South Africans now spend more on fuel than on new cars – for the first time since 2014

2018-07-25 16:43

For 2018 so far, South Africans spent on average R14.76 billion monthly on fuel, and just over R14 billion on buying new vehicles.

'Ponzi' scams woes in SA, Plenty of new models heading to the country - Your Sunday wrap

2018-07-15 10:30

Want to make your car a bit faster or want to know what happens to your car after you traded it in? Here is the top stories of the week.

Lamborghini Huracan goes up in flames, top moments of the British GP - top motoring stories you shouldn't miss

2018-07-09 23:25

From a Lamborghini burning to the ground during a mishap at a petrol station to the dram-filled British GP, here's your Monday motoring wrap.

VAT, fuel price hikes: Ramaphosa gives ministers 2 weeks for plan to ease consumer pain

2018-07-06 12:28

Government will in two weeks’ time announce a package of economic measures to cushion the public from the crippling effects of high fuel price hikes and the VAT increase.

You are now paying 12% of every litre of petrol to the insolvent Road Accident Fund - its share has almost doubled in a decade

2018-07-04 09:21

The fund posted a R34,7 billion loss in 2017, compared to the R33,3 billion it received mainly from tax on fuel.

Petrol price still on course to breach record R16/litre: Fuel hikes 'could've been far higher' - AA

2018-06-28 12:48

'South Africans have been thrown a lifeline by declining oil prices in June,' says the AA stating that fuel price hikes for July could have "been far higher".

Toyota's epic Hilux Dark bakkie in SA, evolution of Ferrari through the years - Your Friday motoring wrap

2018-06-15 19:00

From self-driving cars to Toyota's epic Hilux Dakar edition in SA, check out these top motoring stories of the week so far.

The deadly cost of traffic, 'SA towing industry needs change' - Your midweek motoring wrap

2018-06-13 20:00

We've reached the middle of the week and there is no shortage of news in the motoring world. Check out these top motoring stories!

Four sectors hardest hit by fuel price hikes

2018-06-09 08:15

The Automobile Association (AA) has warned of another fuel price hike in July, while motorists are still reeling from the third consecutive increase in June.

Feeling pain at the pumps? Top 10 tips to help you save on fuel

2018-05-30 11:02

The imminent fuel price that takes place in June forces consumers to tighten their belts even further. Take a look at these 10 tips to help you save fuel.

 

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.

Porsche opens CT studio, End of the road for the world's cheapest car - Top stories for the day

2018-07-13 18:00

Porsche unveiled its new studio in Cape Town while over the US, cities are grappling on how to deal with electric scooters. Here's your top stories for the day.

Economic ministers mull over fuel price issue

2018-07-07 09:00

Cabinet's economic cluster is considering allowing the state's expert panel on zero-rated VAT items to expand the scope of its work to include reviewing the recent fuel price hikes.

The struggle to escape poverty as commuters hit by taxi fare hike

2018-07-05 06:17

Vincent Madlopha, who spends R820 per week getting to and from work in Durban, says he no longer sends money to his mother in Mpumalanga because of the hefty taxi fares.

This is how SA’s petrol prices doubled in 10 years – including a 165% increase in fuel tax

2018-07-03 11:11

The price of a litre of petrol in South Africa grew from R6.92 in July 2008 to R15.53 in July 2018.

From random Tesla fires to new models on the way: Here's your Sunday motoring wrap

2018-06-24 18:42

If you've missed any of the top stories this past week, catch all the news you might have missed with your weekend wrap here.

More petrol price hikes for SA: 'Oil down but Rand pummels fuel price' - AA

2018-06-15 11:09

SA motorists will have to brace themselves as fuel prices look set for another jump going into July, says Automobile Association.

Trump policies won’t unravel these SA entrepreneurs' plans

2018-06-10 14:00

Founders and entrepreneurs of an innovative fuel payment processing system have their sights set on the US, and President Donald Trump’s policies won’t deter them.

Fuel hike to seep into consumer inflation - economists

2018-06-07 20:08

Four economists weigh in on the fuel hike, which will most certainly impact consumer inflation.

Higher inflation to see SARB keep interest rate steady - analysts

2018-05-23 19:38

The higher inflation print for April makes a stronger case for the monetary policy committee to keep the repo rate on hold, according to analysts.

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