This article first appeared on RTL.de
What is behind it, such as a clever advertising campaign? It was a mistake, explains the gas station operator. Actually, the fuel should cost exactly one euro more. An employee entered the wrong price.
At least the tank discount was a big hit. By late Tuesday evening, the tanks were completely empty - and many drivers were happy. The gas station boss booked everything under "unwanted special sales campaign." There was no information on how many liters of petrol were tanked at a special price.