RICHMOND, Va. -- Sheetz gas stations in Virginia and throughout the Mid-Atlantic region — that offer Unleaded 88 and E85 grades of fuel — have lowered the price of its Unleaded 88 gas to $3.99 a gallon.
The convenience store chain has lowered the price of its E85 gas to $3.49 a gallon.
"Unleaded 88 is approved by the EPA for use in vehicles for model years 2001 or newer as well as light-duty trucks, SUVs and Flex Fuel Vehicles," a Sheetz spokesperson said in a statement. "E85 contains more ethanol (51%-83%) and is not compatible with all vehicles. It is designed specifically for "flexible fuel vehicles" or FFVs."
The limited-time price reduction will stay in place through the July 4 holiday weekend, an announcement from the gas station chain read.
The average price of gas around Richmond is $4.71 a gallon, according to RichmondGasPrices.com.
Sheetz gas stations offer Unleaded 88 and E85 grades of fuel in the following Central Virginia locations:
7035 West Broad Street
Richmond, Va. 23294
7419 Pole Green Road
Mechanicsville, Va. 23116
550 South Airport Drive
Henrico, Va. 23231
1900 Colonial Crossings Drive
Prince George, Va. 23875
4201 Anderson Highway
Powhatan, Va. 23139
151 Wagner Road
Petersburg, Va. 23805
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