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Increasing Fuel Efficiency Without Hybrids and EVs: Down on On-Ramp, Up on Off-Ramp

By • Jun 15th, 2009 • Category: Clean Car Talk Daily Snapshots

Here’s a low tech solution that can make a big difference in increased fuel efficiency of vehicles at essentially no costs, and it benefits everyone. If we just change the way we enter highway on-ramps and off-ramps, we’d already be ahead of the efficiency game, regardless of the cars people drive.



Basic Hypermiling Techniques to Increase MPG

By • Dec 7th, 2008 • Category: Maximize Your MPG

If people really use their heads instead of their foot while driving, they will always come out ahead in their pocket. Practicing even just some of these techniques will make a difference in your mpg success. And in this tough economic time, this has double and triple effect.