Gas prices in Michigan declined 1 cent, after setting a new 2019-high of $2.49 per gallon on March 1. Michigan drivers are now paying an average price of $2.48 per gallon for regular unleaded - 5 cents more than a week ago and 33 cents more than this time last month.
Gas prices in Michiganare declining, after bouncing an average of 18 cents during the past week. The state average set a new 2019-high of $2.33 per gallon on Thursday, after wholesale gasoline prices surged 17 cents.
According to a recent survey of AAA Michigan members, the make and model of a car took the back seat to gas mileage as the single most important factor that will determine what kind of car AAA members will buy.
Imagine a time when you no longer go to the gas station to fuel up your car. Instead, you plug your car into an electrical outlet, or just fill up the tank with french fry oil. You may not have noticed, but that future is now.
With this year’s high gas prices, car shoppers have become less interested in SUVs. But some auto makers are trying to lure buyers back with new gasoline/electric hybrid SUVs that get better gas mileage than a typical compact car.
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