Motorists will usher in the New Year with more a little more in their pockets with the petrol price set to come down in January.
The Department of Energy on Friday announced that both grades of petrol 93 (ULP and LRP) and 95 (ULP and LRP) will decrease by R1.22 and R1.23 respectively.
The price of Diesel 0.05% sulphur will come down by R1.53 a litre while that of Diesel 0.005% sulphur is scheduled to come down by R1.55 a litre.
As of next Wednesday, a litre of 95 ULP will cost R14.01 a litre in Gauteng. This is the second consecutive fuel price drop recently.