For the first time in more than a decade, the federal Environmental Protection Agency has revamped its fuel efficiency testing standards so that automakers can give consumers more accurate MPG ratings on new-car window stickers and in advertising.
Does this sound like you? You get into your blistering hot car that’s been baking on the macadam the entire July day. So the first thing you do is put down the windows. The second thing is blast the air conditioning. At some point after you drive off, you may put up the windows or […]
Let’s be smart about the fuel efficiency tips we follow. Vehicle engines and overall sensor technology has so changed since our parents were saving money on gasoline that their rules often don’t apply. Today, these tips simply won’t yield better fuel mileage: