Driven to distraction: 70% of drivers admit to letting their thoughts drift off driving - AA

2019-05-22 05:30

Watching the clock, thinking about work and "looking ahead to the future" are the most common thoughts occupying drivers on the road, reports the AA.

Petrol price to go up for May

2019-04-28 10:34

The Department of Energy has announced an increase of 54 cents a litre for 93 and 95 octane unleaded petrol for the month of May.

Consumers in for a 'shock' with third straight petrol price increase expected in May - AA

2019-04-15 16:16

Strong international fuel prices have increased the likelihood of an unwelcome petrol price hike for May, says the AA.

Brace for another massive fuel price hike - AA

2019-03-29 11:51

Motorists should brace for another massive fuel price hike next week, warns the Automobile Association.

Rising costs of road travel hitting job seekers too - AA

2019-02-28 21:00

Increasing costs associated with road travel in SA will also make it harder for job seekers to find work, explains the Automobile Association.

Toll fees increase abound for embattled South Africans: 'Consumers will see their money diminish even more' - AA

2019-02-27 14:17

Toll fees across South Africa will increase again on 1 March, adding yet more financial pain to already embattled consumers.

Fuel levy will have a 'deep impact', says AA

2019-02-20 20:25

The Automobile Association foresees that increases to the fuel levies will have a deep impact on the fuel price for the months ahead.

'Child restraints are not a luxury, they’re a necessity' – AA

2019-02-05 12:17

Older children who have outgrown their child restraint seats, but who are still too small for adult-sized seatbelts in vehicles, still need to be properly secured while travelling, although recent research suggests this isn’t happening.

'New Year’s cheer as fuel price set to drop January 2019' - AA

2018-12-28 08:15

2019 will kick off with good news for motorists. This is according to the Automobile Association (AA), which says that unaudited month-end fuel price data released by the Central Energy Fund is showing a substantial drop across the board.

Festive season driving tips: 'Be safe and adjust your attitude on the road'

2018-12-06 15:00

'Road users must understand that major routes in the country will be busier, and they need to adjust their attitudes and driving styles to accommodate for the increased volumes,' warns the Automobile Association (AA).


Fuel price outlook: Petrol, diesel to increase at month end - AA

2019-05-15 13:59

"Our hope is that the new government will immediately set out its policy agenda which has a direct impact on fuel prices," says the AA as fuel prices are set to increase once again.

Planning an awesome SA road trip? 5 top tips to keep you safe on the road

2019-04-17 12:42

"Don’t become a statistic this Easter," says the Automobile Association who is appealing to South Africans to be vigilant and focused on our roads during the Easter holiday period.

Bad news for SA motorists! Petrol price ominous, diesel to remain flat - AA

2019-04-15 14:36

The price of petrol could rise in May, reports the Automobile Association. If this increase materialises, it will be the third increase to fuel prices this year.

New road laws for SA: 'Aarto Bill in its current form is flawed' – AA

2019-03-19 13:19

In its current form, the Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences (Aarto) Bill, is "cause for concern", says the AA.

Stronger oil brings fuel price hike in March - AA

2019-02-28 13:18

Rising international petroleum prices have resulted in South Africans facing a fuel price hike in March, according to the Automobile Association of South Africa.

#Budget2019: Here's how the new fuel levies will affect you, and 'hurt the poor the most'

2019-02-21 08:30

"With the addition of the Carbon Tax on fuel, this ‘easy’ tax collection method is being further exploited, thus adding another line of tax to the fuel price," says the AA.

Fuel prices look set to rise in March - AA

2019-02-15 13:14

The price of petrol looks set to increase by 43 cents per litre in March according to unaudited mid-month fuel price data, the Automobile Association said on Friday.

AA predicts another fuel price drop for February

2019-01-15 14:03

The AA said the projected drop in the price of petrol, diesel and illuminating paraffin was due to international oil prices being lower than December’s average, and a strengthening in the rand/dollar exchange rate.

Massive fuel price drop predicted in January - but rand could be the jinx

2018-12-14 15:42

Substantial further fuel price reductions are on the cards for January, but the exchange rate could spoil the party, predicts the Automobile Association.

SA mulls Singapore as reference for basic fuel price

2018-11-29 11:15

South Africa’s Department of Energy proposed changes to the structure of the nation’s basic fuel price as it seeks to reduce the cost of gasoline and diesel.

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