It’s summertime, and that means road trips and summer vacations. It also means gas prices to be considered as you hit the long road. How do you know you are getting the best mile per gallon in your car? Thankfully Android, iPhone, and Windows 10 Phones have some great gas apps!
Below is a list of the best of the best. Download one of them and start tracking your gas. You may be surprised at what you find out!
Pure Gas – Pure Gas is a simple front-end app for the popular website pure-gas.org. You get a list of 100 ethanol-free gas stations sorted nearest to furthest. Just click on the one you like, and get driving directions!
MapQuest Gas Prices – With MapQuest Gas Prices you can:
- Find the cheapest gas price in your area
- Prices frequently updated
- Sort gas stations based on lowest price or distance from you
- Add stations as Favorites, and check which one has the lowest price in an instant!
- Supports many fuel types: Regular, Mid-Grade, Premium, Diesel, and even E-85
- Launch the MapQuest Navigation app to get voice-guided directions to a station
Fuel Calculator – This app will help you to calculate:
- fuel consumption of your car;
- fuel cost and fuel volume, necessary for trip;
- distance, which you can drive after refueling.
Gas Buddy – With Gas Buddy, users can locate gas stations nearby and view current prices. The app is updated by the user community and can be sorted by price, distance, or current location.
Car Care – Recommended by the Times, Car Care calculates fuel economy for as many automobiles as you want and even graphs their data. Detailed statistics give users a glimpse of how the different types of fuel perform in their vehicles, while notifying them of important maintenance actions that need to be taken.
iGasUp – provides the 10 cheapest gas stations closest to your current location and directions for how to get there. The app continuously updates its pricing data on 110,000 gas stations through real-time credit card transactions.
AAA TripTik Mobile – provides voice guidance with the latest gas prices, maps, directions, and other attractions, such as nearby events, restaurants, and hotels. AAA members can view office locations, AAA auto repair locations, and more
MPG Tracker – Easy to use, allowing quick data entry, yet provide plenty of statistics about your vehicle’s fuel consumption. The history view shows all your fill-up records, sorted by most recent date, and allows you to edit all entries. There is also multiple graphs that nicely show you how your MPG progresses and gas price changes over time.
My Car – My Car is the best application in Store for managing all information related to your car. Track your vehicle’s costs, services and fuel efficiency, add notes and reminders, add photos to your vehicle album etc. View and analyze interesting statistics and charts related to your vehicle. Pin vehicles to start (Live Tile). Supports multiple vehicles and OneDrive backup to keep your data safe.