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What makes up the price of a litre of petrol in the UK?

Blog posts   •   Apr 04, 2016 12:00 BST

Updated daily with the latest data, this interactive chart from RAC Fuel Watch shows the proportion of the price of a litre of unleaded petrol that is tax.

What makes up the price of a litre of diesel?

Blog posts   •   Apr 04, 2016 12:00 BST

This interactive chart from RAC Fuel Watch shows the proportion of the price of a litre of diesel that is tax.

Positioning statement: 20mph speed limits

Positioning statement: 20mph speed limits

Blog posts   •   Apr 01, 2016 09:00 BST

The RAC's positioning statement on the subject of 20mph speed limits

What Budget 2016 means for motorists

What Budget 2016 means for motorists

Blog posts   •   Mar 16, 2016 15:31 GMT

The RAC summarises the main announcements made by the Chancellor in this year's Budget, including those that will specifically impact on motorists.

RAC Fuel Watch charts for January 2016

RAC Fuel Watch charts for January 2016

Blog posts   •   Feb 03, 2016 00:01 GMT

A selection of charts illustrating oil and fuel price data that forms part of RAC Fuel Watch for January 2016

Typical vehicle running costs - for a diesel engine car

Typical vehicle running costs - for a diesel engine car

Blog posts   •   Jan 20, 2016 11:21 GMT

An indicative guide to the cost of running, from new, a privately-owned diesel car for a period of three years from 2016, based on an annual mileage of 10,000 miles

Typical vehicle running costs - for a petrol engine car

Typical vehicle running costs - for a petrol engine car

Blog posts   •   Jan 19, 2016 15:15 GMT

An indicative guide to the cost of running, from new, a privately-owned petrol car for a period of three years from 2016, based on an annual mileage of 10,000 miles.

UK average pump and wholesale fuel prices over time

Blog posts   •   Jan 01, 2016 00:01 GMT

An interactive chart showing average UK wholesale fuel prices, compared to average pump (retail) prices - for both unleaded petrol and diesel fuel

UK supermarket and average fuel prices over time - interactive chart from the RAC

Blog posts   •   Jan 01, 2016 00:01 GMT

An interactive chart showing average supermarket pump (retail) prices compared to average UK pump prices. The chart tracks from January 2015 and includes the latest prices available

Brent crude oil prices over time

Blog posts   •   Jan 01, 2016 00:01 GMT

An interactive chart showing dated Brent crude oil prices, in US dollars, since January 2006 - data provided by the RAC