The silver Dodge Ram Warlock with the 5.7-liter V-8 Hemi engine must have looked pretty cute as gasoline prices hovered around $ 4 per liter. gallon. Now that gasoline tops $ 6 per gallon. gallon at some stations in the Los Angeles area, a bit of acid has been added to the mixture.
Record high petrol and diesel prices are burning driver budgets across the country, small cars or large ones. But filling a pickup truck or a truck-sized SUV burns hottest given the extra weight and lower fuel consumption that comes as a trade-off for utility and size.