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Old 05-12-2011, 06:22 PM   #1
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The best I could find today was $3.49....

What about you???

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Old 05-12-2011, 06:27 PM   #2
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We haven't seen prices that low in a while. It's around $4.00 per for 87 octane.
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Old 05-12-2011, 06:29 PM   #3
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$3.99 in central New York
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Old 05-12-2011, 06:32 PM   #4
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Old 05-12-2011, 06:39 PM   #5
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3.95 in Houston today.

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Old 05-12-2011, 06:40 PM   #6
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$3.62 is the lowest within the state, and $3.79 - $3.95 in town. (87 regular grade)
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Old 05-12-2011, 06:47 PM   #7
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Lowest in my area is around $4.27 for regular. If it goes any higher I'll start commuting to work by bicycle again.
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Old 05-12-2011, 06:54 PM   #8
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I checked Gasbuddy and around here: $1.41400 / litre = 5.35257226 US$ / US gallon.

That's for regular (87 octane, I think)
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Old 05-12-2011, 08:32 PM   #9
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The best I could find today was $3.49....

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I wasn't out shopping, but tomorrow or the day after I'll make sure I have a hundred bucks on me for gas. I'm just about on E
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Old 05-13-2011, 12:13 AM   #10
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If I had actually bought the truck I wanted a few years back instead of the much-more-sensible car that I now own (about 34mpg highway), I'm pretty sure I would cry every time I filled up the tank. Paying 40 bucks every time is bad enough. It's hovering right around $4 a gallon for regular here, too.
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Old 05-13-2011, 12:33 AM   #11
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The best I can get around here is £1.37 a litre or $2.26 a litre x 3.78541178=$8.5569231 a US gallon.
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Old 05-13-2011, 05:15 AM   #12
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It just hit $3.99 for 87.
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Old 05-13-2011, 07:22 AM   #13
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$4 per gallon. Same price as home heating oil at the beginning of this past winter.
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Old 05-13-2011, 07:31 AM   #14
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I just paid $4.06. It cost close to $70 to fill up my tank. As bad as we have it here in the US it seems it is nothing compared to Europe and other areas.
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Old 05-13-2011, 08:15 AM   #15
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When I was in Chicago mid-April, the price was 4.54. When I was in MN, the price was 3.85, when I was in Wisconsin, it was 3.95. The price in MN went down to 3.79 before I left on the 27th. The price where I live was 128.9/l yesterday--which is over $5/US gal I believe. I'm not driving unless I have to.
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Old 05-13-2011, 08:33 AM   #16
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I really like my 07 Ford Escape and was looking around the dealership this week while getting service. The salesman actually told me that most of the new ones sold are 4 cylinders now as a result of gas prices. I guess that's what I will be looking at when it comes time to trade.

I think here in Canada gas is even more expensive than the US. I have also noticed that food prices in grocery stores have been inflated as a result as well. In particular a lot of the fruits and vegetables have been painfully pricey lately.
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Old 05-13-2011, 08:36 AM   #17
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The best I can get around here is £1.37 a litre or $2.26 a litre x 3.78541178=$8.5569231 a US gallon.
But what octane is that gas? I noticed the gas was higher octane in Denmark than I can even get here in Quebec. And I'm pretty sure I would get better kilometrage in my Volvo with higher octane.

Aw phooey, I just looked up octane. We don't even measure that the same in Canada, the US, and Brazil as in most of the world.
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Old 05-13-2011, 08:47 AM   #18
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The best I can get around here is £1.37 a litre or $2.26 a litre x 3.78541178=$8.5569231 a US gallon.
What kind mileage (miles per gallon or Km per litre) can be achieved with a Morris Minor station wagon?
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Old 05-13-2011, 09:11 AM   #20
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Bill mate my Dad bought us an old Moggy Minor to repair etc when I was 14 yrs old, petrol cost 2/6 a UK gallon, 2/6 or half a crown was also known as half a dollar as there were 4 $ to the £ then.
I did not notice what it did to the gallon but after we had it sorted (skimmed head, widened and flowed ports and manifold, SU carb and straight through exhaust ect) it outran the local coppers Ford Anglia's
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