Category Archives: gas prices

Can 1 Million Drivers Be Wrong?

It was back in 2008 when I first conceived of the Galculator™ — a mapping application that estimates fuel costs for car trips based on real time gas prices along a route. At the time US average gas prices had soared above … Continue reading

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Snowbirds Will Save Over 30% on Fuel Costs on Trips South This Winter

But Savings May Be Offset by Tolls For those travelers planning road trips to the warm sunny beaches along the Gulf of Mexico or to the theme parks in Orlando, they’ll benefit from a substantial savings over last year as … Continue reading

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New Gettysburg Trip Planner Launched in Honor of Sesquicentennial

Available Exclusively on Military Times Microsite Commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the Historic Civil War Battle It’s not too late to play your July 4th holiday trip to Gettysburg, and in honor of the sesquicentennial of the famous battle, considered … Continue reading

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The Cost of Going to Disney Parks Just Increased With New Rate Hikes

But Lower Gas Prices Should Help Offset Some of the Costs for Drivers According to USA Today ticket prices for Walt Disney World and Disneyland increased as much as 15% over the weekend with a $6 increase at the Magic Kingdom … Continue reading

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Kmart the Latest Retailer to Offer Gas Discounts

Funny TV Commercial Promoting Gas Saving Goes Viral A video promoting Kmart’s $.30 per gallon savings on purchases over $50 has gone viral on YouTube and is already up to over 4 million views.  This follows an earlier viral hit … Continue reading

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Record Gas Prices, Frigid Temps Kickoff Spring Break 2013

Thank Goodness We Added Weather Forecasts to Cost2Drive! The unofficial start of Spring Break 2013 gets underway on a bit of a low note as gas prices approach $4 per gallon and an unseasonable cold front has pushed frigid air … Continue reading

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Planning a European Vacation? Let Cost2Drive Help Plan the Trip

It’s inevitable that this time of year Americans begin dreaming of Tuscan hill towns, Provincial lavender fields and sweeping European country estates, and if summer 2013 is similar to 2012 over 5 millions US tourists will flock to Europe this … Continue reading

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Record Gas Prices, New Toll Systems Await Spring Break Travelers

New Road Trip Planners Help College Students Plan Spring Break WOO HOO!! It’s that time of year again and as temperatures plunge across much of the US, anticipation rises among college students eager to leave their frigid campuses behind and … Continue reading

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Can Websites Influence Search Behavior?

The Evidence is Compelling For startups launching new Websites making sure they can be found in search engines is an absolute imperative.   Here at C2G we certainly put a lot of thought into this when we launched Cost2Drive as … Continue reading

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Oh the Weather Outside is Frightful….

…and here at C2G we want to make things delightful, and so we’re very excited to announce that on the cusp of the holidays we’ve now added weather information to our popular Cost2Drive trip planning application.  If you’re one of … Continue reading

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