MANHATTAN, Kan (KSNT) – Your pockets is most probably feeling the consequences of the excessive gasoline costs throughout Kansas this summer season. Based on AAA Kansas, gasoline costs within the state are on the highest they’ve been since 2014.
However even with the excessive costs, folks nonetheless have plans to hit the highway after being caught at dwelling for almost a yr.
“Primarily based on some surveys we’ve got carried out of vacationers just lately, individuals are not going to be dissuaded from touring even with the upper gasoline costs right here, folks appear able to go, able to get out of the home and go to some locations and go to some those that they perhaps haven’t seen in a yr,” mentioned Shawn Steward, a spokesperson for AAA Kansas.
It isn’t all unhealthy information although, as the info launched by AAA additionally reveals that Kansas presently has the seventh-lowest gasoline costs within the nation.
AAA does have a listing of fuel-saving suggestions, like avoiding extreme idling and dashing, you may view all 10 by clicking here.
In case you are planning to journey this weekend, or this summer season, take into account budgeting some more money for fueling your car.