Fuel Savings Calculator

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Fuel Savings Calculator
The below calculator will tell you how much fuel cost you will save per
year by purchasing a hybrid versus buying the equivalent gas-powered model.
Just select a model, your average gas price, and miles driven; results show automatically.


Gas price in your area (per gallon):     
Miles driven per year:

(Results will be shown here)

Formula: Payback_Period = (MSRP_Difference - Tax_Credit) /
  (Yearly_Cost_NonHybrid - Yearly_Cost_Hybrid)
Where: Yearly_Cost = Miles_Driven * Gas_Price / MPG

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