Retailer cuts another 2ppl off unleaded and 1ppl off diesel
- Asda drops its national price cap meaning drivers will pay no more than 112.7ppl (2p cut) on unleaded and diesel at 118.7ppl (1p cut) across its 245 filling stations.
- Retailer cuts fuel ten times since end of September, taking 14ppl off unleaded and 11ppl off diesel led by a further fall in oil prices.
With oil prices continuing to fall, Asda once again brings further festive cheer to drivers as it announces for the second time in a week, a further price cut on fuel. Effective from Saturday 13th December, Asda’s new national price cap sees unleaded down to 112.7ppl and 118.7ppl on diesel, lowest fuel prices since October 2010.
Asda has led the way with fuel price cuts as soon as oil prices have come down, and over the past three months the price of unleaded and diesel purchased from the supermarket has fallen by 14ppl and 11ppl respectively, putting much needed cash back in motorists’ pockets.
How Asda’s National Price cap has fallen in the past two months:
|Sunday 28th Sept||126.7ppl||129.7ppl|
|Tuesday 30th Sept||124.7ppl||128.7ppl|
|Tuesday 14th Oct||123.7ppl||126.7ppl|
|Friday 17th Oct||122.7ppl||126.7ppl|
|Tuesday 28th October||120.7ppl||124.7ppl|
|Friday 7th November||119.7ppl||123.7ppl|
|Saturday 29th November||117.7ppl||121.7ppl|
|Saturday 6th December||115.7ppl||119.7ppl|
|Wednesday 10th December||114.7ppl||119.7ppl|
|Saturday 13th December||112.7ppl||118.7ppl|
|Total||14 pence per litre||11 pence per litre|
Drivers filling up at any of Asda’s 245 forecourts nationwide will benefit from the retailer’s new national price cap on diesel and unleaded, meaning motorists will pay no more than 112.7 pence per litre on unleaded and 118.7 pence per litre for diesel.
Andy Peake, Asda’s Petrol Trading Director said, “Asda are again leading the way with our second price cut on fuel this week, we know how important it is to pass savings back into motorists’ pockets as soon as oil prices fall, which is why this is our tenth price cut since September.”
“Plus Asda don’t have a postcode lottery on fuel meaning no matter where customers live, they will benefit from the same fuel price with our national price cap of 112.7ppl for unleaded and 118.7ppl for diesel”.
Whilst other supermarkets will follow the fuel drop, Asda is the only retailer that has a national price cap on fuel, ensuring every single one of our customers knows the maximum price they will pay at the pump regardless of where they live.