Fuel Price & Efficiency News
The congestion charge in London may result in some used cars suffering from a loss in value, it has been claimed.
Some unscrupulous drivers are turning to stealing petrol from forecourts to meet the rising costs of car ownership; they simply fill up and then drive away without paying.
Alternative fuel is becoming more of a valid option to drivers in the UK as a result of the credit crunch, it has been claimed.
With more and more motorists in the UK taking holidays in the UK due to rising costs of air travel it is important to keep an eye on the cost of fuel, according to the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM).
Businessmen and women looking to cut their motoring bills should consider whether their journeys are necessary before getting in the car, a new report suggests.
A number of drivers in the UK would be happy to go green in the future, it has been claimed. Research from EDF Energy has found that more than 17.5 million people would switch their vehicle for an environmentally-friendly one.
New research has revealed that motorists choosing to fill their vehicles with superfuels at the petrol station may not necessarily see significant improvements in economy. A study conducted by What Car?
Perhaps understandably, improved fuel performance is the number one technological innovation on the top of EU drivers' wish list.
Car insurance customers who may be worried about financial pressures at the moment could benefit from car-sharing, it has been suggested.
Petrol station operators have reported increasing numbers of criminals fixing fake plates to their cars and driving away from pumps without paying. The scam is becoming more and more worthwhile, as fuel prices continue to rise.