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November makes it four months of lower petrol prices

November makes it four months of lower petrol prices

Press releases   •   Dec 04, 2019 00:01 GMT

Unleaded and diesel fall by half a pence a litre in November – but prices should be coming down further

Price of petrol drops for third month in a row

Price of petrol drops for third month in a row

Press releases   •   Nov 06, 2019 11:18 GMT

The cost of filling a 55-litre family car with petrol has fallen back under £70 for the first time since March

Price of petrol is 7p a litre too expensive at the pumps

Price of petrol is 7p a litre too expensive at the pumps

Press releases   •   Oct 17, 2019 09:54 BST

The RAC is urging fuel retailers big and small to reflect the drop in the wholesale price of unleaded with a significant cut at the pumps

Price of petrol falls in September despite oil refinery fires in Saudi Arabia

Price of petrol falls in September despite oil refinery fires in Saudi Arabia

Press releases   •   Oct 03, 2019 00:01 BST

The price of unleaded fell last month, despite supply problems in the Middle East

RAC says drivers should feel angry as price of petrol only reduces slightly in August - despite big drop in wholesale costs

RAC says drivers should feel angry as price of petrol only reduces slightly in August - despite big drop in wholesale costs

Press releases   •   Sep 04, 2019 00:01 BST

Drivers are continuing to suffer from poor value at the pumps, figures suggest

 July sees return to rising pump prices … and more could be on the way

July sees return to rising pump prices … and more could be on the way

Press releases   •   Aug 03, 2019 00:01 BST

After a month of falling fuel prices in June, July saw both petrol and diesel rise once again as the pound lost 3% on the dollar, data from RAC Fuel Watch* reveals. Petrol went up by 1.55p and diesel by nearly 1p. A 3% fall in the value of pound could hurt drivers if oil goes up.

Price of fuel finally drops in June ending four months of rises at the pumps

Price of fuel finally drops in June ending four months of rises at the pumps

Press releases   •   Jul 03, 2019 10:58 BST

With a drop in the cost of oil, UK petrol and diesel prices at last eased in June new figures show

May makes it four miserable months of price rises at the pumps

May makes it four miserable months of price rises at the pumps

Press releases   •   Jun 05, 2019 00:01 BST

At 130.57p, a litre of petrol now costs 11p more than it did at the start of February. But with oil prices down at the end of May, does this signal some imminent price cuts?

Supermarkets raise price of petrol almost every day for three months

Supermarkets raise price of petrol almost every day for three months

Press releases   •   May 21, 2019 10:00 BST

​The UK’s four big supermarkets have raised the price of petrol almost every day for three months, data shows

April sees second worst monthly petrol price rise since 2000

April sees second worst monthly petrol price rise since 2000

Press releases   •   May 03, 2019 00:01 BST

Third consecutive monthly increase in unleaded with a litre shooting up by 5.44p a litre, making a fill-up £3 more expensive

A rough month for drivers: petrol suffers second consecutive monthly price rise in March

A rough month for drivers: petrol suffers second consecutive monthly price rise in March

Press releases   •   Apr 03, 2019 09:00 BST

​The average price of petrol rose for the second month in row, data from RAC Fuel Watch* shows.

Fuel price rise in February ends three months of cuts

Fuel price rise in February ends three months of cuts

Press releases   •   Mar 05, 2019 00:01 GMT

After three consecutive months of pump price cuts both petrol and diesel went up in February. Petrol increases by nearly a penny a litre and diesel by more than a penny. Retailers instantly pass on slight wholesale price rise to drivers at the pumps

Petrol and diesel prices drop for third month in a row

Petrol and diesel prices drop for third month in a row

Press releases   •   Feb 05, 2019 11:49 GMT

Data from RAC Fuel Watch shows that both petrol and diesel reduced by over a penny a litre in January, making it three consecutive months of falling fuel prices.

Fuel prices drop again in December but remain too high

Fuel prices drop again in December but remain too high

Press releases   •   Jan 04, 2019 00:01 GMT

Pump prices fell for the second consecutive month in December, but not by the level they should have done considering the sharp drop in the price of oil, data from RAC Fuel Watch shows.

November sees largest petrol price drop in four years – but retailers still didn’t cut far enough

November sees largest petrol price drop in four years – but retailers still didn’t cut far enough

Press releases   •   Dec 05, 2018 00:01 GMT

Drivers benefit from the first major price cuts since the summer, but the RAC believes prices should still be coming down

Petrol remains overpriced as major retailers refuse to cut

Petrol remains overpriced as major retailers refuse to cut

Press releases   •   Nov 15, 2018 08:45 GMT

​Despite falling wholesale prices, UK drivers are continuing to suffer from overpriced fuel, the RAC’s fuel experts have warned.

Motorists lose out as retailers refuse to cut petrol prices in October despite drop in wholesale cost

Motorists lose out as retailers refuse to cut petrol prices in October despite drop in wholesale cost

Press releases   •   Nov 03, 2018 00:01 GMT

The RAC repeats its urgent call for a petrol price cut of at least 3p per litre, to reflect falling wholesale prices

RAC urges retailers to slash at least 3p a litre off the price of petrol

RAC urges retailers to slash at least 3p a litre off the price of petrol

Press releases   •   Oct 12, 2018 11:38 BST

With wholesale fuel prices falling, RAC fuel data indicates drivers should be benefiting from lower petrol prices

September stops the rot of petrol price increases but dark clouds hang over UK forecourts

September stops the rot of petrol price increases but dark clouds hang over UK forecourts

Press releases   •   Oct 03, 2018 09:00 BST

The latest analysis of UK petrol and diesel prices, covering price movements in September 2018

Drivers suffer petrol price rises for eight out of the last 12 months

Drivers suffer petrol price rises for eight out of the last 12 months

Press releases   •   Sep 05, 2018 00:01 BST

​August saw yet another rise in the price of both petrol and diesel, new ​RAC Fuel Watch data reveals