Petrol myths, busted
Posted July 17, 2019
RACV experts debunk 10 of the most common petrol myths.
So we all know it’s cheaper to buy petrol on a Tuesday, right? Wrong.
The cheaper-on-a-Tuesday myth is just one of the common misconceptions many of us have about petrol – along with manual cars being more economical to drive and the dangers of using your mobile phone while filling up at the pump. And with petrol prices peaking at near-record highs in recent months, it’s never been more important to separate myth from fact.
We asked RACV’s manager of vehicle engineering Michael Case to debunk 10 of the most common myths about petrol.