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Average gas prices--August 18, 2008

Consumer Reports News: August 18, 2008 06:02 PM

Gas prices decline another week.

[Click here for the latest average gas prices on Consumer Reports Online.]

National retail fuel price averages

Price Change from last week
Regular gasoline/gallon $3.74 .07
Diesel fuel/gallon $4.21 .15

Regional regular gasoline prices

Price Change from last week
East Coast $3.70 .10
  -New England $3.73 .11
  -Central Atlantic $3.73 .11
  -Lower Atlantic $3.67 .08
Midwest $3.71 .02
Gulf Coast $3.60 .09
Rocky Mountain $3.89 .07
West Coast $3.98 .08
  -California $4.04 .08

Source: Energy Information Administration, 8/18/08

For more information on saving fuel see our reports on how to get the best gas mileage and where to find the cheapest gas.

Aaron Bailey

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