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RAC says smaller retailers fairer on fuel prices than supermarkets

The RAC says smaller fuel retailers are being fairer to their customers on prices than the big four supermarkets.

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Traffic hits all-time high with cars and vans setting records

Road traffic edged slightly higher last year to an all-time high, according to government statistics that have just been published. 

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Petrol price rise in April is second highest monthly gain on record

The average price of petrol increased by 5.44ppl in April, the second highest monthly rise since 2000, according to data from RAC Fuel Watch.

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RAC introduces mobile chargers for stranded electric vehicles

The RAC has responded to the expected rise in electric vehicles (EVs) by introducing a mobile EV charger capable of giving stranded out-of-charge cars a power boost from one of its standard roadside rescue vans.

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Oil price jump puts end to run of lower pump prices

Three consecutive months of price reductions on the UK’s forecourts came to a halt in February as both petrol and diesel went up slightly.

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Supermarkets have given up fuel price competition claims RAC

Three of the big four supermarket groups appear to have stopped trying to compete with Asda on fuel prices, according to the RAC.

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RAC predicts further falls after petrol drops 5ppl in November

Despite the average price of petrol falling by more than 5ppl in November, the biggest monthly drop since January 2015, the RAC claims prices should fall by at least as much again.