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Old 03-20-2011, 11:48 PM
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Hard to calculate miles per gallon with the varied octane and grade costs, so how about miles per dollar?

I got 4.7 miles per dollar today. (16.8 mpg)
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Hard to calculate miles per gallon with the varied octane and grade costs, so how about miles per dollar?

I got 4.7 miles per dollar today. (16.8 mpg)
Must be nice to buy gas that cheap!
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Man, it hurts to think about it that way... lol
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3.69 miles per dollar right here. Its sucks so much having to use winter fuel and our stupid high fuel prices. I know Alberta's aren't as bad as other places, so I can only imagine the pain.
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If you really want to get technical, factor in your insurance and payment (if you have one) into that equation. Then let those tears roll. I did this with my jeep and it averaged out to about 15 bucks every time i turned the key for one week... Gas was still in the 90 cents per litre then too.
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I wont even contemplate that cost. I still like to think in terms of SMILES per gallon. Nothing beats trompin' down on that skinny pedal and watching the cop behind you try to catch up... oh wait... scratch that
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Everytime I take off from a light now I will look at the dollars flying out of my tailpipe!!!
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