Cheap fuel station proves too good to be true

Sometimes something can seem just too good to be true and this was exactly the case at a certain petrol station in County Tyrone.

The station was operating as an illegal filling station and fuel laundering plant. It was selling fuel for just...

Cash-strapped Brits cut spending on fuel

It appears that Britons are feeling the pinch when it comes to motoring at the moment, with petrol sales falling to their lowest level in 23 years.

Government data has revealed that British drivers used 1.431 billion litres of petrol in February,...

Drivers dismayed as fuel prices continue to rise

Fuel prices are continuing to rise, with average prices of unleaded fuel reaching record highs of over 140 pence a litre.

The increases are being driven by problems regarding Iran and higher oil prices, with crude rising by 12 per cent since...

Car insurance costs prompt driver to downsize

The rising costs of car insurance is prompting many drivers to reconsider their choice of car.

This is according to recent research from Moneysupermarket.com, which has revealed that 65 per cent of motorists believe that their next choice of...

Motoring costs push need for competitive car insurance

A competitive price on car insurance premiums is all the more important as motoring costs continue to rise.

According to recent research from Sainsbury’s Car Insurance, the average car owner is spending around £1,720 a year to fuel...

Fuel efficiency most important factor for half of car shoppers

More than half of motorists consider fuel efficiency to be the most important factor when buying a new car.

A survey by car insurance provider Swinton, revealed that the amount of fuel a new car consumes has the biggest influence on the purchasing...

AA welcomes pre-Budget fuel duty decision for car insurance customers

Car insurance customers face a "bumpy ride" in the New Year when the VAT increase hits them at the pumps, according to the AA. Responding to yesterday's pre-Budget report, the organisation's representatives also welcomed the chancellor's...

Fuel prices and car parking fees sting festive shoppers

Parking fees and rising fuel prices mean car insurance customers in the UK are set to spend around £8 million driving to the shops and £70 million parking...

AA credit card offer to ease pain of rising fuel prices

UK car insurance customers keen to save some pennies ahead of the festive season are being offered a recession-busting deal by AA Financial Services.

The new AA...

Fuel duty rise deferred for six months

Filling up with petrolPrior to his first budget, Alistair Darling decided to delay applying the 2p charge...