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Old 12-16-2008, 02:31 AM   #1
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Global Fuel Price Tracking?

With everyone inputting their gas price as part of adding a fill up to be tracked, how hard would it be to add perhaps a zip code / state (for the USA folks) and the European equivalent to our profiles, and then use that data - anonymously of course - to track price per gallon per zip code / state.

People who are planning trips would most likely find this data the most useful.

Also, for the privacy advocates, make the zip code / state data NOT publicly viewable on a person profile, if for no other reason then for the safety of the owners cars on this site.

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Old 12-16-2008, 03:15 AM   #2
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The problem is with currency conversion really. We let people store their fuel prices in local currencies, but we'd have to do real-time conversion for it to make sense. Also, we currently only track locations down to the country, and not by state/zip, etc. Services like gas buddy are more in tune with following gas prices very precisely.
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