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AAA Says Gas Prices Should Decline After Summer

Now that the summer travel season has come to an end, AAA Mid-Atlantic says gasoline prices should start to decline due to weaker demand.

09/16/2013

2012 Toyota Prius (credit: Toyota Motor Corporation)

The Good Ol’ Days: When Gas Was 93 Cents Per Gallon

In this edition of AutoNSider with Daryl Killian, Daryl discusses hybrids and alternative fuels.

06/19/2013

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Waiting For Gas Prices To Dip Lower? You Shouldn’t

Although oil prices have dipped below $100 a barrel, experts say relief at the gas pump is unlikely.

05/31/2012

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Putting Regular In Your Premium Car? Think Twice

Saving a little now on premium gas could come back to haunt motorists down the road.

05/21/2012

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Are Gas Prices Heading To $5 A Gallon?

Things in the Middle East, while never good, have gone from bad to worse. Many signs now point to a possible spike in gas prices.

01/05/2012

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Md. Woman Dies After Catching Fire In Backyard

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says a Mount Airy woman is dead after she caught fire in her backyard.

11/10/2011

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Warning: Pumping Gas Can Be Seriously Bad For Your Health

We all know that exhaust fumes do bad things to us and our planet, and that gasoline fumes contain carcinogens, but the biggest risk to your health might come from the gas pump itself, not […]

11/04/2011

First 2011 Nissan Leaf delivered to buyer, San Francisco, Dec 2010, photo by Eugene Lee

Why Offer Electric Cars? Because They Sell More Gasoline Cars

Amidst supposedly slow sales–actually limited mostly by low production–one benefit to automakers of offering electric cars has nothing to do with cars that plug in. Not only do electric cars attract radically different buyers to […]

10/14/2011

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Man Severely Burned In Brooklyn Park House Explosion

Officials say gasoline in the basement of the home in the 100-block of Franklin Avenue exploded on Saturday evening.

09/18/2011

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Md. Lawmakers To Attempt Another Gas Tax Hike

Drivers now taxed 23.5 cents a gallon could see that raised between five and 10 cents a gallon. Tacking the 6 percent state sales tax to the wholesale price is another option.

09/16/2011

2009 Mercedes-Benz ML320 BlueTEC Preview

Adding Urea To Clean Diesel Cars: Can I Just Pee In The Tank?

We get punchy around High Gear Media occasionally, and sometimes we BS back and forth about topics less salubrious than, say, fuel efficiency and lowering our oil dependency. Which is how the following question came […]

07/18/2011

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