Life is getting expensive…SERIOUSLY! Inflation is forcing us to swim in pools of debt and bills are running in like endless tidal waves. Why can’t the rand just “man-up” against the US dollar already? Sorry to be the bearer of bad news, but the race continues – petrol prices are increasing this month!

BUT before you panic…take a deep breath and relax. You don’t have to wear your running shoes to work just yet. According to the Automobile Association (AA) there will only be a slight increase in petrol prices this November.

Here are the AA’s expected petrol prices for November:


Petrol October official November expected
93 Petrol R13.74 R13.76
95 Petrol R14.01 R14.03
0.05% Diesel (wholesale) R12.13 R12.41


Below we’ve got a few useful tips to help you deal with the increased petrol prices:


If you follow these cool tips, you’ll be alright. Just remember not to overfill your petrol tank before the petrol prices increase.


Did you know?

According to various sources, overfilling your petrol tank is not only bad for your car and your pocket, but for the environment as well. When your petrol tank is overfilled, it is almost a certainty that some petrol will evaporate or be spilled. That’s literally money down the drain.

We hope you follow these tips and save some petrol. Safe travels!