'These fuel increases are catastrophic for road users - AA' - Another looming price hike for October

2018-09-27 10:45

Fuel users are facing unprecedented price increases in October. 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).

SEE: Global fuel prices - cheapest to most expensive petrol around the world

2018-09-20 19:00

As South African motorists brace for record fuel price increases, we take a look at the petrol prices around the world.

Bad news for motorists: Biggest petrol, diesel price hike 'in SA's history' - AA

2018-09-13 14:44

"Mid-month unaudited data from the Central Energy Fund is predicting the biggest fuel price hike in South Africa's history by some margin," according to the AA.

Bleak outlook for fuel prices - AA

2018-08-30 11:57

The Automobile Association warns that, due to the weak rand, a significant barrier in the inland price of fuel could be crossed in September.

Rand rout threatens fuel price stability, warns AA

2018-08-15 14:59

The substantial rand weakness could undo recent fuel price stability, warns the Automobile Association, commenting on unaudited fuel price data.

Slight uptick in petrol price for August

2018-07-30 14:58

Lower crude oil and import prices for petroleum products have slammed the brakes on significant increases in fuel prices for August.

Fuel price breather as prices stay stable - AA

2018-07-27 09:50

Better exchange rate performance and retreats in international oil prices will mean virtually unchanged fuel prices in August. This is according to the Automobile Association (AA), which was commenting on unaudited month-end fuel price data.

Petrol price hikes a symptom of weak economy - AA

2018-07-26 19:56

The four consecutive fuel price increases since April this year is a symptom of a weak economy, and deregulation of the petrol price is not necessarily a solution, says the Automobile Association.

Brace yourselves: Petrol price set to increase at the end of July

2018-07-16 12:36

Fuel prices are likely to rise again at the end of July going into August. This is according to the Automobile Association (AA), which was commenting on unaudited mid-month fuel price data released by the Central Energy Fund.

Rand pummels fuel price outlook for July - AA

2018-06-15 11:40

Fuel prices look set for another jump going into July, warns the Automobile Association.


187 motorcyclist killed in one year – top tips for SA riders and motorists to buck the trend and save lives

2018-09-21 08:28

'Between August 1 2017 and August 31 2018, there have been 726 motorcycle crashes in which 187 motorcyclists were killed,' reports the Motorcycle Safety Institute of SA.

Monster fuel hikes may hit SA motorists in October, warns AA

2018-09-13 15:00

The biggest fuel price hike in SA's history could take place in October, the Automobile Association has warned, based on mid-month unaudited data from the Central Energy Fund.

Energy Department intervenes to keep petrol price increase down

2018-09-03 15:32

Fuel prices will increase by 4.9c per litre in September, the Department of Energy announced, well below the 23c to 25c increase expected by the AA.

Why a transport expert believes the fuel levy's days are numbered

2018-08-28 21:03

A logistics expert, who is researching the ways road users are taxed, says the fuel levy is becoming increasingly unproductive as vehicles' fuel efficiency increases.

Fuel price protests in SA: More than 16 000 motorists say they support protest action in a bid to reduce record-high petrol price

2018-07-31 18:00

More than 16 000 readers say they would support ongoing fuel protests in South Africa in a bid to reduce the country's record-high petrol price.

Stronger rand, cheaper oil to slam brakes on petrol price hikes

2018-07-27 11:25

A stronger rand and cheaper international oil prices will mean fuel prices in SA are likely to remain virtually unchanged in August, says the AA.

'Fuel price deregulation won't fix the problem, won't ease pressure n consumers' - AA

2018-07-27 08:59

'Scrapping the indirect taxes on fuel – in the form of the R3.37 a litre General Fuel Levy and R1.93 a litre Road Accident Fund (RAF) Levy – is not going to ease the pressure on consumers,' says AA CEO Collins Khumalo.

Fuel prices set to again increase in August - AA

2018-07-16 13:02

Current data from the Central Energy Fund suggests a price rise for petrol, diesel, and illuminating paraffin at the beginning of August, the Automobile Association has warned.

August petrol price hike on the cards - AA

2018-07-16 12:33

Fuel prices are likely to rise again at the end of July going into August. This is according to the Automobile Association.

SA towing industry needs transformation, new service charter released to help motorists - AA

2018-06-13 13:10

The Automobile Association has unveiled its Service Charter aimed at providing assurances for motorists when towing of their vehicles in South Africa.

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