Independence Day Gas Prices Set to Be the Highest in Four Years

Independence Day Gas Prices Set to Be the Highest in Four Years

Last week, The News Wheel wrote about a survey from AAA that predicted…

American Motorists Set to Spend 7 Percent of Their Income on Gas This Summer

American Motorists Set to Spend 7 Percent of Their Income on Gas This Summer

One of the largest and most consistent costs that consumers face on…

Upcoming Summer Season Projected to Have the Most Expensive Gas Prices Since 2014

Upcoming Summer Season Projected to Have the Most Expensive Gas Prices Since 2014

Following the economic recession that affected the country in the late 2000s,…

Why Are Gas Prices Rising? National Average Expected to Hit $2.80 in May

Why Are Gas Prices Rising? National Average Expected to Hit $2.80 in May

If you’ve stopped by a gas pump in the last few months…

Nationwide Average Fuel Economy Fell to 25 MPG in December

Nationwide Average Fuel Economy Fell to 25 MPG in December

Take a look at any automotive sales report from 2017 and you’ll…

What If We Raised the Gasoline Tax?

What If We Raised the Gasoline Tax?

In the US, it is no secret that our roads and bridges…

Report Predicts Fall of Oil to Alternative Transport Fuels as OPEC Argues Over Production Freeze

Report Predicts Fall of Oil to Alternative Transport Fuels as OPEC Argues Over Production Freeze

OPEC is facing many threats right now. The first, and largest, of these…

Semis Are Getting Greener: EPA/NHTSA’s ‘Phase 2’ Emissions Standards Explained

Semis Are Getting Greener: EPA/NHTSA’s ‘Phase 2’ Emissions Standards Explained

When we talk about increasing fuel efficiency standards, usually we are referring…

French Electric Car Makers Jump on Gas Shortage

French Electric Car Makers Jump on Gas Shortage

France is in real trouble. After the French government used emergency powers…

Oil-Dependent Venezuela Falls Apart as It Spends $45 Million a Year on Formula 1 Driver

Oil-Dependent Venezuela Falls Apart as It Spends $45 Million a Year on Formula 1 Driver

When talking about falling oil prices, we have primarily focused on its…

Study Estimates US Roof Racks Waste 100 Million Gallons of Fuel Each Year

Study Estimates US Roof Racks Waste 100 Million Gallons of Fuel Each Year

When it comes to transporting large, unwieldy objects such as canoes, boards,…

Thanks, Sugar: Modified Sugarcane May Make Better Biodiesel

Thanks, Sugar: Modified Sugarcane May Make Better Biodiesel

As carmakers and regulators push for lower emissions and increasingly fuel-efficient vehicles,…

WeFuel and Other Startups Fight to Bring You Gas

WeFuel and Other Startups Fight to Bring You Gas

These days, you can get just about anything delivered to you. The…

Low Gas Prices May Empty Downtown Areas

Low Gas Prices May Empty Downtown Areas

As those of us normal consumers rejoice at the ever-falling gas prices…

May Cause Global Warming—Canadian Gas Pumps May Get Warning Labels

May Cause Global Warming—Canadian Gas Pumps May Get Warning Labels

Remember back when people realized that smoking cigarettes was, like, super bad…

Gas Use Suspected in Robbery of Jenson Button and Wife

Gas Use Suspected in Robbery of Jenson Button and Wife

Being robbed is never fun. Being gassed is never fun. Being robbed…

Free at Last: Oregonians May Soon be Able to Legally Pump Their Own Gas

Free at Last: Oregonians May Soon be Able to Legally Pump Their Own Gas

Believe it or not, the strangest thing about Oregon isn’t Portland—it’s the…

Pump It: The Misunderstood Benefits of Premium Gasoline

Pump It: The Misunderstood Benefits of Premium Gasoline

For most of us, premium gasoline is just that other, more expensive…

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