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Motorists on Roads for Memorial Day Weekend Predicted to Be Highest Since 2005

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The number of Americans traveling by car for the Memorial Day holiday will hit a 12-year high this year, fueled by a growing economy and relatively low gasoline prices, the nation's largest motorists' advocacy group said May 17.

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May 17, 2017
Business

US Motor Travel Rises by 2.9% in September Amid Low Gasoline Prices

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U.S. motorists logged 2.9% more miles in September versus last year, new federal data showed, continuing a record-setting pace amid low gasoline prices and lower unemployment.

Jarrett Renshaw | Reuters
December 5, 2016
Business, Safety, Government

Road Travel Rises by 2.6% in April, US DOT Reports

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U.S. road travel rose by 2.6% in April compared to a year ago, according to data released June 23 by the U.S. Department of Transportation.

Jarrett Renshaw | Reuters
June 23, 2016
Business

Motorists to Hit Roads on Memorial Day in Near Record Numbers, AAA Says

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The number of Americans traveling by car for the Memorial Day holiday will hit an 11-year high this year, fueled by a growing economy and low gasoline prices, the nation's largest motorists' advocacy group said on May 20.

Jarrett Renshaw | Reuters
May 20, 2016
Business

Motor Travel Rises at Record Pace in February

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U.S. motor travel surged at a record pace in February as Americans took to the road again after January's historic snowstorms, U.S. data released April 25 showed, fueling optimism about gasoline demand as refiners brace for the busy summer driving season.

Jarrett Renshaw | Reuters
April 25, 2016
Business

Road Travel Rises by 4% in December on Cheap Fuel

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U.S. road travel rose by 4% in the nation's warmest December on record, government data showed Feb. 22, and capped a record-setting driving renaissance buoyed by inexpensive gasoline and lower unemployment.

Jarrett Renshaw | Reuters
February 24, 2016
Business

Motorists Drive Record 273 Billion Miles in October

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Motorists logged 273.5 billion miles on U.S. roads in October, a 2.4% increase over last year and the most ever for the month, according to data released on Dec. 16 by the U.S. Department of Transportation.

Jarrett Renshaw | Reuters
December 17, 2015
Business

Motorists Log Record 283.7 Billion Miles in US in July

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Motorists logged a record 283.7 billion miles on U.S. roadways in July, the most ever for the month and up 4.2% from a year earlier, according to government data.

Jarrett Renshaw | Reuters
September 29, 2015