Asda has announced that its cutting up to 3p a litre from the price of both unleaded and diesel, making fuel prices the lowest they have been in over a year.
An ease in global oil prices coupled with the supermarket’s ongoing commitment to help lower the cost of living will be good news for hard pressed motorists. The move from Asda is the latest price means its fuel prices have cumulatively dropped by up to 11p since their peak in April.
Drivers filling up at any of Asda’s 195 forecourts nationwide will pay no more than 129.7p per litre for unleaded and 134.7p per litre for diesel.
Andy Peake, Asda’s director of petrol trading, said: “Motorists will be pleased to know fuel is now at the lowest price in over a year as prices have fallen 11p since their peak in April.
“Unlike other retailers, our price cuts benefit everyone across the country, meaning that no-one filling up at Asda will be forced to pay a premium for their fuel.”