Drivers go to Mexico for cheaper gasoline
April 7, 2022
As gasoline prices across the US continue to rise, Americans are looking for cheaper ways to fill their tanks - and some are even seeking deals in another country.
In the US state of California, which consistently ranks among the highest in the nation for gasoline prices, some are heading across the US-Mexico border in search of savings.
Even before Russia's invasion of Ukraine in late February, the cost of gas in the US was ticking upwards. According to the US Department of Labor, gasoline prices rose 40% from January 2021 to January 2022.
Russia is the world's third-biggest oil producer a...