Why do petrol prices vary around the UK?

Why do petrol prices vary around the UK?

The price of fuel mainly depends on the price of crude oil, however there are other factors that contribute to motorists spending more money filling up their cars. According to the experts, the main factor that determines petrol and diesel price variations around the UK is competition as well as supply and demand.

Why is Sainsburys fuel cheap?

Welcome to Sainsbury’s home We want to ensure our petrol stations remain competitive within their local area, offering customers a fair price wherever they live. We therefore adjust the price at each station using locally gathered pricing information.

Does Shell V Power Petrol make a difference?

Boosted 3x compared to Shell’s regular unleaded fuel. Helps to clean key fuel system components such as intake valves and/or fuel injectors from the build up of performance robbing deposits. Friction reducing molecules help critical parts of your engine.

What is Shell V Power petrol?

Shell V-Power is the brand name given to Shell’s enhanced high specification fuels for road motor vehicles including Shell V-Power Nitro+ and Shell V-Power Diesel. Introduced in Italy in 2001, Shell relaunched the fuel in March 2008, under the name Nitrogen-Enriched Shell V-Power, with nitrogen-containing detergents.

Which is better Shell V Power or BP Ultimate?

Shell V-Power has the highest ratings of the Super fuels so would be a good one to experiment with first. For diesel we would suggest BP Ultimate. Supermarkets and branded fuel comes from the same refineries and has to meet the same British and European standards.

Can I put Shell V Power NiTRO+ in my car?

Yes. The new Shell V-Power fuels are designed for use in whatever type of diesel or unleaded car you drive – whether it is old or new.

Is Shell 95 octane unleaded?

Premium Unleaded (95 RON) Despite the ‘Premium’ label, Premium Unleaded is actually the most commonly-used petrol across the UK and Europe, and is suitable for almost all petrol engines.

Can you mix different unleaded petrol?

Mixing different fuels will definitely harm your car. But mixing petrol with petrol is not a problem. However, mixing different fuels – say, petrol and diesel, is a bad idea. You must drive so your tank has about 5% fuel left before filling up with a different type of fuel.

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