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Cheap Gas Stations Great Bend KS

Filling up is causing American consumers escalating pain in the pocketbook, with average prices at the pump approaching $3 per gallon. The main reason for rising costs is the price of crude oil, followed by the cost of refining. If a gallon of gasoline costs $2.90, crude oil accounts for about $1.60. Refining costs add another 64 cents or so to a gallon of gasoline. Planning a trip to your favorite rv campground? Here are a few tips that will help you reach optimum rv fuel economy.

Deer Hollow
(785) 494-2478
3620 Legion Ln
Saint George, KS
Services
Service Stations,Gas Stations,Convenience Stores

Farmway Cooperative Inc
(785) 529-3645
205 E 1st St
Hunter, KS
Services
Service Stations,Gas Stations

Darrells Service
(785) 272-8451
4300 SW 21st St
Topeka, KS
Services
Towing Service,AC and Heating Repair,Fuel Injection Repair,Service Stations,Gas Stations

Farmway Cooperative Inc
(785) 374-4541
PO Box 256
Courtland, KS
Services
Service Stations,Gas Stations

Quiktrip Convenience Store
(316) 630-8122
12825 E 21st St N
Wichita, KS
Services
Service Stations,Gas Stations,Convenience Stores

Galva Cash Service
(620) 654-3761
110 W Highway 56
Galva, KS
Services
Fuel Injection Repair,Service Stations,Gas Stations,Convenience Stores

Frontier Equity Exchange
(785) 899-2375
1201 W Us Highway 24
Goodland, KS
Services
Service Stations,Gas Stations

Rileys FULL Service Phillips 66
(913) 648-1804
10640 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park, KS
Services
Fuel Injection Repair,Service Stations,Gas Stations

Bosselman Travel Center Of Colby
(785) 460-5832
1100 E Willow Ave
Colby, KS
 
Farmway Cooperative Inc
(785) 738-3244
1391 Leann Ln
Beloit, KS
Services
Service Stations,Gas Stations

How to Save Money on Gas

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How to Save Money on Gas for Your RV!

5 Ways to Get the Most Mileage Per Gallon Out of Your RV
Adam O’Connor

Filling up is causing American consumers escalating pain in the pocketbook, with average prices at the pump approaching $3 per gallon. The main reason for rising costs is the price of crude oil, followed by the cost of refining. If a gallon of gasoline costs $2.90, crude oil accounts for about $1.60. Refining costs add another 64 cents or so to a gallon of gasoline. Distribution and marketing costs account for about 11 cents per gallon, and taxes are about 55 cents per gallon. These prices are determined by the global market, which dictates how much people are willing to pay at any moment in time.

The spiraling cost of fuel is adversely affecting the uniquely American way to cruise the country – by recreational vehicle. RVer's love the ease of being able to drive their home anywhere they like and take pleasure in the amity that an RV campground offers. Getting an RV is an option you should consider if you want to drive extensively within the United States and are comfortable handling a big rig.

Considering how popular the RV lifestyle has become here are five ways to achieve the best RV fuel economy:

1. Find the gas station near where you camp that offers the cheapest gas and shop there first
2. Under-inflated tires require more energy to roll, so check your tire pressure
3. Prices usually rise on the weekend, so fill up on weekdays
4. Fill up at night: pumps deliver more gas when temperatures are lower
5. Fresh gas has more power than gas that may have become contaminated by just sitting there, so fill up at busy gas stations.

While we can’t do anything about the actual price of gasoline, we can do something about how often we need to buy it. Other tips for RV fuel economy include driving at steady speeds – you’re throwing energy away every time you hit your brakes, keeping your engine tuned – some mechanics estimate...

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