September 13, 2019

Motorists are ‘right to feel angry’ as petrol pump prices only fall slightly last month despite the substantial drop in wholesale costs, says RAC.

The average price of the UK’s petrol and diesel dropped marginally in August, but garages chose not to fully pass on the...

August 6, 2019

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.

Luckily though, pump prices are still cheaper than they were at the start of June as only 1.55p went on...

July 4, 2019

Four months of rising fuel prices finally came to an end in June, with the price of both petrol and diesel falling dramatically due to the cost of oil dipping to $62, RAC Fuel Watch data shows.

The average price of unleaded dropped 3p a litre from 130.67p to 127.62p,...

May 19, 2019

Government data shows that the UK’s average price of a litre of petrol stands at £1.28, while diesel costs £1.35. 

This means the cost of filling the tank of a 55-litre petrol taxi has increased by nearly £4 in the past six weeks, and more than £2 for diesel cars.

The la...

May 4, 2019

The average price of petrol rocketed by a shocking 5.44p a litre in April making for the second worst monthly rise since 2000, adding £3 to the cost of filling up an average family car.

Data from RAC Fuel Watch shows a litre of unleaded shot up from 122.62p to 128.06p...

April 30, 2019

Danes have seen hydrogen taxis hit the streets of Copenhagen today as eight new fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEV) lead the way in reducing the Danish capitals taxi fleet to zero emissions by 2025.

The Toyota Mirai taxis are seen as the latest alternative to vehicles po...

March 31, 2019

100 new charging stations planned at a cost of £1 billion

GRIDSERVE have announced plans to build a UK-wide network of more than 100 Electric Forecourts® designed specifically for the needs of electric vehicle (EV) drivers, delivering convenient, ultra-fast, low cost ch...

March 30, 2019

We have taken delivery of a newly converted LPG cab this week and drivers can come and have a look and even take it for a spin if you book an appointment in advance.

The LTDA recently had another LPG cab to test out for a week and we all found it a solid cab to work i...

March 5, 2019

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

Data from RAC Fuel Watch shows the UK average price of a litre of petrol increased by just under a penny (0.88p) to 120.42p by th...

February 28, 2019

Could the available funding be the right move for you?

Transport for London have announced that the £2.5million grant funding for repowering London TX4 Euro 5 taxis to autogas LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gas) – which was announced just before Christmas – has been doubled t...

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