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Automobile Driving Costs
   Overview
The "Your Driving Costs" report from the American Automobile Association (AAA) provides estimates of annual driving costs for five representative vehicles: a compact car, a mid-sized car, a large car, a light truck, and a mini-van. Operating costs per mile and ownership costs per year are estimated. Total cost per mile is given for vehicles driven 10,000, 15,000, and 25,000 annually.

Available data series include 1) estimated cost of gas and oil, maintenance and tires per mile and 2) estimated cost of insurance, license, registration, taxes, and depreciation per year.

Visit the Automobile Driving Costs.
   Coverage
Driving costs estimates are for the U.S.
   Availability
 
 
First Year1992
Last Year2002
FrequencyAnnual
 
   Summary Tables
 
   National Transportation Statistics
 
Average Cost of Owning and Operating an Automobile (Assuming 15, 000 Vehicle-Miles per Year)
 
   Related Links
 
American Public Transportation Association
Daily Fuel Gauge Report
 
 
   Data Source and Contacts
 
Data Provider AgencyAmerican Automobile Association
Data Provider OfficeDriving Costs Report
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