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Gas At $5 A Gallon: How Will That Affect You?

Gas At $5 A Gallon: How Will That Affect You?

Every winter, analysts publish gloom-and-doom warnings about summer gas prices, but most of the time, those predictions turn out to be extreme. However, according to a report on CNN, things are worse than usual this year, and prices at the pumps soon could hit $5 a gallon. Most of us remember the... read more

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You're Driving Less, Aren't You? Road Travel Dips To Historic Lows

According to the Federal Highway Administration, U.S. drivers are spending less time on the road than they have in eight years. The data comes from August 2011, during which... read more October 25, 2011 by  0


 
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Gas Prices Holding Steady, U.S. Motorists Driving Less

Gas prices remain higher than year-ago levels, but they're holding relatively steady. Nevertheless, it appears that many American drivers aren't willing to spend more on gas;... read more September 13, 2011 by  2


 
2012 Chrysler 300 SRT8

2012 Chrysler 300, August Car Sales, VW Nils: Car News Headlines

A single-seat electric car from VW has broken cover, nearly two weeks before its official reveal: Volkswagen Nils Electric Car Concept: 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show While car... read more September 1, 2011 by  0


 
Hurricane Irene

Gas Prices Up Slightly Over Labor Day Weekend: Irene To Blame?

If you're packing the coolers, the picnic blankets, and the rooftop carrier—and heading out on the road over the Labor Day holiday weekend, be glad that you're not... read more August 31, 2011 by  0


 
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Attention WalMart Shoppers: Retailer Discounting Gasoline

WalMart, the retail giant best known for selling things at lower prices than the competition, feels you pain at the pump. If you live in Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois... read more June 30, 2011 by  2


 
2012 Honda Civic Hybrid, road test, Spring 2011

2012 Honda Civic Ultimate Guide: Reviews, Gas Mileage, Videos

While the launch of the all-new 2012 Honda Civic was slowed somewhat by the after-effects of the Feburary earthquake and tsunami in Japan, 2012 model cars are now in... read more June 8, 2011 by  1


 
'Oil Barrels, 2008' (detail) by Chris Jordan

OPEC Says Production To Remain Steady; Gas Prices Too?

There’s bad news this morning for drivers awaiting cheaper gas: the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has reached a decision to maintain current... read more June 8, 2011 by  1


 
Dan Akerson

Gas Tax: Should We Pay $1 More? #YouTellUs

Gas taxes are a sore subject this week, whether you're the president of the United States or the CEO of GM. The economy is staggering, and gas prices are fluctuating near $4... read more June 8, 2011 by  1


 
Dan Akerson, GM CEO as of September 1, 2010

Blunt-Talking GM CEO Akerson Calls For Higher Gas Taxes

When GM CEO Dan Akerson told the Detroit News last week that the federal gas tax on vehicles should be raised as much as $1 per gallon to encourage consumers to buy more... read more June 7, 2011 by  0


 
Dan Akerson, GM CEO as of September 1, 2010

GM CEO Akerson: Raise Taxes On Gasoline

General Motors CEO Dan Akerson would like to see a federal gas tax of as much as $1.00 per gallon, as it would drive consumers to purchase more fuel efficient vehicles... read more June 7, 2011 by  44


 
T. Boone Pickens with President Barack Obama

Mississippi’s Barbour Accuses Obama Of Inflating Gas Prices

Back in January 2009, when President Obama was sworn in, the price of gas wasn't much over $2 a gallon. Now, the national average is around the $4 mark (though settling... read more June 6, 2011 by  7


 
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Memorial Day Weekend Travel Won't Be Damped By Gas Prices

Gas prices may still be near their peaks of $4 a gallon--or higher in the usual states--but Memorial Day road tripping won't be down as a result, says the AAA. The travel... read more May 26, 2011 by  0


 
Gas pump

Better Gas Mileage: Ten Easy Tips For Big Savings

While gas prices are on their way down, there's not a whole lot of relief yet—at least not in time for the busy Memorial Day holiday travel weekend. According to a... read more May 24, 2011 by  3


 
Road Trip

Memorial Day Gas Prices: Down Somewhat, But Still Affecting Travel

Gas prices could fall another ten cents or more in the next week, but experts anticipate that budget-strapped households are going to be cautious about Memorial Day Weekend... read more May 23, 2011 by  0


 
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Study: Realtors Confirm Gas Prices Are Changing U.S. Housing Demand

The word is already out that Americans would probably be healthier (and probably a lot happier) if we had shorter daily commutes. Now it seems that the cost pressure of... read more May 20, 2011 by  2


 

 
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