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Nationwide, gas prices dropped as it got close to Labor Day. Are prices still lower than usual? The map above, courtesy of Mapquest, can help you find the cheapest gas near your home, or along whatever route you're driving back home from the holiday weekend.
And remember: In addition to scouting our cheap options, you might be able to control how much gas your car burns. AAA offered these tips:
- Properly inflate your tires
- Avoid flooring the accelerator and slamming on the brakes
- Drive the speed limit
- Keep up-to-date on routine vehicle maintenance