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Gas Prices

GaryL1 Wrote: Sep 18, 2012 12:30 PM
Exactly! The Smart toy car gets about 75 mpg in Europe because it is powered by a 3 cylinder Diesel. That engine does not meet US standards, so it gets a high-compression gasoline engine that gets 35 mpg ON PREMIUM!

Wow, are gas prices high. I have been doing a lot of driving lately. Recently I have been as far north as northern Minnesota, in Wisconsin and now Mississippi. I drive a diesel. Diesel around the US varies in price from $3.89 to as high as $4.40. Gasoline prices vary even more. I have seen it close to $5 a gallon in Chicago, which has some of the highest gas prices in the US. But, mostly it’s solidly in the low $4 per gallon range. The national average is in the high threes.

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