This Gas Station Might Be the Cheapest in the US -

This Gas Station Might Be the Cheapest in the US  The cheapest gas in the country is apparently in Spring, Texas, for $2.25 a gallon. At a Phillips 66 station, gas is more than 50 cents lower than the state average. The national average is $2.99, according to the Energy Department’s weekly release, down 27 cents from a year ago. The Spring station operators told ABC station KTRK-TV that nearby Houston-based Phillips 66 Co. sets their price. To purchase gasoline at $2.25, however, you have to have a free Phillips 66 gift card. Otherwise, it’s $2.35. The station has been selling the cheapest in GasBuddy’s system for almost a week, said Patrick DeHaan, senior petroleum analyst. He said low prices are frequently attributed to low overhead costs and taxes, when owners pass along savings.

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Hammer Time Rewind: The Toyota Reality

Hammer Time Rewind: The Toyota Reality

A quarter century ago, give or take a year, my brother Paul became the first in the family to drive a Toyota. A 1984 Toyota Celica-Supra. It was a true shifting of gears for the Lang Gang. Everyone up to that time had bought a GM. Mom and Dad drove Cadillacs (only one saw 100k). The eldest one had a Monte Carlo (a.k.a. Crapo) that didn’t see the road half the time. Second in line had a Regal (a.k.a. the dying diesel) that ended up stolen and trashed in the Grand Canyon. He actually felt sorry for the canyon.

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