Thanksgiving brings to mind images of roasted Turkey, hours before the TV, watching football and parades with giant inflated balloons. But for many Thanksgiving means also airports and streets defy, to visit family and friends.
This year AAA predicts 43.6 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more for the Thanksgiving weekend - one of the busiest weekends of trips of the year. More than 90% of leisure travellers are this year Pack the car and drive on the highway. If you one of the millions of people hit the open road for the long holiday are weekend - or at any time of the year for that matter - make sure to check out Fueleconomy.gov of the latest tool, save time and money on your trip.
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