Gasoline prices in Sherman Oaks are already at record highs for the winter months and prices could increase another 50 cents a gallon if the current tensions involving Iran and Syria continue into the spring, according to industry analysts.
The possibility of $5 a gallon gas is not considered out of the question if the standoff over Iran's nuclear program escalates into a military confrontation with Israel.
The average price of regular gasoline in California is $4.32, however gas prices in Sherman Oaks are higher than the state average.
Generally, gas stations closest to freeways have the highest local prices.
Meantime motorists in Sherman Oaks looking for the lowest gasoline prices in the neighborhood can check with this link to find the best prices in town.