Stretching Your Gas Dollars Without Changing Vehicles

DriverDid you know that merely using fuel efficient driving techniques can improve fuel economy in most vehicles by more than ten percent? That's the news at a new federal web site. 

Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy and the Environmental Protection Agency, is a tool to help consumers make wise decisions about gas mileage, vehicle safety ratings and greenhouse gas emissions of different makes and models of vehicles produced in the last 15 years.

In Overdrive

Some of the fuel-saving tips at the site:

At the web site, car shoppers can also locate information - gas mileage and safety ratings - on the latest cars, pickup trucks, minivans and sport utility vehicles.

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