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Supermarket cuts pump prices by 2p as RAC calls for retailers to play fair with motorists

Supermarket cuts pump prices by 2p as RAC calls for retailers to play fair with motorists

News   •   May 03, 2017 14:11 BST

Other supermarkets and fuel retailers expected to follow as one supermarket responds to our call for a price cut. RAC Fuel Watch indicate that a 3p cut could be on the cards.

RAC comments on Westminster diesel car parking surcharge

RAC comments on Westminster diesel car parking surcharge

News   •   Jan 30, 2017 15:04 GMT

RAC responds to Westminster plan to trial 50% higher parking charges for diesel vehicles

Autumn Statement reaction: Fuel duty freeze

Autumn Statement reaction: Fuel duty freeze

News   •   Nov 23, 2016 13:35 GMT

RAC reacts to Chancellor’s decision to continue the freeze on fuel duty in his first Autumn Statement today

RAC reacts to concerns that diesel drivers could be charged to enter city centres

RAC reacts to concerns that diesel drivers could be charged to enter city centres

News   •   Nov 03, 2016 12:41 GMT

Follows High Court ruling that Government failed to meet European emission standards

RAC predicts fuel prices rises following sterling's slump

RAC predicts fuel prices rises following sterling's slump

News   •   Oct 07, 2016 10:36 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman reacts to the unexpectedly sharp fall in sterling

RAC reacts to today's supermarket fuel price cuts

RAC reacts to today's supermarket fuel price cuts

News   •   Aug 01, 2016 12:02 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman comments on the fuel price drops announced today

RAC latest reaction to Brexit vote's effect on fuel prices

RAC latest reaction to Brexit vote's effect on fuel prices

News   •   Jun 28, 2016 12:10 BST

The RAC reports that the UK referendum vote to leave the EU has not yet had a significant impact on fuel prices

RAC predicts pump prices to rise by up to two pence

RAC predicts pump prices to rise by up to two pence

News   •   Jun 24, 2016 11:41 BST

Motorists will see some volatility in the price of fuel on UK forecourts in the coming weeks

RAC reacts to suggestion diesel drivers may face higher taxes

RAC reacts to suggestion diesel drivers may face higher taxes

News   •   Jun 07, 2016 21:34 BST

The RAC's Simon Williams comments on suggestions that diesel drivers may face higher government taxes

UPDATE: RAC reacts to current fuel shortage in France

UPDATE: RAC reacts to current fuel shortage in France

News   •   May 25, 2016 15:06 BST

The RAC is not recommending that motorists take additional fuel in cans

RAC reacts to air quality report from Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee

RAC reacts to air quality report from Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee

News   •   Apr 27, 2016 11:50 BST

The RAC's Nick Lyes comments on the findings of a new air quality report from a Government select committee

RAC comments as fuel prices begin to rise

RAC comments as fuel prices begin to rise

News   •   Mar 15, 2016 11:05 GMT

The RAC's fuel spokesman Simon Williams reacts as some retailers increase their prices

RAC comments on Policy Exchange diesel proposals

RAC comments on Policy Exchange diesel proposals

News   •   Mar 11, 2016 13:17 GMT

The RAC's Nick Lyes comments on proposals from think tank Policy Exchange on tackling air pollution

RAC reacts to latest diesel price cuts at the pumps

RAC reacts to latest diesel price cuts at the pumps

News   •   Jan 22, 2016 09:02 GMT

The RAC's Simon Williams comments on the retail diesel price cuts announced this morning

RAC welcomes £1 diesel but says it was slow in coming - filling up will be £10 cheaper than a year ago

RAC welcomes £1 diesel but says it was slow in coming - filling up will be £10 cheaper than a year ago

News   •   Jan 03, 2016 18:06 GMT

The RAC said the diesel price cut by major supermarkets to below £1 a litre is great news for diesel drivers, particularly after the expense of Christmas but it is long overdue. And the really good news is diesel car drivers with an average 55 litre fuel tank will be saving over £10 every time they fill-up compared with this time last year..

Low petrol and diesel prices throughout 2016

Low petrol and diesel prices throughout 2016

News   •   Jan 01, 2016 11:27 GMT

The announcement by Saudi Arabia that they have no intention of cutting production will ensure the market remains awash with low price oil.

RAC reacts to sub-£1 a litre diesel offered at Midlands filling stations

RAC reacts to sub-£1 a litre diesel offered at Midlands filling stations

News   •   Dec 22, 2015 11:33 GMT

The RAC reacts to the news that three filling stations in the Midlands are now selling diesel for under £1 a litre. This follows repeated calls by the RAC for retailers to reflect the fall in the wholesale diesel price at the pumps.

RAC repeats call for a cut in the price of diesel at UK forecourts

RAC repeats call for a cut in the price of diesel at UK forecourts

News   •   Dec 22, 2015 09:23 GMT

​The price of oil has now been well below the $40 a barrel mark for two weeks, bringing with it £1 a litre petrol at supermarkets and other price-competitive retailers. The RAC, however, is repeating its call for a cut in diesel pump prices as wholesale savings are not being passed on at the forecourt.

RAC reacts to all four major supermarkets dropping petrol prices below £1

RAC reacts to all four major supermarkets dropping petrol prices below £1

News   •   Dec 11, 2015 10:46 GMT

Christmas has clearly come early for motorists

RAC reacts to new Asda promotion offering petrol under £1 a litre

RAC reacts to new Asda promotion offering petrol under £1 a litre

News   •   Dec 10, 2015 17:11 GMT

RAC comments on Asda cutting petrol to 99.7p a litre and diesel to 103.7p as part of a three-day promotion beginning on Friday 11 December.