Each week the RAC Foundation publishes its latest fuel fact sheet which sets out the latest pump prices, rates of fuel taxation and cost of crude oil. More detailed and interactive fuel charts are available in the data section.
A diesel scrappage scheme aimed at taking the most polluting cars off the road is likely to be costly and ineffective.
The government's Plug-in Car Grant scheme has been running since 1 January 2011. Under the scheme buyers of cars emitting less than 75 gCO2/km are eleigible for a grant of up to £5,000 (or 25% of the vehicle purchase price).
Plotting the cost of fuel on the forecourt and at the refinery gate.
The RAC Foundation has appeared before the House of Commons Petitions Committee as part of its inquiry into the cost of car insurance for young people. The inquiry was triggered after more than 180,000 people signed a petition calling for the cost of car insurance for young drivers to be capped.