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These are the top 10 vehicles that cost the most to fuel up in a year

Some vehicles now cost $100+ to fill up! Check our tips on better ways to save on your next trip.



Several automobiles that CR examined now cost more than $100 to fill up with gas. Check out our hints and suggestions for gas savings and gas conservation.

The 28.3 gallon fuel tank on the 2022 Ford Expedition costs $112* to fill up.

study and make (e.g. Cadillac)

Author: Jeff S. Bartlett

Anita Lam’s data analysis

Every time a driver fills up, the cost of transportation goes up due to high gas prices. Due to their propensity for being the thirstiest and having the largest fuel tanks, full-sized SUV and truck drivers pay a disproportionately high price.

Seven vehicles from CR’s tests cost more than $100 to fill up their tanks from empty at the current national average price of $3.95 per gallon for standard gasoline, with three additional models costing less than that amount as gas prices continue to decline from their June 2022 peak. These cars all have huge tanks that can contain 24 to 28 gallons, and according to CR’s tests, they get an average fuel economy of 14 to 17 mpg, which is the lowest of all the cars we examined. These motorists most likely feel the pinch.

We’re currently testing two models that might shortly join this group:

• The Jeep Wagoneer, with a 26.5-gallon tank, also belongs to the over-$100 club, costing $105 to fill up, while the Toyota Tundra, with a 32.2-gallon tank, would cost $127 to fill up.

Although these are extreme cases, many drivers are currently looking for assistance.

Major Gas-Saving Advice

• Gas cards may be alluring due to the savings, but you might save more money with a regular cash-back card.

• Compare prices at the gas station. You can find lower rates if you buy discounted gas at Costco, Sam’s Club, or BJ’s Warehouse. You can also save money by using an app like GasBuddy. Respect the speed limit and drive safely. For many automobiles, this strategy can actually improve fuel economy.

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The cost to fill the petrol tank with the following cars is listed from most costly to least expensive.

Ford Expedition 2022

Gas tank size, in gallons, is 28.3 Range per tank, in miles, is 453 Cost per full tank, $112

2022 Chevrolet Suburban Price per full tank, $111 Gas tank volume, 28 gallons Travel distance, 448 miles

applicable to the GMC Yukon XL as well.

Toyota Sequoia 2022

2022 Nissan Armada Cost per full tank: $103 Gas tank capacity, gallons: 26 Range per tank, miles: 364 Cost per full tank: $26.4 Gas tank capacity, miles per tank: 396

2022 Infiniti QX80 Price per full tank, in dollars and gallons: $103 Gas tank volume, in gallons: 26, and range, in miles: 390

Cost per full tank, 2022 Nissan Titan: $103 Fuel tank capacity, 26 gallons Travel distance, 416 miles, 2022 Ram 1500: $103 Fuel tank capacity, 26 gallons Travel distance, 416 miles

Cadillac Escalade 2022

Price for a full tank: $95.

24 gallon gas tank capacity; 384 miles per tank.

2022 Silverado 1500 Chevrolet

Price for a full tank: $95.

24 gallon gas tank capacity; 408 miles per tank.

relates to the GMC Sierra 1500 as well.

Chevrolet Tahoe 2022

Price for a full tank: $95.

24 gallon gas tank capacity; 408 miles per tank.

applicable to the GMC Yukon as well.