Why you are going to have pay $2.00 a litre for petrol this weekend in some ...

Why you are going to have pay $2.00 a litre for petrol this weekend in some ...
Why you are going to have pay $2.00 a litre for petrol this weekend in some ...
Why you could be forced to fork out a record $2 a litre to fill up your car this weekend as petrol prices go 'through the roof' Petrol prices are set to skyrocket across Australia leading into the weekend The significant price hike is due to a huge increase in global crude oil prices In Queensland, some retailers are slugging drivers a jaw-dropping $1.80 a litre NRMA's Peter Khoury said some NSW residents will have to fork out $1.70 a litre  Petrol prices haven't been this high since the Global Financial Crisis in 2008 

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Australian drivers are preparing to be hit in the hip pocket when they fill up at the bowser this weekend with petrol prices set to skyrocket to $2 per litre in some capital cities.

The country is recording its highest prices since the global financial crisis in 2008 according to NRMA head of media Peter Khoury, with a huge spike in global crude oil prices to blame.

Singapore Mogas 95, a popular choice at Australian petrol stations, is currently trading at an all-time high price of over $90 a barrel. 

Mr Khoury said the price surge is a bitter pill to swallow for everyday Australians - especially those who have endured months of lockdown during the Covid pandemic.

'The concerning thing is there is no relief in sight, potentially until November,' he told Daily Mail Australia on Thursday.

Vehicle owners will be severely hit in the hip pocket when they fill up at the bowser this weekend, with petrol set to be a record $1.70 per litre in some capital cities such as NSW

Vehicle owners will be severely hit in the hip pocket when they fill up at the bowser this weekend, with petrol set to be a record $1.70 per litre in some capital cities such as NSW

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