Fuel pump prices surge in ‘bleak’ April for motorists


Motorists had to contend with a big spike in fuel prices last month, with petrol rising by nearly 6p per litre.
Supermarkets confirm petrol price cuts as wholesale fuel values fall

Supermarkets cut petrol prices by 2p per litre


With wholesale petrol values continuing to fall, four supermarkets in quick succession have said they'll be reducing pump prices by 2p per litre.
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Asda suspends trial of £99 fuel deposit


Asda has suspended a controversial trial that saw motorists hit with a £99 deposit when buying fuel at its petrol stations.
Reader Letters: Motorway fuel and hire car rip-offs

Reader Letters: Hire car rip-offs, motorway fuel


I recently returned from a holiday in Italy, where I had arranged to hire a car through rentalcars.com. When I arrived at the Avis desk...
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Letters of the week, January 17


This week: motoring resolutions, brake lights, fog lights, petrol prices and keyless ignitions
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Letters of the week, December 27


This week: electric handbrakes, Takata airbags, the Land Rover Defender and oil prices.
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Christmas cheer for drivers: cut-price petrol falls...


Good news for the millions of motorists who will be driving home for Christmas this year: petrol prices have fallen to under £1 a litre, the lowest...
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Letters of the week, January 11


This week: Parking spaces, tailgating, beautiful clocks and petrol prices...