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.

VW teases new T-Cross SUV, How to cope with the ever increasing fuel hikes - Here are your top motoring stories of the week

2018-07-08 08:45

Fuel price hikes and fuel saving is the subject on everyone's lips, but here are all the top stories of the week in case you missed it.

Here's how better driving habits can save you fuel - 10 top tips

2018-07-06 13:30

'People often underestimate the impact that their driving habits have on fuel consumption, but minor tweaks can help protect your pocket at the pump,' says Susan Steward, Marketing Manager of Budget Insurance.

Fuel sipper or gas guzzler: How honest is your car's fuel consumption

2018-07-05 13:00

This week’s petrol price increase might get car owners taking a serious look at their fuel consumption. However, your idea of how much fuel your car uses might be way off the mark.

ANC calls for freeze on fuel hikes as cost becomes 'unbearable'

2018-07-04 21:47

The ANC has called on government to increase petrol reserves and to consider freezing or decreasing the fuel levy, saying the cost increases are "unbearable".

PETROL PRICE INFOGRAPHIC: What your R16/litre is covering

2018-07-03 18:07

The price South Africa would pay to import fuel from overseas refineries up to the port is only R7.50. So why are we paying R16/l for the inland pump price for petrol?

Petrol pain to continue for motorists despite oil lifeline

2018-06-28 13:12

South Africans were thrown a lifeline by declining oil prices - but not enough to avert yet another hike in fuel prices, the Automobile Association has cautioned.

Why load shedding topped off a bad week for the economy

2018-06-17 16:08

Two days of load shedding amidst plummeting temperatures are only topping off a week of miserable economic news for South Africans.

WATCH: Eish! When the petrol price keeps rising...

2018-06-13 11:11

With record fuel price increases and no end in sight for the immediate future, just when will the torture at the pumps end? Sometimes its just best to get a scooter...


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.

Forget fuel, sugar is the bitter pill to swallow

2018-07-08 09:00

There was, legitimately, a great deal of fuss made in the past week about the fifth increase so far this year in overall fuel prices.

Fuel increase fanfare, Honda CR-V's picnic in the boot - Here's your Friday motoring wrap

2018-07-06 21:00

Fuel increases, 7 types of mechanic jargon and what they mean; healthy vehicle sales for VW and Toyota... Here are Friday's top motoring stories in case you missed it.

Update: Govt working to lessen the impact of fuel price increases

2018-07-05 14:12

Government is working to lessen the impact of fuel price increases on the poor, Minister of Communications Nomvula Mokonyane said at a post-Cabinet briefing on Thursday.

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.

Fuel price hike: Consumers brace for higher food, transport costs

2018-07-03 22:14

The fuel price hike - which came into effect early on Wednesday morning - will hit consumers hard, economists have warned.

Classic cars, 'Frankenstein' Ferrari - top motoring stories you shouldn't miss

2018-06-29 19:30

From classic cars to why smoking weed and driving is a bad idea, catch up on all the top motoring stories both locally and internationally.

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".

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.

Record fuel price hike, buying cars and bakkies in SA - Your weekend motoring wrap

2018-06-10 13:00

New models, Formula 1, fuel price hikes... catch up on all the latest local and international motoring stories this weekend.

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