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AAA Reports Many Driving Habits Changed



BURNSVILLE -April 24, 2013- (TEC News) - According to AAA, many Minnesota drivers have changed their driving habits due to the price of gas. About 46 percent believe that $3 is too high for the price and the state average is reached $3.45 in some cases.

AAA Consumer Track-Open Ended Survey Results-What price is too high for gas?
46 percent ------> $3.00/gal. is too high
61 percent ------> $3.50/gal. is too high
90 percent ------> $4.00/gal. is too high

AAA Consumer Tracks-Change of Driving Habits
86 percent ------> Driving less
71 percent ------> Reducing shopping or dining out
54 percent ------> Driving a more fuel efficient car
53 percent ------> Delaying major purchases
39 percent ------> Working closer to home
33 percent ------> Carpooling
15 percent ------> Using public transportation more regularly
18 percent ------> Other

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