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How to Improve your Fuel Economy


By Brian Turner -

Sooner or later this year, a price increase at the fuel pumps is coming. Whether it’s due to carbon taxing/pricing or some international crisis,we’re going to feel it in the wallet. And our current and growing love affair with SUVs, crossovers, and trucks isn’t going to make things any easier. There are many things that drivers can do to improve their ride’s fuel economy and we’ve covered them here to almost the point of annoying repetition. We’ve talked about vehicle maintenance, keeping tire pressures correct, lowering our driving speeds, removing unneeded trunk gear to save weight, and the list goes on.

The biggest problem with all these valuable tips is that each one of them only improves our fuel tanks’ ranges by small percentage points. Running tires at a few pounds below spec for example, only increases your fuel expenses by a few percentage points. Add everything together and your fuel savings can be substantial, but it’s hard to get excited about any one item.

However, in terms of comparing one fuel saving idea against another, there really is a single magic bullet. And this will deliver amazing results regardless of what type of engine is under your hood or how many speeds your transmission has. It’s how you accelerate.

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