Gasoline prices have gone up more than 8 cents
US gasoline prices have gone up more than 8 cents across the country the last two weeks and are up 69 cents so far this year, according to a survey released Sunday.
The average cost of self-serve regular on Friday was $2.87, according to the latest Lundberg Survey of 7,000 gas stations across the country.
A gallon of mid-grade gasoline averaged about $2.98, and premium was $3.09.
Prices were about 15 cents below the all-time record in August 2006, when regular gas averaged $3.03 per gallon.