autoblog.com Gas prices traditionally take a dive come winter, as demand cools faster than the daily temperature and producers switch to the cheaper "winter blend" of gas. That, however, doesn't account for the precipitous fall in prices, with 2014's nationwide average $3.69 high point, to last week's average of just $2.79. In fact, prices are expected to dive even further in the coming weeks. According to Bloomberg, fuel prices in parts of the US could be set to plunge even further than they already have, hitting numbers that haven't been seen since the global economy began it's slow trudge out of the Great Recession, back in 2009. That could mean gas going for $2 a gallon. In fact, some fueling stations in the south and Midwest are already shilling dino juice for just $2.20 a gallon. "We could see the cheapest one percent of stations get within a few pennies of $1.99 over the next two weeks," Patrick DeHaan, an analyst at GasBuddy, told Bloomberg. "We'll see at least one station in the nation at $2 by Christmas. And that's not really a prediction at all. That's more like a certainty." to read more: autoblog.com
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