Good news for those loading up the Tahoe to get out of town this Labor Day weekend: Gas prices are at a record low.
The national average for gasoline prices dropped to $2.44 on Thursday, according to gas-pricing site GasBuddy.com. Friday’s national average sits at $2.42 per gallon.
This marks the lowest price at the pump for Labor Day weekend in 11 years.
The American Automobile Association (AAA) attributes these record prices to “lower crude oil costs and abundant petroleum supplies.