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RAC presses retailers to cut fuel prices as oil price slumps

RAC presses retailers to cut fuel prices as oil price slumps

Press Releases   •   Jun 08, 2017 11:34 BST

​The RAC is calling on retailers to cut the price of fuel after a sudden drop in the price of oil has brought wholesale costs down

Price of fuel falls in May as retailers pass on wholesale savings
Price of petrol goes up by more than 1p a litre in April but cut imminent

Price of petrol goes up by more than 1p a litre in April but cut imminent

Press Releases   •   May 03, 2017 00:01 BST

Pump prices rose by more than a penny a litre in April, but a drop in the price of oil in the second half of the month and a jump in the value of the pound means retailers are now in a position to pass on a cut to motorists imminently. Drop in price of oil and jump in value of sterling give retailers chance to pass on savings.

March sees welcome relief at the pumps as fuel drops by 2.5p a litre

March sees welcome relief at the pumps as fuel drops by 2.5p a litre

Press Releases   •   Apr 05, 2017 08:51 BST

Figures from RAC Fuel Watch show the biggest fall in diesel prices since January 2016

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RAC comments on reports of potential fuel 'surge pricing'

RAC comments on reports of potential fuel 'surge pricing'

News   •   Jun 27, 2017 13:26 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman reacts to recent reports

RAC reacts to today's fuel price cuts

RAC reacts to today's fuel price cuts

News   •   Jun 15, 2017 12:12 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman comments on news that retailers are cutting the price of fuel in light of falling wholesale costs

RAC calls on fuel retailers to cut further, faster as wholesale prices continue to drop

RAC calls on fuel retailers to cut further, faster as wholesale prices continue to drop

News   •   May 05, 2017 10:59 BST

The RAC calls on retailers to cut fuel prices further and 'play fair' with drivers

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.

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What makes up the price of a litre of diesel? Interactive chart from the RAC

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 diesel that is tax.

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What makes up the price of a litre of petrol? Interactive chart from the RAC

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.

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

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

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. The chart covers the last 12 months, and is updated daily to provide the latest prices.

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It's time for fuel tax transparency - how your fuel receipt should look

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RAC Fuel Watch logo on white background - for website use

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Historical oil and fuel prices up to 18 November 2015
RAC Fuel Watch: 12 months back from September 2015 data

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RAC Fuel Watch prices report - May 2017

RAC Fuel Watch prices report - May 2017

Documents   •   Jun 05, 2017 17:14 BST

The RAC's fuel prices report covering petrol and diesel price changes in May 2017

RAC Fuel Watch prices report - April 2017

RAC Fuel Watch prices report - April 2017

Documents   •   May 04, 2017 09:11 BST

The RAC's fuel prices report covering petrol and diesel price changes in April 2017

The RAC 2017 Motoring Manifesto - summary

The RAC 2017 Motoring Manifesto - summary

Documents   •   Apr 28, 2017 17:24 BST

The RAC has identified six key issues of concern to UK motorists which it is calling on the party, or parties, that form the next government to address during the course of the new Parliament.

The RAC 2017 Motoring Manifesto

The RAC 2017 Motoring Manifesto

Documents   •   Apr 28, 2017 17:10 BST

The RAC has identified six key issues of concern to UK motorists which it is calling on the party, or parties, that form the next government to address during the course of the new Parliament.