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I'm surprised at how many 30K Millionaires think like this though. As soon as gas prices started to rise many people couldn't afford to put gas in their Hummers anymore.
Yea, right now it costs me 3.39$/gal right now for premium for my Saab 9-5, and with an 18 gallon tank, it is not cheap to fill up. Last time I filled up from E it was ~62$.
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post #42 of 46
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Yea, right now it costs me 3.39$/gal right now for premium for my Saab 9-5, and with an 18 gallon tank, it is not cheap to fill up. Last time I filled up from E it was ~62$.
It would cost you double in pretty much all Europe. So, dont complain
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I'm surprised to the fact why people can't easily figure this out on their own..
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Yea, right now it costs me 3.39$/gal right now for premium for my Saab 9-5, and with an 18 gallon tank, it is not cheap to fill up. Last time I filled up from E it was ~62$.
LOL hardly expensive. It's £6.00 a gallon here in uk so thats $9.70 a GALLON. It costs me $131 to fill my audi which has the same size tank as any other medium sized car but were english and used to being ripped off in this country
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Exactly. You wouldn't buy a sports car to put 87 octane gas into it.
Indeed.
You either put the regular 95 octane like everybody else or go V-power with 99 octane.
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Indeed.
You either put the regular 95 octane like everybody else or go V-power with 99 octane.
V-Power is 101 over here. I know that' MON and not RON (or the other way round) but still.

On the other end of the scale, why put 101 octane in something with 100bhp.

So i would use 316kWh a year? 13p per unit... £41 a year to run my gfx card? I can live with that.
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