Dump The Pump, June 19 -21

 

 

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Tuesday - Thursday, June 19 - 21
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
METRO RideStore
1900 Main St.
Houston, TX 77002

Tuesday, June 19
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Memorial City Mall (outside the food court)
303 Memorial City Way
Houston, TX 77024

Wednesday, June 20
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Discovery Green
1500 McKinney St,
Houston, TX 77010

Thursday, June 21
6 - 9 a.m.
Fannin South Transit Center
1604 West Bellfort
Houston, TX 77054

Thursday, June 21
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Southwest Multi-Service Center
6400 High Star Dr.
Houston, TX 77074

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Operating Costs Per Mile
Small Sedan Medium Sedan Large Sedan Medium SUV Minivan 1/2-Ton, Crew-
Cab Pickup
Hybrid Vehicle Electric Vehicle Average
Fuel 7.18 cents 9.03 cents 11.14 cents 11.76 cents 10.95 cents 13.88 cents 5.59 cents 3.68 cents 10.26 cents
Maintenance 6.83 cents 7.94 cents 8.44 cents 8.27 cents 7.81 cents 8.33 cents 6.99 cents 6.55 cents 7.91 cents
Cost Per Mile 14.01 cents 16.97 cents 19.58 cents 20.03 cents 18.76 cents 22.21 cents 12.58 cents 10.23 cents 18.18 cents

 

Ownership Cost
Small Sedan Medium Sedan Large Sedan Medium SUV Minivan 1/2-Ton, Crew-
Cab Pickup
Hybrid Vehicle Electric Vehicle Average
full-coverage insurance $1,288 $1,202 $1,200 $1,089 $1,075 $1,229 $1,208 $1,185 $1,178
license, registration, taxes $454 $639 $757 $831 $726 $984 $667 -$656 $718
depreciation
(15,000 miles annually)
$2,114 $3,187 $3,799 $3,720 $3,839 $3,587 $3,301 $5,704 $3,172
finance charge $396 $597 $706 $806 $692 $922 $624 $671 $674
Cost Per Year $4,252 $5,625 $6,462 $6,446 $6,332 $6,722 $5,800 $6,904 $5,742
Cost Per Day $11.65 $15.41 $17.70 $17.66 $17.35 $18.42 $15.89 $15.89 $15.73

 

Total Cost Per Mile
10,000 Total Miles
Per Year
Small Sedan Medium Sedan Large Sedan Medium SUV Minivan 1/2-Ton, Crew-
Cab Pickup
Hybrid Vehicle Electric Vehicle Average
cost per mile x 10,000 miles $1,401 $1,697 $1,958 $2,003 $1,876 $2,221 $1,258 $1,023 $1,023
cost per day x 365 days $4,252 $5,625 $6,462 $6,446 $6,332 $6,722 $5,800 $6,904 $5,742
decreased depreciation** -$145 -$159 -$198 -$241 -$185 -$279 -$170 -$191 $(206)
Total Cost Per Year $5,508 $7,163 $8,222 $8,208 $8,023 $8,664 $6,888 $7,736 $7,354
Total Cost Per Day $15.09 $19.62 $22.53 $22.49 $21.98 $23.74 $18.87 $21.19 $20.15
Total Cost Per Mile* $0.5508 $0.7163 $0.8222 $0.8208 $0.8023 $0.8664 $0.6888 $0.7736 $0.7354

Those who receive free parking may instead be entitled to a public transit subsidy up to $230 per month. For more information, read It Pays To Ride Public Transportation.

If you can live with one less vehicle in your household, you would save an additional $5,716 in car ownership cost (full-coverage insurance, license, registration, taxes, depreciation and finance charge).

The operating costs, ownership costs and total costs per mile are from the AAA 2017 Your Driving Costs.
* Total cost per year ÷ total miles.
** Decreased depreciation for mileage under 15,000 miles annually averaged over 5 years.

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