ARTICLES RELATING TO FUEL ECONOMY

Fuel consumption heroes under R200 000

2019-04-14 13:00

Cars which look good, are fun to drive and use very little fuel. All for less than R200 000. Lance Branquinho takes a look at a few.

Honda NC750X – the case for fuel economy

2017-05-05 07:00

'With the recent double-whammy of financial rating downgrades set to wreak havoc on our economy, however, even bikers are edgy about increased fuel costs,' writes Dries Van der Walt.

The search for SA's most frugal motorcycles is on

2016-08-24 08:47

Entries are now open for the 36th edition of the 2016 RFS Bike Econorun. Do you have the most fuel efficient bike in SA?

Fuel price increase: motorists to dig deeper

2016-07-05 09:04

South Africa's fuel price has increased by almost R1. This infographic explains how much refueling your car will cost.

Fuel consumption scandal: Mitsubishi SA responds

2016-04-21 07:45

Japanese automaker Mitsubishi admitted it falsified fuel-efficiency tests in more than 600 000 vehicles. Are local owners affected?

Huge fuel price hike: Here's how much you'll pay in SA

2016-04-06 08:06

The fuel price has increased by almost R1 in South Africa. Check out this great infographic to find out how much filling-up your car will cost.

False fuel claims: Hyundai to pay R4.1bn

2013-12-30 07:54

Hyundai and Kia have agreed to pay a total of R4.1-billion to settle lawsuits filed by drivers claiming the automakers overstated fuel economy ratings. What's more, owners can opt for a one-time payment or a "lifetime reimbursement".

Ford Fiesta is SA’s most fuel-efficient car?

2012-07-31 13:37

Apparently it uses under 4.5 litres of petrol per 100km. This true?

 

Motorists to feel the pinch: SA fuel price to increase again - AA

2017-07-28 11:32

'We expect petrol to increase by around 20 cents a litre but diesel is predicted to go up by nearly 31 cents,' says the Automobile Association as fuel prices are set to increase yet again.

Bike Econorun: And SA's most frugal motorcycle is...

2016-10-06 15:13

The annual SA Bike Econorun has concluded, revealing the most fuel efficient bikes and frugal riders in SA.

Ford SA to pull Kuga brochure over false fuel claims - ASA

2016-08-23 10:03

Ford has been ordered to amend the claimed fuel consumption of its Kuga SUV, reports the SA Advertising Standards Authority.

How SA drivers can save fuel with good road manners

2016-07-05 09:02

Considerate, patient driving can lessen your vehicle's fuel usage. We discuss 5 fuel-saving myths.

Can good road manners save you fuel on SA roads?

2016-04-13 12:44

'It may seem petty, but being a considerate, patient driver is good for your fuel tank,' says the the Motor Industry Workshop Association. Here's 5 fuel-saving myths debunked.

Peugeot drives 1810km - one tank

2014-03-19 14:29

Peugeot says it has set a fuel economy record by covering 1810km in its new 1.2 turbo 308, with a single tank of fuel.

My Kia outrage

2012-12-07 12:59

A Fin24 user is not happy with the mileage he is getting from his new Kia Cerato.

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