says the Automobile Association. What do you think of car insurers in SA?

Here are 10 sure fire fuel-saving tips to try to save cash as the latest petrol price hikes cut deep into your budget

2018-05-03 14:55

SA motorists will need to brace themselves as fuel prices are expected to increase at the end of May 2018. We've listed a few tips to help save you fuel.

AA revises fuel price hike prediction

2018-04-26 15:30

The AA says an error in its prediction for May occurred due to the Department of Energy closing off the reporting period for fuel increases earlier than usual.

Fuel prices could hit record levels in May - AA

2018-04-25 20:42

There is a strong likelihood of a fuel price hike to record levels in May, says the Automobile Association.

SA motorists to cough up for oil price spike - AA

2018-04-16 14:18

South African motorists can expect sharp increases in fuel prices at the end of April, warns the Automobile Association.

Petrol price breakdown: 'Levies make up almost 40% of price at pumps' - AA

2018-04-10 10:40

Understanding the fuel price: This breakdown gives a snapshot of how the cost of every litre of petrol inland, and at the coast, is determined.

Fuel price could equal all-time-high in April, AA warns

2018-03-28 15:16

Upcoming fuel increases in April will likely push the price of petrol closer to its December all-time high, cautions the Automobile Association.

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