ARTICLES RELATING TO DIESEL

Want to reduce your fuel bill? Here are 7 things you should know about diesel cars in SA

2019-08-23 14:45

The diesel revolution in South Africa has seen an increasing number of motorists turning away from fossil fuel and opting for diesel power.

BMW 120d, VW Golf GTD - Best fuel crisis driver’s cars in SA

2019-04-05 06:00

We list the best driver’s cars, which won’t ruin your budget after the April fuel price increase.

Huge fuel price hike for South Africa - AA

2019-03-29 11:32

"Strong oil prices and an ever-weakening Rand have combined to set up another massive fuel price hike," reports the Automobile Association.

WATCH: The most exciting diesel project cars

2019-02-26 12:00

Diesel has been through a rapid loss of reputation in recent years yet it was often used in exciting automotive projects. Take a look at some of them.

Fuel price outlook: 'Petrol price down, but diesel goes up for November' - AA

2018-10-31 12:52

'Fuel prices have moderated during October, with the prospect of some relief for petrol users, although users of diesel will have to cough up more,' says the AA.

German prosecutors raid Opel over diesel allegations

2018-10-15 22:30

French-owned carmaker Opel became the latest household name of the German auto industry in prosecutors' sights over diesel emissions, as authorities raided two factories belonging to the lightning-bolt brand and prepared a mass recall.

This is how the petrol price increased by 66% the last 10 years

2018-09-04 12:54

The petrol prices will increase by just 4.9c per litre, to R15.49 at the coast and R16.08 inland, on Wednesday morning – but that's not counting the last decade.

Bentley’s luxury Bentayga diesel makes its debut: World's fastest, most powerful luxury diesel SUV arrives in Mzansi

2018-07-03 10:13

Bentley expands its local Bentayga line-up with a powerful V8 oil-burner – the first diesel in the automaker’s history.

Even as first driving bans hit, Germany still clinging to diesel

2018-05-30 12:29

Hamburg will become the first German city to ban older diesel vehicles from some highly polluted roads as public confidence in the once-loved technology goes up in smoke.

Do SA drivers favour diesel or petrol? AA releases survey results

2018-03-08 13:34

'37% of South African motorists say they will still choose diesel vehicles over petrol vehicles, ' says the Automobile Association after a recent survey.

 

Petrol price to jump by 9 cents per litre at midnight

2019-06-04 18:20

Petrol will be increasing by 9 cents per litre from midnight, with further increases to the price of diiesel and paraffin.

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.

We are not out of the woods, things could change at short notice - Eskom's Etzinger

2019-03-25 13:39

Even though Eskom has stopped load shedding, there is still a risk that the electricity system could change at short notice, said acting head of generation Andrew Etzinger.

Emergency diesel imports may finally have reached Eskom

2019-02-14 14:15

This could help put an end to load shedding.

Germany orders recall of 73 000 Opel diesels

2018-10-19 21:00

Germany's KBA transport authority said Friday it had ordered carmaker Opel to recall 73 000 diesel vehicles worldwide that were configured to fool regulatory emissions tests.

Germany to present plan for polluting diesel cars

2018-10-02 06:49

The German government will Tuesday present its compromise on the way forward for millions of people with older, more polluting diesel cars.

Here's why the Bentley Bentayga 4.0-litre V8 Diesel is a palace on wheels: We drive the most expensive SUV in SA

2018-07-10 05:30

Bentley has unleashed its very first diesel offering in its history to the South African market in the form of the fast-growing popular SUV, the Bentayga.

Generators are in hot demand as blackout fears grow – here's how to get one

2018-06-14 13:54

Diesel generators are seeing a spike in demand as unions protest in the streets outside Eskom's Johannesburg headquarters Megawatt Park.

Diesel cars to die out in Tesla-like future - EU regulator

2018-05-28 19:10

The European Union’s industrial policy chief explains why "diesel cars are finished".

WATCH: Why diesels produce more torque than petrol engines

2018-03-08 08:21

Ever wondered why diesel engines produce so much torque? Check out this cool video highlighting the differences between diesel and petrol engines.

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