The average price of gasoline in the Charlotte-metro region dipped this week to $3.87 a gallon. Down 8 cents from last week, prices are still more than $1 higher than the same time last year.
The cheapest price for regular unleaded gasoline so far this week as posted on GasBuddy.com were:
• Tesh’s, 9000 Hambright Road, Huntersville: $3.79
• Marathon, 20008 W. Catawba Ave., Cornelius: $3.82
• Shell, 1300 W. Sugar Creek Road, Charlotte: $3.79
The highest prices were found at:
BP, 101 Statesville Road, Huntersville: $3.94
BP, 18405 Statesville Road, Cornelius: $3.86
GasBuddy is a user-updated network of websites that follow prices at more than 125,000 gasoline stations in the United States and Canada. The Herald Weekly will continue to spotlight the changes in gasoline prices at local stations as costs remain high.