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An inside look at summer blend fuel– and how it affects your wallet

As most drivers know, gas prices often go up during the summer months starting around Memorial Day. Summer travel creates an increase in demand, refineries have to undergo spring maintenance which limits production, and natural disasters like hurricanes can disrupt international distribution chains. But gasoline sold during the summer is also chemically different than gas […]

The Cost of Running On Empty

Driving around with the low fuel light on is one of those things that happens from time to time. We all know we shouldn’t do it, but it could end up costing you more than you think. Here’s why: 1) The gauge isn’t always accurate. This one is pretty obvious. In addition to costly repairs, […]

Gas Price Hikes: An Inside Look at Summer Blend Fuel

By Kate Bergeron (July 24, 2017) Unfortunately for drivers, gas prices often go up during the summer, starting around Memorial Day. Summer travel creates an increase in demand, refineries have to undergo spring maintenance which limits production, and natural disasters like hurricanes can disrupt international distribution chains. But gasoline sold during the summer is also […]

5 Money Saving Car Maintenance Tips for the Average Driver

Your automobile is a big investment. Whether you own your car outright, or you’re still paying monthly to payoff or lease your vehicle, no car comes without maintenance expenses. Not to mention the gas prices that are still much higher than we would like them to be! At V&F Auto, we understand your pain. We […]