The cost of fueling up has risen nationwide for more than 35 days straight according to AAA MidAtlantic.
In Delaware, motorists were paying $3.69 a gallon following an increase of two cents for the week.
Auto club spokeswoman Jana Tidwell says the price at the pump could flirt with the $4/gallon mark this spring.
She says recent drops in the price of crude may ease motorists' suffering in the near future.
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